Trump sends message to Nigeria’s president

The United States President, Donald Trump, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari, on Monday. The statement was released to the media by the US Diplomatic Mission in Nigeria. The letter read, “On behalf of the American people, I extend our warmest greetings and congratulate you on the 59th anniversary of …

Omoleye Sowore: See details of court proceedings on Monday

An Abuja Federal High Court on Monday denied Omoleye Sowore bail after he pleaded not guilty to seven counts against him by the Federal Government. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Sowore, Sahara Reporters Publisher, has been in custody of the Department of State Services (DSS) after convening a …

Federal Govt re-arraigns Sowore for treason

On Monday, the Nigerian Government re-arraigned Omoyele Sowore, the Convener of RevolutionNow protest before a Federal High Court in Abuja, FCT. Sowore, who was a 2019 presidential candidate of African Action Congress, AAC, was re-arraigned alongside his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare. The duo were brought to the court by operatives of …

Sixteen died in Bauchi over Yellow Fever outbreak

No fewer than 16 out of 20 confirmed cases, has died over the outbreak of Yellow Fever in Bauchi State, this happened as a result of rejection of vaccination by some citizens in the state. The Executive Chairman of the Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency (BSPHCDA), Dr. Rilwanu …

Oh no: A middle aged man sets wife ablaze in Ondo State

What a sad incident as Ojo Daniyan, a middle-aged-man, has been arrested for allegedly setting Dorcas, his wife on fire over her refusal to give him money. The incident occurred in Irese area of Akure, the Ondo State capital, after a misunderstanding between the couple over money collected from the …

Trump loses in court

A U.S. judge, on Friday blocked a Trump administration rule that would have allowed indefinite detention of migrant families. According to Reuters, the court declared that it was inconsistent with a decades-old court settlement that governs conditions for migrant children in U.S. custody. The judge disagreed with the new rule …