The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has accused the Council of Imams and Ulama of condoning the massacre in Southern Kaduna communities and prolonging the crisis.
CAN also condemned the recent call by the Council urging for the arrest of CAN officials, political and ethnic leaders.
A statement by the National General Read More
El-Rufai gave the commendation when he paid a courtesy call on Buratai at the Army Headquarters in Abuja.
He said that if not for the timely intervention of the Army, the problem of the insecurity in the Southern part of Kaduna State could have been worse.
He also eulogized the Army for Read More
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday stated that some of the money N632.2milliion naira linked to Justice Umezulike’s account was lodged in by some lawyers, businessmen, politicians and litigants.
According to the graft agency, Justice Umezulike is believed to have been operating an account without a Bank Verification Number (BVN).
Three Read More
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) on Wednesday strongly condemned the gruesome murder of some Nigerians in Southern Kaduna, describing it as a violation of human rights of citizens living in the communities where the carnage was carried out.
In a statement signed by the NBA President, Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud, SAN, the Read More
Jamiu Jimoh, 65 year old house painter and his daughter, traditional birth attendant, Yetunde Osin, have been arrested by the Lagos state police command for allegedly stealing a baby.
Yetunde who practices local midwifery at her home in the Oyingbo area of the state, had assisted a 28 year old woman Read More
The Nigerian Army has confirmed that it has released 1,250 Boko Haram suspects who have been adjudged not to have any link with the insurgency group.
This was announced by Brigadier-General Victor Ezugwu, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 division of the Nigerian Army on Monday, when he was visited by Read More
The new group, known as Niger Delta Revolutionary Crusaders, NDRC, Monday joined the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, who had recently declared its intention to resume attacks on oil installations in the oil-rich region.
The development is coming following the Federal Government’s alleged plan not to dialogue with the Pan Niger Delta Read More
There is currently tension in Umuoba-Anam in Anambra East Local Government Area of Anambra State following the sudden disappearance of two persons believed to be herdsmen in the community.
According to the South East leader of Cattle Breeders Association, otherwise known as (Miyetti-Allah), Alhaji Sadiq Gidado, the incident took place at Read More
The Chairman of the Lagos State House of Assembly Committee on Public Account, Hon Moshood Oshun, says the inclusion of a death penalty in the recently passed bill against kidnapping by the Assembly was to deter people of the state from taking up such vices.
In a statement signed by his Read More
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detectives have questioned two former Group Managing Directors (GMDs) and three former Executive Directors (EDs) of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) over their roles in the transfer of $153m to some banks.
The cash was wired from NNPC’s account to the banks on the Read More