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Centre links Boko Haram funding, weapons to France, says European nation, allies undermining Nigeria’s sovereignty

Centre links Boko Haram funding, weapons to France, says European nation, allies undermining Nigeria’s sovereignty

Chris Steven, Abuja The Save Humanity Advocacy Center (SHAC) has accused France of repeatedly providing funds for Boko Haram and arming them with sophisticated weapons to keep up the insurgency momentum in the country. The Centre made this known at a press conference by Executive Secretary, Comrade Ibrahim Abubakar, in Abuja, on Wednesday, in reaction […]

CSOs end conference in Abuja, urge citizens to stop blacklisting ethnic groups with criminal robes

CSOs end conference in Abuja, urge citizens to stop blacklisting ethnic groups with criminal robes

The Coalition of Civil Society Organizations for Change and Good Governance has ended its one-day conference in Abuja, with a strong message to Nigerians to deist from blacklisting ethnic groups with criminal robes.  The conference tagged:  “Appraising 100 Days of President Buhari on the saddle and building a nation where justice shall reign” was held […]

Nigerians must unite to expel NGOs that undermine our sovereignty – Coalition

Nigerians must unite to expel NGOs that undermine our sovereignty – Coalition

The Coalition of Civil Society for Good Governance and Change Initiative, an umbrella body of over 100 civil society groups in Nigeria has taken a stand against International NGOs and individuals that undermine the sovereignty of Nigeria. This was disclosed by the President, Comrade Okpokwu Ogenyi at a one day International Conference  on  Accountability in […]

Court orders final forfeiture of Diezani’s $40m jewellery

Court orders final forfeiture of Diezani’s $40m jewellery

Justice I.N. Oweibo of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos , on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, ordered the final forfeiture of some jewellery and a customized gold Iphone valued at $40m  belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to the Federal Government. The Judge had, on July 5, 2019, granted […]

Revealed: Group uncovers plot by international NGOs to discredit Buhari’s 100 days in office

Revealed: Group uncovers plot by international NGOs to discredit Buhari’s 100 days in office

…says Human Rights Watch  acting opposition’s script The Coalition for Human Rights Groups in Nigeria (CHRGN) has claimed that there’s an ongoing campaign by some foreign civil society groups to desperately discredit President Muhammadu Buhari’s 100 days in office. The group came to the conclusion that the Human Rights Watch (HRW) is in the forefront […]

Boko Haram: Security expert writes Defence Minister on strategy to end terror in Nigeria

Boko Haram: Security expert writes Defence Minister on strategy to end terror in Nigeria

…sues for more synergy with Service Chiefs Renowned Security expert, Comrade Richards Murphy, has written the Minister of Defence,  proffering solution to the nagging security challenges bedevilling Nigeria. The letter addressed to the Defence Minister, Gen. Bashir Salihi Magashi (rtd) and obtained by our reporter on Sunday, While describing  the appointment of Magashi as a […]

ICPC moves to Recover N840m from Ex-President of Customary Court of Appeal

ICPC moves to Recover N840m from Ex-President of Customary Court of Appeal

Chris Steven, Abuja The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has requested a Federal High Court, Abuja, to order the interim forfeiture of N840 million traced to a retired President of the Benue State Customary Court of Appeal, Mrs. Margaret Igbeta. The Commission, in an ex-parte motion filed at the court, said […]

CAN wants Buhari to ban Miyetti Allah, scrap Ruga programme

CAN wants Buhari to ban Miyetti Allah,  scrap Ruga programme

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to ban the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN), an umbrella association of herdsmen in the country. The association also called on the president to “completely scrap” the suspended ‘Ruga’ grazing scheme. CAN made the request at the Church leaders stakeholders’ summit, themed, ‘RUGA: […]

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