Kaduna LG Polls: Igabi APC Stakeholders Cry Out Against Imposition

Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have united against what they described as imposition of candidate for the forthcoming LGA Polls in the state.

Kaduna LG Polls: Igabi APC Stakeholders Cry Out Against Imposition

Stakeholders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have united against what they described as imposition of candidate for the forthcoming LGA Polls in the state. Addressing the press on Saturday March 3 in Kaduna, they blamed a member of the House of Representatives, Honourable Abubakar Mohammed Mamadi, […]

Dapchi Abduction: Searches extend to neighbouring countries

The ongoing search for the 110 girls who were abducted from the Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State, has been extended to the neighbouring countries, the Federal Government has announced.

Dapchi Abduction: Searches extend to neighbouring countries

The ongoing search for the 110 girls who were abducted from the Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State, has been extended to the neighbouring countries, the Federal Government has announced. In a statement issued in Abuja on Friday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said top military and […]

Nigerian Army denies killing Vigilante member in Edo

The 4 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Benin, has denied killing any vigilante member or freeing any suspected herdsman in Edo State.

Nigerian Army denies killing Vigilante member in Edo

The 4 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Benin, has denied killing any vigilante member or freeing any suspected herdsman in Edo State. Capt Mohammed Maidawa, Assistant Director Army Public Relations, made this known in a statement made available to newsmen yesterday. Maidawa said, “the attention of the Headquarters of 4 Brigade, Nigerian Army, has been drawn to […]

2019: CNPP Backs NASS on Order of Elections, Cautions CSOs Rejecting Reordered Polls

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has thrown its weight behind the National Assembly on reordering of 2019 general elections and beyond, insisting that the presidential election must come last to save Nigerian democracy and the country from nosediving into a one party state at any point in our national life.  

2019: CNPP Backs NASS on Order of Elections, Cautions CSOs Rejecting Reordered Polls

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has thrown its weight behind the National Assembly on reordering of 2019 general elections and beyond, insisting that the presidential election must come last to save Nigerian democracy and the country from nosediving into a one party state at any point in our national life. In its reaction […]

SERAP urges Ambode to reverse ‘unfair Lekki toll charges’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Governor Akinwunmi Ambode “to take steps to immediately reverse the unfair and discriminatory toll charges at the Lekki-Epe Expressway and Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge toll gates by the Lekki Concession Company, if the Lagos State government is not to run the risk of undermining the public interests, democratic values and accountability, and opportunities for participation.”

SERAP urges Ambode to reverse ‘unfair Lekki toll charges’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged Governor Akinwunmi Ambode “to take steps to immediately reverse the unfair and discriminatory toll charges at the Lekki-Epe Expressway and Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge toll gates by the Lekki Concession Company, if the Lagos State government is not to run the risk of undermining the public interests, democratic […]

Lawmakers call for IGP resignation over Benue incidents

The House of Representative has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim over his inability to carry out his responsibilities.

Lawmakers call for IGP resignation over Benue incidents

The House of Representative has called on the President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Inspector General of Police, Idris Ibrahim over his inability to carry out his responsibilities. The lawmakers believe that IGP is not professional, therefore calling for a more professional officer to replace him. The call was made on Wednesday during the plenary […]

EFCC chair: Replace Magu now, activist tells Buhari

A renowned civil rights activist, Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi Sulaiman has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to shop for replacement of the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu with substantive nominee by sending the name of such nominee to the upper chamber of the National Assembly for confirmation.

EFCC chair: Replace Magu now, activist tells Buhari

……warns Sagay against disobedience to court order A renowned civil rights activist, Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi Sulaiman has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to shop for replacement of the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu with substantive nominee by sending the name of such nominee to the upper chamber of the National Assembly for confirmation. He […]

Police arrest murderous security guard in Edo

Police arrest murderous security guard in Edo

Edo State police command of the Nigerian police has arrested a security guard and his gang who murdered his employer, Major Afisatu Ajuya, at the weekend. Afisatu is the elder sister to Mrs Usoh, wife of Chief Douglas E. Usoh, the Odobaewu of  Benin Kingdom. The incident took place at the Upper Ugbo road area […]

Handover Lawal, Oke to EFCC, ICPC – SERAP asks Buhari

Handover Lawal, Oke to EFCC, ICPC – SERAP asks Buhari

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has welcomed the decision by President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the suspended Secretary to Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Mr Ayodele Oke. The organization also called on Buhari to “urgently handover Lawal and Oke to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and […]

Air Strike: Over 411 Boko Haram members, 9 soldiers killed in Borno

Air Strike: Over 411 Boko Haram members, 9 soldiers killed in Borno

About 411 members of the Boko Haram sect were killed in an air strike carried out by the military on Saturday in remote areas in northern Borno. Some local hunters and members of the volunteer youth groups known as Civilian JTF who are working with the military in the fight against insurgency in the state, […]