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Eminent Nigerian leaders petition UN, others over flawed 1999 Constitution

Give 90-day ultimatum for talks Prominent Nigerian leaders have faulted the 1999 Constitution describing it as being skewed in favour of the northern region. The eminent leaders, which include former Chief of General Staff, Commodore Ebitu Ukiwe (rtd), former Governor of Plateau State, Jonah Jang, Second Republic Senator, Prof. Banji Akintoye, erstwhile President-General, Ohaneze Ndigbo, […]

Wakili, his 2 sons face murder, kidnapping, conspiracy charges

…Court remands him in prison custody …Youths raze herders’ settlement in Saki over farmer’s death By Ola Ajayi A Chief Magistrate Court in Ibadan, yesterday, remanded the supected kidnap kingpin, Iskilu Wakili, in a correctional facility for alleged murder, conspiracy, kidnapping and armed robbery. This came on a day residents of Saki and other communities […]

US consulate contacts Nigerian visa applicants denied in Trump era

By Muhaimin Olowoporoku The US consulate in Lagos has announced that it has contacted all Visa applicants who were denied during the Trump administration. The consulate announced this in a tweet on its verified Twitter handle. It said it is prioritising the processing of the pending cases and gradually restoring routine visa operations in accordance […]

Enugu Assembly suspends controversial pension for governors bill

The Enugu State House of Assembly has suspended the amendment bill seeking review in pension for former governors and their deputies in the state, after public outcry. The executive bill which scaled the first reading last week and billed for the second reading on Tuesday was unanimously stepped down when it came up at the […]

Group, Biafra Nations League (BNL), claims Bakassi Peninsula, hoist Biafran flags

By Olufunmilola Olukomaiya The Biafra Nations League (BNL) in the Bakassi Peninsula, is threatening to unleash mayhem on any security agency prepared to stop its operations in the region. According to the group, they have taken over the creeks and bushes of the region to hoist the Biafran flags in all parts of Bakassi Peninsula […]

Another Nigerian coach banned for two years over match fixing

Emma Ibru explains why AS Racine FC opted out of 2021 NLO zonal elimination Another Nigerian coach, Remmy Amadi, has been handed a two-year ban and his team, Cofine FC of Rivers State, thrown out of the ongoing 2021 National League One (NLO) in Calabar zone of the competition over alleged match-fixing. Following allegations of […]

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