Army’s 8 Division formally takes off in Sokoto

The newly-established 8 Division of Nigerian Army, with headquarters in Sokoto, has formally taken off with the posting of Brigadier-General SO Olabanji as the pioneer General Officer Commanding (GOC). Revealing this when he paid a courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal at the Government House, the new GOC said all necessary arrangements have been […]

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WHEN THE POLICE BECOMES THE THIEF By Emmanuel Onwubiko

The Nigeria Police has a very notorious image which must be cleaned up through fundamental attitudinal transformations of the men and officers of the institution. Apart from the well-known notoriety as being corrupt and excessively bribe taking, some percentages of those enrolled in the Nigeria Police have also entered the book of infamy as perpetrators […]

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WHERE IS THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY? BY EMMANUEL ONWUBIKO

A highly provocative pattern of conversations by politicians and their unlearned/uncultured supporters have emerged in the last few months which signpost the emergence of authoritarianism of the worst degree. This pattern of public debate has to do with the increasing amount of intolerance to critical thinking and the irrational conclusions drawn by supporters of the […]

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MY JOURNEY TO WOULD BE STAR UNIVERSITY IN IDUMOJI -UGBOKO. By Queen onwughalu

As a blogger that loves fascinating environment and the beauty of nature, I was attracted to a trending story of an elaborate plan by a Nigerian to erect a sports oriented university to be known as STAR UNIVERSITY. This would be the first time a University’s dream is structured around the sports industry. Mind you, sports […]

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Leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, ‎Nnamdi Kanu, has been declared missing by his team of lawyers.

The legal team led by Mr. Ifeanyi Ejiofor, ‎said it had therefore, on Wednesday filed a suit before the Federal High Court in Abuja praying for an order directing the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, to produce Kanu in court. Ejiofor disclosed ‎this in a text message sent to our correspondent on Wednesday. […]

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INEC Officials Hunt Dino Melaye With Recall Notice

Legal officials from Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) stormed the Senate wing of the National Assembly on Tuesday armed with a Notice of Recall for Senator Dino Melaye, lawmaker representing Kogi West. The INEC officials arrived the complex about 11 am just as lawmakers resume from their two months holiday to a closed door session. […]

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YOU ARE INSENSITIVE TO SOUTH EAST PLIGHTS -HURIWA TELLS SPEAKER DOGARA

YOU ARE INSENSITIVE TO SOUTH EAST PLIGHTS- HURIWA TELLS SPEAKER DOGARA: A civil Rights group- HUMAN RIGHTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (HURIWA) has carpeted the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives Mr. Yakubu Dogara for his callous insensitivity to the feelings of the families in the South East of Nigeria who lost their members […]

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KANU: Violation of bail conditions: Abaribe, others risk imprisonment -Presidency

The Federal Government yesterday said that those standing sureties for the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu risk imprisonment should he (Kanu) be absent at the next trial date. The Federal Government is prosecuting Kanu and three others before the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on a five-count criminal […]

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