The Benue State Government has suspended Two 3rd Class Chiefs from Katsina-Ala, Chief Tivlumun Ubugh, Mue Ter Chongo and Chief Ayoleve Ornguga, Mue Ter Ipusu as well as the District Head of Mbacher, Chief Luke Atomigba over their roles in the prolonged crisis between Shitile and Ikyurav. The suspension of the chiefs followed recommendation of […]

#RevolutionNow: How Police Allegedly Brutalise 70-year-old Woman

The #RevolutionNow protest turned violent in Osun state following the alleged police brutalization of a 60-year-old woman. #RevolutionNow: Osun police allegedly brutalise 70-year-old woman, harass journalists The police on Monday brutalised a 70-year-old poor woman hawking Fufu, Sariyu Akanmi, during the protest of Revolution Now in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The woman was said […]

#RevolutionNow: Why We Fired Teargas At Protesters – Police

Addressing journalists after members of the movement were dispersed, Fatai justified the use of teargas in dislodging the protesters. Tijani Fatai, an assistant commissioner of police, says members of #RevolutionNow movement were dispersed from the National Stadium, Lagos, because they did not seek permission from the police before gathering. The activists had converged on the […]

Tribunal: INEC To Defend Buhari’s Victory Over Atiku Today

The electoral umpire declared Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as the winner. President Muhammadu Buhari and Atiku Abubakar The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, will commence defence of President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in the 2019 presidential election today, Monday. INEC will open its defence in the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party, […]

CABINET MEMBERS: The Battle Shifts To Portfolios

Barely few hours after the release of ministerial list, the battle has shifted to the struggle for portfolios by nominees and their godfathers. It was learnt that Buhari did not attach the list of ministries to be managed by the ministerial nominees whose screening started yesterday. All the nominees were kept in the dark yesterday […]