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Sotitobire: Pastor sues DSS over human rights violation demands N100m

Sotitobire: Pastor sues DSS over human rights violation demands N100m compensation The Pastor of Sotitobire Miracle church in Akure, pastor Alfa Babatunde has taken DSS to court over his continued detention. In the court document, Babatunde said his continued detention without been charged to court was a violation of his fundamental human rights. READ ALSO: […]

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I was asked to dethrone Sanusi as Emir over disobedience

I was asked to dethrone Sanusi as Emir over disobedience – Gov. Ganduje The Governor of Kano, Governor Ganduje earlier today revealed that he has received request to dethrone Emir Sanusi II from over 35 civil society organisations.  Read the full statement below; Kano Emirates: Gov. Ganduje Receives Letter From CSOs Urging For Immediate Dethronement of […]

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Benin, Togo, to be disconnected over electricity debt

Federal Government promises to disconnect Niger Republic and Togo’s power supply if they fail to pay their outstanding $16 million debts. This was disclosed by the Managing Director of the Transmission Company of Nigeria, Usman Mohammed, who revealed that the initial debts were as high as $100 million. “When I took over as MD TCN, […]

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EFCC takes over Orji Uzor Kalu’s Properties

EFCC takes over  Orji Uzor Kalu’s Properties The Economic and Financial Crime Commission has taken over properties linked to former Abia State governor, Orji Uzor Kalu. Sen. Orji Uzor Kalu was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment after he was found guilty of N7.65 billion fraud. Presiding over the case, Justice Idris Muhammed of the federal […]

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Police parades suspected killers of PDP women leader

Police parades suspected killers of PDP women leader The suspected killers of PDP women leader, Mrs Salome Abuh who was burnt alive on the 18th of November 2019, at Ochadamu, Kogi State has been arrested and paraded by the Kogi state police command. Abuh was attacked and killed in her house shortly after the announcement […]

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DSS REARREST SOWORE

DSS REARREST SOWORE The rearrest of the convener of #RevolutionNow movement Mr Omoyele Sowore by the operatives of the Department of State Security Services (DSS), has sparked outbursts on twitter. Sowore was released on Thursday after months in DSS detention, following an order by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, who gave the […]

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Orji Uzor Kalu sentenced to 12 years imprisonment

Orji Uzor Kalu sentenced to 12 years imprisonment  Sen. Orki Uzor Kalu was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment after he was found guilty of N7.65 billion fraud. Presiding over the case, Justice Idris Mohammed of the federal high court in Lagos found Kalu and his co-defendants guilty. Justice Mohammed sentenced the defendants to 12 years […]

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EFCC arrests 27 internet fraudsters in Lagos

EFCC arrests 27 internet fraudsters in lagos The Economic and financial crime commission announced the arrest of 27 internet fraudsters in a hotel in Lagos. In a statement released by the anti graft agency said the operatives gathered intelligence through recently arrested police spies arrested in Abeokuta. READ ALSO: My Life is in danger, they […]

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My Life is in danger, they shot my mum –

My Life is in danger, they shot my mum – Kanu Nnamdi’s lawyer cries out The lawyer to Kanu Nnamdi, Ifeanyi Ejiofor in a video going viral on social media said his life is in danger for defending Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its leader. In the Video, Ejiofor said his Mother was shot by […]