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Biafra: FG slams fresh 6-count charge against Kanu, 2 others


The Federal Government has filled a fresh six-count charge of treason and managing the affairs of ‘an unlawful society,’ against the embattled leader of  Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu. Continue reading

BREAKING: We Profoundly Apologize To Nigerians For This Prolonged Hardship And Misery – Buhari

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Man in prison for allegedly killing co-tenant over N5,000 electricity bill

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A man, Chukwuebuka Okeke, who allegedly beat a co-tenant to death over N5,000 electricity bill, was on Monday remanded in Lagos prisons. An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court which gave the ruling, said the accused should be remanded at Ikoyi Prisons pending advice from the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). Continue reading

Buhari sacks NDDC chairman, Bassey Dan Abia


President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the Chairman of Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Bassey Dan Abia.

Following the removal of Abia as NDDC chairman, Ibim Seminitari, who served as commissioner of information in the administration of Rotimi Amaechi, former governor of Rivers state, has been appointed as the acting head of the commission.

Dan Abia, an indigene of Akwa Ibom state, was appointed by former President Goodluck Jonathan in 2013.
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Nnamdi Kanu: MASSOB vows to continue protests if…


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Youngest convict of 2012 Delhi gang rape case released

Plainclothes policemen escort an Indian teenager after he was sentenced at a juvenile court in New Delhi
Plainclothes policemen escort an Indian teenager (head covered with towel) after he was sentenced at a juvenile court in New Delhi August 31, 2013. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

The youngest of six people convicted of the 2012 gang rape of a woman, in a case that shocked India, was freed on Sunday, a lawyer said, after a court refused to extend his three-year sentence.

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APC engaging in political terrorism In Rivers, Akwa-Ibom — PDP

NATIONAL leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, PDP-APC-logoyesterday, accused the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, of engaging in political terrorism in Rivers and Akwa Ibom states, just as it stressed that the action portends great danger to the nation’s democracy as well as capable of threatening the peace and stability in these states and the South-South. Continue reading

Nigeria would have collapsed, if Jonathan had won — Oshiomhole


GOVERNOR Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State said, yesterday, that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under President Goodluck Jonathan squandered the resources of the country and that of its members. Continue reading

Boko Haram attacks Buratai, Army chief’s village


Boko Haram gunmen launched a dawn raid, yesterday, on the home town of Army chief, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, triggering a fierce gunbattle with troops, residents of a nearby village to which people fled the clashes said. Continue reading

Fears of new Islamist threat emerge in Nigeria


Nigeria, which is still battling Boko Haram militants, now risks unleashing a new Islamist threat after violent clashes between the army and a radical Shiite group, experts say.

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