Xenophobic Attacks: We Are Reaching A Tipping Point – Dabiri-Erewa

The Chairman, National Diaspora Commission, Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has again condemned the killing of Nigerians in South Africa.

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Army Reacts To Killing Of Police Officers [Full Statement]

  The Nigerian army has described as unfortunate, the incident which led to the death of three police officers and a civilian. According to a statement by the Acting Director Of Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa, troops of 93 Battalion Nigerian Army Takum, pursued and exchanged fire with some persons suspected to be kidnappers … Continue reading Army Reacts To Killing Of Police Officers [Full Statement]

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Senate To Appeal Court Ruling On Edo State Assembly

  The Nigerian Senate has said that it will appeal a court ruling which is stopping the Parliament from taking over the legislative functions of the Edo State House of Assembly. In a statement by Benjamin Kalu, the Chairman, House Committee on Media, the Senate said while the Parliament while comply with the court ruling, … Continue reading Senate To Appeal Court Ruling On Edo State Assembly

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#RevolutionNow: Does Sowore Want Nigerians To Make Him President – Oshiomhole

  The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has said that the Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore must be clear on what he wants.  Oshiomhole made this remarks while condemning the #RevolutionNow protest as planned by Mr Sowore who is the convener of the Global Coalition for Security and … Continue reading #RevolutionNow: Does Sowore Want Nigerians To Make Him President – Oshiomhole

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Alleged N1.2bn Money Laundering: EFCC To Arraign Maurice Iwu Today

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), will on Thursday arraign a former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) Professor Maurice Iwu.

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El-Zakzaky: Kaduna State Government To Appeal High Court Judgment

  The Kaduna State Government says it will appeal against the Monday’s decision of the state’s High Court which granted permission to the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, Sheikh El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zeenat, to seek medical treatment in India. The state commissioner for internal security and home affairs, Samuel Aruwan who confirmed … Continue reading El-Zakzaky: Kaduna State Government To Appeal High Court Judgment

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Buhari Vows To Be More Party Conscious In Final Term

  President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday assured members of the National Working Committee (NWC) of All Progressives Congress (APC) that he would be more conscious of the interests of the party in taking key decisions. Receiving members of the NWC of the APC at the State House in Abuja, President Buhari pledged to uphold party supremacy … Continue reading Buhari Vows To Be More Party Conscious In Final Term

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Venezuela Crisis: China Warns US Against Bullying

  China on Wednesday hit back at remarks from a top US official who warned Beijing and Moscow against supporting the Venezuelan regime of Nicolas Maduro, and called on Washington to stop “bullying” other countries. The United States is one of more than 50 countries backing opposition leader Juan Guaido in Venezuela, whereas China and several other countries, … Continue reading Venezuela Crisis: China Warns US Against Bullying

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Charge Sowore To Court, Falana Dares Government, Security Agencies

  Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has dared the Nigerian Government and security operatives to charge Mr Omoyele Sowore to court.  Sowore, who was the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in the 2019 Presidential Election, was arrested on Saturday by Department of State Services (DSS). The DSS accused the convener of #RevolutionNow … Continue reading Charge Sowore To Court, Falana Dares Government, Security Agencies

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Court Orders Transfer Of Ex-Brazilian President To Sao Paulo Prison

  A judge in Brazil on Wednesday ordered the transfer of jailed leftist icon Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to a prison in Sao Paulo, citing the inadequacy of the current facility.  The ex-president is serving eight years and 10 months for accepting a bribe as part of a massive kickback scheme involving state oil giant Petrobras. … Continue reading Court Orders Transfer Of Ex-Brazilian President To Sao Paulo Prison

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