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Ethnic agitations: Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, meets with media heads/practitioners

As part of his consultations towards finding a lasting solution to the ethnic agitations expressed in many parts of the country, acting president Yemi Osinbajo, last night met with media practitioners in the country. The meeting took place at the state house Abuja. Among those in attendance were newspaper publishers, …

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Court stops El-Rufai from sacking 4,766 District and Village Heads in the State

A Kaduna State High Court ‎in Kafanchan has granted an interim injunction preventing Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai and the state from sacking over 4,766 District and Village Heads across the state. El-Rufai’s government had looked into 77 districts and 1,429 village units that existed before 2001 and automatically …

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Photos: 17 killed, 11 injured as multiple suicide bomb attacks rock Maiduguri

Seventeen persons were killed in multiple suicide attacks in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno State on Sunday night, June 18. A statement issued by the spokesperson for the Borno State Police Command, Victor Isuku, said five female suicide bombers detonated Improvised Exprosive Devices (IEDs) strapped to their bodies at …

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