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NAPTIP Names Capt. Hosa Okunbo as Anti-Human Trafficking Hero

•Commends his formidable partnership Jude Johnson  The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has singled out Benin-born billionaire businessman, Captain Hosa Okunbo, for recognition as its anti-human trafficking hero on the occasion of the 2020 World Day Against Human Trafficking. In a citation uploaded in the Agency’s website

CAC Deregisters Arewa, Afenifere, Ohanaeze as DSS Warns of Plot to ‘Destabilise’ Nigeria

Senator Iroegbu The Department of State Services (DSS) has accused social cultural organisations and certain individuals in Nigeria of plotting to create chaos across the country. This is coming barely 24 hours after the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) said it had withdrawn the registration certificate of Ohanaeze Ndigbo General Assembly, the Arewa

Gombe: Plot to Stop Elevation of a Female Christian Judge as CJ in Another Northern State Thickens

•Embattled female Judge petitions NJC Jude Johnson Embattled female judge, Justice Beatrice Lazarus Iliya, has filed a petition before the National Judicial Council (NJC) over alleged plots by entrenched interests in the Gombe State government to prevent her from becoming the  Chief Judge of the State. Her travails first became public knowledge

Sultan, Catholic Bishops Silence on Ceaseless Southern Kaduna Killings Baffling–HURIWA

•Urges Trump, world leaders to intervene to stop the 'genocide' The Prominent Civil Rights Advocacy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has asked the Sultan of Sokoto His Eminence Sa'iaidu Abubakar Muhammadu, a retired military General; His Excellency John Cardinal Onaiyekan the most senior Catholic clergy in Nigeria,

How Investigating Police Officers Harass and Exploit Suspects Exposed–Report

•As victims lament ordeal Jude Johnson The Rule of Law And Accountability Advocacy Centre (RULAAC) investigations into some the human rights allegations against the Nigerian Police Officers has exposed what it described as a “very perverse and dangerous practice among a high number of Police officers, especially those involved in

Investigation: Sokoto Varsity Student Raped by Lecturer, Humiliated by School Authority Seeks Justice

•She is traumatised--Family members •She has no evidence--Lecturers, school authority •Matter still under investigation-Police Senator Iroegbu and Godsgift Onyedinefu Twenty-one year old Miss Fatima Buba (not real names), a student of Usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, like every of her colleague was hoping to get a degree in Management Science, and have her future

Plot to Illegally Retire Women Permanent Secretaries Exposed

•Plan a direct Affront on President Buhari’s Directive Senator Iroegbu A grand conspiracy to forcefully retire a senior federal Permanent Secretary in the Federal Civil Service is in the works and about to be implemented, PRNigeria learnt on good authority. The Permanent Secretary, Mrs Nkechi Ejele was the immediate past Permanent Secretary

The Prospect of Local Policing Amid Security Breakdown in Nigeria

By John Campbell and Michelle Gavin Personal security is rapidly deteriorating in Nigeria. There is the Boko Haram insurrection in the northeast, unrest in the southern oil patch, and conflict over water and land in the middle of the country. Many of these challenges are long-standing. Adding to the list

Flying Officer Arotile: O’odua Group Alleges Murder as Afenifere Demands Coroner Inquest

Press Statements  Yoruba first female combat pilot may have been murdered, says O'odua groupLate Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile, who was the first-ever female combat helicopter pilot in Nigeria, may have been murdered. Apapo O'odua Koya, (AOKOYA) in a statement on Tuesday asked the International community to investigate her death. The group said