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Governor Ortom accuses Senator Akume of plot to destabilise Benue

The friction between the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, and Senator George Akume, has continued unabated as the governor has accused Akume of plotting to destabilise the state.
Governor of Bayelsa State, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson

Governor Dickson urges federal government to bring killer herdsmen to book

The Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson, has frowned on the inaction of the federal government to bring to justice identified killer herdsmen in the country.
National Assembly

HURIWA seeks probe of National Assembly invasion

A pro-democracy group, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Federal Government to constitute an independent judicial commission of inquiry to probe the invasion of the National Assembly.

Judge hands off suit seeking to label herdsmen ‘terrorists’

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Wednesday, washed his hands off the suit seeking the proscription of Fulani herdsmen as a terrorist organisation.

National Assembly invasion: Ex-military generals, police top brass commend Lawal Daura’s sack

Retired military and police top brass have commended the sack of former Director General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Lawal Daura, over the invasion of the National Assembly, early Tuesday morning.
Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives,

National Assembly invasion: Speaker Dogara hails lawmakers’ resistance

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, has hailed members of the National Assembly for resisting the invasion.

Governor Ortom raises the alarm over fresh cattle invasion of Benue

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has raised the alarm over planned invasion of part of the state by herdsmen with over 10,000 cattle as part of a grand plan to further destabilise the state.

Senate: Chamber invasion plotters, perpetrators must be punished

The Senate Thursday said the plotters and perpetrators of the invasion of its chamber must be punished.

Senate invasion: Be role models – NANS tells senators, others

The National Association of Nigerian Students has urged senators and other prominent Nigerians in sensitive public positions to be role models to the youths.

Monkeys invade Lagos community, residents flee

Invasion by monkeys from natural habitat is forcing many residents of Soluyi/Sosanya Community in Gbagada, Lagos State, to flee.

Benue govt confirms invasion of Mbatoho Chile community

The Benue State Government has confirmed the invasion of Mbatoho Chile area of Makurdi, Benue State, where herdsmen were said to have sacked over 5,000 villagers, last Monday.

Governor Ishaku berates Emir Sanusi over genocide claim against Fulani in Taraba

Taraba State Governor, Arc. Darius Ishaku, has denied allegation credited to the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi, that the genocide against Fulani by some political leaders especially in Taraba State was causing anxiety in the country.

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Abia Warriors Emmanuel Deutsch

Emmanuel Deutcsh to announce next destination after leaving Abia Warriors

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EFCC: Sambo Dasuki, Diezani Alison-Madueke, Ibrahim Shema, Ayodele Fayose’s houses top list of assets...

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Mikel Agu: The decision to dump Porto is paying off

Nigerian midfielder Mikel Agu says his decision to dump FC Porto for Vitoria Setubal has been justified following his recall to the Super Eagles for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against South Africa.