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Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

50 AK-47 Rifles Recovered From Nasarawa Deputy Governor's Attackers

50 AK-47 Rifles Recovered From Nasarawa Deputy Governor’s Attackers

50 AK-47 Rifles Recovered From Nasarawa Deputy Governor’s Attackers Muhammad Akazakwai, a kidnap kingpin said to have masterminded the recent attack on the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, Emmanuel Akabe has been arrested by operatives of the Department of State [...]

September 1, 2019 Crime
Shi’ite Leaders

Arrest Shi’ite Leaders Nationwide – IGP Mohammed Adamu Orders

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria may be in for a new ordeal as the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the arrest of all identified Shi’ite leaders across the country. He has also directed a team of special police [...]

September 1, 2019 Government and politics
calibration aircraft for $8.5 million

Nigeria acquires first calibration aircraft for $8.5 million

Nigeria has taken delivery of its first modern calibration aircraft for $8.5 million. The aviation minister, Hadi Sirika, announced on Twitter on August 29 that the Beechcraft King Air 350i would help improve Nigeria airspace’s safety and security. “Just received new calibration [...]

September 1, 2019 Government and politics
RUGA scheme

CAN, Adeboye oppose RUGA scheme anywhere in Nigeria

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has told the federal government to jettison the planned RUGA scheme, saying the association was opposed to the implementation of the programme anywhere in Nigeria. On May 21, the federal government approved what it termed the [...]

September 1, 2019 Religion
Detained Nigerian journalist charged with treason for criticising governor

Detained Nigerian journalist charged with treason for criticising governor

Detained Nigerian journalist charged with treason for criticising governor A Nigerian journalist, Agba Jalingo, who has been in police detention for over a week, over a report about an alleged diversion of N500 million by the Cross River governor, has [...]

September 1, 2019 Government and politics