Monthly Archives: January 2019

IGP Retires 7 DIGs

Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu, has retired seven Deputy Inspectors General of Police who were his seniors. Daily Sun gathered that the DIGs got their letters of retirement Saturday evening, from the Force Secretary. The affected officers are Maigari Dikko, the DIG in charge of Finance and Administration and Habila Joshak, the DIG in charge of Operations. The remaining ...

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Fulani Coalition Distances Self From Buhari Endorsement

The Coalition of Fulani Association of Nigeria has disassociated itself from some Fulani unions’ endorsement of President Muhammadu Buhari’s candidature in the forthcoming presidential election. The coalition stated this in Sokoto at the end of its one-day national delegates meeting “to look into the political, social and economic challenges confronting the country’s pastoralists and other ethnic Fulani and the way ...

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Strike: We Are Still Consulting – ASUU President

Three months after going on strike, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it is still consulting with its members over offers made by the Federal Government. The union’s National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos that they would meet with officials of the government within the week. According to ...

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We Must Restore Our Country To The Path Of True Democracy, Says Atiku

BEING STATE OF THE NATION ADDRESS BY ATIKU ABUBAKAR, PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE OF THE PEOPLE’S DEMOCRATIC PARTY (PDP) AT THE SHEHU MUSA YAR’ADUA CENTRE, MONDAY, JANUARY 28TH, 2019. Yet again, our dear country is passing through a difficult moment. How we react to this challenge in the following days will determine the fate of our democracy, which has been brought to ...

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BREAKING: Protest At NBA Secretariat Over Onnoghen, Tanko Mohammed

It is carnival like at the entrance of the National Secretariat of the Nigerian Bar Association where members of the National Interest Defenders and Lawyers in Defense of Democracy are protesting the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, The Punch has reported. President Muhammadu Buhari suspended Onnoghen and swore-in Justice Tanko Mohammed in his place on Friday. ...

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BREAKING: Acting CJN, Tanko Muhammad Presides Over Supreme Court’s Sitting

The Supreme Court has resumed sitting on Monday with the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, presiding over a five-man panel of the court. Monday is the first working day after the last Friday’s suspension of the CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari. Justice Muhammad was immediately sworn in by President Buhari, in the stead of ...

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Cooperative Societies Nurture More Entrepreneurs 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Federal Cooperative College Oji River Enugu State was the venue of a three-day capacity building workshop for members of farmers’ cooperatives in Anambra state. The three-day brainstorming cum technical session was designed to seek improved means of enhancing farmers’ cooperatives in terms of finance, administration, membership, business and a host of others. Emphasis was on the need ...

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SDP Cautions Awka-North, South On Wrong Choice Of Representatives 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Anambra state has cautioned the people of Awka-North and South federal constituency on bad choice of representatives in this year’s general elections. The party admonished Awka-North and South constituents to be mindful of the wiles of those currently parading themselves and seeking their mandate to represent them at the national assembly. ...

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Nigeria’s Liberation Hour Has Come

By Casmir Igbokwe President Muhammadu Buhari is gradually becoming a brutal husband who bullies his wife and concocts stories against her to divert attention. Last Friday, he flogged the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, with illegal suspension. This has prompted many Nigerians to ask, what is happening? The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) had commenced the trial of the CJN ...

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