Category Archives: Breaking

Saraki’s Trial Commences As CCT Rejects Request For Adjournment

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has ruled that it has jurisdiction in the on-going case of alleged falsification of assets levelled against Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki. According to Channels TV, the Tribunal said it would proceed with the trial in spite of a request for an adjournment by counsel to the Senate President, Mr Paul Usoro. “We adjourned…

Read more

Unbelievable! Nasarawa Lawmakers In Fist Fight Over Appointment Of Local Council Sole Administrators

  Yesterday, some members of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly engaged in a fight for all during a plenary session over issues surrounding the appointment of local council administrators. Here’s how ChannelsTV reports it: “After a two-year tenure of the chairmen of 11 local government areas in the state ended on March 24, the…

Read more

Security Operatives Move Arrested Boko Haram Deputy Leader To Abuja

 Khalid al-Barnawi (centre) with fellow jihadists in a propaganda video posted to YouTube  Khalid al-Barnawi, the deputy leader of the dreaded terrorist sect, Boko Haram who was arrested recently in Lokoja has been moved to Abuja under tight security last night and kept in a secret location by operatives, reports The Guardian.  The suspected kingpin…

Read more

FG Agrees To Establish Ranches Over Recurring Farmers/Herdsmen Clashes

  According to Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong, President Muhammadu Buhari and other state governors have agreed that ranches should be established to address incessant farmers/herdsmen clashes instead of grazing reserves, reports Vanguard. Making the disclosure yesterday in Jos, at the dedication of the new headquarters of Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Lalong said grazing…

Read more

Fuel Price Remains The Same As FG Rules Out Return Of Subsidy

  Last week, we reported that there were indications from the Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA)that the price of Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol)might increase to N88 per litre at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) stations and N88.50 in other stations. Read here if you missed. However, according to The Guardian, the Federal Government has not increased…

Read more

IPOB Plans Live TV Broadcast, Protest, As Radio Biafra Resumes Live Streaming

  Radio Biafra which has been off the air for some time, is currently streaming live across the Nigerian airwaves without Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), reports The Cable. the station is reportedly streaming live on Tune In, an Internet radio airing across the world. According to the TheCable, “the…

Read more

Save Lives First In Emergency Situations – FG Directs All Public Hospitals

Prof. Isaac Adewole  The Federal Government has directed all public hospitals in the country to save patients lives first in emergency cases before demanding for money, reports Vanguard. Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole gave the directive during his first official visit to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). Blaming the country’s health system on…

Read more