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ICPC Proffers Return Of All Foreign Loot As Solution To

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, has said Nigeria will not need external loans if stolen money stashed away in foreign Banks by corrupt Politicians and Heads of State are repatriated.  ICPC Spokesperson, Mrs Azuka Ogugua stated this in Abuja on Monday, July 12, 2021, while speaking on the occasion of the 2021 African Union […]

49 Suspects Arrested At Lagos Yoruba Nation Rally Denied Bail,

A Magistrate Court sitting in Yaba, Lagos State, has failed to grant bail to the 49 Yoruba Nation Agitators arrested and detained by the Lagos State Police Command. The Agitators were arrested at Ojota, Lagos on July 3, 2021, while protesting in support of the actualisation of the Yoruba Nation. The motion for their bail application was filed […]

“Nigeria’s Policing System Has Failed Woefully” -Ekweremadu

Former Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu has added his voice to calls for State Police. Speaking in Lagos during the opening of Law Week 2021 of the Ikeja Branch of the Nigerian Bar Association, on Monday, July 12, 2012, Senator Ekweremadu said Nigeria’s Policing system has failed to tackle insecurity.  While speaking on the ‘Nigerian State and the Call for […]

Oyo COVID-19 Task Force Uncovers Delta Variant; Warns Residents To

The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has uncovered the Delta Variant of the disease in the State. The State Incident Manager and Coordinator of the Emergency Operations Centre, Dr Olabode Ladipo, who confirmed this to Newsmen notified the general public of the need to take extra precaution and adhere to all COVID-19 advisories earlier released […]

Makinde Mourns Sound Sultan; Commiserates With Family, Iseyin Community, Entertainment

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has described the late multi-talented Singer, Lanre Fasasi, popularly known as Sound Sultan as a shining light who impacted positively on Society with his Music. This was contained in a statement by the Special Assistant (Print Media) to the Governor, Mr Moses Alao, on Sunday, July 11, 2021. While commiserating […]

#EndSARS: Lagos Panel Admits Autopsy Reports Of 99 Corpses Recovered

The Lagos State Judicial Panel on Restitution for Victims of SARS and other related abuses has admitted in evidence post mortem results and Compact Discs of all 99 corpses deposited at the Lagos morgue between the 20th and the 27th of October 2020. A consultant pathologist to the Lagos State Government, Professor John Obafunwa, who […]

El-Rufai Condemns Kaduna Bandits Attack , Condoles With Villagers

Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has condemned the latest killings and disappearances of citizens in Kaduna villages. He condoled with families who have lost their loved ones and wished those who sustained injuries speedy recovery. Governor El-rufai has also directed the Kaduna State Emergency Management Agency to urgently assess damages at Warkan village and […]

Bandits Kill At Least 10 In Kaduna Communities

About nine people have been killed at Warkan village in Zangon Kataf Local Government area of Kaduna State, following an attack on the community by bandits on Friday, July 9, 2021. The State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, who confirmed the incident in a statement, said one person was also […]

Niger Sets Goal Of Returning 130,000 Nigerian Refugees By Year-End

Niger and Borno State have struck a deal for the return this year of more than 130,000 Nigerian refugees. Nigerien President, Mr Mohamed Bazoum disclosed this on Friday, July 9, 2021. President Bazoum told reporters on the sidelines of a G5 Sahel summit in Paris that: “We have set a deadline of the month of […]

Six People Reportedly Killed As Bandits Attack Another Zamfara Community

No fewer than six persons have been reportedly killed by suspected armed bandits in Gora Namaye community under Maradun Local Government area of Zamfara State. A source told Channels TV that the bandits invaded the community between 3:00 and 4:00 pm on Friday, July 9, 2021, and started shooting sporadically, killing six persons, injuring several […]