Thunder struck dead the Ijare 36 cows, report confirms

A report by the Chief Veterinary Officer of the Department of Veterinary Service Ministry of Agriculture Ondo state, Dr. Akinbamidele Akinshirotan has confirmed the cause of the reported death of 36 cows at Oke-Owa, Ijare, in Ifedore Local Government area of Ondo state. According to the report, it was observed that the sacred Oke-Owa is […]

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Southern, middle belt leaders want explanations for Osinbajo’s ordeal

The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum has demanded explanations from President Muhammadu Buhari on the stripping of Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo of his constitutional functions. The group, in a statement in Abuja on Sunday by Chief Edwin Clark (South-South), Chief Ayo Adebanjo (South-West), Chief John Nwodo (South-East) and Dr Pogu Bitrus (Middl-Belt), expressed doubts about […]

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Sowore appears in court, to be arraigned for felony, six others

Detained Convener of #RevolutionNow protest and presidential candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC) in the February 23 presidential election, Mr Omoyele Sowore, was brought to court on Monday by the Federal Government for arraignment on a seven count charge bordering on treasonable felony and money laundering. Sowore, also the publisher of Sahara Reporters, who […]

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Nigeria should revert to independence constitution – Falae

says he was devastated when Chief Obafemi Awolowo was arrested by the Balewa government adding: ‘I thought the world would collapse’ Chief Olu Falae, a former presidential candidate on the joint ticket of Alliance For Democracy and All People’s Party, who contested against former President Olusegun Obasanjo in the 1999 general elections, and a chieftain […]

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We could turn Nigeria to Africa’s vehicle manufacturing hub – Innoson

Innoson Group of Companies Nigeria Limited on Sunday said it has enjoyed huge patronage and support from the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration. Chairman of the group, Chief Innocent Chukwuma disclosed this in Nnewi, Anambra State at a press briefing. He also listed Enugu, Ebonyi, Ekiti, Imo, Kogi, Anambra, Gombe, and Bauchi states as well as […]

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Police seal off Akwa Ibom governor’s church

Qua Iboe Church located along No.112 Ikot Ekpene Road, where Governor Udom Emmanuel worships in Uyo, the state capital was on Sunday morning sealed off by the Police. An aide to Emmanuel, who confirmed the incident but pleaded anonymity said, “Yes, I saw something like that this morning when I was passing by Ikot-Ekpene road. “I saw the Police […]

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Constitution doesn’t bind me to hand over to Osinbajo – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has defended his decision to not hand over power to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo when he visited the United Kingdom privately from April 25 to May 5, 2019. Buhari said there was no constitutional requirement for him to do so for trips less than 21 days. He stated this in response to […]

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Buhari condemns Kaduna school of torture

Says free, compulsory education is panacea to child abuse Officials search for parents of some students Police hand over freed inmates to Kaduna government for rehabilitation President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday condemned the alleged torture and child abuse of students at an Islamic centre at Rigasa, Kaduna, which the police raided on Thursday. Over 300 […]

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