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Twitter removes Nigerian president’s ‘abusive’ civil war post

Twitter removes Nigerian president’s ‘abusive’ civil war post

Twitter has removed a post by Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari threatening punishment for regional secessionists blamed for attacks on government buildings. The move on Wednesday came as Buhari’s tweet, referring to a civil war in the southeastern Biafra region, violated [...]

June 3, 2021 Media representation
Bereaved families of Kebbi boat mishap get relief

Bereaved families of Kebbi boat mishap get relief

The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) has donated the sum of N50 million to the families of those who lost their lives in the recent boat mishap at Warrah, Ngaski Local Government Area of Kebbi State. Chairman of the forum and [...]

June 3, 2021 Incidents
Seven killed in Osun as robbers invade banks

Seven killed in Osun as robbers invade banks

No fewer than seven people including police officers were shot dead in Osun State on Wednesday evening as armed robbers attacked two banks and a police station. Sources who witnessed the incident told Hopefornigeriaonline that the operations were carried out at a [...]

June 3, 2021 Crime
AGF Malami Asks Buhari To Suspend Nigerian Constitution

AGF Malami Asks Buhari To Suspend Nigerian Constitution

Nigeria’s Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency across the Federal Republic of Nigeria.  According to Peoples Gazette, this is based on a secret memo [...]

June 3, 2021 Human rights
Military To Launch Major Operations Against "Insurgency"

Military Launch Major Operations Against “Insurgency”

Amid concerns over possible human rights abuses and extra-judicial killings as recorded in the war against Boko Haram, Nigerian security agencies are set to launch a “major offensive” in the south-east, TheCable understands. There has been a sustained campaign of [...]

June 3, 2021 Military