Daily Archives: February 10, 2018

LG polls: Ganduje lauds electorate for peaceful conduct – Vanguard


Vanguard

LG polls: Ganduje lauds electorate for peaceful conduct
Vanguard
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Saturday commended electorate for their peaceful conduct during the local government elections in Kano state. He gave the commendation shortly after casting his vote his ward in Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area ...

and more »
 Read More...

My Life Is In Danger-Kassim Afegbua – SaharaReporters.com


SaharaReporters.com

My Life Is In Danger-Kassim Afegbua
SaharaReporters.com
Kassim Afegbua, the spokesperson to a former military dictator, General Ibrahim Babangida (retd.), has alleged that the lives of members of his family and himself have come under threat since he issued a statement of behalf of his principal, who ...
IBB's spokesman eyes elective office, says his life is in dangerPulse Nigeria
Afegbua, Babangida's spokesman raises the alarm over threatening callsVanguard
Babangida's spokesman Kassim Afegbua narrates ordeal with Nigeria police, SSSPremium Times
The Punch -Daily Trust -Daily Post Nigeria -CHANNELS TELEVISION
all 28 news articles »
 Read More...

KOWA demands ‘immediate sack’ of recalled NHIS boss – Premium Times


Premium Times

KOWA demands 'immediate sack' of recalled NHIS boss
Premium Times
The National Executives of KOWA Party on Friday demanded the immediate sack of the reinstated Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme. At a press conference in Lagos, the party criticised the federal government's anti-corruption ...
We will contest Yusuf's reinstatement in court —HMCANVanguard
NHIS boss, Yusuf now Adewole's boss, Buhari may remove minister – OgunyeDaily Post Nigeria
NHIS Boss: HMCAN Warns FG To Continue Investigation Despite ReinstatementLeadership Newspapers (press release)
The Punch -Independent Newspapers Limited -Guardian (blog) -New Telegraph Newspaper
all 8 news articles »
 Read More...

Nigeria: Court Orders Arrest of Innoson Boss – AllAfrica.com


The Nation Newspaper

Nigeria: Court Orders Arrest of Innoson Boss
AllAfrica.com
A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, has issued a warrant of arrest against the chairman of Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, Innocent Chukwuma, over his failure to appear in court. Justice Mojisola Dada made the order on the request of the Economic ...
Innoson Motors boss has been evading justice, says EFCCVanguard
Arrest warrant: Chukwuma files motion for stay of executionTheCable
Court orders Innoson's arrest, as lawyer insults judgeThe Punch
The Nation Newspaper -THISDAY Newspapers -SaharaReporters.com -Naija News
all 38 news articles »
 Read More...

Saraki commiserates with Buratai over father’s death – Vanguard


Vanguard

Saraki commiserates with Buratai over father's death
Vanguard
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has condoled with the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai over the death of his father, Mallam Yusuf Buratai. Malam Yusuf Buratai, a World War II Veteran and father of COAS Lt. Gen ...
Baba Yusuf Buratai: Good Night, World War II VeteranLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Buratai: World World II legend goes home, by Okanga AgileThe Eagle Online
Nigeria: Coas Buratai's Father Dies At 106'AllAfrica.com
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -Daily Post Nigeria -Independent Newspapers Limited -ExpressNewsline
all 52 news articles »
 Read More...

Plane passengers panic as emergency door flies open then falls off during landing – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk

Plane passengers panic as emergency door flies open then falls off during landing
Mirror.co.uk
Terrified passengers feared for their lives when an emergency door fell off a plane as it landed - but the airline has blamed the passengers. The incident occurred as a Dana Airlines plane landed in Nigeria's capital, Abuja on Wednesday. Shocked ...
Dana Air debacle – When flying in Nigeria, expect the unexpectedVentures Africa
Plane door falls off after landing following 'poof-like explosion'Metro
Suspected thieves open cargo hold of Air Peace aircraft at Lagos airportPremium Times
Vanguard -The Nation Newspaper -CNN -The Independent
all 39 news articles »
 Read More...

Insecurity: Dickson backs Nigerian government, calls for creation of state police – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Insecurity: Dickson backs Nigerian government, calls for creation of state police
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, has added his voice to the ongoing calls for the establishment of state police in Nigeria. According to him, the current security situation and the need for an effective response to the current crime ...
Governor Dickson Decries Politicisation Of CrimeAfrica Independent Television
Okogie, Dickson laud FG as state police sparks fresh debateThe Nation Newspaper
Bayelsa Governor Backs Establishment of State PoliceTHISDAY Newspapers

all 5 news articles »
 Read More...

