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Widow of Vendor Killed by Gbajabiamila’s Aide Distances Self from Family’s N500m Request
Widow of Vendor Killed by Gbajabiamila’s...

Widow of Vendor Killed by Gbajabiamila’s Aide Distances Self from Family’s ...

Josephine Okereke, the wife of the newspaper vendor killed by an operative of the Department of State Services (DSS) attached to the speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has distanced herself from her husband’s family request for N500m compensation. Josephine disclosed this... read more »

“No Going Back” – Adamu Garba Confident of Victory as he Explains Absence in Suit Against Twitter Boss
“No Going Back” – Adamu Garba Confident ...

“No Going Back” – Adamu Garba Confident of Victory as he Explains Absence i...

Adamu Garba, business mogul and former presidential aspirant under the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has attributed his absence at the hearing of his suit against Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey to late reception of notice for a hearing. Garba who disclosed this in a series of tweets on... read more »

Lekki Shooting: Soldiers Took Live Bullets to Scene for Self-defence – General Taiwo
Lekki Shooting: Soldiers Took Live Bulle...

Lekki Shooting: Soldiers Took Live Bullets to Scene for Self-defence – Gene...

Brigadier General Ahmed Taiwo, Commander of 81 Military Intelligence Brigade, Victoria Island, Lagos, which was the Army unit deployed to the Lekki Tollgate area on the night of October 20, has admitted that the officers went to the scene with Live and blank bullet. He said that the Phase four of... read more »

Court Orders Maina’s Arrest, Trial in Absentia
Court Orders Maina’s Arrest, Trial in Ab...

Court Orders Maina’s Arrest, Trial in Absentia

The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the arrest of the former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reformed Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, adjudged to have jumped bail regarding his trial involving N2bn money laundering charges. Justice Okon Abang made the order in Wednesday’s ruling in which... read more »

Court Orders Maina’s Arrest, Trial in Absentia
BREAKING: Supreme Court Dismisses Suit A...

BREAKING: Supreme Court Dismisses Suit Against Bayelsa Governor, Deputy

A seven-man panel of the Supreme Court on Wednesday affirmed Douye Diri as the duly elected governor of Bayelsa State. In a unanimous judgement by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, the apex court dismissed the six appeals filed against the governor and his deputy, Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo. Justice Ngwuta, in... read more »

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Nigerian Army Testifies Before Lagos Panel, Claims Officers Fired Blank Bullets into the Air

Nigerian Army Testifies Before Lagos Panel, Claims Officers Fired Blank Bullets into the A...

Officers of the Nigerian Army on Saturday appeared before the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry Inaugurated to probe the shooting of peaceful #EndSaRS protesters at the Lekki Tollgate... read more »

Army Personnel Arrive Probe Venue, to Present Footage of Lekki Shootings

Army Personnel Arrive Probe Venue, to Present Footage of Lekki Shootings

Army personnel attached to the 81 Division, have arrived the venue of the inquiry into the alleged shooting of peaceful #EndSARS protesters by soldiers at the Lekki tollgate area of Lagos... read more »

CBN Faults #EndSARS Promoters for Terrorism

Following the nationwide #EndSARS protests, the Federal Government has secured the freezing of accounts of 20 #EndSARS promoters after approaching a Federal High Court in Abuja on the basis... read more »

Boko Haram Funding: Brobe UAE’s Findings – Gov. Zulum Asks FG

Boko Haram Funding: Brobe UAE’s Findings – Gov. Zulum Asks FG

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has commended the alleged conviction of some Nigerians on charges bothering on sponsorship of the activities of terrorist sect, Boko Haram. The... read more »

Arabic Inscriptions on Naira Notes Not a Symbol of Islam - CBN

Arabic Inscriptions on Naira Notes Not a Symbol of Islam – ...

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has kicked against a suit filed before the federal high court in Lagos asking for the removal of the Ajami (Arabic) inscriptions on the naira notes. According to the... read more »