Constitutional Review: NLC Wants Death Penalty For Corrupt Politicians

Posted by - July 9, 2021

Ayuba Wabba, President of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC),  has called for stiffer penalties against corruption towards tackling the menace in Nigeria. Wabba said this at a roundtable dialogue with labour, trade and other unions tagged “Positioning the unions as active drivers of anti-corruption in Nigeria” in Abuja. He said Nigeria had remained underdeveloped with

Dreaded Niger Delta Avengers Regroup, Vows To Cripple Oil Facilities

Posted by - June 26, 2021

Dreaded militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, has vowed to cripple major oil and gas facilities in the Niger Delta region as it announced a resumption of hostilities. “We Are Back With Operation Humble”, the militant group said in a statement posted on its site, and vowed to force the country into recession as it

NANS Suspends Planned Protest On June 12, Says Not Involved In Secessionist Campaign

Posted by - June 11, 2021

National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has suspended its planned June 12 nationwide protest. President of the association, Sunday Asefon, announced the suspension in a statement made available to newsmen on Friday in Abuja. Titled, ‘NANS Suspends June 12 Protest Over Concerns About Safety Of Protesters And Fear Of Possible Hijack By Politicians’, Asefon said

Why I Withdrew From 2019 Presidential Race –Major Al Mustapha

Posted by - June 6, 2021

Chief Security Officer (CSO) to the late military Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha, Major Hamza Al Mustapha, has sensationally told how he was deceived by some unnamed politicians into preparing for the presidential race in 2019, but had to withdraw when the reality dawned on him. “I was to participate in 2019 presidential election

Why Politicians, Students, Must Undergo Drug Test- Marwa

Posted by - May 25, 2021
Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Brig. General Mohamed Buba Marwa (retd) on Tuesday, harped on the need for politicians seeking public office and students seeking admission into higher institutions to undergo drug integrity test. He stated this in Abuja while delivering a paper on 'Drug Abuse and National Security Challenge: Way

Forestry School Students: We Are Happy For Their Release, Says Buhari

Posted by - May 6, 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the release of the 27 Students of Federal College of Forestry Mechanization, Afaka, near Kaduna. The president in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja, on Wednesday night, congratulated the friends and families of the students over their release. He also

‘Demand Politicians to Use Their Children as Thugs’ -Commissioner tells Youths

Posted by - December 7, 2020
Mr Charles Akpuenika, Ebonyi Commissioner for Youth Development and Sports on Monday in Abakaliki advised youths to always shun politicians’ overtures to be used as thugs. Speaking with NAN, he said youths should ask politicians looking for thugs to use their children to discharge any assignment they wanted thugs to discharge. “This is the time

#EndSARS: CSOs Urge Security Agencies to Remain Focused

Posted by - November 1, 2020
A Coalition of Civil Society Organisation (CSOs) for Good Governance has urged security agencies to remain focused toward ridding Nigeria of all unpatriotic elements. Mr Olayemi Success, Chief Convener of the CSOs, made the call at a news conference on Sunday in Abuja. Success also advised officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force not

Gov Matawalle Blames Politicians Over Insecurity

Posted by - August 11, 2020
Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara has blamed selfish interests on the part of the political class as one of the major causes of insecurity in the country. Matawalle made the assertion on Tuesday in his address as Special Guest at the Army Special Super Camp in Faskari, Katsina State. “In fact, we, the politicians, are