Saturday, 27 February, 2021

Day: February 3, 2021


Isaac Tobi, the elder brother of Lawrence Tobi, a soldier who was killed by Boko Haram terrorists, said he advised him against joining the Nigerian Army. SaharaReporters gathered that Lawrence was among the soldiers killed last Friday when the insurgents Read more…


The prominent Swapo politician who was arrested for rape and is expected to make an appearance in the Okahandja Magistrate’s Court soon is alleged to have attacked his 21-year-old victim on 17 and 18 January after they had had drinks Read more…


The Indigenous People of Biafra has berated the social media giant, Facebook, for blocking the account of its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. This was contained in a press statement issued and made available to SaharaReporters by the media and publicity Read more…


The police has arrested the naked man accused of raping and plucking out the eyes of a woman in Ondo State. Footage shared online shows a mob beating the man while his victim lay weak on the floor in Oluwatuyi, Read more…


A 45-year-old tailor, Tayo Olatunji, at Oke-Opo area of Ilesa, Osun State has committed suicide.  The Police Public Relations Officer of the state police command, Yemisi Opalola, confirmed the incident to reporters.  The deceased had earlier been declared missing since Read more…


The 2021 General Election was marred by gross human rights violations that denied people access to justice and law, a new report has said. The report dubbed “Trends and impact of the 2021 elections on human rights, access to justice Read more…


Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, on Wednesday again showed up at the Force Headquarters in Abuja wearing his uniform despite attaining the statutory age of retirement, SaharaReporters has gathered Adamu, who was officially due for retirement on Monday, has Read more…


Yinka Odumakin The pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, has said nobody will lose sleep if Fulani herdsmen decide to return to the North. The Northern Elders Forum had earlier asked Fulani herdsmen to relocate to the North if they feel insecure Read more…


Swanu leader Tangeni Iijambo believes President Hage Geingob should be the first Namibian to be inoculated against Covid-19 once the early batch of doses arrive in the country. According to Iijambo, this will maximise trust and confidence in the roll-out Read more…


A former aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that the only legacy the former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, left in the country is making himself a candidate to be prosecuted by the International Criminal Court, Hague Read more…