Former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, has departed the country for medical treatment of his protracted spinal cord ailment. The former PDP spokesman was sighted at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Wednesday evening on crutches, accompanied by some family members andContinue Reading

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A self acclaimed activist, Mr Kenechukwu Okeke, has filed a criminal charge against some notable Nigerians, including clergyman and founder of Daystar Christian Center, Pastor Sam Adeyemi; rights activist, Aisha Yesufu; Nigerian sport icon, Kanu Nwankwo; music star, David Adeleke aka ‘Davido’, and 46 others over alleged complicity in theContinue Reading

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has rejected reports by global rights organisation, Amnesty International, that police officers shot at #EndSARS protesters. He described Amnesty’s report of October 21, 2020, that police personnel shot at peaceful protesters as “untrue, misleading and contrary to all available empirical evidence”. Adamu said policeContinue Reading

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday, expressed sadness over a vehicle accident that claimed lives, including those of pupils of Presentation Nursery and Primary School in Mgbowu, Awgu Local Government Area of Enugu State. Buhari’s condolence message was contained in a statement by his Special Adviser onContinue Reading

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The demonstrations, which began as a peaceful march two weeks ago, have degenerated into crisis in various states, leading to loss of lives and destruction of properties. Over the past three days, attacks have been launched on government-owned institutions and private businesses, leading to deaths and properties being razed. OnContinue Reading

THE Federal High  Court in Abuja yesterday gave Senator Ali Ndume, who is representing Borno South, 21 days, to produce former chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, who has repeatedly failed to appear for continuation of his trial on money laundering charges. The former pension bossContinue Reading