Daily Archives: March 17, 2018

Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose’s rallies shut down state capital – Vanguard


The Punch

Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose's rallies shut down state capital
Vanguard
The forthcoming July 14 governorship poll in Ekiti State has taken an interesting dimension as many beneficiaries of the Federal Government N-power scheme in Ekiti yesterday campaigned for the Deputy Governor Olusola Kolapo Eleka ahead of the election ...
N-Power: Drama as pro-Buhari, Fayose supporters clash in EkitiPremium Times
N-Power: Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose rallies shut down state capitalNew Telegraph Newspaper
N-Power: Drama in Ekiti as pro-Buhari, Fayose factions hold ralliesDaily Trust
TheNewsGuru -THISDAY Newspapers -The Eagle Online
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IPOB writes UN, asks FG, President Buhari to obey ACHR decision – Vanguard


Vanguard

IPOB writes UN, asks FG, President Buhari to obey ACHR decision
Vanguard
Enugu – The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has notified the United Nations about the ruling of the African Commission on Human and Peoples Rights, ACHR, against the Nigerian government and asked the international community to prevail on President ...

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Fighting Corruption: Deterrence and the Saraki Doctrine – Vanguard


Vanguard

Fighting Corruption: Deterrence and the Saraki Doctrine
Vanguard
In recent times, there has been a lot of conversation about which of the two arms of government is doing more in the fight against corruption — the executive under President Muhammadu Buhari, or the legislature under Senate President, Dr. Abubakar ...
SATIRE SATURDAY: Is Muhammadu Buhari really aware of President Buhari? By Oladeinde OlawoyinPremium Times
'Don't condemn Buhari for rejecting amendment to Electoral Act' – Yoruba youthsDaily Post Nigeria
Nigeria: Buhari's Decision On Peace Corps Bill Splits SenatorsAllAfrica.com
The Punch -Daily Trust -Leadership Newspapers (press release) -THISDAY Newspapers
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Serial killer, Ade Lawyer makes revelations about 2015 election – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Serial killer, Ade Lawyer makes revelations about 2015 election
Daily Post Nigeria
Suspected serial killer, Adeola Williams, aka Ade Lawyer, has revealed events that followed the 2015 election defeat of the former President Goodluck Jonathan and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos. Ade Lawyer was recently arrested by ...
Ade Lawyer: My exploits as assassin, robber, drug pusherThe Nation Newspaper
I've killed more than 100 people — Contract-Killer revealsVanguard
I've killed over 100 people – Ade Lawyer, suspected assassin confessesThe Punch
Information Nigeria -Independent Newspapers Limited -Politics Nigeria
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2019: Why SDP/CNM alliance may alter the political equation – Vanguard


Vanguard

2019: Why SDP/CNM alliance may alter the political equation
Vanguard
The crises in the camp of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), if not resolved, may pave way for the opposition to worm its way into the heart of the electorate. As the 2019 general elections inch closer by the ...
Why Obasanjo will not join us in SDP —Professor Tunde AdeniranNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

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Why Igbos are not doing well in Nigerian politics – Gov. Obiano – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Why Igbos are not doing well in Nigerian politics – Gov. Obiano
Daily Post Nigeria
Governor Obiano of Anambra State has given reasons Igbos are not doing well in Nigerian politics. He said that the people of the Southeast region preferred splitting themselves into smaller political parties instead coming together in a larger one ...
Obiano's second term begins todayVanguard
Gov. Obiano begins second termThe Nation Newspaper
Real reason why Igbos are not doing Well in Nigerian Politics – Obiano opens upPolitics Nigeria

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My daughter wants to succeed me – Emir Sanusi – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

My daughter wants to succeed me – Emir Sanusi
Daily Post Nigeria
The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has said one of his daughters wants to succeed him as the second most ranked Muslim leader in Nigeria. Sanusi revealed this in an interview with Financial Times. “My daughter wants to be the next emir of Kano, and ...
5 key quotes from the Emir of Kano's interview with Financial TimesPulse Nigeria
Sanusi: I was the best central bank governorTheCable
One of my daughters wants to be the next emir of Kano - SanusiNAIJA.NG