Three killed in fresh attacks on Benue communities – Vanguard


Vanguard

Three killed in fresh attacks on Benue communities
Vanguard
THREE persons were feared killed in a late night attack on Benue communities Thursday, according to the residents. According to an online publication, the Premium Times, the victims were ambushed by assailants who hit villages around Anyiin, a major ...
Benue: Anxiety in Gwer West LG as herdsmen issue notice of attackDaily Post Nigeria
Again, Suspected Herdsmen Kill 3 in Renewed Benue Attack as Suswam Donates to IDPsTHISDAY Newspapers
Again, herdsmen kill three in fresh attack on Suswam's hometownGuardian (blog)
TODAY.NG -The Punch -New Telegraph Newspaper
all 7 news articles »
 Read More...

Buhari Retires Justice Ademola, Dismisses Tokode – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

Buhari Retires Justice Ademola, Dismisses Tokode
THISDAY Newspapers
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja approved the compulsory retirement of Honourable Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court as well as the dismissal of Honourable Justice O.O. Tokode of the Benin Division of ...
Buhari approves compulsory retirement, dismissal of judgesThe Punch
PMB Approves Retirement, Dismissal Of Justice Ademola, TokodeLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Buhari okays forced retirement of Justice Ademola, sacking of judgeNew Telegraph Newspaper
Daily Trust -YNaija
all 8 news articles »
 Read More...

‘Planners Asked Me to Partake in Ozubulu Church Attack’ – THISDAY Newspapers


THISDAY Newspapers

'Planners Asked Me to Partake in Ozubulu Church Attack'
THISDAY Newspapers
A witness in the trial of the suspects of the August 6, 2017 Ozubulu church massacre has said that he was contacted by the perpetuators of the massacre to be a part of it but he turned it down. Four suspects, Great Chinedu Akpunonu (44), Vincent Ike ...
Ozubulu killings suspects arraignedThe Punch
Witness: I was invited to take part in Ozubulu massacreNew Telegraph Newspaper

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Ozubulu killings: Tension in court as witness narrates how he was invited to take part in the attack – Vanguard


Vanguard

Ozubulu killings: Tension in court as witness narrates how he was invited to take part in the attack
Vanguard
THERE was tension at the Nnewi High Court premises yesterday during the arraignment of four suspects over the shooting at St Philips Catholic Church, Ozubulu in which 13 persons lost their lives on August 6, 2017, with a star witness, Mr. Chukwujekwu ...

and more »
 Read More...

Rickey Tarfa has case to answer — Court – The Nation Newspaper


The Nation Newspaper

Rickey Tarfa has case to answer — Court
The Nation Newspaper
A Lagos High Court in Igbosere yesterday dismissed the no-case submission made by a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Rickey Tarfa. Justice Adedayo Akintoye ruled that the prosecution – Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) – had established ...
Court dismisses Ricky Tarfa's N520 Million suit against EFCCGuardian (blog)
Alleged Bribery: Court Dismisses Rickey Tarfa's 'No-Case Submission'Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)

all 4 news articles »
 Read More...

Buhari’s Benue blues – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari's Benue blues
Vanguard
It is now understandable why some senior officials of the Muhammadu Buhari administration were agitated when they got news of plans by the Benue State government to give the 73 victims of the herdsmen attack a televised mass burial. Hours before the ...
Benue killings: Nothing must happen to Ortom – Group warns IGPDaily Post Nigeria
Benue government totally paralysed – Abba MoroThe Eagle Online
How Ortom Got His Groove Back While President Babangida Lost HisTHISDAY Newspapers
Premium Times -The Punch -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog) -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
all 12 news articles »
 Read More...

If our resources are not stolen Nigeria can be the greatest country anywhere … – Osinbajo – Vanguard


Vanguard

If our resources are not stolen Nigeria can be the greatest country anywhere … – Osinbajo
Vanguard
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that Nigeria is great and has the resources. If our resources are not stolen, if our resources are used properly, Nigeria can be the greatest country anywhere in the world. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo delivers ...
Tinubu's Reconciliation Committee Long Overdue – Senate LeaderLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Fani-Kayode attacks Osinbajo for saying Buhari not supporting Fulani herdsmenDaily Post Nigeria
State Police: Osinbajo's stance in order – Sen. LeaderThe Eagle Online
The Nation Newspaper -The Punch -Economic Confidential (press release) -NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
all 75 news articles »
 Read More...

Breaking: Buhari approves sack, retirement of Justices Tokode, Ademola – P.M. News


P.M. News

Breaking: Buhari approves sack, retirement of Justices Tokode, Ademola
P.M. News
Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday approved the compulsory retirement of Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court and the sack from office of Justice O.O Tokode of the Benin Division of the Federal High Court ...
President Buhari approves retirement of Justice Ademola, dismissal of TokodeBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)

all 12 news articles »
 Read More...