Wednesday, 27 January, 2021

Day: January 4, 2021


A former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to authorise the release of rights activist, Omoyele Sowore, and four others who were remanded at the Kuje Correctional Centre on Monday, or be prepared for more protests. Read more…


The Oyo State Security Network Agency, also known as Amotekun Corps, has said its officer, Ibrahim Ogundele, did not intentionally shoot a police constable, Yekini Fatai. SaharaReporters had earlier reported that Ogundele shot Fatai at a carnival in Sanga, Oyo Read more…


The US military has said killed 3 Al-Shabaab members in two airstrikes conducted on the 1 of January this year in Qunya Barow in Lower Shabelle region, Somalia A statement from US Africom indicates that both bombings targeted Al-Shabaab compounds Read more…


We entered the new year with a dramatic conflict between the forces of good and evil. The arrest and detention of Omoyele Sowore and other activists is a grim reminder that General Muhammadu Buhari will lay emphasis on continuity of Read more…


A woman has gone on Twitter to list the qualities she wants as she searches for a partner for her mum. She explained that her mum is a grandma in her late 60s but looks younger than her age. She Read more…


Comrade Omoyele Sowore spent the New Year holiday weekend in the Buhari gulag in Abuja for no justifiable reason. At wee hours of the night of December 31st last year during a crossover protest event to usher in the new Read more…


The NRM presidential candidate President Yoweri Museveni today starts his final campaign leg as he returns to some districts where he’s already campaigned. Mr Museveni who’s seeking to extend his rule to the fourth decade in the January 14, 2021 Read more…


Chairman of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) Kaduna chapter, Egoh Bako, has revealed that a ransom of N4.5 million was paid to secure his release from the kidnappers’ den. The police had earlier stated that no ransom was paid Read more…


Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says he doesn’t want to talk about the Buhari-led administration in order to protect his sanity. Soyinka who has never hidden his dislike for the government of the day said this during a recent interview Read more…


A Twitter User, Christianah Aba, has taken to the social media to decry the alleged inhumane treatment meted out to her friend by men of the Nigerian Army. In her account, Christianah said the young man was on his way Read more…