Tag Archives: Abuja

Sowore Seeks For Bail in Fresh Court Application, Denies Coup Allegations

Mr Omoyele Sowore, the Convener of #RevolutionNow protest who is currently being held by the Department of State Services (DSS), has reportedly asked for bail in liberal terms in a fresh application he filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday. Sowore filed the fresh application  after his failed bid to have the court…

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Dino Melaye ‘Unable to Walk’ as He Returns To Court On Criminal Charges

Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District on Thursday, caused drama at the FCT High Court in Apo, Abuja. The senator said that he was injured and could not stand in the dock to continue his criminal trial. Melaye is facing a six-count criminal charge of attempted suicide, escape from police custody, damage…

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Police Seize Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo’s Passport, Search His House And Office

The Abuja residence and office of COZA senior pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo were Wednesday searched by detectives from the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID), Abuja, who are investigating the alleged rape against him. According to Daily Sun, the police have also seized his international passport as part of the bail conditions granted to him. He was…

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Buhari Swears in 43 Ministers

Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari, has sworn in his 43 new ministers. The ministers were sworn in on Wednesday, inside the Federal Executive Council Chambers, Presidential Villa, Abuja. Among those present at the event was the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Senate President Ahmed Lawan, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha and the…

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Sowore Was Paid By International Collaborators To Topple Buhari’s Regime – DSS

The Department of State Services has alleged in fresh papers filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja that the convener of #RevolutionNow protests, Omoyele Sowore, met with “foreign collaborators” in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, and other countries on how to topple the Muhammadu Buhari government”. DSS also alleged in the court document seen…

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Denola Grey, BOJ, Odunsi & Others Join Falana As She Kicks Off ‘Chapter One Tour’

Neo-Soul and RnB artist FALANA kicked off her Chapter One Tour in Lagos at Terra Kulture last night, Friday,16th August 2019. The Falana Chapter One Tour is scheduled to hit 4 cities in Africa; Lagos, Kigali, Accra & Abuja. With the next stop being Accra, Falana is ready to “Visit Ga” and deliver mind-blowing performances to her residents. The Falana…

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Buhari Commends Nigerians For Ignoring ‘Revolution’ March

Pres. Buhari has thanked millions of Nigerians, who deliberately ignored calls on social media to join a phantom ‘revolution’ but instead went about their businesses. The President made his feelings known in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Monday. The statement read in parts:…

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President Buhari Signs Two Bills Passed By Eight National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to two bills passed by the eighth National Assembly. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (Senate), Senator Ita Enang, disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja on Wednesday. He listed the bills to include Federal University of Agriculture Zuru, Kebbi State Bill and the…

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Court Declares Shiite’s Movement A Terrorist Group, FG Gets Green Light To Proscribe It

The Federal Government has obtained a court order to proscribe the  Shiites’ organisation formally referred to as the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday ordered the proscription of the Shiites’ movement as protests by the Islamic organisation rock Abuja. According to PUNCH Justice Nkeonye Maha issued the order in…

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