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Ihedioha vs Uzodinma: Judiciary should apply Doctrine of Necessity to review judgment

Kindly Share This Story: —Says Judiciary losing people’s confidence Ihedioha-Uzodinma By Johnbosco Agbakwuru As the Supreme Court judgment that declared Senator Hope Uzodinma governor of Imo State continues to raise dust, a Civil Society Organization, CSO, Coalition in Defence of [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Ihedioha vs Uzodinma: Judiciary should apply Doctrine of Necessity to review judgment

Kindly Share This Story: —Says Judiciary losing people’s confidence Ihedioha-Uzodinma By Johnbosco Agbakwuru As the Supreme Court judgment that declared Senator Hope Uzodinma governor of Imo State continues to raise dust, a Civil Society Organization, CSO, Coalition in Defence of [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Ex-lover in court for allegedly stealing jewellery, property worth M343,000

Kindly Share This Story: A 35-year-old applicant, Micheal Igba, who allegedly stole wristwatches, jewelry and cosmetics belonging to his former girlfriend, on Thursday appeared in a Life Camp Magistrate Court, in Abuja. The police charged Igba, who resides in Mpape [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Ex-lover in court for allegedly stealing jewellery, property worth M343,000

Kindly Share This Story: A 35-year-old applicant, Micheal Igba, who allegedly stole wristwatches, jewelry and cosmetics belonging to his former girlfriend, on Thursday appeared in a Life Camp Magistrate Court, in Abuja. The police charged Igba, who resides in Mpape [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Amotekun will serve all ethnic groups ― DG DAWN Commission

Kindly Share This Story: …says it’s Mischievous to tag outfit as Yoruba police Shina Abubakar, Osogbo The Director-General of Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, Mr Seye Oyeleye has said, the Western Nigeria Security Network(WNSN) codenamed Amotekun is aimed at protecting [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Amotekun will serve all ethnic groups ― DG DAWN Commission

Kindly Share This Story: …says it’s Mischievous to tag outfit as Yoruba police Shina Abubakar, Osogbo The Director-General of Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, Mr Seye Oyeleye has said, the Western Nigeria Security Network(WNSN) codenamed Amotekun is aimed at protecting [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Norwegian Ambassador expresses concern over slow space of Ogoniland clean up

Kindly Share This Story: Fears exercise might take over 50 years to be completed *Ogoni leader complains about death, pollution By Chris Ochayi The Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Peter Kjemprud has expressed concern over the slow pace of work at [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Norwegian Ambassador expresses concern over slow space of Ogoniland clean up

Kindly Share This Story: Fears exercise might take over 50 years to be completed *Ogoni leader complains about death, pollution By Chris Ochayi The Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Peter Kjemprud has expressed concern over the slow pace of work at [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Reps move to include Lagos as NDDC state

Kindly Share This Story: House of Representatives By Tordue Salem – Abuja A proposed law in House of Representatives, seeking to include Lagos on the list of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) States, is in process. The Bill entitled: “A [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Reps move to include Lagos as NDDC state

Kindly Share This Story: House of Representatives By Tordue Salem – Abuja A proposed law in House of Representatives, seeking to include Lagos on the list of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) States, is in process. The Bill entitled: “A [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

NLC, NUEE, others bid farewell to

Kindly Share This Story: By Ero-Philips Labour leaders and former colleagues among others, stormed the ancient community of Ibogun, Ifo Local Government Area, LGA, of Ogun State, to pay their last respects to late pioneer Treasurer of Nigeria Labour Congress, [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

NLC, NUEE, others bid farewell to

Kindly Share This Story: By Ero-Philips Labour leaders and former colleagues among others, stormed the ancient community of Ibogun, Ifo Local Government Area, LGA, of Ogun State, to pay their last respects to late pioneer Treasurer of Nigeria Labour Congress, [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Police arrest 1,527 kidnap suspects, recover 2,037 firearms in 2019 — I-G

Kindly Share This Story: Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has said that the force had arrested 1, 527 kidnap suspects and recovered 2,037 firearms across the country in 2019. Adamu said this while addressing the North-Central regional security summit on [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Police arrest 1,527 kidnap suspects, recover 2,037 firearms in 2019 — I-G

Kindly Share This Story: Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has said that the force had arrested 1, 527 kidnap suspects and recovered 2,037 firearms across the country in 2019. Adamu said this while addressing the North-Central regional security summit on [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

