Daily Archives: December 5, 2017

Trial of Kanu Suffers Setback, Prosecuting Counsel Absent in Court – The Streetjournal


The Streetjournal

Trial of Kanu Suffers Setback, Prosecuting Counsel Absent in Court
The Streetjournal
The trial of the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, suffered another setback, Tuesday, as the prosecution counsel, Shuaibu Labaran, failed to appear in court. Kanu and three others, David Nwawuisi, Benjamin ...
Again, Court adjourns Nnamdi Kanu's trialPremium Times
Biafra: Court shifts Kanu's trial till Feb 20Gistmaster (blog)
IPOB: Nnamdi Kanu's Trial Adjourned To Next YearSundiataPost (press release) (blog)
TODAY.NG
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Reps demand recall of suspended SEC DG – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

Reps demand recall of suspended SEC DG
Daily Trust
The suspended Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir H. Gwarzo. related news. Abdul Zubair replaces Gwarzo as SEC head · FG suspends SEC DG over corruption allegations · BREAKING: FG suspends SEC DG, 2 others over ...
UPDATE 1-Nigerian MPs begin investigation into suspension of SEC chiefBusiness Insider

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2019 Election results will be transmitted electronically from polling units – INEC official – Premium Times


Premium Times

2019 Election results will be transmitted electronically from polling units – INEC official
Premium Times
Voting and accreditation in progress @ CPS 1 ward 003. Voters turned out enmass to exercise their franchise. The PO, APO's and all INEC official are working happily. Related News. 2019 election results to be collated, transmitted electronically - INEC ...

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BREAKING: Court Grants Nenadi Usman Permission To Visit US For Treatment – CHANNELS TELEVISION


CHANNELS TELEVISION

BREAKING: Court Grants Nenadi Usman Permission To Visit US For Treatment
CHANNELS TELEVISION
A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has granted the former Minister of Finance, Mrs Nenadi Usman, permission to travel to the United States for medical care. Justice Rilwan Aikawa ordered that her passport be released to enable her travel from ...
Alleged N4.6bn fraud: Court admits Fani-Kayode's account statementNew Telegraph Newspaper

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Lagos to begin bursary, scholarship disbursement – Vanguard


Vanguard

Lagos to begin bursary, scholarship disbursement
Vanguard
The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to commence disbursement of bursaries and scholarships before the end of the month of December. Unilag Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Obafela Bank-Olemoh said Governor Akinwunmi Ambode ...
LASG urges students to suspend planned protest over non-payment of bursariesP.M. News

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Air Force jets hit large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists, kill many – Vanguard


Vanguard

Air Force jets hit large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists, kill many
Vanguard
ABUJA – THE Nigerian Air Force said it made significant success in its fight against Boko Haram terrorists last week as two of its fighter jets hit large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists in two separate locations. Jet The operations, according to the ...
NAF jets hit Boko Haram hideouts, kill several insurgentsThe Nation Newspaper
Nigerian Air Force destroys Boko Haram campsTV360

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Boy rendered crippled by Boko Haram, returns home walking – Information Nigeria


Information Nigeria

Boy rendered crippled by Boko Haram, returns home walking
Information Nigeria
There was joy for the family members of a boy identified as Ali Ahmadu, who was rendered paralysed by the Boko Haram sect, when he arrived at the arrival terminal of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Monday. The victim was flown out of ...
Nigerian Company Taleveras Sponsors 6-Year Old Boko Haram Victim For Spinal SurgeryForbes
Boko Haram kid-victim returns to Nigeria after successful surgeryPremium Times
After surgery in Dubai, Chibok boy paralysed by Boko Haram walks againTheCable
The Whistler -Daily Trust -The Nation Newspaper -New Telegraph Newspaper
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EXCLUSIVE: Kiss Daniel’s FLYBOI INC is illegal – G-Worldwide Entertainment – Vanguard


Vanguard

EXCLUSIVE: Kiss Daniel's FLYBOI INC is illegal – G-Worldwide Entertainment
Vanguard
Nigerian pop star, Anidugbe Oluwatobiloba Daniel, popularly known as Kiss Daniel, has been dragged to court by the management of G-Worldwide Entertainment, for allegedly breaching the seven years artiste management deal he signed with the record label ...
G-Worldwide drags Kiss Daniel to courtThe Punch
Kiss Daniel Set To Drop A New Song Featuring Wizkid (PHOTO)360Nobs.com

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Court Orders Arrest Of Former Enugu Governor – Africa Independent Television


The Nation Newspaper

Court Orders Arrest Of Former Enugu Governor
Africa Independent Television
A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of a former governor of Enugu State, Chimaroke Nnamani. Presiding Justice, Chuka Obiozor made the order of arrest following the failure of the former governor's lawyer, to ...
Court orders arrest of former Enugu Governor, NnamaniVanguard
N4.5b Money Laundering: Court Issues Bench Warrant On NnamaniLeadership Newspapers
Why judge ordered arrest of former Enugu governor, NnamaniPremium Times
The Punch -The Nation Newspaper -Daily Post Nigeria -GkMen
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SARS personnel to undergo new training programme – Force PRO – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

