Friday, 26 February, 2021

Day: February 2, 2021


The media aide to the Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly called Sunday Igboho, Dapo Salami, on Tuesday said the Commisioner for information in Ogun State, Waheed Odusile, who denied that the state government didn’t invite his boss to drive criminal Read more…


A fact we cannot and must not shy away from as a people is that, Nigeria of today is exhibiting the full attributes of the Hobbesian State of Nature where “life is brutish and short.” And, this cannot be discussed Read more…


Western diplomats’ holier-than-thou rhetoric is unlikely to help. South Africa can be more understanding, sensitive and practical. Zimbabwe’s worsening economic and political crises seem to be never-ending and still getting worse. The misplaced expectations that the “new dispensation” would provide Read more…


Veteran Nigerian singer, Yinka Davies has lost her son, Jeremiah. He was 27 years old. Jeremiah died last Friday, January 29, after a long battle with Autoimmune blood tissue disorder. He had been in and out of the hospital in the Read more…


Police in Abuja, on Tuesday, confirmed the abduction of John Makama, father of Bwari Area Council Chairman, John Gabaya. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the divisional police officer (DPO) in charge of Bwari Police Station, Biodun Makanjuola, Read more…


Pastor Tunde Bakare The Serving Overseer of the Citadel Global Community Church, formerly known as Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has slammed the Muhammadu Buhari-led Nigerian government. Speaking during an Instagram Live Chat with popular journalist, Dele Momodu, Bakare Read more…


An activist, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has allegedly razed a Fulani community in the Igua area of Yewa North in Ogun State, Daily Trust reports. According to the Chairman, Miyyati Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Read more…


A local youth organization has launched a social accountability project aimed at facilitating dialogue between council and its stakeholders in the face of residential and commercial rates hike. Conscious Development and Empowerment Trust (CODET) director, Vimbai Betere said the multi-stakeholder Read more…


The Alliance of Nigerian Students Against Neo-liberal Attacks has knocked the authorities of the University of Abuja for imposing “extra-legal and burdensome fees” on the students and dispersing their peaceful protest with the force of the military. ANSA in a Read more…


The International Press Centre (IPC) has expressed great concern over allegations of threats to life of Ibanga Isine, Nigerian investigative journalist and editor of an online newspaper, Next Edition.  SaharaReporters had earlier reported how Isine went into hiding following death Read more…