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Only National Convention can remove Secondus – Senator Seriake
Politics

Only National Convention can remove Secondus – Senator Seriake

Former Governor of Bayelsa state and senator representing Bayelsa West in the Senate, Seriake Dickson has said that only a National Convention can remove embattled Peoples Democratic Party Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus. Speaking after a PDP House of Representatives Caucus called for Secondus' resignation, Dickson stated that the “illegal” National Working Committee meeting and that of the party’s caucus in the House of Representatives, including a protest at the party’s national secretariat in Abuja on Monday August 9, are all part of the plot to contrive a needless crisis in the PDP in order to set up a caretaker committee, which is illegal. Insisting that there is no crisis in the party, the lawmaker said what is happening is only a contrived media crisis orchestrated and fund...
Clergy Forum Seek End to Killings in Taraba
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Clergy Forum Seek End to Killings in Taraba

The Forum of Clergy of Tiv Extraction in Taraba State on Sunday condemned the lingering crisis between Jukun and Tiv in the state and called for urgent steps to end the killings. The clergymen who rose from a meeting held at Mutum-Biyu in Gassol Local Government Area expressed concern over the prolonged nature of the crisis and killings, describing it as evil in the sight of God. In a communique signed by Rev. Fr. Simon Akuraga and Pastor James Unongo, the group lamented the spread of the crisis without control, resulting to killing of dozens and rendering thousands homeless in southern and central zones of the state. Part of the communiqué reads; “the spread of hate speeches and blackmail sometimes orchestrated by some organs and functionaries ...
Buhari and his Family are now Objects of Orchestrated Falsehood Coming from Enemies of National Cohesion – Presidency
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Buhari and his Family are now Objects of Orchestrated Falsehood Coming from Enemies of National Cohesion – Presidency

The Presidency has raised an alarm of President Buhari and his family being under fake news attack from people it described as "enemies of national cohesion". The disclosure was made in a statement released by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity Mr Femi Adesina, in which he debunked report of his principal travelling to the United Kingdom for 20 days before proceeding to Saudi Arabia and then Austria. The presidency urged Nigerians to be discriminatory about what they accept as credible information, and restrain themselves from sharing what they have not authenticated as genuine. Read the statement below; BEWARE, MERCHANTS OF FAKE NEWS ON THE PROWL – PRESIDENCY Purveyors of fake and concocted Information are currently on overdrive, and Nigerians are u...
PDP hired 2,000 People to Protest Against Service Chiefs on Monday – Presidency
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PDP hired 2,000 People to Protest Against Service Chiefs on Monday – Presidency

The Presidency has accused the People's Democratic Party (PDP) of hiring about 2,000 people to stage a protest against service chiefs on Monday, February 17. In a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity Mallam Garba Shehu, the Presidency also insisted that the opposition party hired people to boo Buhari when he paid a condolence visit to Borno state over the killings of 30 persons. The Presidency stated that it is part of a grand scheme to sell a lie about the administration to the undescerning. The statement reads; “The Presidency wishes to caution a section of the political class against misleading the public and inciting protests against the heads of military institutions. “This has become necessary in view of received ...
CAN asks FG to Declare Miyetti Allah a Terrorist Organization
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CAN asks FG to Declare Miyetti Allah a Terrorist Organization

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Thursday January 24, asked the federal government to declare the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) a terrorist organisation. According to CAN, its request is hinged on the Fulani socio-cultural group's alleged contribution to the killings of Christians in some northern communities. The Christian group alleged that Miyetti Allah has a similar agenda with the Boko Haram sect as it listed some alleged attacks launched by members of the Fulani group. President Buhari was also asked to overhaul the security council and create a new one which no region will dominate. The communique released by CAN's President, Samson Ayokunle on Thursday read; “Nigeria is under a siege orchestrated by the murderous blood-th...
Arewa Youths Protest Against Killings in Zamfara
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Arewa Youths Protest Against Killings in Zamfara

A coalition of Northern Nigerian youth associations under the umbrella of Arewa Youths Federation, on Monday, held a peaceful protest over alleged incessant killings by bandits in Zamfara. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the peaceful rally was held in Gusau, the capital of Zamfara. Mr Adamu Matazu, the President Arewa Youths Federation, said the protest was to highlight the level of insecurity in Zamfara and the entire Northwestern zone, so as to elicit positive actions to contain it. Matazu said: ”This breach is now extending from killings to targeted abductions that are intended to be high profile; these crimes are also beginning to spill into neighbouring states. “In spite of the well intended steps so far taken by the Federal Govern...
Comedian, Mariam Gushes About her Wedding to Tobi Bakre’s Brother Femi
Celebs

Comedian, Mariam Gushes About her Wedding to Tobi Bakre’s Brother Femi

Instagram comedian, Okunola Mariam who got married to her long time boo, Femi Bakre in Lagos today has just written a beautiful piece about her love life and how lucky she is to have landed her dream man. According to her, 'I don’t know how to do many things oo but I know how to pray, ah I can pray!!!!! And I can cry on God’s neck. And ever since I knew what a relationship between a man and woman is supposed to be, I’ve been praying for the kind of man I want, I’ve been praying for this day and the Almighty answered! See the rest of her post below.... I asked for a man that Adores you and fears you Almighty Allah, because if he loves You, he will love your creature (me). Almighty Allah, you said ‘say no more’ and you answered that prayer with a perfect gift! You have given me ...
US Observer Group Says Election Shortcomings Orchestrated To Benefit Incumbent
Politics