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Okowa charges AIG on herdsmen’s activities – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)

Okowa charges AIG on herdsmen's activities
Guardian (blog)
Worried by the spate of killings by suspected herdsmen, Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has called on security agencies to curb their activities in parts of the state before it snowballs into crisis. Okowa, who spoke yesterday when the Assistant ...
'Farmers told to pay herdsmen before they can enter their farms in Delta'Vanguard
Okowa cries out as herdsmen take over Delta communitiesDaily Post Nigeria

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#BelieveinHer: Uber makes case for female leadership with IWD 2018 lunch event – Guardian (blog)


Guardian (blog)

#BelieveinHer: Uber makes case for female leadership with IWD 2018 lunch event
Guardian (blog)
Jackie Omotalade; Head Policy West Africa, Uber, (left) Margaret Banasko; Country Marketing Lead SSA, Uber; Osayi Alile, CEO ACT Foundation; Francesca Uriri, Head Communications, West Africa and Lola Kassim, Uber General Manager West Africa at the ...

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How Buhari’s visit renewed Lalong, Dalung rivalry – Daily Trust


Daily Trust

How Buhari's visit renewed Lalong, Dalung rivalry
Daily Trust
President Muhammadu Buhari's recent visit to Plateau State renewed a long suspected rivalry and distrust between Plateau State Governor Simon Bako Lalong and the Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Barrister Solomn Dalung. Just when Governor ...
War on the Plateau: How Buhari divided Dalung and LalongVanguard

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Buhari appoints members of National Food Security Council [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Buhari appoints members of National Food Security Council [Full list]
Daily Post Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the constitution of membership for the National Food Security Council. The Council, to be chaired by the President, will be inaugurated on Monday. It will have as members, the Governors of Kebbi, Taraba, Plateau ...
Buhari constitutes Food Security CouncilPulse Nigeria
Buhari approves establishment of food security councilTV360
Buhari Approves Establishment Of National Food Security CouncilWetinhappen Magazine (blog)

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Many feared dead as Yoruba, Hausa youths clash in Lagos – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Many feared dead as Yoruba, Hausa youths clash in Lagos
Daily Post Nigeria
Some persons were feared killed as Yoruba and Hausa youths clashed at Gida Panli, Kotomola, in the Ojota New Garage area of Lagos State. Punch Newspaper reports that the clash broke out on Thursday after a Hausa youth reportedly beat up his Yoruba ...
Two feared killed as Yoruba, Hausa clash in LagosThe Punch
Two feared killed, others injured as scavengers, hoodlums clash in OjotaThe Nation Newspaper
Hausa, Yoruba youths clash in OjotaPulse Nigeria
BellaNaija -NAIJA.NG
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NJC recommends 60 judges for appointment in 25 states – The Punch


The Punch

NJC recommends 60 judges for appointment in 25 states
The Punch
The National Judicial Council on Friday released the names of 60 judicial officers recommended for appointment by governors of 24 states. Two of the successful judges were recommended as the Chief Judges of Ondo and Plateau States, Justices O.O ...
NJC appoints 60 judges for 25 statesThe Nation Newspaper
National Judicial Council appoints of 60 judgesNAIJA.NG

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Evans : I was chained for 88 days, escapee company MD tells court – Vanguard


Vanguard

Evans : I was chained for 88 days, escapee company MD tells court
Vanguard
Mr Donatius Dunu, the Managing Director of Maydon Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Lagos, on Friday told an Ikeja High Court how he was kidnapped and held for 88 days by the suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans and his gang. Evans is ...
How I escaped from Evan's captivity — Kidnap victimPremium Times
How I was kidnapped, chained by Evans – VictimThe Nation Newspaper
Kidnap Victim Narrates Ordeal As Evans' Trial ContinuesCHANNELS TELEVISION
Daily Post Nigeria
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Hausa, Yoruba youths clash in Ojota – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Hausa, Yoruba youths clash in Ojota
Pulse Nigeria
Men of the Nigerian Police Force have however been deployed to the area to ensure that law and order is maintained. Published: 3 minutes ago; Chika Ebuzor. Print; eMail · Hausa, Yoruba youths clash in Ojota play. An angry mob (illustration ...

