Friday, 27 November, 2020

Day: November 6, 2020


CHINA, emerging from the catastrophic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, has developed 13 potential vaccines, four of which are undergoing final stages of clinical trials. According to informed government sources, there are ongoing discussions between Zimbabwe and some countries, which Read more…


No government is short of opposition. In a democracy, the residence of an animated opposition signals the buoyancy of the system. Where there is democracy, there is opposition. In fact, opposition is the mitochondria of a republican system – it Read more…


CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele. The Central Bank of Nigeria has obtained a court order freezing the accounts of 19 individuals and a public affairs company linked to the #EndSARS protests till January 2021. The request, granted by Justice Ahmed Mohammed Read more…


Addis Ababa/Nairobi/Brussels — With Ethiopian federal troops and Tigray’s paramilitary forces engaged in armed conflict, local, regional and international actors should press for a ceasefire and chart a path to comprehensive dialogue to avert civil war in Africa’s second most Read more…


A Kaduna State High Court sitting in Dogarawa, Sabon Gari, Zaria, Kaduna State, has ruled that Alhaji Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli is the 19th Emir of Zazzau. Presiding judge, Justice Kabir Dabo, also ruled that the emir should be inaugurated on Read more…


Lagos Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu The Babajide Sanwo-Olu-led government of Lagos State has turned down the request by rights lawyer, Inibehe Effiong, to release footage of the Closed-Circuit Television capturing the shooting and killing of peaceful #ENDSARS protesters at Lekki Toll Read more…


…Flags off the 2020 long-lasting insecticide-treated nets distribution campaign The Governor of the State of Osun, Mr Adegboyega Oyetola , has reiterated  his administration’s commitment to prioritizing the health and well-being of the citizens. Speaking at the flag-off of the Read more…


File Photo A female cadet at the Nigeria Police Academy in Kano State has been dismissed for getting pregnant. Commandant of the Police Academy, AIG Zanna Ibrahim, disclosed this while addressing some matriculating cadets at the Regular Course 7 in Read more…


The Ebonyi State Government has issued a ban on the use of high-speed motorcycles for both private and commercial purposes in Abakaliki and other urban centres in the state. Ebonyi Commissioner for Information and Orientation, Uchenna Orji said the ban decision Read more…


Nigerian students have stormed venue of the Lagos State Judicial Panel of Inquiry to protest the killing of Pelumi Onifade, a journalist, who was killed by police officers attached to the Lagos State Task Force. Onifade, a 200-level student of Read more…