Monthly Archives: October 2018

Tinubu Shocks Okorocha, Others Over Oshiomhole Removal Plot, Speaks on Atiku

A chieftain of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu has reacted to the plot by some aggrieved governors, including Rochas Okorocha, who lost out in various primary elections held by the party accros the country.   Speaking after a meeting with President Buhari at the presidential villa, Abuja, Tinubu strongly noted that the supremacy of the ...

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Court Orders Remand of 8 Men Over Attempted Murder, Others

An Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, has ordered the remand of eight suspects who were brought before the court over alleged attempted murder related offences. The eight suspects are: Akinmuleya Abiye, 45, Juni Yagba, 48, Yusuf Agunbiade, 21, Taiwo Omosehin, 48, Ola Omosowone, 35, Samuel Agunyebi, 28, Michael Aladetan, 40 and Okunomo Tomola, 30. Magistrate B. I. Bakare, who presided ...

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2019: Why We’re Still Undecided on Buhari, Atiku – Arewa Youths

As permutations continue for the coming major contest for the presidency between incumbent President Muhammadu Buhari and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the North, a major swing region, says it is yet to take a definite stand on either of the two. The revelation was made by Malam Abdul-Azeez Suleiman, leader of the Northern Emancipation Network, a critical partner in the Coalition ...

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Rimamnde Bitrus Tackles APC over Taraba South Senate Ticket, Threatens Court Action

In what Will appear as a repeat of the 2015 pre election saga that took Rimamnde Bitrus and Sen Bwacha up to the supreme court, Rimamnde is set to challenge the purported primary election of the APC which saw the Emergence of Ishaya BAUKA as the APC candidate for election into the office of the Senate of Taraba south Senatorial ...

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How Nigeria Lost 360 Civilians To Islamic Extremists In October 2018 – Intersociety

International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has in a report revealed that no fewer than 360 civilian lives were lost in October 2018 alone to extremists. According to the report released on Wednesday by the human rights body, 260 civilian Christians and 100 non-Christians were killed in parts of the country by fundamentalist extremists. The ...

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Illegal Repatriation of $8.1bn: Court Fixes  Dec. 4 for Hearing of MTN’s Suit Against FG, CBN

 A Federal High Court, Lagos, today fixed November 4, 2018, for hearing of the preliminary objection filed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and other pending applications in a suit filed by MTN Communications Limited against the apex bank and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) over the illegal remittance of $8,134,312,397.63 . At the resumed hearing of the matter today, Chief ...

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