Security operatives supply Boko Haram with weapons —Duke

Former Cross River State Governor, Donald Duke, has alleged that most of the weapons used by Boko Haram insurgents and other terrorists in the country are supplied by security operatives. Duke also called on the Federal Government to investigate the security forces and flush out the bad eggs within their ranks. Speaking on a Channels […]

Nobody can set Nigeria on fire, Amaechi slams Wike

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has lambasted Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for saying the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), will set Nigeria on fire if he doesn’t implement the demands of the South-South people. South-South leaders including Wike had demanded the restructuring of the country in line with the principle of true […]

End SARS: Mixed reactions trail proposed N100bn Police Rehabilitation Fund

Mixed reactions have continued to trail plans by the private sector Coalition Against COVID -19 (CACOVID), to spend N100 billion in rehabilitating all the 44 damaged and destroyed police stations nationwide, during the End SARS protests. Some respondents, who spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos on Sunday, commended the initiative, while […]

Ghana polls: Obasanjo writes major parties, calls for credible elections

Ahead of the December 7 general elections in Ghana, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigeria president, has urged the two major political parties in Ghana, National Democratic Congress (NDC) and New Patriotic Party (NPP) to ensure peaceful, credible and transparent polls. Obasanjo, in a letter dated November 20 and addressed to the leaders of the parties, and […]

SERAP wants Lai Mohammed to probe ‘fake news’ of court proceedings on ministry’s Twitter handle

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Minister of Information and Culture, Mr Lai Mohammed “to probe false posting on the Ministry’s official Twitter handle of court proceedings in a lawsuit against him and the National Broadcasting Commission [NBC]”. The suit is asking the court to declare arbitrary, illegal, and unconstitutional the N9m […]

Analysts raise alarm over poor treatment of electricity consumers by NERC

Association for Public Policy Analysis (APPA), yesterday, in Abuja, raised concern over the poor treatment of electricity consumers in the country, especially rural communities. They stressed that the Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) may be adding to the frustration and exploitation of consumers. e consumers. Okorie stated that he had been walked out over two […]