Hosni Mubarak of Egypt is dead

    Share this on WhatsAppThe former President of Egypt, Hosni Mubarak has been pronounced dead. Mubarak, who ruled for 30 years until a deadly takeover died in a Cairo hospital at aged 91, Mirror UK reports. Mubarak was ousted from office as the president and imprisoned in 2011 following mass protests …

    Kazeem’s death: Alhaji Atiku calls for reform of SARS

    Share this on WhatsAppFormer Vice President , Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has called for the reform of Special Anti-Robbery Squad [SARS] His call is coming hours after the alleged murder of footballer, Kazeem Tiyamiyu (Kaka) by some operatives attached to SARS on the Sagamu-Abeokuta road. There are varying reports in the …

    Amotekun: Miyetti Allah endorses Yoruba security outfit on Monday

    Share this on WhatsAppThe Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Oyo State chapter, has called for the inclusion of its members in Amotekun. Yaqub Bello, a former Chairman of MACBAN in the state, spoke on Monday at a public hearing on the Oyo State Security Network Agency Bill, …

    Bayelsa state: ‘I am a miracle governor’ – Douye opens up on some secret

    Share this on WhatsAppThe Bayelsa State Governor, Douye Diri has described himself as a miracle governor. Douye, who was recently Sworn-in as governor of the state, revealed that his ‘stolen” mandate was restored through divine intervention. However, addressing journalists yesterday in Abuja, the governor disclosed that the result initially declared …

Boko Haram: My govt has weakened Boko Haram – President Buhari insists

Share this on WhatsAppMuhammadu Buhari, the president of Nigeria, has on Sunday declared that his government has weakened Boko Haram. Buhari stated this in reaction to the attack on Garkida in Adamawa State. The President, in a statement by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, condemned the attack and assured that no …

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Justice Mary Odili: Rivers NASS caucus raises alarm over alleged FG silence, petitions international community

Share this on WhatsAppThe National Assembly (NASS), Rivers State caucus, Sunday wondered why the Federal government allegedly maintained a long time of silence over the attack on the family house of a Supreme Court Justice, Mary Odili. It also accused the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, of hiring political thugs …

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Ogun: Riot as Ogun residents accuse police of killing Shooting Stars footballer on Saturday

Share this on WhatsAppRiot broke out in Sagamu area of Ogun State following allegations that a footballer, known as Kareem, was killed by men of the Special Anti-Robbery squad (SARS) on Saturday. But the Ogun State Police Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said Kareem was knocked down by a vehicle while …

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Gov Ikpeazu issues ultimatum to Abia Electoral Commission to conduct LG election

Share this on WhatsAppThe Abia State Executive Council has directed the Abia Independent National Electoral Commission (ABSIEC) to provide details of the cost and required logistics support to conduct local government elections in the seventeen local government areas of the state on or before September 30th, 2020. This is coming …

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Boko Haram: NAF airstrike kills key ISWAP leaders in Borno State

Share this on WhatsAppAn airstrike by the Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has killed some key leaders of Islamic State of West Africa Province, ISWAP, in Borno State. In a statement released by NAF’s spokesperson, Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola on Saturday, said the ISWAP leaders were killed in Jubillaram and Alinwa …

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Abacha loot: Nigeria’s Attorney General reacts as US opposes Buhari govt’s ‘plan’ to hand Atiku $100m

Share this on WhatsAppNigeria’s Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has dismissed United States’ reported opposition to alleged plan by the President Muhammadu Buhari government to hand $100million to Kebbi Governor, Atiku Bagudu, from recovered Sani Abacha loot. Malami, through Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, his Special Assistant on Public Relations, …

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Ebonyi: Two killed, others attacked in Ebonyi PDP councillorship primaries

Share this on WhatsAppKillings and attacks have continued unabated in the ongoing ward primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ebonyi state chapter. The party primaries turned bloody, especially in Afikpo North local government area where two persons, one Enyinna Ibiam Uche and another whose name was yet to be …

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Boko Haram/ISWAP: ‘Terrorism would’ve been over if Obasanjo was president’ – Former minister Kayode insists

Share this on WhatsAppFemi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has said the Boko Haram menace would have been over if ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo was still in power. Fani-Kayode said Obasanjo would have crushed Boko Haram, ISWAP and Fulani militias if he was the current president of Nigeria. In a tweet, the …

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Nigerian Govt is planning to digitalize border management – Aregbesola opens up

Share this on WhatsAppThe Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, on Friday, disclosed that the Federal government of Nigeria is working towards making management and control of land borders ICT-driven for effective surveillance and intelligence gathering. He added that the government would be partnering with Global Information and Communication Technology company, …

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Recent killings: We’ll give herdsmen bloodiest retaliation – Group makes vows

Share this on WhatsAppThe Biafra Nations Youth League (BNYL), has condemned the recent killings of seven villagers in Delta State by suspected Fulani herdsmen, vowing to retaliate. Recall that the corpses of eight farmers, reportedly killed by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen at Uwheru in Ughelli North Local Government Area …

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