Buhari comes under attack from civil society groups for delivering his annual Sallah address in Hausa

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has come under attack for delivering his annual Sallah message to Nigerians in the Hausa language from his sick bed in London in what has been described as a divisive move.

 

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Community leaders and gender equality campaigners launch forum for ethnic minority women in politics

DOZENS of gender equality activists gathered in central London last night for the launch of the Forum for African Afro-Caribbean and Asian Women in Politics (Fawp) aimed at encouraging ethnic minority fames to get engaged in the political process.

 

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Evans reveals that prominent businessmen across the southeast provided him with information

NOTORIOUS kidnapper Chukwudumeje Onwuamadike popularly known as Evans has revealed that prominent businessmen across southeastern Nigeria regularly provided him with information on victims and shared the proceeds of the ransoms he received.

 

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Dino Melaye drags Inec to court asking that the recall process initiated against him be stopped

KOGI West's Senator Dino Melaye has dragged the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) to court in an attempt to prevent it from proceeding with moves to get him recalled from the National Assembly.

 

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EU ambassador forecasts that Nigeria will become the world's third largest economy by 2050

NIGERIA is poised to become the world's third largest economy by 2050 according to the European Union's (EU) ambassador to the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) Michel Arrion.

 

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Three of Evans' suspected accomplices released on bail by Yaba Magistrates Court

FEARS that notorious kidnapper Chukwudem Onwamadike popularly known as Evans might be getting away lightly with his horrendous crime have grown over the last few days after a Yaba Magistrates Court granted three of his suspected accomplices bail.

 

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Three armed robbery suspects refuse to be paraded before newsmen saying they would rather be shot

THREE armed robbery suspects arrested in Rivers State have refused to be paraded before the media daring policemen to shoot them for declining to appear adding that they do not want to be put on show.

 

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Middle Belt Forum proposes new 12-state structure for Nigeria with fiscal federalism

LEADERS of thought from across the Middle Belt have proposed that Nigeria adopts a new 12 federating unit structure that will serve as a means of ensuring the component parts of the country are sustainable in a bid to address the ongoing ethnic agitation in the country.

 

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Inec formally notifies Dino Melaye it has received petition demanding his recall from the senate

CONTROVERSIAL Kogi West senator Dino Melaye is facing the battle of his life as the move to get him recalled from the senate heated up yesterday after the Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) confirmed that it has been formally notified of the action.

 

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Police in Niger State arrest fake doctor who abused patients by sucking their private parts

POLICE in the Niger State capital Minna have arrested a fake medical doctor who not only forged a certificate and impersonated staff but also used the opportunity to abuse patients by sucking their private parts.

 

According to the police, Umaru Usman, 50, was arrested at the Outpatient Department of the Minna General Hospital on Tuesday. Mr Usman had been parading himself as a medical doctor for over two years without detection.

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