Sunday, 29 November, 2020

Day: November 18, 2020


The Alliance for National Transformation, (ANT) presidential candidate, Gen Mugisha Muntu, has described the arrest of fellow presidential candidate, Mr Robert Kyagulanyi by security forces as reckless and disrespectful. About three presidential candidates have had trouble with police since their Read more…


Probe. This is another word for political manoeuvring, horse-trading, chicanery and blackmail – in the Nigerian milieu. Probes are launched here not for righteous ends but for some predetermined recidivist motives. In particular, the so-called ‘’corruption probes’’ are themselves felonious Read more…


The Kano State Police Command has recovered the decomposed body of 8-year-old girl killed and buried in a shallow grave by suspected kidnapper after collecting N500, 000 ransom from her family. Recall that the 24-year old suspect, Habibu Sale kidnapped Asiya Tasiu Read more…


Governor Adegbotega Oyetola of the State of Osun will on Thursday inaugurate two strategic plans – Culture and Tourism for Sustainable Economy (CUTOSEC) and Osun-Sterling Tourism Vision 30-30 (OSTOV30-30) – aimed at developing the culture and tourism sector of the Read more…


The Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the suit brought by the Alliance for Democracy, Advanced Nigeria Democratic Party and LM against Bayelsa State deputy governor, Senator Lawrence Ewhrudjakpo, and Accord Party’s case against Governor Douye Diri. In a unanimous judgment Read more…


Jimoh Ibrahim The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria has taken over 12 assets belonging to Chairman of Global Fleet Group, Jimoh Ibrahim, over N69.4bn debt. The seizure of the assets is pursuant to an order by Justice R.M. Aikawa of Read more…


Protests broke out Wednesday in parts of Uganda’s capital Kampala after supporters of Ugandan pop star turned politician Robert Kyagulanyi, popularly known as Bobi Wine, learnt of his arrest. Police fired teargas and rubber bullets as the politician’s supporters engaged Read more…


DJ Switch Obianuju Catherine Udeh better known as DJ Switch has described Nigeria as a dictatorship pretending to be a democracy. Udeh live-streamed the shooting of peaceful protesters at the Lekki Toll Gate in Lagos and has since had to Read more…


Shepherd Bushiri, a popular preacher, who jumped bail in South Africa and escaped in a private jet to his native Malawi, has turned himself in to the police. His wife, Mary, also gave herself up for arrest and detention in Read more…


Olowu of Kuta, HRM Oba Adekunle Makama, has faulted the CNN Report On the EndSARS Protest as an attempt to stir another round of unrest in the country. Olowu in a statement issued by his media office in Osogbo on Read more…