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EFCC Releases Amosu, Others on Bail, Seizes Passports

EFCC Releases Amosu, Others on Bail, Seizes Passports — 22nd March 2016 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has released the immediate past Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (retd.), and other senior officers arrested over the $2.1bn arms scam. It was learnt on Monday that a former Chief of Accounts and Budgeting […]

Nigeria’s president stands in solidarity with the people of Belgium

Nigeria’s president stands in solidarity with the people of Belgium Posted at 11:25 Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the condemnation of the attacks in Belgium’s capital, Brussels in which at least 31 people have died. In a post on the Facebook page of the office of the president Mr Buhari says that the events […]

Brussels attack: This is just the beginning – Trump

(CNN)Donald Trump reacted to the explosions that rocked Brussels Tuesday morning, describing the scene as a “disaster” and warning that “this is just the beginning.” The Republican front-runner, who has made immigration and security issues central to his 2016 presidential bid, discussed the reported suicide attacks in an interview on Fox News’ “Fox and Friends.” […]

Canadian Politics: Former Toronto Mayor, Rob Ford, dies

(CNN)Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has died, according to his chief of staff, Dan Jacobs. Ford, who had been battling an aggressive form of cancer, served for a decade as a city councilor before being elected mayor in 2010. The 46-year-old Ford gained international notoriety after a video surfaced in May 2013 that apparently showed […]

God is angry with Buhari, he is incompetent, clueless – Fayose

By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA – Against the background of the violence that apparently characterized the rerun elections in Rivers State, Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has lashed out at president Mohammadu Buhari, saying that God is angry with him. According to the governor, the president superintended over elections that were remarkably bloody. The governor […]

Islamic State claims responsibility for Brussels attacks

Islamic State Militants were responsible for Tuesday’s attacks on Brussels International Airport, the extremist group’s Amaq Agency has said. Amaq, one of the group’s multiple media outlets, said that Islamic State fighters, opened fire inside the Belgian capital’s Zaventen airport before detonating suicide bomb while one suicide attacker targeted the Maelbeek metro station. The brief […]

FIFA probes awarding of 2006 World Cup to Germany

The FIFA Ethics Committee said on Tuesday it has opened an investigation against six men led by German icon Franz Beckenbauer in connection with the awarding of the 2006 World Cup to Germany. FIFAA statement said the investigatory chamber is probing organising committee chief Beckenbauer, former German football federation (DFB) presidents Wolfgang Niersbach and Theo […]

Jonathan rules out payment of ransom to uncle’s kidnappers

By Samuel Oyadongha, Yenagoa Former President Goodluck Jonathan has vowed not to succumbed to the demand of the kidnappers of his uncle, Chief Nitabai Inegite to secure his release. Chief Nengite, aged 72, a retired lecturer with the Rivers State University of Science and Technology, who is also foster father to the former President was […]

No more elections in Rivers State until peace returns – INEC

Military plotting to declare state of emergency — Wike *Wike is turning Rivers to another Somalia — APC *Hold INEC, security agencies responsible —PDP By Jimitota Onoyume, Kingsley Omonobi, Henry Umoru, Ben Agande & Omeiza Ajayi PORT HARCOURT— THE Independent National Electoral Commssion, INEC, has said that it will not return to Rivers until the […]

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