Femi Kuti Remember Invasion Of His Father’s House, Kalakuta 45 Years After

During the invasion, Fela’s mother, Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti, an activist, was thrown downstairs from the first floor of the building, and she broke her leg in the process. Without a doubt, February 18, 1977, will forever remain indelible in the minds of members of afrobeat originator, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s family. It was on that day that about […]

Suspected Fulani Herders Kill Three Relatives Of Benue State Governor, Ortom

Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Nathaniel Ikyur, in a statement said the victims were killed on Saturday at about 5:00pm. According to SaharaReporters, three kinsmen of Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, have been killed by gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. Ortom is from Tse-Apera, Nzorov District under Guma Local Government Area of the […]

Aregbesola Rejects Outcome Of Osun APC Governorship Primary, Considers Legal Action

The former governor in statement issued by Sola Fasure, his media aide, asked his supporters not to be downcast or resort to violence over the outcome of the exercise. Rauf Aregbesola, the Minister of Interior, has described the Osun governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress as a “sham of an election”. The former governor […]

Yahoo Boys Are Intelligent – Gov. Obaseki Reveals Plan On Internet Fraudsters In Edo

According to him, the method the government used in tackling trafficking in the state would be employed in ending cyber crimes. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has said that internet fraudsters, known locally as Yahoo boys, are very intelligent, saying their thinking need to be re-directed into something positive. Governor Obaseki, who spoke on Friday […]

BREAKING: Queen Of England Tests Positive For Coronavirus

The 95-year-old Queen is experiencing mild cold-like symptoms but expects to continue light duties at Windsor this week, the palace said. Queen Elizabeth The Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II, has tested positive for coronavirus, Buckingham Palace has said. The 95-year-old Queen is experiencing mild cold-like symptoms but expects to continue light duties at Windsor […]

More Trouble For Abba Kyari As NDLEA Uncovers N3 Billion Undeclared Tramadol Seizure

The once-celebrated officer was arrested last week after the NDLEA busted a drug ring operating the Brazil – Ethiopia – Nigeria route. According to a report by Vanguard, more trouble appears to be looming for the suspended Commander of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), ACP Abba Kyari, as the National Drug […]

Electoral Act: Your refusal to sign as bad as military coup – HURIWA to Buhari

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has flayed President Muhammadu Buhari for his reluctance in signing the reworked Electoral Act Amendment Bill saying his intentions are not nationalistic and patriotic but self-serving. HURIWA, in a statement by its National Coordinator, Emmanuel Onwubiko, said the intransigence and refusal of the President to sign the Electoral […]

Fuel scarcity: Group gives NNPC GMD, Kyari 72 hours to resign

The Coalition of Concerned Northern Forum (CCNF), has called on the NNPC’s Group Managing Director, Mallam Mele Kolo Kyari and Engr. Farouk Ahmed, the Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (MDPRA) to tender their resignation within 72 hours over the persistent fuel scarcity in the country. The group also demanded […]

FBI vs Hushpuppi: FG told to extradite Abba Kyari to US after NDLEA arrest

Ohanaeze Ndigbo worldwide has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to allow the suspended head of IRT, DCP Abba Kyari, to be extradited to the United States to face the allegations from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over the hushpuppi scandal. Recall that the FBI is prosecuting Ramon Abbas, a.k.a. Hushpuppi, for charges bordering […]