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Daily Archives: October 12, 2021

Gunmen raid Nigeria market, kill at least 20 people

Gunmen raid Nigeria market, kill at least 20 people

At least 20 people have been killed in Nigeria’s Sokoto state when gunmen attacked a market and torched cars, according to a state official and local member of parliament. The killings in Sokoto state on Saturday came as armed gangs [...]

October 12, 2021 Crime, Security
Falana urges youths to engage in politics for better Nigeria

Falana urges youths to engage in politics for better Nigeria

Femi Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), on Monday urged youths to engage more in politics to achieve a new Nigeria. Falana made the call during the 2021 Felabration Symposium, held at Ikeja, Lagos. The theme for this year’s [...]

October 12, 2021 Government and politics
Osinbajo criticises CBN’s forex policy

Osinbajo criticises CBN’s forex policy

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has criticised the foreign exchange policy adopted by the Central Bank of Nigeria. Mr Osinbajo advised the bank to have a “rethink” about its current forex demand management strategy. Speaking at the Mid-Term Ministerial Performance Review [...]

October 12, 2021 Finance
Zamfara Monarch Spends Four Weeks In Captivity Of Bandits

Zamfara Monarch Spends Four Weeks In Captivity Of Bandits

Families, friends and courtiers of the abducted Emir of Bungudu, Hassan Attahiru, have expressed uncertainty over the fate of the monarch, BBC Hausa reports. The emir was abducted by bandits on September 14, while travelling to Abuja. His police orderly [...]

October 12, 2021 Security
Senator Uba Sued Over Secondary School Certificate

Senator Uba Sued Over Secondary School Certificate

APC candidate accused of submitting SSSC certificate when such did not exist in 1974 Barely one week after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) released the final list of candidates for the November 6 governorship election in Anambra State, the [...]

October 12, 2021 Government and politics