Insecurity: Falz, Others Stage Protest In Lagos

Human rights lawyer, Falana (SAN), and his Musician son, Folarin, aka Falz, along with scores of residents of Lagos yesterday took to the streets to protest against the insecurity and poverty ravaging the country. The protesters, under the aegis of the Peoples Alternative Political Movement, marched from the busy Ikeja Bus Stop to the Governor’s […]

Many injured as explosion rocks Mile 3 market in Port Harcourt

Many people have sustained different degrees of injury after an explosion rocked parts of mile 3 market in Port Harcourt City Local Government Area, Rivers State in the early hours of today Monday, May 31.   Thankfully, no life was lost in the incident but many people who were running for safety were seriously injured. […]

Zamfara youths block highway to protest against incessant attacks by bandits, destroy vehicles

The Gusau – Kaura Namoda Highway in Zamfara State has been blocked by youths from the state who are reportedly staging a violent protest against the incessant attacks by bandits in their communities.   Channels Television reported that one of the commuters who was trapped along the road on Monday May 31, said the youths blocked […]

Niger state governor travels abroad on a security mission

Niger state governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, has left the country on a security mission.   This is according to a statement released by the Chief Press Secretary to the state governor, Mary Noel Berje.   The statement reads ”Gov Abubakar Sani Bello has left the country on a security mission. The Governor who had left the […]

Femi Falana Prophesy Doom, Says 2023 Elected Might Not Hold

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says there’s high probability that 2023 general elections may not hold in Nigeria due to some unpleasant happenings in the country. He noted that the general elections may be endangered because some parts of the country are experiencing what he described as civil war. The senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), […]

We Are Expecting 12 Fighter Jets To Fight Insecurity — CBN Governor

Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, says the country is expecting 12 fighter jets to help address insecurity. Emefiele, while speaking on Tuesday at a monetary policy committee meeting in Abuja, expressed concern over the negative effects of insecurity on the economy. President Muhammadu Buhari had, in 2018, approved $496 […]

Shell Announce Plans To Leave Nigeria, See Why

Multinational oil giant Shell has announced its plans to withdraw from Nigeria’s onshore oil sector. It noted that its continued operation in the beleaguered Niger Delta region was against the interest of the company. The CEO, Van Beurden, announced the development at the company’s annual general meeting on Tuesday. It was reported that Beurden said […]

Buhari Blames Covid-19 For High-rate Of Insecurity In Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari says Boko Haram insurgents have capitalised on the coronavirus pandemic to launch attacks in Nigeria. Buhari stated this in an article published on Tuesday in Le Point, a French weekly magazine. On Sunday, Buhari departed Abuja for France ahead of a finance summit for African countries affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Discussions […]

Abducted UNIJOS Professor and her husband regain their freedom

Security agents in Plateau state have rescued a professor with the Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Jos, Grace Ayanbimpe and her husband, who were abducted by gunmen who stormed their residence behind Haske Quarters, Lamingo in Jos North Local Government Area of the state in the early hours of Monday, May 17. The academician […]

Workers’ protest, economic sabotage won’t stop sackings -El-Rufai

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has insisted that protests and strike action embarked upon by workers in the state will not alter plans to sack some of them. The governor said this barely 24 hours after workers in the state commenced a warning strike over alleged mass sackings in the state. In his verified Facebook page, […]