The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has faulted claims by Governor Ayodele Fayose that he had been discharged and acquitted by the Federal High Court in the alleged N1.3bn poultry project.
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally confirmed that his administration is in talks with Niger Delta militants with the help of oil companies and law-enforcement agencies to find a lasting solution to the insecurity in the region.
Following confirmed intelligence report on the convergence and massing up of dislodged Boko Haram insurgents at Gangere village in Kukawa Local Government Area of Borno State, with intent of carrying out attack on some isolated communities, troops on fighting and clearance patrol Codenamed “Operation TIGER CLAW” on Tuesday 19th July, 2016, swooped on terrorists killing 42 Boko Haram insurgents, while unconfirmed number of the insurgents escaped with gunshot wounds.
The economy is in recession, the government admitted yesterday.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has alleged that the National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmud Yakubu, was working with the Acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to rig the forthcoming National Assembly rerun elections in the state.
The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) yesterday told oil workers and foreigners to vacate all oil fields and terminals in the Niger Delta as soon as possible. This is as the group claimed that it has attacked the Qua Iboe export pipeline.
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Tuesday in Abuja confirmed that Frenchman Paul Le Guen has rejected the job of Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles it offered him.