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Daily Archives: October 21, 2019

Tinubu, Saraki’s humiliation will make Buhari’s re-election difficult – Shehu Sani

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central, Senator Shehu Sani, has warned that the humiliation of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, the All Progressives Congress, APC, the national leader, Bola Tinubu, by the federal government, will make tough the re-election of President [...]

March 24, 2018 Government and politics

Agitation for secession not an offence under Nigerian Law – IPOB fires back at court

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has argued that agitation for secession is not an offence under the Nigerian laws. IPOB said this in reaction to the secret trial of its elusive leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s co-defenders, Bright Chimezie, Chidiebere Onwudiwe, [...]

March 24, 2018 Nigerian-Biafran War

This week on Techpoint: You are special

You asked, we listened. According to feedback we keep receiving, because our past events have always been overbooked, a lot of attendees end up standing throughout. We know this is uncomfortable. So in response, we are introducing VIP tickets for Techpoint [...]

March 24, 2018 Technology Business & StartUps

My daughter, Iyabo does not take nonsense from anyone – Obasanjo

Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, has described his daughter, Iyabo as a tough woman who will not tolerate nonsense from anyone. Obasanjo was speaking at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, while addressing women at the 14th annual lecture of the [...]

March 24, 2018 Government and politics

INEC releases schedule, timetable for Dino Melaye’s recall

Timetable for Dino Melaye’s recall: The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has released the timetable for the recall of Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye. The process is set to start on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. This was part of [...]

March 24, 2018 Government and politics

Nigerian Supreme Court Justice, Ngwuta, accused of corruption set free

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court on Friday dismissed the 13-count charge of fraud brought against a Supreme Court justice, Sylvester Ngwuta. Mr. Ngwuta was arraigned by the federal government, after his house and the residences of six [...]

March 24, 2018 Government and politics

Police to establish Explosives Ordinance Training School in Borno

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, yesterday disclosed that the Police plan to establish an Explosive Ordinance Training School in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, to train more personnel to address life-threatening issues relating to explosive ordinance handling [...]

March 24, 2018 Military

PDP says vindicated by Gates’ criticisms of Buhari’s economic policies

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on yesterday that the verdict by United States billionaire, Mr. Bill Gates, that President Muhammadu Buhari’s economic policies are anti-people has vindicated its stand that the administration is the worst in the history of [...]

March 24, 2018 Government and politics

We’ll deal with politicians making fortunes from abductions, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned that security agencies would deal severely with those he described as “unscrupulous characters” who make political fortune out of schoolgirls’ abductions in the country. Receiving 107 schoolgirls and two primary school pupils from Dapchi, Yobe [...]

March 24, 2018 Government and politics