SARS personnel to undergo new training programme – Force PRO
Daily Post Nigeria
Personnel of the police Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) are to undergo a new training programme, according to the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Jimoh Moshood. Moshood said in a statement on Monday that the training was part of the reorganisation ...
Senator backs calls for Police SARS scrappingPremium Times
SARS intimidating politicians too, says MisauPulse Nigeria
Someone With Ulterior Motive Started #EndSARS – Police PROCHANNELS TELEVISION
360Nobs.com -National Accord -YNaija -BellaNaija
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Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning – Daily Post Nigeria


Vanguard

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 things you need to know this Tuesday morning
Daily Post Nigeria
1. The Senator representing Ekiti State, Sylvester Ayodele Arise, has been reportedly kidnapped by unknown gunmen. The APC chieftain was abducted on his way to Abuja from Akure on Sunday night, with his kidnappers demanding a ransom of N80m. 2. The ...
Pro-Biafra groups to adopt new strategies — MASSOBVanguard
MASSOB to Buhari, Atiku: 'No Nigeria for you to govern in 2019'The News
2019: Perish your dreams, MASSOB tells Buhari, AtikuThe Punch
Naija News
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Pandemonium as gunmen invade burial, kill late woman’s son – Vanguard


Vanguard

Pandemonium as gunmen invade burial, kill late woman's son
Vanguard
BENIN—The remains of one Deaconess Taiwo Albert that was laid in state in Benin, the Edo State capital, were abandoned as gunmen invaded the venue of the ceremony, killing her son, Dupe Idahor. Gun. It was gathered that family members and sympathisers ...
Gunmen kill man during mother's burial in EdoGuardian (blog)
Gunmen 'kill' man during mum's funeralThe Nation Newspaper
BENIN: Unknown gunmen storm late woman's burial, kill sonRipples Nigeria

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Gunmen burn down 2 Adamawa communities— Eyewitness – Vanguard


Vanguard

Gunmen burn down 2 Adamawa communities— Eyewitness
Vanguard
Yola—Gunmen, suspected to be herdsmen, in early hours of yesterday, attacked two communities of Lawuri and Dong in Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa State. The Demsa attack came even as the security situation in neighbouring Numan Local ...
Many feared killed in fresh Adamawa communal violenceDaily Trust
District heads, scores feared dead as Fulani militia attacks AdamawaThe Punch
Fresh fighting erupts between herdsmen, farmers in AdamawaPremium Times
Daily Post Nigeria -Gistmaster (blog) -THISDAY Newspapers -Independent Newspapers Limited
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How Instagram friend drugged, sexually assaulted Unilorin student – The Punch


The Punch

How Instagram friend drugged, sexually assaulted Unilorin student
The Punch
An Instagram user identified by the police in Kwara State as Asiwaju Micheal has allegedly drugged and raped a female undergraduate of the University of Ilorin. The Command's Police Public Relations Officer, Akayi Okasanmi, in an interview with our ...
Social media friend blackmails varsity girl with sex video, nudesVanguard

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Failure Of Governments Responsible For Killings – Sultan – Leadership Newspapers


Leadership Newspapers

Failure Of Governments Responsible For Killings – Sultan
Leadership Newspapers
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Abubakar Sa'ad III, has attributed the incessant killings, particularly in the North Eastern region of Nigeria, to the failure of governments to discharge their duties as expected. Sultan who is the chairman of the Northern ...
Communal conflicts: We'll never encourage anyone to take up arms – SultanDaily Trust
Sultan to Buhari: Take firm action on herdsmen, farmers' clashesNew Telegraph Newspaper
Failure of govt cause of killings, says SultanThe Nation Newspaper
Guardian (blog) -TheCable
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Senator Ayo Arise kidnapped; abductors demand N80m ransom – Vanguard


Vanguard

Senator Ayo Arise kidnapped; abductors demand N80m ransom
Vanguard
Ado-Ekiti—EIGHTY million Naira ransom is being demanded by the kidnappers of the former Chairman of the Senate Committee on Privatisation between 2007 and 2011, Ayo Arise, who was, weekend, kidnapped by gunmen alongside his driver on Okene-Abuja ...
Police in confusion over kidnap of ex-Nigerian senatorPremium Times
How gunmen kidnapped Senator Ayo Arise, what they are demandingDaily Post Nigeria
Gunmen kidnap Senator Arise, demand N80m ransomThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper -The Eagle Online -Daily Trust -SaharaReporters.com
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PDP S’West crisis: A’court stops orders recognising Kashamu’s group – The Punch


