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8 Aug 2018
The blockade of the National Assembly Complex by security operatives has attracted sharp criticisms from Nigerians, who considered the incidence as a coup d’état against the nation’s democratic process.
26 Jul 2018
A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), has appealed to the Federal Government to recruit more policemen, train and equip them adequately to be able to confront the current security challenges. Falana stated this yesterday at an interactive seminar organised by the Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC) and the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squared (FSARS) held…
12 Jul 2018
Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, Afenifere, has expressed concern over the news of violence in Ekiti ahead of the Saturday’s governorship election. Afenifere’s spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, said this in a statement yesterday. The group condemned the deployment of 30,000 police personnel for election in one state, while the government cannot mobilise a quarter of that to secure…
28 Jun 2018
The Pan Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, and the founder of Prayer House of God Evangelical Ministry, Akure, Pastor Gbenga Akinbobola, have sought a special prayer session on July 1, 2018 to end the killings and other challenges bedevilling the country.
28 Mar 2018
The Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, yesterday rose from a meeting in Akure, the Ondo State capital, accusing the Federal Government of aiding the genocide in the country.
28 Jan 2018
Prominent Nigerians across diverse platforms are united in their submission that the All Progressives Congress (APC) is at its wits’ end and so is using the report of the Nasir el-Rufai...
2 Nov 2017
Akeredolu in his speech had questioned the current practice in the sector that make the citizenry to depend on the government despite the economic misfortune that has befallen the country. 
16 Oct 2017
The southern leaders said they wouldn’t have raised any alarm if the Word Bank chief had stated that the request was to pay special attention to the North-East, as they were sympathetic to the devastation caused there by the Boko Haram insurgents.
31 Aug 2017
In a communiqué read by its spokesperson, Mr. Yinka Odumakin, after a meeting in Akure yesterday, the group declared that the sovereignty rest with the people and not any institution of government.
20 Aug 2017
Addressing newsmen after the meeting, the Chairman, Organising Committee for the Rally, Dr Kunle Olajide, said that the rally, scheduled to hold in Ibadan on Sept. 7, would be a one-agenda-congress on restructuring.
7 Aug 2017
Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has described as injustice the minimum age contained in the constitution for presidential candidates in the country.
17 Jul 2017
The demands was made at a consultative summit yesterday in Abuja where the leaders, in a communique read by Afenifere spokesman, Yinka Odumakin, expressed support for Nigeria as “one nation under God.”


Brentford boss Thomas Frank has signed a new contract running until 2025, the Premier League club announced on Monday.
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First things first- Satoshi Nakamoto, a mysterious personality, created and introduced Bitcoin to the world. The Bitcoin network appeared on 3rd January 2009 when its founder mined the genesis block number 0 after its introduction in a whitepaper on 31st October 2008. At that time, the reward for this block was 50 Bitcoins. Bitcoin serves…
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The Chairman and Chief Executive of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have said that the agency seized drugs worth over N130billion in the last one year. The chairman, in a stock-taking briefing, also told newsmen that 10.4million kg of drugs has been seized within the one year of his stewardship. Marwa marked one year…
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Angry youth on Monday set ablaze Noble Kids Comprehensive College, the school where five-year-old Hanifa Abubakar was buried in Kano State. Noble Kids Comprehensive College is located at Kwanar Dakata in Nassarawa local government area of Kano. Kano State police spokesman Abdullahi Kiyawa on Monday disclosed that the angry youth set fire to the school…
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Hooded soldiers took up positions outside Burkina Faso's state TV in the capital Ouagadougou on Monday, an AFP journalist witnessed, a day after mutinies by troops prompted fears of a coup.