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Photos from ‘Anti-Islam Film Protests’ Around The World

“This is the start of a serious movement that must continue all over the Muslim world in defense of the Prophet of God (PBUH)… As long as there’s blood in us, we will not remain silent over insults against our Prophet (PBUH).” – Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah From Pakistan…

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California man confirms role in anti-Islam film amid mystery over movie and its makers

LOS ANGELES — The search for those behind the provocative, anti-Muslim film implicated in violent protests in Egypt and Libya led Wednesday to a California Coptic Christian convicted of financial crimes who acknowledged his role in managing and providing logistics for the production.

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Telecoms and Boko Haram – By Dr. Aliyu Tilde

The much expected claim of responsibility for the attacks on offices and installations of telecommunication companies (telecoms) in Nigeria by Jama’at Ahlus Sunnah lid Da’awati wal Jihad – or Boko Haram as they are popularly called – finally came yesterday. With it, it is certain that the two elephants are logged in a fight that […]

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‘The North will rise again’ – Muhammad Al-Ghazali

These certainly are not the best of times for the various states in the northern half of Nigeria. From lofty heights under the able and commanding leadership of the late Sir Ahmadu Bello, the Sardauna of Sokoto, the region has now become a problem onto itself. It is presently not only home to one of […]

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The Contribution of Muslim Leaders to Insecurity in Nigeria

At a joint meeting between the Special Task Force (STF) and representatives of Muslim communities of Jos and Barikin Ladi in Plateau State, the Muslims yielded to the appeal by the STF not to pray at their usual Eid praying ground at Barikin Ladi. A day earlier, the Izala group has also acquiesced to pressure […]

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Relief for the Fulani in Jos

Readers of my Facebook page (Facebook/aliyu.u.tilde) might have read the posting I made this morning regarding the current humanitarian situation of the forcibly displaced Fulani in Barikin Ladi and Riyom local governments. I then reported that no relief material has reached them even as at noon when I made the posting. The situation has not […]

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The Latest on Fulani/STF Standoff – By Dr. Aliyu Tilde

(All editing errors regretted. There isn’t time to proofread the article thoroughly this late) When it became clear that the Defence Headquarters are bent on carrying out its security operation in the areas it announced, we put our heads together to see what best we can make of the situation to ensure minimum difficulties for […]

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Police recover 46 explosive devices from residential building in Okene – Daily Trust

Police in Kogi on Monday announced the recovery of 46 Improvised Explosive Devices, and the arrest of a suspect from a residential building during an overnight operation.

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Quit notice to Fulani: Northern govs caution STF

Jos – Plateau, Nigeria Governors of the Northern states yesterday urged the Special Task Force to exercise caution regarding the quit notice given to Fulani people in Plateau State. Chairman of the Northern States Governors Forum, Governor Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu of Niger State, in a statement yesterday in reaction to the notice given to Fulani […]

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The Fulani and the Genocide Dream of Jang – Dr. Aliyu Tilde

The death of a Senator and a member of the Plateau State House of Assembly has once more drawn the attention of the country to the unending crisis on the Plateau, not because there was cessation in the conflict before their deaths but because the crisis has started to take a new dimension altogether. The […]

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