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Nigeria Air Force rain bombs on Boko Haram

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has bombarded the Boko Haram terrorists’ camp at Alafa ‘C’ in the heart of Sambisa forest in Borno State. This...

Coronavirus: CR’ govt takes sensitization exercise to Calabar Municipality, South

Cross River State Commissioner for Health, Dr Betta Edu and her team in the Ministry of Health has stepped up sensitisation campaign on the...

Nigerian leaders including myself have failed in terms of security – Ohakim

A former Governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim has blamed the current security situation in the country on the nation’s political leaders who have...

Solskjaer backs Ighalo to improve further at Man Utd after brace

Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo is fulfilling all the expectations of the Premier League club when they signed him on loan and the Nigerian...

Ekiti PDP congress: Fayose, Olujimi in war of words

The two main caucuses of the Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Ayo Fayose and Senator Biodun Olujimi, on Friday engaged in war of...

Coronavirus Update: Two out of three suspected cases test negative- Health Minister, Ehanire

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has confirmed that two out of the three recent suspected cases of Coronavirus identified in Lagos are negative,...

Lots of injustices have been done to Igbos – General Gowon

Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (retd), has admitted that the Igbo nation had been marginalised in Nigeria’s polity. The ex-Head of State spoke...

IHRC raises alarm over alleged plot to set up Nigeria’s CJN, Tanko

The International Human Rights Commission said, it has uncovered plot to set up the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Muhammad Ibrahim Tanko. Speaking at a...

Again, herdsmen attack Benue community, rape monarch’s wife, others

Suspected Fulani herdsmen in the early hours of Thursday attacked the Mbanyiar community in the Guma Local Government Area of Benue State and raped...

DPR seals seven illegal LPG plants in Lagos

UGO AMADI   The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has  intensified efforts to curtail the incidence of gas explosion in Lagos State with the closure of...
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Gunmen kill 13 in Benue, set houses ablaze

The Police Command in Benue, on Monday confirmed the killing of 13 villagers by unidentified gunmen in Edikwu District, Apa Local Government...

FMDQ admits new debt securities to its platform

COMFORT EKELEME In keeping to its commitment of providing a reliable and credible platform to support capital formation, FMDQ...

Towards credible guber poll in Ondo

Now that the governorship primary elections of the political parties in Ondo state have ended and the campaigns for the poll slated...

Edo Assembly Crisis : Senator Bamidele slams Obaseki

ADEKUNLE ADESUJI, Abuja  Chairman of the Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, Senator Michael Opeyemi Bamidele,on Sunday  berated  Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State over alleged  invasion of the State Assembly Complex in Benin City last week. Bamidele while speaking with journalists in  Abuja on Sunday ,stressed that the continued onslaughts on the Honourable members of the Edo State House of Assembly by Obaseki should be condemned and resisted by all lovers  of democracy because the legislature is an integral and critical component of democracy anywhere around the world. He described  the alleged actions as unlawful,  subversive and a damning threat to democracy in Nigeria. He maintained  that the deliberate and inordinate sabotage of the legitimate activities of the lawmakers in the State legislature is a direct  invitation to anarchy  and this must be promptly halted before the situation is allowed to get out of hands.