Wednesday, 24 February, 2021

Tag: Left Slide


The President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Prof. George Obiozor, has condemned the use of force, intimidation, and violence by the military in Orsu in the Orlu zone of Imo State.  According to Obiozor, the action can threaten the unity of Nigeria Read more…


The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday confirmed former Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai; former Chief of Defence Staff, Gabriel Olonisakin; former Chief of Air Staff, Ibok Ibas; and former Chief of Naval Staff, Abubakar Sadique as non-career ambassadors. President Buhari Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari and the state governors will meet to discuss the issue of fuel pricing on Thursday. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, disclosed this on Sunday night after a bipartite meeting of the Nigerian government and Read more…


A resident of the affected areas being terrorised by killer Fulani herdsmen in the Yewa North Local Government Area in Ogun State, has said that their representatives were not allowed  to talk at the stakeholders’ meeting organised by the Ogun Read more…


Nigerians have criticised the United States Mission in the country for commiserating with the Nigerian Air Force over the unfortunate plane crash on Sunday but keeping quiet for weeks over those who lost their lives and belongings to the military Read more…


A member of the House of Representatives from Ibadan Northwest/Southwest Federal Constituency, Stanley Olajide, at the weekend empowered 300 women in his constituency comprising widows and aged and vulnerable women.  The former US-based lawmaker said he carried out the empowerment Read more…


Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, says killers and miscreants have been allowed to join the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Aregbesola disclosed this at his Ifofin, Ward 8, Ilesa East Local Government Area, on Friday after he revalidated his APC Read more…


The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said the President of Benin Republic, Patrice Talon, had expressed readiness for his country to be part of Nigeria. Onyeama, who stated this shortly after a closed-door meeting with Beninoise Minister of Foreign Read more…


Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman-designate of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been illegally promoted to Chief Detective Superintendent on Grade Level 14 without regard for public service rules. SaharaReporters gathered that the promotion was backdated to March 2020 Read more…


Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has received the report from the Judicial Commission of Inquiry that investigated cases of human rights abuses, police brutality, and extrajudicial killings by the disbanded notorious police unit known as the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) Read more…