The Coalition of Concerned Northern Youths, on Wednesday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign as the President of Nigeria. The coalition of Northern Youths further stated that President Buhari has failed woefully in his assignment.
Former presidential candidate, and convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore has been awarded N200,000 damages by the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday ordered the Department of State Security (DSS) to pay N200,000 to the defendant over the delay by prosecuting counsel.
Ondo state commissioner for information and orientation, Donald Ojogo has revealed that the state executive has approved the draft of on the Ondo State Security Network Agency codenamed “Amotekun Corps.”
The chief of army staff, Tukur Yusuf Buratai has stated that insurgency has been defeated across the country, but the country is still under attack from terrorists.
President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari wasn’t well-received during his condolence visit to Borno State. The President saw it necessary to pay a visit to victims of activities of the Boko Haram insurgents in the state after he got back from the African Union summit in Ethiopia.
Ekiti state governor, Kayode Fayemi has stated that in order to encourage nursing mothers to breastfeed their babies for 6 months exclusively, the state government would henceforth allow female workers in the state civil service to proceed on six months maternity leave.
The Catholic bishop of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah has stated that Nigeria does not possess that set of goals or values for which any sane citizen of the country would be willing to die for.
The EFCC has reacted to the viral photo of a detention facility at its agency in Port Harcourt. Recall that a photo was earlier shared on the Internet by a Twitter user, ‘TheRealDayne’ depicting a cell where EFCC keeps suspects in Rivers State capital, Port Harcourt.
Ogun State Government has assented the bill for the Southwest security outfit code-named “Operation Amotekun”. The approval, therefore, took effect at the State Executive Council meeting held at the Executive Chamber of the Governor’s office, Oke Mosan secretariat, Abeokuta.
The police, at about 10 a.m on Wednesday, in Moriki, Zamfara State, received a tip-off on the movement of ammunition and mounted an emergency stop and search checkpoint. Not long after, a motorbike arrived with a bag looking like a bag of rice.