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Amotekun Kicks Off in Ogun
Amotekun Kicks Off in Ogun

Amotekun Kicks Off in Ogun

The Ogun State Government has said that the full operation of the South West Security Outfit, codenamed Amotekun, will ensure that lives and property in the state, particularly in remote areas, are secured. The Chief of Staff to Governor Dapo Abiodun, Alhaji Shuaib Salisu, said this when he... read more »

Insecurity: Amotekun Must Not Become Another SARS Says Soyinka
Insecurity: Amotekun Must Not Become Ano...

Insecurity: Amotekun Must Not Become Another SARS Says Soyinka

Prof. Wole Soyinka, Nobel Laureate has warned that the South-West Security Network Agency popularly known as Amotekun, must not be allowed into turn into another Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police Force. He disclosed this when he appeared on Arise TV programme on Saturday. Soyinka... read more »

Amotekun Official Shoots Policeman in Oyo
Amotekun Official Shoots Policeman in Oy...

Amotekun Official Shoots Policeman in Oyo

A member of the Oyo State Network Agency, Operation Amotekun, has allegedly shot and injured a police officer, identified as Fatai Yekini. reports say Yekini who is a special police constable attached to Ojongbodu Police Station, was shot at the Sanga area in Oyo town on Sunday by the Amotekun... read more »

Anambra Governor's Wife Welcomes Anambra First Baby of Year 2021
Anambra Governor’s Wife Welcomes A...

Anambra Governor’s Wife Welcomes Anambra First Baby of Year 2021

Wife of the Governor of Anambra State and founder of the charity organisation, Caring Family Enhancement Initiative, CAFE, Dr (Mrs) Ebelechukwu Obiano has welcomed Anambra first baby of the year, 2021 at the General Hospital, Onitsha. The baby girl, Miss Somma Obizolu, was delivered by Mrs Ifeoma... read more »

January will Be Tough, NCDC Warns Nigerians
January will Be Tough, NCDC Warns Nigeri...

January will Be Tough, NCDC Warns Nigerians

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned that January 2021 will be tough with an increase in new cases of covid-19. The warning is coming on the heels of the non adherence to social distancing protocol by people during the yuletide and holiday period. The centre further stated that... read more »

South Africa Enforces Level 3 COVID-19 Lockdown as Virus load Hikes

South Africa Enforces Level 3 COVID-19 Lockdown as Virus Load Hikes

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa has announced that the was amending its COVID-19 restrictions from Level 1 to Level 3 with immediate effect following a spike in new... read more »

How I Survived Dimka's 1976 Coup — Obasanjo

How I Survived Dimka’s 1976 Coup — Obasanjo

Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, former President of Nigeria, on Sunday, disclosed how he survived the February 1976 military coup d’etat, led by Lieutenant Colonel Buka Dimka. He said it was... read more »

Women Affairs Minister, Pauline Tallen Tests Positive for COVID-19

Women Affairs Minister, Pauline Tallen Tests Positive for COVID-19

Pauline Tallen, Nigeria’s Minister of Women Affairs, has tested positive for COVID-19. This was contained in a statement the minister issued on Sunday, which she personally signed. She... read more »

Buhari Deliberately Sacrificing Dreams of Nigerians to Stratify Northern Dominance – Bishop Kukah

Buhari Deliberately Sacrificing Dreams of Nigerians to Stratify Northern Dominance – Bisho...

Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rev Mathew Kukah has said President Muhammadu Buhari has deliberately sacrificed the dreams of Nigerians for what seemed like an agenda to... read more »

Kankara Abduction: Buhari Acted Smarter Than Jonathan – Femi Adesina

Kankara Abduction: Buhari Acted Smarter Than Jonathan – Femi Ades...

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, has lauded the administration of his principal for responding smartly to the Dapchi and Kanakara abductions while... read more »