Sunday, January 26, 2020
There was confusion in Mainok, a town along the Maiduguri-Damaturu road in Borno state, after soldiers reportedly opened fire on a team of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives who engaged Boko Haram fighters in a fierce battle. SARS Is A...
By David G. Itopa   Tuesday, January 14th 2020 Supreme Court judgement on Imo State is still very fresh in the minds of Nigerians, like it happened just yesterday. Since the Supreme Court passed that judgement, there has been widespread confusion,...
Senator of the Eighth Assembly and now Imo State Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma has ordered that with immediate effect, all bank accounts operated by the State Government be frozen till further notice. The order, which is to take effect from...
The State High Court sitting in Ilorin, Kwara State has fixed January 24th, 2020 as the commencement date for hearing on the case between Kwara State Government and Asa Investment Ltd. It will be recalled that the Abdulrazaq-led Kwara State...
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has reacted to the Supreme Court judgement sacking Emeka Ihedioha and declaring Hope Uzodinma. “With regards to the judgment of the Supreme Court, which nullified the election of the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party,...
The Supreme court, in a seven-man unanimous judgment has ruled that Ihedioha of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was not duly elected. Justice Kudirat Kekere-Ekun in her reading of the lead-judgment declared Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC)...
The Port Harcourt division of Appeal Court on Saturday ruled on the petition filed by Senator Heineken Lokpobiri, challenging the APC governorship primary election in Bayelsa. The appellate court ruled that the petition was filed out of time, hence struck...
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the Nigerian Police Force, on Friday traded blames for the security lapses that marred the 2019 governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States. INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, insisted that security deployment in recent...
Highlights The US, UK, and Canada had claimed Iran shot down the passenger plane by mistake Iran denied the claim initially All 176 persons, mainly Iranians, perished in the crash Iran’s admission and regrets come after preliminary investigations   Iran has...
After some days of denial, Iran has finally admitted that it fired a missile that brought down a passenger plane shortly after it took off from its main airport on Wednesday morning, effectively backtracking on fervent denials, and technically...