Saturday, 16 January, 2021

Day: January 2, 2021


Authorities in Mali have charged six figures, including former Prime Minister Boubou Cisse, with trying to stage a coup. On Thursday, Mali’s office of the public prosecutor announced that six people were under investigation for “plotting against the government, criminal Read more…


The Ogun State Police Command invited the Ogun State Commissioner for Environment, Abiodun Abdul-Balogun, for allegedly sexually harassing a 16-year-old lady, Barakat, at Ita Otu, Ogun Waterside Local Government Area of the state on Friday for questioning. The command, through Read more…


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday asked Nigerians who survived COVID-19 and witness the New Year to thank God for His mercies. Obasanjo said he knew why God spared his life to witness the New Year despite the turbulence and Read more…


A couple has shared the unique way they met on Twitter as they gave an update on their relationship.  The love birds, who are now married, shared a screenshot of their first conversation on Twitter that eventually led to the altar. Read more…


The National Democratic Congress has petitioned the Supreme Court to overturn the result of Ghana’s presidential election, saying incumbent Akufo-Addo’s win was illegal. The case could be a catalyst for future polls. Ghana’s relatively peaceful election on December 7 saw Read more…


The United Arab Emirate has arrested and detained, without prosecution, many Nigerians in a series of sting operations targeted at irregular migrants. According to Vanguard, security operatives raided the homes of many African migrants, most of whom are Nigerians living Read more…


The State Government of Osun through the Ministry of Rural Development and Community Affairs has put smiles to the faces of its people by lighting up their communities: Olorunda/Temidire, Egbeda Road in Iragbiji, Boripe local government.  The communities never experienced Read more…


The Imo State Police Command has said that it has arrested some persons connected to the kidnap of the auxiliary Bishop of Owerri Archdiocese, Moses Chikwe. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Orlando Ikeokwu, confirmed this to journalists in Owerri. Read more…


Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Falana, who is also lawyer to the detained human rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, has said the police authorities have flagrantly refused his client’s application for bail.  Falana noted on Saturday that his client had Read more…


IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has identified the enemies of the agitation for the secession of the South-East from Nigeria as the British government and not the Fulani. Kanu revealed this in Read more…