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Summary of Report 1. China donated and shipped a total of 162,696 bags of rice into the country’s seaport in June 2017 meant for distribution to IDPs in the North-East as food assistance. 2. NEMA under Osinbajo as Chairman left it there for months until it acquired demurrage of NGN800m. 3. China...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The lawmaker representing Abia South, Enyinnaya Abaribe, Wednesday accused the Police Headquarters, Abuja of engaging in cover-up in its findings over the report of the attempted assassination on the lives of the deputy senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, wife and son. ...
The party said Oshiomhole’s swift flight out of the country, at the heat of the investigation, is suspect and goes to confirm allegations that the Presidency is shielding him from prosecution for fear that his investigation would implicate certain interests at the Presidency and the APC. ...
Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu yesterday threatened to release video clips of how his house was invaded by alleged assassins on Tuesday. Ekweremadu said he may be forced to actualise his threat to release the video clip, if the Police fail to withdraw its claim that what happened in his...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Massive Jubilation In Aso Rock, As Group Drags Obasanjo, Danjuma To ICC A civil society group has called on the International Crime Court to prosecute former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, and ex-minister of defence, Theophilus Danjuma, over their alleged involvement in...
Information reaching the PoliticsNGR newsdesk reveals that the national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole was briefly detained by the Department of state Security Services, DSS on Sunday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); According to Cable, Oshiomhole was grilled by DSS operatives...
Missouri state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal speaks on the Senate floor in Jefferson City, Mo., in 2014. (Associated Press) A Missouri lawmaker is under mounting pressure to resign after she said on social media she hopes President Trump is assassinated, following his response to violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville. Democratic state...
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has said the Army cannot face its members, who are Shi’ites, if they had weapons. Making the claim, Monday, at a briefing on the recent clash between soldiers and its members in Abuja, Abdullahi Zango, leader of the group, said the statement issued...
Attorney Bruce FeinA case against the Nigerian Government of President Muhammadu Buhari over the alleged mass killing and torture of unarmed and defenseless pro-Biafra activists peacefully protesting their religious and ethnic persecution as well as other defenseless Igbo-Nigeria citizens going about their legitimate businesses, “is headed for the United...
CLO wants US, UK, EU to revoke Oshiomhole, Akpabio, Omo-Agege’s visas LAGOS — THE Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, has petitioned the embassies of five western countries in Nigeria seeking the revocation of the visas of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole; Senator Ovie Omo-Agege...
Female activist faces death penalty in Saudi Arabia- A female activist is facing the death penalty in Saudi Arabia for participating in and documenting Shia anti-government protests, human rights groups said on Wednesday. If convicted, she could become the first female activist ever beheaded in the ultraconservative kingdom. Israa al-Ghomgham and her husband...
Buhari, Saraki supporters in shouting match at Ilorin airport Supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari engaged loyalists of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Sunday in a shouting match at the Ilorin International Airport. Buhari supporters had gone to welcome a Kwara State governorship aspirant, Mr Moddibo Kawu, and a  Labour...
BREAKING!! Army To Stage ‘Operation Python Dance III’ In S’East, Warns IPOB, Others THE Nigerian Army yesterday said it will soon commence its annual training programme, the ‘Operation Python Dance III’, also known as Exercise Egwu Eke III, in South East States formations and units under 82 Division, Nigerian Army. This...
Kabul attack: Teens targeted, dozens killed in suicide blast- At least 34 people were killed in a suicide attack targeting an education center in Kabul Wednesday, according to a government official. Among the victims were thought to be dozens of teenagers studying English. Wahid Majroh, a spokesman for the Ministry of...
INEC to feed police officers with N6bn during 2019 election The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has proposed N6 billion for feeding of police men during the 2019 general elections. INEC chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed this today while defending the budget before the House of Representatives committee on electoral matters. Lawmakers are currently...