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Opinion: Crisis and the Visibility of PMB by Dr. Aliyu U. Tilde
Opinion: Crisis and the Visibility of PM...

Opinion: Crisis and the Visibility of PMB by Dr. Aliyu U. Tilde

When King Edward VIII abdicated the British throne and his brother, Albert, took over as King George VI in 1937, it dawned on the new King and his wife, Princess Elizabeth Lyon, that his stammer would impede his role as a King, a position that will require him to communicate directly with his... read more »

Nigeria: Overhaul SARS Immediately, Osinbajo to IGP
Nigeria: Overhaul SARS Immediately, Osin...

Nigeria: Overhaul SARS Immediately, Osinbajo to IGP

The Nigerian vice President and currently acting President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has directed the Inspector General of Police to immediately overhaul the management and operations of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). According to the Vice President, this was necessitated by the number of... read more »

Nigeria: Dino Melaye Abducted by Unknown Gunmen
Nigeria: Dino Melaye Abducted by Unknown...

Nigeria: Dino Melaye Abducted by Unknown Gunmen

Senator Dino Melaye has been reportedly abducted by unknown gunmen on his way to Kogi. Information reaching us has it that the the Senator was on his way to Kogi to appear in court over charges of allegedly aiding criminals and attempted suicide. He was billed to appear in court today (Thursday... read more »

Nigeria: Suspected Kidnappers of Chibok Girls Paraded By the Police
Nigeria: Suspected Kidnappers of Chibok ...

Nigeria: Suspected Kidnappers of Chibok Girls Paraded By the Police

The Nigerian Police today paraded eight men who are suspected to have been part of the kidnapping of the Chibok girls. The eight suspects were part of a group of 22 men paraded by the Borno State Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu. According to Mr Chukwu, the 22 men that were paraded were... read more »

Nigeria: Ekiti Elections - Party Agents Arrested for Sharing Money at Polling Stations
Nigeria: Ekiti Elections – Party A...

Nigeria: Ekiti Elections – Party Agents Arrested for Sharing Money at...

Security operatives arrested at least five party agents who were sharing monetary incentives at different polling stations in the gubernatorial elections in Ekiti today. Some of them were arrested at Jonathan memorial School, Ajilosun in Ado Ekiti. Two gubernatorial candidates had raised alarm,... read more »

Fulani Herdsmen: About 50 Killed in Fresh Attacks at Adamawa

Fulani Herdsmen: About 50 Killed in Fresh Attacks at Adamawa

About 50 persons have been reportedly killed in fresh attacks in Adamawa state. The attack which was reportedly carried out by armed fulani herdsmen took place in Gojefa, Bujum Yashi, Bujum... read more »

Nigeria: Have Buhari's Children Served as Youth Corpers? - Reno Omokri

Nigeria: Have Buhari’s Children Served as Youth Corpers? – Reno Omokri

Following the revelation that Nigeria’s current Finance Minister may have failed to serve in the mandatory one-year Youth Service Scheme and may have also forged an exemption... read more »

Nigeria: Sack Adeosun Now for NYSC Certificate Forgery - PDP

Nigeria: Sack Adeosun Now for NYSC Certificate Forgery – PDP

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Buhari to immediately sack the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun over the alleged NYSC certificate forgery. Adeosun had... read more »

Nigeria: Mikel's Dad Kidnapped 4 Hours Before Argentinian Match

Nigeria: Mikel’s Dad Kidnapped 4 Hours Before Argentinian Match

Mikel’s dad was kidnapped about four hours before the kick-off Super Eagle’s last group match which was with Argentina. Just before the match, he was called by a family member... read more »

Nigeria: Produce Offa Robbery Gang Leader or be Sued - CSOs to Police

Nigeria: Produce Offa Robbery Gang Leader or be Sued – CSOs...

Following the rumoured death of the leader of the gang that carried out the Offa robbery that claimed about 33 persons, some Civil Society Organizations have called on the Police to produce him or... read more »