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Don’t Rely on Politicians to Defend Your Territories, Kanu Warns S'West Youths
Don’t Rely on Politicians to Defend Your...

Don’t Rely on Politicians to Defend Your Territories, Kanu Warns S’We...

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has asked Yoruba youths to defend their land and forests against gunmen attacks. Kanu alleged that politicians could not defend the South-west if the youths rely solely on them for security. The IPOB leader in a statement issued... read more »

My Gay Son Not a Criminal, to be Celebrated in Nigeria and Globally – Okupe
My Gay Son Not a Criminal, to be Celebra...

My Gay Son Not a Criminal, to be Celebrated in Nigeria and Globally – Okupe...

Doyin Okupe, a former presidential aide has said his gay son, Bolu Okupe, is not a criminal and will one day be celebrated in Nigeria and globally. Bolu had disclosed his sexuality through an Instagram post that pictured him holding a rainbow flag with the caption, “Yes I’m Gay AF.” In his... read more »

My Son’s Gay Status a Spiritual Challenge – Doyin Okupe
My Son’s Gay Status a Spiritual Challeng...

My Son’s Gay Status a Spiritual Challenge – Doyin Okupe

Dr Doyin Okupe, former Presidential Spokesperson has said his son’s decision to go public about his gay status is a spiritual challenge. The former Senior Special Assistant on Public Affairs disclosed this in a series of tweets on his official Twitter handle while reacting to a trending photo of... read more »

Reflections from A Wreath Laying Ceremony – Femi Adesina
Reflections From A Wreath Laying Ceremon...

Reflections From A Wreath Laying Ceremony – Femi Adesina

There’s no year I attend the Wreath Laying Ceremony marking the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Celebration that I don’t shed a tear or two. Secret tears. Yes, secret, as men don’t want to be seen giving way to emotions in public. But why not? Charles Dickens wrote: “Heaven knows we need never... read more »

Insecurity Deserves More Attention Than COVID-19 - Bafarawa
Insecurity Deserves More Attention Than ...

Insecurity Deserves More Attention Than COVID-19 – Bafarawa

Dalhatu Bafarawa, erstwhile Governor of Sokoto State has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to channel the proposed N400bn for the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines to tackle the deteriorating insecurity in the country. Bafarawa asked the Buhari administration to show more concern on insecurity than... read more »

Anambra Police Parade Two Teenagers, 12 Others for Illegal Revenue Collection, Armed Robbery

Anambra Police Parade Two Teenagers, 12 Others for Illegal Revenue Collection, Armed Robbe...

The Anambra State Police Command has paraded fourteen males suspects who are engaged in illegal revenue collection and armed robbery in different parts of Onitsha. The suspects who were... read more »

Bail: Maina to Evade Arret, Flee to US - EFCC

Bail: Maina to Evade Arret, Flee to US – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has kicked against the bail request of former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Force Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, alleging that he might... read more »

Presidency Berates Gov Akeredolu Over Ultimatum to Herdsmen

Presidency Berates Gov Akeredolu Over Ultimatum to Herdsmen

The Presidency has faulted the seven-day ultimatum issued to herdsmen by Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, to vacate forest reserve, urging him not to act outside the constitution of... read more »

INEC Mulls Making NIN Compulsory for Voter Registration

INEC Mulls Making NIN Compulsory for Voter Registration

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, is considering making the National Identity Number, NIN, compulsory for registering voters when the continuous voter registration... read more »

PTF Urges Nigerians to Avoid Second Lockdown

PTF Urges Nigerians to Avoid Second Lockdown

Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Task Force, PTF, has admonished Nigerians to intensify efforts to avoid a second lockdown due to COVID-19 in the country. He disclosed this on Monday... read more »