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Dino Melaye is really scared of getting recalled – Pulse Nigeria


Pulse Nigeria

Dino Melaye is really scared of getting recalled
Pulse Nigeria
The Dino Melaye recall is back on track after the Court of Appeal ruled that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) should continue with the process after it was stalled in October of 2017. Moves to recall Melaye commenced in June of 2017 ...
Appeal Court gives INEC nod to begin Melaye's recall processBusinessDay (satire) (press release) (blog)
A/Court orders continuation of Melaye's RecallVanguard
Appeal court dismisses Melaye's case against recallThe Punch
Daily Post Nigeria -CHANNELS TELEVISION -P.M. News -SaharaReporters.com
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N400m fraud: Why I won’t rule on Metuh’s bid to visit UK till April 20–Justice Abang – Vanguard


Vanguard

N400m fraud: Why I won't rule on Metuh's bid to visit UK till April 20–Justice Abang
Vanguard
ABUJA – Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, on Friday, gave reasons why he would not rule on request for the embattled former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, to be allowed to ...
Medication Preventing Me From Following Proceedings, Metuh Tells CourtLeadership Newspapers (press release)
Court adjourns hearing of Metuh's application to travel abroadTV360
Court Adjourns Ruling On Metuh's Application For Permission To TravelCHANNELS TELEVISION
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -Africa Independent Television -NAIJA.NG -BellaNaija
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Buhari, Bill Gate, Gen.AbdulSalami, Saraki others grace Dangote’s daughter wedding – Vanguard


Vanguard

Buhari, Bill Gate, Gen.AbdulSalami, Saraki others grace Dangote's daughter wedding
Vanguard
KANO – Presdient Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, in Kano led local and international players to the wedding of Fatima Dangote, daughter of African richest man, Aliko Dangote, and her pilot groom, Jamil Abubakar, son to the former Inspector General of police ...
They Threw Away The Book Behind Their Backs, As If They Did Not Know, By Murtadha GusauPremium Times
Buhari hands over Dangote's daughter in marriage for N500, 000 dowryDaily Trust
Aliko Dangote's daughter, Fatima is married!Pulse Nigeria
TODAY.NG -News Agency of Nigeria (press release) -NAIJA.NG -Wetinhappen Magazine (blog)
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Odukoya FirstNation Airways CEO charged with N1.7bn fraud – Vanguard


Vanguard

Odukoya FirstNation Airways CEO charged with N1.7bn fraud
Vanguard
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has arraigned Kayode Odukoya, Managing Director FirstNation Airways on a four-count charge of forgery, use of false information, perjury and stealing to the tune of N1. 7 billion. He was arraigned ...
Kayode Odukoya, First Nation Airways MD remanded over alleged N1.7bn fraudDaily Post Nigeria
EFCC arraigns First Nation Airline MD for alleged theft, forgeryThe Nation Newspaper
EFCC charges Bellview, First Nation airlines with N1.7bn fraudThe Punch
The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog) -Independent Newspapers Limited -NAIJA.NG
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Bishop Kukah berates El-Rufai over damaging remarks against Christians, Southern Kaduna – Daily Post Nigeria


Daily Post Nigeria

Bishop Kukah berates El-Rufai over damaging remarks against Christians, Southern Kaduna
Daily Post Nigeria
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Mathew Hassan Kukkah, has berated governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna state over an interview he granted Channels Television in 2016, accusing Southern Kaduna Christian clerics of using the mass murder of its ...
Bagobiri fought injustice, oppression, Buhari told CatholicsVanguard
President Buhari mourns BagobiriThe Nation Newspaper
President Buhari mourns Kafanchan Catholic bishop, Joseph BogobiriNAIJA.NG
Naija News -Fellow Press (press release)
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