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Supreme Court orders Mobil to reinstate, pay 860 sacked employees

The Supreme Court on Friday voided the sacking of about 860 employees by Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited.

MURIC: Continuous detention of Independent journalist tyrannical, draconian

A faith-based human right group, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has demanded the immediate and unconditional release of the detained Abuja Bureau Chief of Independent Newspapers, Tony Ezimakor, from the custody of Department of State Services (DSS).

Police set up radio to tackle herders-farmers clashes, others

The Nigeria Police Force has concluded plans to establish a Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service (NPBS), in a bid to tackle herders, farmers’ clashes, as well as other crimes in the country.

Federal govt to amend Police Act to reflect current realities

The Federal Government has initiated moves to amend the Police Act which has been in existence since 1948 to reflect current realities, Solicitor General of the Federation and Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Justice, Mr Dayo Apata, has said.

Law permits police to collect money for private engagements – Okiro

The Chairman, Police Service Commission, Dr. Mike Okiro, has said that the law permitted the Nigeria Police Force to collect money from corporate organisations and private individuals for private engagements.

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President Donald Trump attacked the probe into possible collusion between his campaign and Russia as a “political hit job” on Monday, as a part of a mounting White House effort to paint the probe as politically motivated.

Foreign media head to North Korea for nuclear site destruction

Foreign journalists headed to North Korea on Tuesday to watch the promised destruction of its nuclear test site, a move seen as a goodwill gesture before a planned summit with the United States.

Senator Boroffice urges IGP Ibrahim Idris to investigate attack on Ondo journalists

The Senator representing Ondo North senatorial district in the National Assembly, Prof. Ajayi Boroffice, has called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris to investigate last Saturday’s attack on some journalists in Akure, the Ondo State capital.

Olisa Metuh’s lawyer returns to court 24 hours after withdrawal from case

Barely 24 hours after he announced his withdrawal as a defence lawyer to a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, Mr. Emeka Etiaba (SAN), has re-appeared in the case Tuesday morning.

Kaduna council poll: We have evidences of Nigerian Army involvement – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Kaduna State chapter, has vowed to sustain its allegations that the Army and the Police aided the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in perpetuating illegalities in the Kaduna State May 12 local government election.