Daily Archives: January 7, 2019

IPOB threatens to kidnap five South-East governors – Umahi

The governor of Ebonyi state, Engr. David Umahi, has raised alarm that the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) threatened to kidnap five governors from Nigeria’s southeast region ...

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FG orders military to vacate Daily Trust Newspapers office

The Nigerian Army has vacated the premises of the Daily Trust in Abuja, Maiduguri and Lagos, following a Federal Government order ...

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PDP petitions UN, over Buhari’s alleged desperation to win elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday raised the alarm over what it described as the desperation of President Muhammadu Buhari for self-succession ...

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Opposition parties vow protest if Police IG remains in office beyond Jan 15

Opposition political parties on Sunday have resolved to begin nationwide protests from January 15 to force President Muhammadu Buhari to name a new Inspector-General of Police ...

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South-East governors caution military on Operation Python Dance

South-East governors yesterday called on the military to caution troops to be more professional in the discharge of their duties ...

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2019: Buhari needs another tenure to reposition Nigeria – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) has urged the people of Oke-Ogun, Oyo State, to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in next month’s election ...

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Ogun guber: Buhari rejects Akinlade, to campaign only for APC candidates

President Muhammadu Buhari, who is the leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its presidential candidate in the forthcoming general elections, will campaign for ...

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Hoodlums raze over 30 shops, vehicles in Ibadan

Hoodlums have wreaked havoc in Idi Arere area of Ibadan in the early hours of Sunday, razing more than 30 houses including shops. It was ...

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Niger Delta militant group bombs oil facility in Bayelsa

A Niger Delta militant group, that styles itself Koluama Seven Brothers on Sunday said it carried out a “warning” strike on an oil facility owned ...

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Buhari denies order to prosecute Pinnick

The Presidency has described as `fake news’ a press release in circulation, to the effect that President Muhammadu Buhari had ordered the arrest and prosecution of Amaju Pinnick, the President of Nigeria Football Federation ...

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