The Punch

PDP S'West crisis: A'court stops orders recognising Kashamu's group
The Punch
The Court of Appeal, Ado Ekiti, on Monday stayed the execution of the judgement of the Federal High Court, Ado Ekiti, recognising the Chief Makanjuola Ogundipe-led South-West zonal executive of the Peoples Democratic Party. The appellate court also ...
S'West PDP Crisis: Kashamu's faction loses at Appeal CourtVanguard
Appeal court order favours Olafeso-led exco in S/WestDaily Trust
Appeal Court affirms Olafeso as Southwest PDP's chiefThe Nation Newspaper
New Telegraph Newspaper
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We’ll aggressively address unsolicited messages – NCC – The Punch


The Punch

We'll aggressively address unsolicited messages – NCC
The Punch
The Executive Vice-Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Prof. Umar Danbatta, has said that the commission will aggressively address unsolicited calls and messages being received by telecommunications consumers. He stated that to address the ...
Broadband infrastructure gap worries NCCVanguard
NCC's consumer campaign for reviewThe Nation Newspaper

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Kwapoly tuition fee increase unacceptable – Saraki – Vanguard


Vanguard

Kwapoly tuition fee increase unacceptable – Saraki
Vanguard
ILORIN—SENATE President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has intervened in the tuition fees crisis rocking Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin. The students union of the institution had serially protested in Ilorin against what it described as outrageous tuition fees ...
Saraki disagrees with Kwarapoly authorities over increment in feesThe Punch
Saraki intervenes in Kwara poly fee hike crisisThe Nation Newspaper

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2019 polls: Lagos east senatorial district declares support for Ambode’s second term – Vanguard


Gistmaster

2019 polls: Lagos east senatorial district declares support for Ambode's second term
Vanguard
Ahesd the 2019 general election, the All Progressives Congress, APC, leaders, chieftains and members in the Lagos East Senatorial Districts have expressed their support for the candidacy of the incumbent Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode's in the ...
Lagos East APC preaches peaceThe Nation Newspaper
Lawmaker urges unity among LagosiansThe Punch
Lagos East APC Strategises Ahead of 2019Independent Newspapers Limited

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Dokpesi mocks PDP for boasting to rule Nigeria for 50 years – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Dokpesi mocks PDP for boasting to rule Nigeria for 50 years
Daily Post Nigeria
One of the leading contenders for the PDP National Chairmanship position in the forthcoming Saturday's National Convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Raymond Dokpesi has attributed the party's loss in the 2015 presidential election to ...
PDP National Convention: Okowa assures transparent, peaceful processVanguard
Okowa heads PDP convention committeeDaily Trust
PDP Chairmanship Position Not For Sale -IBBThe Tide
The Nation Newspaper -P.M. News -TheCable -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
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Okorocha swears-in 28 commissioners, 27 LG transition C’ttee chairmen – Vanguard


Okorocha swears-in 28 commissioners, 27 LG transition C'ttee chairmen
Vanguard
Governor Rochas Okorocha has Sworn-in Twenty-Eight (28) new Commissioners and Twenty-Seven (27) Transition Committee Chairmen of the 27 Local Government Councils in the State, telling them that they have been appointed to come and prove their worths in ...

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Charlyboy group storms Foreign Affairs in chains, handcuffs over Libya slave trade – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Charlyboy group storms Foreign Affairs in chains, handcuffs over Libya slave trade
Daily Post Nigeria
There was mild drama as a group of good governance protesters led by veteran musician, Charles Oputa also known as Charly Boy, stormed the Foreign Affairs Ministry in Abuja to demand pro-active and reactive steps from the federal government over the ...
Libya: 3000 Nigerians repatriated- FGVanguard
250 more Nigerians expected from Libya todayThe Punch
Libya: Charly Boy, in chains, leads protesters to foreign affairs ministryTheCable
Information Nigeria -CHANNELS TELEVISION -The Whistler -Olisa Blogazine
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LASU suspends Provost, College of Medicine over alleged financial impropriety – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

LASU suspends Provost, College of Medicine over alleged financial impropriety
Daily Post Nigeria
The Lagos State University has suspended the Provost of the LASU College of Medicine (LASUCOM), Ikeja , Prof. Babatunde Solagberu, over alleged financial and administrative improprieties with effect from Nov. 30. This is contained in the University's ...
LASU suspends Provost, College of MedicineThe Eagle Online

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Comedian, I Go Dye writes open letter to Atiku Abubakar – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Comedian, I Go Dye writes open letter to Atiku Abubakar
Daily Post Nigeria
Francis Agoda, I Go Dye, has dished out advice to former vice President, Atiku Abubakar, following his formal return to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The Comedian said Atiku should quit ”using sentimental empathy on the youths to express his ...
PDP has enough space for returning members – LawmakerVanguard
Group commends Atiku's PDP move, cautions opposition partyPremium Times
Only God Can Stop Atiku From Becoming President – Youth GroupLeadership Newspapers
360Nobs.com -The News -Guardian (blog) -Information Nigeria
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