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FG seeks revocation of Kanu’s bail

The Federal Government has approached the Federal High Court, Abuja, seeking the revocation of the bail of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The application was attached as a press release and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja by Mr

Deadly Boko Haram ambush, appalling- Osibanjo

•Assures swift response against terrorists  Jude Johnson  The Nigeria's Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, has described the recent deadly Boko Haram terrorists ambush that took the lives of about 40 oil exploration team to the Lake Chad region of the country as appalling. Osinbajo however, vowed that swift response against rhe terrorists. The Acting President

Taraba crisis: Group writes Osinbajo, indicts Gov Ishaku, Speaker

Jude Johnson  A human rights group, Save Humanity Advocacy Centre, on Thursday indicted Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Abel Diah and other key actors in the recent crisis between Fulani and farmers in Sardauna Local Government Area. The organisation said the governor and prominent citizens

S/South, South/East Governors to pursue inter-regional cooperation

•Appoint Akwa Ibom Governor,  Interim Chairman  Grace Ovrahwah  The Governors of South-East and South-South Regions of the country have agreed  to pursue inter-regional cooperation and integration for the economic benefits of the two regions. The resolution was contained in  a communique released at the end of a one day Interactive Meeting of the

The Face Of New Nigerian Air Force

By Air Cdre Olatokunbo Adesanya The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) was established in 1964 by an act of Parliament, primarily to achieve a full complement of the military defence system of Nigeria, both in the air and on the ground, among other functions. At its infancy, the NAF was forced into

Id-El Fitr: Nigeria declares June 26-27 public holidays, advises against hate speech

...Jude Johnson      The Federal Government has declared Monday, 26th and Tuesday 27th June 2017 as Public Holiday to mark Id-El Fitr Celebration.   The Minister of Interior, Lt Gen. (Rtd) Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, who made the declaration on behalf of the Government.   Dambazau announced this on Thursday through the Director Overseeing the Office of the Permanent

Ex-AGF, Olujimi accuses FG of frustrating Dasuki’s trial

•As DSS again, fails  to produce former NSA in Court ...Nneoma Ndibe  The former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Akin Olujimi (SAN) has accused the Federal Government of frustrating the trial of ex-National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (rtd) in a charge of money-laundering its