Thursday, 09 July, 2020

Day: June 9, 2020


The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission has launched an investigation into how lawmaker representing Logo Constituency in Benue State House of Assembly, Victor Yagba Kuranen, forged his certificate to contest election under the platform of the Peoples Read more…


Armed bandits on Tuesday evening attacked several villages under Faskari Local Government Area of Katsina State, SaharaReporters can confirm. The communities attacked are Kasidau, Maigora and many nearby settlements.  Sahara Reporters Media A source, who spoke with SaharaReporters, said the bandits started Read more…


Thirty-eight officers of the Nigerian Army of the ranks of lieutenant colonel to major-general were thrown under the bus in June 2016 with the announcement of their compulsory retirement from service. Not only was the action controversial, it has also Read more…


At least 12 district heads in eight local government areas in Katsina State have threatened to abandon their communities over the danger posed by bandits. District heads of Jibia, Safana, Dandume, Faskari, Sabuwa, Kankara, Danmusa and Batsari local government areas Read more…


Maputo — The Maputo Higher Appeals Court has mostly thrown out the attempts by those accused of various crimes arising from the scandal of Mozambique’s “hidden debts” to have the charges against them quashed. 20 people have been charged, and Read more…


Hundreds of residents have been rendered homeless in Oke Ogun region of Oyo State as a Monday night rainstorm wreaked havoc across the area. It was gathered that the heavy downpour accompanied by storm lasted for several hours, blowing off Read more…


The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Tuesday said that there was no rift between him and the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola. Tinubu made the clarification in a statement signed by Read more…


Lectures in Osun state-owned higher institutions have disclosed that their union may not be able to guarantee a stable academic calendar if the state government failed to address some of its grievances. The lecturers under the aegis of Council of Read more…


The House of Representatives has asked the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to impose movement restrictions on herdsmen from other African countries to stop attacks on Nigerian farmers. Attacks by armed Fulani herdsmen continue to occur in farming communities all over Read more…


Ali Ndume, lawmaker representing Borno South in the Nigerian Senate, has asked the Nigerian Government to cut workers salaries in order to cope with economic loses from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Nigerian senators are some of the highest paid in the Read more…