Monthly Archives: December 2015

Radio Biafra: Court Discharges Nnamdi Kanu

The Director of Radio Biafra and leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu was on Wednesday discharged by a Chief Magistrate Court in Wise 2, Abuja led by Shuaibu Usman of all counts of criminal conspiracy and ownership of an unlawful society brought against him by the federal government. In his verdict after the federal government had ...

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Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu’s Arrest, An Act of God – Prophet

An Enugu based preacher, Prophet Anthony Nwoko has declared that the arrest of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu was an act of God. Nwoko, who said he was revealing a prophetic message, told journalists that the present protests and agitations for an independent state of Biafra was a way of salvaging the Igbo race ...

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Dasuki, Yuguda, Bafarawa Arraigned on Fresh Corruption Charges As Ex-NSA Set To Expose More Beneficiaries

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned ex-National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki, former Minister of State for Finance, Bashir Yuguda, ex-Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, his son, Sagir before an Abuja High Court. According to the EFCC, the accused are to stand trial over fresh charges of money laundering and criminal breach of trust. The charges ...

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Senate Gives Reasons For N4.7 billion Naira Cars.

The Nigerian Senate, on Monday, 14th December 2015,gave reasons why it is purchasing cars whose value is given at 5 billion Naira, in spite of the Federal Government’s insistence that Nigeria is in a cash crunch. It would be recalled that news had become rife on Social and mainstream media that the Senate was planning to buy cars for the ...

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Unconstitutional Laws And Court Orders On Rampage: Why We Dragged Hon Justice Adeniyi Ademola To NJC Over Nnamdi Kanu By InterSociety

The leadership of International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety); supported by other ten members of the Southeast based Coalition of Human Rights Organizations (SBCHROs) have dragged Hon Justice Adeniyi Ademola of Court Six of the Federal High Court, Abuja Division to the National Judicial Council (NJC) through its chairman, Hon Justice Mahmud Mohammed (CJN); over ...

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Arms Deal: Sambo Dasuki, Others Arraigned in Court

The immediate past National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, and three other persons were on Monday docked by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. He was arraigned alongside  a former Director of Finance at the Office of National Security Adviser, Shuaibu Salisu; a former General Manager at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Aminu Babakusa; and a firm, Acacia Holdings. They ...

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Bayelsa Polls: REC On The Run.

The Resident Electoral Commissioner for Bayelsa State is on the run for allegedly receiving death threats for cancelling the results from Bayelsa’s southern Ijaw Local Government Area, which rendered the elections inconclusive. The REC, Baritor Kpagih is also in hiding because the office of the secretary to the Government of The Federation has also instructed the DSS to have Kpagir ...

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Face Boko Haram, Not Rigging Election for APC – PDP Tells Military

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged the Nigerian military to face its constitutional duties of defending the nation against insurgency group like Boko Haram instead of aiding the All Progressives Congress (APC) in rigging election. The acting National Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, while addressing newsmen in his Abuja office stressed that Nigeria’s constitution has no room for ...

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Appeal Court: Ebonyi Gov, Akpabio Elections Upheld

The Court of Appeal sitting in Enugu on Friday upheld the election of Ebonyi State Governor, Dave Umahi, even as its counterpart in Abuja also upheld the election of Godswill Akpabio as senator representing Akwa Ibom North-West Senatorial District. The case against Gov. Umahi was brought against his election by Labour Party gubernatorial candidate, Edward Nkwegu. In throwing out the ...

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Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has been chosen to replace Bill Clinton as key note speaker at Global Conference.

Goodluck Jonathan, Nigeria’s president, pauses during a session on the opening day of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. | Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images Former President Goodluck Jonathan has been chosen to present the keynote address at the 2016 Hope Global Forums conference. The programme is scheduled to hold in the second ...

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