COURT JAILS 40 YR OLD FATHER for violence on his three kids:

A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory Number 28 sitting in Apo, Abuja, has remanded a 40 year – old man, Alex Okafor in prison custody for an alleged act of violence and inflicting injuries on his three  children. The three children (names withheld) are aged 8, 10 and 11 years. His remand was sequel […]

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Human Rights: N/Assembly Ready to Domesticate Kampala Convention, Rome Statute – Dogara

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has said that the National Assembly is willing and ready to domesticate international treaties aimed at safeguarding human rights. He made this known when he received the President of the International Criminal Court, Judge Chile Ebue Osuji, at the National Assembly on Thursday. The Speaker, who […]

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Trafficking: NAPTIP Rescues 19 women In Abuja …3 Suspects Arrested

Operatives of the National Agency for The Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) have rescued 19 women including 8 minors who were being processed for an onward trip to Saudi Arabia for suspected domestic servitude. All the rescued persons are from Kano State. The rescue operation was a result of intelligence gathered about the impending […]

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NEMA Boss, Maihaja, Awarded N3bn Rice Supply Contract To Two Unqualified Companies: NEMA Spent N400M on demurrage to clear 50 percent of China Rice Gift IDPs – DG says

…As Reps Ask, FIRS, EFCC, Others To Appear Over NEMA Probe, Order -…Orders Recall of Suspended NEMA Staff. The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has disclosed that it has so far spent 400 million naira on demurrage on rice donated to the internally displaced people in the North East in 2017 by the government of […]

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Armed Fulani: Limits of Presidential Impunity By Emmanuel Onwubiko

I watched in considerable trepidation and anxiety as my President who is vacationing in London, in the United Kingdom held a conversation with the Archbishop of Canterbury around the issues of the pre-meditated mass murders by armed Fulani herdsmen targeting rural Christian farmers. He showed no remorse or sympathy with the thousands of the victims […]

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