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Kaduna State High Court has discharged and acquitted the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shi’ites, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat. In a judgement that lasted several hours,  presiding judge, Justice Gideon Kurada upheld the no-case submission filed by Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and his wife through their counsel. […]

Cour D’Appel De Cotonou has ordered that Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Igboho, should be be transferred to another detention facility. Though the new detention facility has not been disclosed. This is after the activist’s lawyers complained that his fundamental human rights were being abused. Ilana Omo Oodua in a statement yesterday said the leg chain […]

The Registrar, Chief Executive Officer of National Examinations Council (NECO), Professor Dantani Wushishi, has promised to reposition the institution to become a credible and internationally acclaimed examination body. Professor Dantani Wushishi made the promise, while officially taking over the affairs of the council from the former Acting Registrar, Ebikibina Ogborodi. The registrar acknowledged that there […]

Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has inaugurated a committee for the resettlement of internally displaced persons and refugees that are indigenes of Abadam Local Government to Malamfatori, the LGA’s headquarters. Governor Zulum, who expressed concern over the plight of several persons living across different IDP camps in the state, noted that Borno’s people deserve […]

Kaduna State government has suspended the resumption of schools across local governments of the state until further notice. Addressing a stakeholders’ meeting on Monday, Governor Nasir El-Rufai explained that the government made the decision due to the ongoing aggressive military operations against bandits in most parts of the state. He informed the meeting attended by […]

The family of late Tolulope Arotile, Nigeria’s first female Air Force combat Pilot Officer who died at the Nigerian Air Force Base Kaduna on 14th July, 2020 have expressed disappointment over the inability of relevant authorities to conclude and make public the investigation of Tolulope’s death. The Father of late Tolulope, Engineer Akintunde Arotile, who […]

Below is the text of the statement issued by the Governor: GOVERNOR BABAJIDE SANWO-OLU’S CORONAVIRUS PRESS STATEMENT – JULY 11, 2021 Fellow Lagosians, It has become imperative to once again provide you an update on the Coronavirus pandemic situation in Lagos State, and our ongoing response as a State Government. Starting around the end of […]

The Nigerian basketball federation(NBBF) honors late singer Sound Sultan by dedicating D’Tigers wins against USA and Argentina to him. The Nigerian male Basketball team commenced their journey to the Olympics with two friendlies against USA and Argentina where they came out victorious. The D’Tigers edged Team USA ranked number 1 in the world    by […]

The All Progressives Congress (APC), and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Taraba state are embroiled in war of words, over Governor Darius Ishaku’s comments during an interview on one of Nigeria’s private television networks on his achievements. The PDP says, APC’s claim that the Governor has made no developmental impact in the state is […]

Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has stressed the restriction order on religious and other mass gatherings in the state as cases of COVID-19 rises. Sanwo-Olu said the situation at hand requires reactivation of full compliance with all COVID-19 protective protocols already outlined by the State Government. He said this while giving an update on the coronavirus […]

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