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Daily Archives: June 9, 2020

George Floyd

George Floyd: Derek Chauvin Granted $1.25m Bail

The Minneapolis ex-policeman accused of killing unarmed black man George Floyd has made his first court appearance, where his bail was set at $1.25m (£1m). Prosecutors cited the “severity of the charges” and public outrage as the reason for upping [...]

June 9, 2020 International

Obaseki Discloses ‘the Bottom Line’ Of His Quarrel With Oshiomhole

The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has mentioned what he considers as “the bottom line” of his quarrel with Adams Oshiomhole, the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The protracted quarrel between the two has the potential to [...]

June 9, 2020 Government and politics
Buhari Loves Rotimi Amaechi

Executive Order 10: Buhari Bows To Governors’ Pressure

President Muhammadu Buhari has agreed to the delay of the process of gazetting of the Executive Order 10 for some concerns of the state governors to be sorted out. Chairman of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) and Ekiti State governor, [...]

June 9, 2020 General, Government and politics
Abdulwasiu Gbolahan Lawal

Royal Family Rejects Abdulwasiu Gbolahan Lawal As New Oniru Of Iruland

One of the ruling houses in Iruland, Victoria Island, Lagos, the Omowumi Abisogun Oniru Ruling House, has rejected the installation of Oba Abdulwasiu Gbolahan Lawal, as the new Oniru of Iruland, on the ground that he is not a member [...]

June 9, 2020 Government and politics

FG’s Blackmail Against IPOB Backfired, Says Ohanaeze

Sequel to the declaration on Sunday, by the Federal Government that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is waging war against Nigeria, the IPOB founder, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, yesterday, reacted to the government for ‘ confirming that his group is [...]

June 9, 2020 Nigerian-Biafran War