Saturday, September 18, 2021

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Police recover tricycle containing arms, ammunition, drugs in Delta

Ari Muhammed Ali, the Divisional Police Officer in Asaba, has recovered a tricycle with registration number ASB 144 WZ comprising one (1) locally made cut-to-size single barrel gun, one (1) battle axe, one (1) techno phone, and twenty wraps...

APC reveals Buhari not running for a third term

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged President Muhammadu Buhari of pursuing "self-succession" plans, which the All Progressives Congress (APC) has refuted. John Akpan Udoehede, National Secretary of the party's Caretaker Committee, praised the APC as a structured Party. While the...

Dino Melaye reacts as Ghanaians reject bags of rice from a politician

Senator Dino Melaye, who represented in the 8th National Assembly as a member of the Kogi West Senatorial District, has implored Nigerian youths to evolve and stop shipping their votes to politicians for bribes. Dino Melaye said this in response...

Nigeria Monkeypox cases: NCDC confirms 15 cases of monkeypox in Nigeria

In Nigeria, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 59 suspicious monkeypox cases. On Tuesday, NCDC Director-General Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu declared that 15 occurrences of the infection had been identified. Ihekweazu made this known while responding to a Dallas, Texas...

Sunday Igboho reportedly arrested in Cotonou

Sunday Adeyemo, also identified as Sunday Igboho, a Yoruba nation activist, has been arrested in Cotonou, Benin Republic. A source disclosed to us that he was apprehended by security forces at an airport in Cotonou, Benin Republic, on Monday night. Recall...

Igangan attack: Security men did nothing despite the earlier warning – Gani Adams

On Saturday, Gani Adams, the Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, reacted to the latest attack on inhabitants of Igangan in Oyo State's Ibarapa area. Yorubas can no longer mourn the incessant killings of Yorubas by the Fulanis in Yorubaland, according to...

Sunday Igboho: Yoruba Nation activist’s house raided, DSS Confirms

The Department of State Services confirmed on Thursday that its operatives raided the home of Yoruba rights campaigner Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, in the Soka area of Ibadan, Oyo State, around midnight. The attack was reported to...

FG threatens Mosques, churches over Noisemaking

Worship centers have been threatened with prosecution by the National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency (NESREA). According to NESREA, it has the right to penalize churches and mosques that use loud speakers without oversight. Aliyu Jauro, the Director-General of NESREA,...

Lawyer sues Lai Mohammed, Malami over Twitter ban

Inibehe Effiong, a human rights lawyer, has sued the Federal Government, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami (SAN), for suspending Twitter. Effiong is seeking nine reliefs in the originating action,...

Twitter Ban in Nigeria: Jack Dorsey Liable for the Protests- Lai Mohammed

While the citizens are still been faced by the Twitter ban in Nigeria, the Federal Government has stated that Twitter and its founder, Jack Dorsey, are culpable for the loss the country sustained during the EndSARS protest. Lai Mohammed, Minister...

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Odunlade Adekola debunks sex for role accusation

Renowned Nollywood actor, Odunlade Adekola, has addressed the accusation of partaking in the sex for role trend in the...