Situation Room Asks Buhari To Withdraw Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

  The Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to withdraw the nomination of his aide, Lauretta Onochie, as a commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). In a statement issued on Tuesday, the Convener of Situation Room, Clement Nwankwo, said Onochie’s nomination is an attempt to weaken the efforts to … Continue reading Situation Room Asks Buhari To Withdraw Onochie’s Nomination As INEC Commissioner

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#SARSMustEnd Protests: NBA Condemns Use Of Live Ammunition By Police

  The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has condemned the use of live ammunition by the Nigeria Police in the ongoing protests against police brutality in the country. Speaking during a press conference on Tuesday in Abuja, NBA President, Olumide Akpata, said the use of live bullet will only aggravate the already tensed situation in the … Continue reading #SARSMustEnd Protests: NBA Condemns Use Of Live Ammunition By Police

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Onochie Not Qualified To Be INEC Commissioner, Says Falana

Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, has faulted the appointment of Lauretta Onochie, an aide to President Muhammadu Buhari as a member of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

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No Single Protester Was Killed In Lagos – CP

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has said that no single protester was killed during the protest in Lagos on Monday.

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No State Has Suffered In The Hands Of SARS Like Rivers – Wike

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike says the state has suffered in the hands of the erstwhile Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The governor disclosed this on Tuesday while addressing the #EndSARS protesters in Port Harcourt, the state capital. “Nobody has suffered, no state has suffered in the hands of SARS-like Rivers State,” Governor Wike said. … Continue reading No State Has Suffered In The Hands Of SARS Like Rivers – Wike

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Four Children Drown In Jigawa Village

  Four children on Tuesday got drowned while trying to cross a stream on their way back from their farm in Kafin Doki of Sara Town in Gwaram Local Government Area of Jigawa State. The Police Public Relations Officer, Abdu Jinjiri, who confirmed the incident to Channels Television, said so far three bodies have been … Continue reading Four Children Drown In Jigawa Village

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Reps To Inaugurate Committee To Review 1999 Constitution

The House of Representatives has announced that it will be inaugurating a Special Committee on the Review of the 1999 Constitution on Thursday.

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IGP Orders All Disbanded SARS Officials To Report For Psychological Examination

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered all personnel of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) to report to the force headquarters in Abuja for debriefing, psychological and medical examination.

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EFCC Arraigns Suspected Fraudsters Over Alleged N11.1m Scam

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has arraigned two alleged fraudsters, Sunday Olakunle Ogunkeye and Gaji Adewale Emmanuel, before Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja,. The suspects were arraigned on a five-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing to the tune of N11, 136,000.00(Eleven Million, One Hundred … Continue reading EFCC Arraigns Suspected Fraudsters Over Alleged N11.1m Scam

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EFCC Arraigns Suspected Fraudsters Over Alleged N11.1m Scam

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has arraigned two alleged fraudsters, Sunday Olakunle Ogunkeye and Gaji Adewale Emmanuel, before Justice Sherifat Solebo of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja,. The suspects were arraigned on a five-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing to the tune of N11, 136,000.00(Eleven Million, One Hundred … Continue reading EFCC Arraigns Suspected Fraudsters Over Alleged N11.1m Scam

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