Okah: FG Calls On MEND To Embrace Peace

Must Read

COVID-19: Nigerians Adjusting To Ban On Social, Religious Gathering

To contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic in Lagos, the State Government ordered civil servants from level 1-12 to...

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today: 29th March 2020

Good Morning, welcome to Information Nigeria’s Newspaper headlines for today, 29th March 2020.Here are the major headlines.Coronavirus: Benue State...

NCDC Confirms Eight New Coronavirus Cases In Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed eight new cases of the novel Coronavirus in the country,...

COVID-19: Presidency NOT Paying N30,000 Relief Funds To Nigerians

Nigerian Presidency on Saturday refuted a report that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the distribution of N30,000 each to...

Covid-19: Buhari Receives Health Minister, NCDC DG At Presidential Villa (Photos)

The whereabouts of President Muhammadu Buhari has no doubt raised a lot of highbrow in the last few days...
Ardent Reader, News Freak, Socio-Political Commentator, Archaeologist & Pro-Democrat.

Labaran MakuThe letter purportedly issued by Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND), threatening to wage war against the Nigerian state following the conviction of Henry Okah in South Africa, has attracted the reaction of the Federal Government.

Minister of Information, Mr Labaran Maku, in Abuja on Sunday, said it would be wrong for any group or individual to hold any grudge against Nigeria as Henry Okah was tried and convicted in South Africa.

He therefore appealed to Nigerians to be law abiding, in order to promote economic growth in the country.

The minister also stressed the need to sustain the peace in the Niger Delta, noting that the amnesty programme was on course.

“Anything you do against your country is not a plus.We call on those making threats to commit themselves to the laws of the land to allow the peace that has reigned in this nation over the couple of years and the amnesty programme not to be breached.

“We call on our citizens to cooperate with the president to stabilise peace and, indeed, ensure you contribute to the development of the country,’’ he said.

- Advertisement -


  1. When yerima sucesfuly executed sharia in zamfara state kiling thousands he was later elevated to d senate house were he maried 13year old egyptian to enjoy himself but in okahs case bein frm ss nd hav only kiled ten pple as aleged nd he was folowed squarely to life imprisonment which means dat justice is best wen it torches ss or se… Shame


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -