Monday , May 25 2020
Home / 2019 / August / 03

Daily Archives: August 3, 2019

‘It is laughable and progressively pitiable to see Atiku appeal to the emotions of Nigerians – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, the special adviser to President Buhari on media and publicity has dragged the heck out of former vice president, Atiku Abubakar in a new article.   Adesina said, ‘first, it was laughable, now it gets progressively pitiable, to see and hear efforts by presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in the last general elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, …

Read More »

#FreeSowore: Nigerians call out President Buhari over Omoyele Sowore’s arrest by DSS

The hashtag #FreeSowore is the number trending topic on Nigerian Twitter at the moment and it comes after the arrest of human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner, Omoyele Sowore by operatives of the Department of State Services.   The DSS invaded Sowore’s apartment in the early hours of Saturday, August 3rd 2019 with four trucks, seizing his phones and other …

Read More »

Photos: Brilliant final year UNN student stabbed to death by neighbour over N200 electricity bill 4 weeks to his graduation

A First class final year student of University of Nigeria, Nsukka was on Wednesday, stabbed to death by a fellow student over non-payment of electricity bill at Alfred’s Lodge, an off-campus residence where he lived. The student identified as Mbah Chuks Stephen, who had less than two months to graduate from the Department of Public Administration and Local Government (PALG), …

Read More »

University lecturer abducted by unknown gunmen in Kaduna State

Abubakar Idris, a lecturer at the Federal University Dutsinma Katsina has been abducted by hoodlums.   He was abducted in his residence at No. 41A Lawal Aliyu Road, Barnawa area in Kaduna metropolis  The Kaduna State Police Command Public Relations Officer, DSP Yakubu Sabo confirmed the incident saying the command received information through DPO Barnawa Division Kaduna that two unidentified persons gained …

Read More »

Oby Ezekwesili reacts as DSS allegedly arrests Omoyele Sowore

Oby Ezekwesili has reacted to the report of operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) allegedly arresting the former Presidential candiate of the African Action Congress (AAC) Omoyele Sowore, over a planned protest on August 5.   Recall we reported earlier that DSS operatives allegedly stormed Sowore’s Lagos home in the early hours of Saturday, in what many saw as an …

Read More »

Governor Nyesom Wike sacks Rivers State University Vice Chancellor

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has sacked the Vice Chancellor of the Rivers State University, Prof. Blessing Chimezie Didia of his appointment with immediate effect.   A statement issued by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Dagogo Adonye Hart, said also relieved of his appointment was the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration), Professor Magnus Oruwari.  Accordingly, Wike has approved the appointment …

Read More »
Bottom Banner