Saturday, 06 March, 2021

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The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership has called on anti-corruption agencies to investigate the sources of the sums of $2 million and N17 million cash allegedly stolen from the palace of the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu.  CACOL on Read more…


A few hours after Boko Haram fighters dislodged Nigerian troops in Dikwa, Borno state, and took over the community, army spokesperson, Mohammed Yerima, falsely claimed the attack was repelled by the soldiers. Yerima in a statement also debunked the reports Read more…


Osun State Commissioner of Police, Wale Olokode The Osun State Commissioner of Police, Wale Olokode, has said the suspected gunmen that killed a man and abducted other four passengers along Osogbo-Ibokun Road are of Fulani extraction. Some gunmen had between Read more…


The Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, has expressed disgust at the charging of seven Yoruba men to court over the recent ethnic clash and killings in the Shasha area of Oyo State. The Afenifere noted that the trial of only Yoruba Read more…


Gani Adams The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Adams, has urged the governors of the six states in the South-West region to inject at least 15 percent of their annual budget into agriculture to provide sustainable food production for Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged the service chiefs to secure Nigeria within a few weeks, before the start of this year’s rainy season.   Buhari spoke on Friday shortly after decorating the new service chiefs with their new ranks at the Read more…


There have been targeted attacks on police stations and policemen in the South-East and South-South regions of the country recently.  Most of these assaults on security agents are carried out by suspected armed hoodlums. And sadly, some police officers lost Read more…


Gunmen suspected to be bandits have killed at least 15 people in Tanau village, Sabon Birni Local Government Area of Sokoto state. SaharaReporters gathered that the bandits with sophisticated weapons stormed the village on Friday morning and started shooting indiscriminately. Read more…


Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has questioned the mental health of popular Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, following his comment that killer bandits should be forgiven.  Gumi, in his justification for amnesty for bandits, said if coup plotters and Read more…


Gun-wielding bandits have reportedly attacked the Erana community in the Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State, abducting at least 12 women and children in an overnight raid. The bandits reportedly operated for close to an hour and did not Read more…