Sunday, July 25, 2021

Rights

July 16, 2021

FRSC accused of discrimination against PWDs

The group demands that the FRSC pulls down the advert with an apology to more than 31 million people with disabilities in Nigeria.

David Anyaele and Road Safety Corp Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi
July 16, 2021

Seven killed as Dangote deploys soldiers against protesting factory workers

The soldiers who opened fire on the protesters were said to have arrived at the company in Hilux vans, having left their duty post at Numan bridge.

Alhaji Aliko Dangote
July 15, 2021

Nigerian Navy Recruitment: Reps to investigate federal character violation

The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the recruitment of 44 candidates by the Nigerian Navy for alleged federal character principle violation.

Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Auwal Gambo and President Muhammadu Buhari
July 15, 2021

Bayelsa Student Murder: Army launches manhunt for soldier

Nigerian Army says it has launched a manhunt for the soldier accused of killing his lover, Jennifer Ugadu, an undergraduate of Niger Delta University.

Farouk Yahaya
July 13, 2021

Despite aviation minister’s directive, Air Peace delays flight for 5 hours without apology

“Your airline kept me and other passengers waiting at the airport, without any apology and/or explanations, for almost five (5) hours.

July 13, 2021

SSS accuses Israeli filmmakers of supporting IPOB, detains them in torture cells

The Israeli were in Nigeria to shoot a documentary which explores Jewish communities in African countries such as Kenya, Madagascar and Nigeria.

July 13, 2021

Nnamdi Kanu: Ohanaeze supports order, IPOB advocates lawlessness, says Malami

Malami says Ohaneze Ndigbo supports order while IPOB advocates lawlessness as he welcomes the formation of a legal team by the group to monitor Nnamdi Kanu’s trial.

Malami, Kanu and Obiozor
July 13, 2021

Press Council Bill: Freedom of expression limited, insists Gbajabiamila

Gbajabiamila has doubled down on the need to regulate the Nigerian media through the Press Council Bill, insisting that freedom of expression is limited.

Gbajabiamila and newspapers cover
July 12, 2021

Father marries off 12-year-old daughter for HP laptop

Mr Saheed was remanded by a family court at the Oke-Kura Correctional Centre in Ilorin for marrying of his 12-year-old daughter for a laptop.

Child Marriage
July 12, 2021

Lagos magistrate defers bail ruling for Yoruba nation protesters till July 27

47 men and two women brought before the court over alleged murder and arson.

Yoruba nation protesters