US Observer Group Says Election Shortcomings Orchestrated To Benefit Incumbent

The United States-Nigeria Law Group, an election observer initiative, has released a damning election assessment report of the 2019 election, where it clearly stated that most of the issues that troubled the 2019 general election were deliberately contrived to assist the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to retain power at the centre. Of particular note is an aspect of the report which claimed that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration, in both the Judiciary and INEC matters, violated the constitution of Nigeria, which guarantees their independence from interference. From its findings, the group posited that while the electorate prepared for elections, it was as though the incumbent was “preparing a military operation.” In a statement signed by Mr. Emmanuel Ogeb...
Governor Wike’s Assassination Claim is Blackmail – Nigerian Army
Politics

Governor Wike’s Assassination Claim is Blackmail – Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army has described claims by Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, that soldiers attempted to assassinate him as a ‘cheap blackmail.’ Wike had claimed that soldiers from 6 Division tried to assassinate him on Thursday, February 21, 2019. In a statement, the Deputy Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Aminu Iliyasu described the allegation by Governor Wike as “lies and cheap blackmail against the 6 Division, Nigerian Army”. Read the full statement below; The Nigerian Army (NA) wishes to respond to the bogus and unsubstantiated allegations being peddled by the Governor of Rivers State, Mr Nyesom Wike. Some of his rancorous claims were that the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 6 Division, Maj Gen Jamil Sarham purportedly sent troops to cordon off his residence prior to ...
Hawa Yinusa, the Woman who leads kidnap, robbery gang arrested
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Hawa Yinusa, the Woman who leads kidnap, robbery gang arrested

Hawa Yinusa, the woman who leads a kidnap and robbery gang, has been arrested alongside her gang members Nura Dahiru and Buhari Hamisu. The kidnap gang led by the woman orchestrated most of kidnaps and robbery in Nasarawa-Abuja-Plateau axis, and a gang member was killed in the exchange of fire with the Inspector General of Police Strike Force. The suspect whose latest victim was a businesswoman identified as Aisha Haruna was arrested when she went to Aisha Haruna’s bank, owner of the Honda car, to withdraw Aisha’s money. NAN reported that Hawa from Nasarawa State,  killed Aisha and her body was abandoned in a bush at Uke town in Nasarawa. Her bales of clothes in the car were stolen as well. Three AK47 Rifles, 38 bullets and a Honda Hennessey car were recovered from the suspects who w...
Timi Frank Accuses Buhari, APC Of Corrupting Elections Through Vote-Buying
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Timi Frank Accuses Buhari, APC Of Corrupting Elections Through Vote-Buying

Former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Timi Frank, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the ruling APC of corrupting the nation’s electoral process through their devious love for massive vote-buying. Frank, in a statement in Abuja, said the Senate and House of Representatives bye-elections held in Bauchi, Katsina and Kogi States respectively at the weekend, have further exposed the desperation of the APC to win local, regional, state and national elections at all cost. He stated that the ‘vote-buying policy’ now adopted by the Buhari-led administration will further weaken the base of the nation’s democratic enterprise and return the country to its inglorious past where outright manipulation of the electoral p...
Malaysia Says Kim Jong-Nam’s Family Must Claim Body In Weeks
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Malaysia Says Kim Jong-Nam’s Family Must Claim Body In Weeks

Malaysia has said it will give Kim Jong-Nam's relatives two to three weeks to claim his body before its fate is decided. The Malaysian government believes Mr Kim, North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's half-brother, died when two women smeared his face with a nerve agent at Kuala Lumpur's airport in February. The findings have been dismissed by North Korea, which has demanded that his body be handed over and refuses to acknowledge that Mr Kim was the victim. Malaysian officials say a positive identification has been made and Mr Kim had a wife, possibly more than one, and children. Health Minister Subramaniam Sathasivam said Malaysia now hopes Mr Kim's family will claim the body which is being kept at a morgue in a Kuala Lumpur hospital. He said: "Now with the positive identificat...
Fayose Likens The Release of Chibok Girls to a Movie, Insists it Was Orchestrated to Frustrate Jonathan
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Fayose Likens The Release of Chibok Girls to a Movie, Insists it Was Orchestrated to Frustrate Jonathan

As he has declared many times before, governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State yesterday insisted reports of the abduction of more than 250 girls from Chibok is a ruse staged to frustrate the re-election of former President Goodluck Jonathan. Fayose Speaking in an interview on Channels Television yesterday, Fayose said: “Chibok girls were trained to act the way they did, otherwise, why is it that for two months they are still held hostage at the hospital rather than living with their families? “I stand to say that the Chibok girls (abduction) were orchestrated to frustrate the administration of the former President. The situation of the released girls is like a ‘home theatre or movie”. On the dwindling economy, he blamed it on President Muhammadu Buhari, who he said had de-marketed Nigeri...

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