Nnamdi Kanu calls on his supporters to join the fight for Sowore and El-Zakzaky's freedom

INDIGENOUS People of Biafra (Ipob) leader Nnamdi Kanu has called on all his supporters to come to the rescue of Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore and Shiite leader Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky who are facing persecution at the hands of the government.



Buhari to swear-in his new cabinet on August 21 after two-day induction retreat

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is to swear-in the new members of his cabinet at a special ceremony on Wednesday August 21 in Abuja after they have gone through a two-day induction course taking place on the 19th and 20th.



Leon Balogun to miss out on Brighton's Premier League opening day fixture against Watford

SUPER Eagles centreback Leon Balogun will miss Brighton's opening match against Watford on Saturday after new manager Graham Potter decided to give him an extended break due to his participation in this summer's African Cup of Nations.



High court denied DSS application to detain Sowore for 90 days as Falana plans calling Buhari as a witness

FORMER presidential candidate and Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore will have to either be released soon or charged after an Abuja high court rejected a federal government plea to detail him for 90 days.



Nigeria needs you today if she is going to get out of her current rut

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) Today is August 7. It was on this day in 1914 that the famous poster in which General Horacio Kitchener the UK secretary of war went viral. It was a clarion call for all Britons to support the war effort and defeat Germany. His call was heeded by all and sundry 


Awori monarchs claim their people are being marginalised in the running of Lagos State

MEMBERS of the indigenous Awori community in Lagos State have lamented the fact that they are being marginalised in the running of the government despite being the original owners of the land on which Lagos is built.



Governor Matawalle of Zamfara State to pardon 44 Fulani herdsmen convicted of banditry

GOVERNOR  Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has come up with a new initiative to end the spate of armed banditry in the state involving pardoning 44 Fulani herdsmen currently imprisoned in Gusau the capital after being convicted of violent crimes.



Six RevolutionNow demonstrators arraigned before Lagos court for daring to protest

SIX #RevolutionNow  protestors have been arraigned before the Ebute Metta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos charged with unlawful assembly and conduct likely to cause a breach of the peace.



Fiona Onasanya struck off UK solicitors list and ordered to pay over £6,500 in costs

FORMER Member of Parliament for Peterborough Fiona Onasanya has been struck off the solicitors register in the UK after a Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal hearing in London today which found her guilty of dishonesty.



DSS yet to hand Sheikh El-Zakzaky over to IMN despite agreeing to comply with court order

OFFICIALS of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) have revealed that they are yet to receive their detained leader Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky who a Kaduna high court ordered the Department of State Security (DSS) to release yesterday.




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