A leading light of Northern Nigerian public service

Kindly Share This Story: By Gambo Dori Last week we picked snippets from the book written by Abdurrahman Okene, In the service of my country, showing his beginnings from Okene, to the heights he reached in the Northern Nigerian public [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

A leading light of Northern Nigerian public service

Kindly Share This Story: By Gambo Dori Last week we picked snippets from the book written by Abdurrahman Okene, In the service of my country, showing his beginnings from Okene, to the heights he reached in the Northern Nigerian public [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Akpabio vs Ekpenyong: Tension in A/Ibom over senatorial re-run poll

Kindly Share This Story: By Chioma Onuegbu Ekpeyong-Akpabio THERE is palpable tension in Akwa Ibom State, particularly in the camps of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the Saturday January, 25, 2020 court [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Akpabio vs Ekpenyong: Tension in A/Ibom over senatorial re-run poll

Kindly Share This Story: By Chioma Onuegbu Ekpeyong-Akpabio THERE is palpable tension in Akwa Ibom State, particularly in the camps of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, ahead of the Saturday January, 25, 2020 court [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

We’ll be harder on looters this year —Magu

Kindly Share This Story: EFCC to stage 10 million-man march Feb 14 .We’ll ensure Alison-Madueke faces justice By Ola Ajayi Magu IBADAN—ACTING Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu has said the year 2020 will [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

We’ll be harder on looters this year —Magu

Kindly Share This Story: EFCC to stage 10 million-man march Feb 14 .We’ll ensure Alison-Madueke faces justice By Ola Ajayi Magu IBADAN—ACTING Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu has said the year 2020 will [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Amotekun’ll serve all ethnic groups —DAWN Commission

Kindly Share This Story: says its mischievous to tag outfit as Yoruba police By Shina Abubakar Osogbo—Director-General of Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, Mr Seye Oyeleye, has said the Western Nigeria Security Network, WNSN, codenamed Amotekun, is aimed at protecting [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Amotekun’ll serve all ethnic groups —DAWN Commission

Kindly Share This Story: says its mischievous to tag outfit as Yoruba police By Shina Abubakar Osogbo—Director-General of Development Agenda for Western Nigeria, Mr Seye Oyeleye, has said the Western Nigeria Security Network, WNSN, codenamed Amotekun, is aimed at protecting [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

South African army drops ‘defiance’ charges against officer

Kindly Share This Story: South Africa’s army has withdrawn charges brought against a Muslim officer who refused to take off her headscarf in 2018. Maj. Fatima Isaacs was charged with willful defiance and disobeying a lawful command after she failed [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

South African army drops ‘defiance’ charges against officer

Kindly Share This Story: South Africa’s army has withdrawn charges brought against a Muslim officer who refused to take off her headscarf in 2018. Maj. Fatima Isaacs was charged with willful defiance and disobeying a lawful command after she failed [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Investigation points to Saudi prince role in Bezos phone hack

Kindly Share This Story: Saudi crown prince, Mohammad bin Salman Amazon chief Jeff Bezos’s phone was likely infected by spyware hidden in a message from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, according to an analysis released Wednesday, prompting calls for [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Investigation points to Saudi prince role in Bezos phone hack

Kindly Share This Story: Saudi crown prince, Mohammad bin Salman Amazon chief Jeff Bezos’s phone was likely infected by spyware hidden in a message from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, according to an analysis released Wednesday, prompting calls for [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Coronavirus: NCDC advises on how to keep safe

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is currently coordinating a multisectoral technical group that is assessing and managing the risk of importation of Coronavirus into the country. The information is in a public health advisory by NCDC on Wednesday. [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Coronavirus: NCDC advises on how to keep safe

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is currently coordinating a multisectoral technical group that is assessing and managing the risk of importation of Coronavirus into the country. The information is in a public health advisory by NCDC on Wednesday. [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Again, Magu vows to bring Alison-Madueke back to Nigeria to face justice

Kindly Share This Story: For the second time in 24 hours, the acting Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has reiterated the commitment of the anti-graft agency to ensuring that the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, is repatriated [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say

Again, Magu vows to bring Alison-Madueke back to Nigeria to face justice

Kindly Share This Story: For the second time in 24 hours, the acting Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has reiterated the commitment of the anti-graft agency to ensuring that the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, is repatriated [...]

January 23, 2020 What the papers say