Tuesday, 30 June, 2020

Day: June 3, 2020


Boko Haram At least four persons were abducted in an ambush suspected Boko Haram insurgents laid along Monguno Road in Borno State on Tuesday, SaharaReporters has gathered. A camp manager at Monguno working with the Borno State Emergency Management Agency, Read more…


CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele A group, Nigerian Young Professionals Forum, United States of America/Caribbean chapter, has asked the United States Congress to investigate and sanction Central Bank of Nigeria governor, Godwin Emefiele, and others over corruption and looting in the Read more…


Dr Sylvia Blyden, a leading member of the main opposition  All People’s Congress (APC) is back in jail in Freetown after her bail was revoked. Blyden was released on May 30th after 29 days in detention. It is reported that Read more…


Nigeria’s Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has taken over the prosecution of kidnap kingpin, Bala Hamisu also known as Wadume. Mr Shuaibu Labaran, a lawyer from the Ministry of Justice, told the court that Read more…


By Okerinmodun Faith The panic associated with COVID-19 pandemic is gradually dwindling in the minds of some Nigerians. Recall that since March, this year, the deadly disease had put the nation on hold with its social, religious and economic affairs Read more…


The Osun State Governor, Alhaji Gboyega Oyetolahas lifted the ban on Churches and Mosques service across the state. The governor had imposed the ban two months ago to check the spread of coronavirus. But the Governor at the separate meetings Read more…


On April 21, 2020, and for a couple of days thereafter, my article, “Re-introducing the Lugano Report”, appeared in the media and on discussion platforms. The content of the piece is what the title indicates: a repeat introduction to readers, Read more…


An official of the Department of State Services on Wednesday tendered a recorded statement of one of the persons standing trial in the case of a missing one-year-old boy, Eniola Gold Kolawole, in Ondo State. The boy went missing at Read more…


Luanda — The state-owned Savings and Credit Bank (BPC) last Tuesday transferred to Recredit Assets Management 80% of its bad debt, estimated at 951 billion kwanzas (equivalent to $1.7b). The bad loan transfer contract was signed by the chairmen of Read more…


The Lagos Government says it has discharged 20 more COVID-19 patients, who tested negative to the virus, following their treatment at the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital. This was disclosed by the Lagos State Ministry of Health via his Twitter handle Read more…