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The Foundation for Human Rights and Anti-Corruption Crusade (FHRACC), a Niger Delta-based rights group, has said that the recent Amnesty International (AI) report over the existence of secret detention centres being operated by the federal government has vindicated its stand that such places indeed exist in parts of the country.
The Ijaw Youth Council Worldwide has flayed President Muhammadu Buhari’s handling of agitations by the Indigenous People of Biafra and the people of the Niger Delta.
The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) has advised President Muhammadu Buhari against re-arresting the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, over his violation of his bail conditions, warning that doing that would “set Nigeria in flames.”
A 35-year-old man, Abubakar Adamu, has been remanded in prison by the Chief Magistrate’s Court in Gombe for allegedly insulting the state Governor, Ibrahim Dankwambo, and the governor’s mother.
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) conducts the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), a hurdle that students have to scale after passing the O’level examinations. Now, a major issue in the polity is the low cut-off marks recently announced by JAMB.
THE wife of a private security firm owner, Gladys Kelikuma, has accused the police of being behind the murder of her husband, Ernest Kelikuma.
Justice Kudirat Jose of a Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, on Tuesday sentenced a barman, Marvelous Chibueze, and his friend, David Oladimeji, to 25 years’ imprisonment for killing one Peter Madueke.
Suspected cult members have shot Mr. Stanley Mbanefo, a final year student of the Department of Geography, University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
The mayor of Mali's second city, Sikasso, on Sunday became the first candidate to throw his hat into the ring for 2018 presidential elections in the troubled west African state.
Popular Nollywood actor Ramsey Noah has appealed to the Federal Government to create an enabling environment for cinemas to thrive across the country.
A lecturer, Mr Bashir Yankuzu, says current grumblings over alleged marginalisation in government affairs by some top politicians, means that Nigeria is getting it right in governance.
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), on Wednesday, elected Nigeria as Vice President, Africa, at its ongoing 22nd General Assembly in Chengdu, Sichuan Province of Southwest China.
A South Africa-based Nigerian businessman, Mr. Ken Ayere, on Monday, urged the Federal Government to relax restrictions on the export of some food items.