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Daily Archives: May 15, 2018

Police seal Kano State House of Assembly over planned impeachment of the speaker

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Yesterday 14th May, 2018, morning, the Nigerian Police sealed the complex of Kano state House of Assembly apparently to prevent the impeachment of the speaker. According to reports, armed policemen were deployed to the House at about 2 am to prevent members from gaining access into the Assembly Complex. The deployment of the armed policemen may be connected to the ...

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Appointment of judges politicised — CJN

Appointment of judges politicised — CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen yesterday declared that executive recklessness could only be tackled by knowledgeable men of honour and integrity in the judiciary. Onoghen said adequate knowledge of law was the only antidote against the abuse of executive power and interpretation of law, warning judicial officers to refrain from commenting on matters of public interest ...

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Shi’ite members clash again with Police officers in Abuja

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Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) aka Shi’ites today clashed with officers of the Nigeria police force stationed at the federal secretariat, Abuja. The Shi’ites were protesting against the continued detention of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, when they were confronted by police officers. Apprehensive that the officers might stop their protest, the Islamic group members threw stones at ...

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‘A great and ancient prophecy shall be fulfilled’ – FFK reacts to US moving its embassy to Jerusalem

'A great and ancient prophecy shall be fulfilled' -FFK reacts to US moving its embassy to Jerusalem

The United States of America led by President Donald Trump will move its embassy to Jerusalem, Israel and Nigeria’s former aviation minister, Femi Fani Kayode has described the move as the fulfilment of an ancient prophecy. Reacting to the move, the PDP chieftain congratulated the US President accomplishing an age-long prophecy saying, ‘Today a great and ancient prophecy shall be ...

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Abia poly reopens as unions call off strike

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The Abia State Polytechnic, Aba, has reopened as members of the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) in the state owned institution, suspended their four weeks old industrial action after a congress of the union held in the school premises. Speaking to newsmen after the union’s congress, the Chairman of the union, Mr. Kalu Nwankwo, confirmed the decision of congress to ...

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My health is getting worse, I need help – Man shot many times cries out

My health is getting worse, I need help – Man shot many times cries out

         A Nigerian man from Akokwa , Ideato, Imo State who sustained spinal cord injury after his reported encounter with hoodlums who riddled his body with bullets in 1999 in Enugu state is soliciting for financial assistance from Nigerians and NGO’s to enable him treat himself in India. In a statement disclosed to newsmen in Lagos, Mr. ...

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