A Coalition of Youth Organisations in Wurno Local Government Area of Sokoto State says Atiku Abubakar’s claim of being an indigene of the area is false. Mr Atiku, the 2019 Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had during the North West rally in Sokoto on December 3 said...
A ederal High Court in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), has halted the arraignment and trial of Walter Onnoghen, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), before the Code of Conduct Tribunal for alleged fraudulent asset declaration. The Code of Conduct Bureau had filed a six-count charge bordering on fraudulent...
Kaduna State governor, Nasir el-Rufai, on Tuesday threatened the murder of foreign nationals who might interfere in upcoming Nigerian general elections. His comments came over a week after the Nigerian government accused foreign powers including the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union of actions that could be deemed...
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has alleged that the All Progressives Congress is engaging in vote-buying for as low as N10. The former Vice President tweeted this on Wednesday via his verified Twitter handle, @atiku. He tweeted: "This is what the APC are doing. They are buying...
The group, Catholic Priests of West Africa (CPWA), has added its voice to calls for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari over killings across parts of the country. The group also called for the restructuring of Nigeria’s security system, even as it condemned the killing of two priests in...
Concerned Diasporas, a group of Nigerian intellectuals in the United States of America (USA) and neighbouring Canada has blamed Amnesty International (AI) for the rising cases of killings and violence in most countries across the globe. The group came to this conclusion having thoroughly reviewed the activities of the UK-based...
Boko Haram jihadists have killed three soldiers in an attack on another military base in Borno state near Lake Chad, military and civilian sources said. Fighters from Islamic State West Africa Province, ISWAP, driving in several trucks attacked the base in Cross-Kauwa village on Tuesday and engaged troops in an...
Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has presented an award of excellent to a janitor with Lakewood Development Company, Miss Mary Ishaya, who returned a lost bag she picked up in the male toilet of Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Mrs Buhari, who presented the award at a brief...
By Femi Fani-Kayode History teaches us that there is only one thing that is more painful to the victims of mass murder, ethnic cleansing and genocide than the act itself and that is the tacit denial by its orchestrators and perpetrators that it ever took place. One of the...
The National Coordinator of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria in Benue State, Alhaji Garus Gololo, on Thursday took a swipe at the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, stating that if elected, he (Atiku) would create division in the country. Gololo was reacting to a statement by...