Thursday, December 2, 2021

Oyindamola Olubajo

Oyindamola Olubajo is a reporter with Peoples Gazette focusing on special reports and critical national news. She is a graduate of Mass Communication with over three years of experience in writing and reporting. Prior to working with The Gazette, she was with AllNews, an online news platform. She is on Twitter @hoyiin
December 1, 2021

Twelve-year-old Dowen College student beaten to death for refusing to join cult

“After tests and X-rays, it was confirmed he was beaten up badly. He died yesterday (Tuesday) morning, and his entire body was swollen,” he told The Gazette.

November 30, 2021

EXCLUSIVE: Bank documents expose how Governor Obiano took N4 billion from Anambra treasury on same day

Mr Obiano withdrew the funds from various Fidelity Bank account numbers 5110032568, 5110032599, 5110032551, 5110032544, 5110032582, 8.1301E+11.

Anambra governor Willie Obiano
November 29, 2021

U.S. Arms Sale: IPOB’s case against Biden administration assigned to new judge

On July 31, IPOB sued the U.S. over the sale of A-29 Super Tucano aircrafts to Nigeria, asking the court to reverse the sale.

Nnamdi Kanu, Antony Blinken, and Lloyd Austin
November 28, 2021

Boko Haram kills Nigerian soldiers in roadside bombing

A soldier was also wounded when the troops encountered an IED buried on the road by Boko Haram terrorists.

Boko Haram insurgents and COAS Major-General Farouk Yahaya
November 27, 2021

Treating herders as terrorists will cause mayhem: Sheik Gumi

Mr Gumi believes the designation of bandits as terrorists will not stop the mass killings and kidnappings across the country.

November 25, 2021

Nigerian Army cries out over rising police brutality of military officers

According to the army, violence often breaks during joint operations as police tend to equate its hierarchy with the Nigerian Army.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali and Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Farouk Yahaya
November 25, 2021

Buhari, Lai Mohammed lack power to reject #EndSARS panel report: Falana

The human rights activist and lawyer said Mr Mohammed was displaying “executive rascality” in rejecting the panel report.

November 25, 2021

Proposed Sunday Igboho extradition contradicts Buhari’s promise to negotiate: Afenifere

Afenifere said, by still pursuing Mr Igboho’s extradition, Buhari was insincere in looking for a political solution to secessionist agitations.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Sunday Igboho
November 24, 2021

BudgIT slams Buhari for budgeting N21.9 billion to build 14-bed clinic at Presidential Villa

BudgIT, a civic organisation, has described as “outrageous” and “inflated”, the N21

President Muhammadu Buhari and State House Medical Centre, Abuja
November 23, 2021

Bailout: Gov. Bello lied, documents show how EFCC recovered N19 billion from Kogi Sterling Bank account

Mr Fanwo, however, declined The Gazette’s request seeking comments on the corporate documents.