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Pro-Biafra Agitators Stage Protest In Lagos

Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) are currently protesting at Alaba International market in the Ojo local government area of Lagos state, reports The Cable. The protesters are chanting anti-government songs, demanding the release of Nnamdi Kanu, director of Radio Biafra. They defied the warning of the Lagos chapter of the All Progressives Congress…

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Biafra: DSS Drops Charges Against Nnamdi Kanu

A magistrate court sitting in Abuja today, 16th December, dropped charges against the Director of Radio Biafra and Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, on all counts of criminal conspiracy and ownership of an unlawful society brought against him by the federal government Magistrate Shuaibu Usman struck out all charges levelled against…

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Court Of Appeal Upholds Governor Wike’s Sack, Orders Fresh Election In Rivers

Nyesom Wike A Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has today, struck out the appeal of Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike who’s seeking a dismissal of the judgment of the Rivers election petition tribunal which sacked him as governor of the state, reports Vanguard. The Court in a 110-page ruling delivered by Justice M.B. Dongban-Mensem…

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Iranian President Calls Buhari Over Army-Shiite Clash

Yesterday 15th December, President of Iran, Hassan Rouhani reportedly placed a phone call to President Muhammadu Buhari, to discuss the Nigerian army’s clash with the Shiites Muslim sect, in Zaria, Kaduna which happened on Saturday through Sunday. Click here if you missed. During the phone call, Rouhani reportedly urged Buhari to ensure that “minor disputes…

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Sources Reveal How CBN Operated Accounts For Dasuki’s ONSA, Other Government Agencies

In the wake of startling revelations currently unravelling from the on going probe of the alleged misappropriation of funds meant for the procurement of arms to boost the military’s offensive against Boko Haram insurgents, for which a former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and few others have been indicted, including the Central Bank of Nigeria…

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President Buhari Denies Receiving $300, 000 From Dasuki

President Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari has debunked reports making the rounds that he received the sum of $300, 000 and four SUVs as compensation from the office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) under the administration of former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan. The President in a press statement yesterday, disclosed that he received only two…

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APC Chieftain Calls For Ex-NIMASA Boss’ Release

Patrick Akpobolokemi A chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC), in Delta State, Pastor Power Aginighan, has condemned the manner the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), forcefully re-arrested the immediate past Director General, Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr Patrick Ziakede Akpobolokemi, at the premises of the Federal High Court in Lagos. Aginighan,…

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Iran Calls For Protection Of Shia Population In Nigeria, Protests Against Military Crackdown

 Javad Zarif   Iranian Foreign Minister, Javad Zarif has called on Nigeria to take “prompt and serious” action to protect Shia Muslims after dozens of them were killed in a military crackdown on Sunday, in Zaria, Kaduna state. The minister, in a phone call to Nigeria’s Minister of Foreign affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, described the clash as a worrying…

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