Elders, Regent knock Obiano for imposing leaders on community
Elders and citizens of Ideani community in Idemili North Council of Anambra state have sent a desperate save-our-soul message to Governor Willie Obiano to save the community...
Taraba killing of policemen blamed on communication gap, non-compliance to procedures
HURIWA seeks N900m compensation for victims of banditry in Zamfara Communication gap between personnel of Nigerian Police Force (NPF) and troops of the Nigerian Army led to the killing of three policemen and two civilians by soldiers along the Ibi-Wukari Road in Taraba State in August. This was the submission of the investigation panel, which…
Ezekwesili, SERAP protest as court grants Sowore N100m bail
Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, yesterday, admitted the detained convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, to bail in the sum of N100million.
Maina arrest: Anti-graft war not respecter of individuals –APC UK
The United Kingdom Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) said the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration would not spare anyone engaged in corrupt practices, no matter how highly placed.
DSS operatives arrests Maina and his gun-brandishing son
Nigeria's Department of State Services (DSS) has confirmed the arrest of Abdulrasheed Maina former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT). Maina was arrested in company of his 20-year-old son at the Pennsylvania Avenue Hotel, Utako, Abuja after a request by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to the Service to assist in the…
Drama as Sowore is arraigned, denied bail
There was a mild drama yesterday at the Federal High Court, Abuja during the arraignment of the publisher of the online news medium, Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, alongside Olawale Bakare.
DSS denies arresting journalist cum activist, Onumah
The Department of State Services (DSS) has refuted claims that it detained journalist cum activist, Dr. Chido Onumah, on Sunday evening in Abuja.
Court sends Sowore back to detention
The Federal Court High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered the detention of Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters, and his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, in the custody of the Department of State Security Service. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu ruled that the duo be further detained by the DSS pending the hearing of their bail application…
DSS arraigns Sowore in Federal High Court
The Federal Government has re-arraigned Omoyele Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters and the presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), before a Federal High Court in Abuja, a week after a court ordered his release. Sowore alongside his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, were brought to the court by operatives of the Department of State…
DSS denies Chido Onumah's arrest
Nigeria's intelligence agency State Security Service said it only “engaged" Chido Onumah in interaction over an inscription on his shirt. "To set the records right, Onumah was never arrested by the Service," DSS's spokesman Peter Afunnaya said in a statement. "He was rather engaged in an interaction during which an act of his capable of…