MRA Calls on Kano State to Abolish Committee on Media Conduct

Godsgift Onyedinefu Media Rights Agenda (MRA) on Thursday called on the Kano State Government to discontinue its move to establish a committee to address alleged professional misconduct and abuse of privilege by media organizations in the State, describing it as an unwarranted and politically motivated effort to restrict media freedom. In a

Nigeria pays tribute to fallen heroes

Nigerian leaders on Wednesday paid tribute to soldiers who have laid down their lives while fighting for the nation's peace and security on the occasion of the 2020 Armed Forces Remembrance Day (AFRD), widows and families of slain soldiers have called on Nigeria to come to their aid. President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice president

Again, Court orders Nigerian Army to reinstate illegally dismissed officer

Godsgift Onyedinefu The National Industrial Court sitting in Abuja has again ordered the Nigerian Army to reinstate a senior officer, Lt-Col. Abdulfatai Mohammed, who was amobg the group of 38 Army officers dismissed from the service in 2016 in a controversial circumstances. The judge, Rakiya Haastrup who gave the judgement on

Security, poverty tops UNGA president’s 2020 priority goals

Senator Iroegbu The Nigerian-born President of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), Mr. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, has rolled out plans for 2020 with peace and security, eradication of poverty , zero hunger and climate action as main areas of focus. Muhammad-Bande who disclosed this while briefing states on Monday, listed priority areas for

Supreme Court Judgement: How ‘overzealous’ security agents harassed me, other journalists–NUJ Chairman

Senator Iroegbu As the nation awaits with baited breath the the fate of six governors whose election are currently being challenged at the Supreme Court, the information has been coming in bits and pieces. For the fact the judgement which could have been delivered on Monday were adjourned until Tuesday (today)

How unidentified military personnel brutalised a lady in Lagos

Senator Iroegbu A senior journalist, Mr. Amadin Uyi, has disclosed how an alleged military personnel brutalised a young lady in Lagos, named Omolola Omotola. Uyi who is championing the case has also accused the military authorities of failing to investigate it since the reported assault on December 21, 2019. The many faces

A Meta-Analysis of Imo Guber Election Petition before The Supreme Court

The other tranche of the ambition of this article is to inquire whether Emeka Ihedioha and PDP satisfy the constitutional mathematical logic and how did the Tribunal and the Appeal courts arrive at the constitutional syllogism of section 179 on one-quarter of legitimate votes in two-third of the 27 Imo