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  • September 29, 2022

Bandits are animals; Matawalle says as he justifies death penalty

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara state has described bandits as animals that kill people who pose no harm to them.  Matawalle who justified the death penalty approved for anyone convicted of banditry, kidnapping, cattle rustling, or…
  • September 28, 2022

Nigeria at 62: Federal Government declared public holiday

The Federal Government has declared Monday, October 3 as a public holiday to mark the nation’s 62nd Independence Anniversary Celebration. Akewusolaf Blog report that, the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, made the declaration on…
  • September 27, 2022

NDLEA destroys N194 billion cocaine seized in Lagos warehouse

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) on Tuesday destroyed the 1.8 tons of cocaine seized in a Lagos warehouse on September 18. In a statement issued on Tuesday, chairman of the agency, Mohammed Buba Marwa, said…
  • September 27, 2022

Nigerian Army personnel supplying rifles to kidnappers for N300,000 arrested in Abuja

Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) have arrested a Nigerian soldier attached to the Muhammadu Buhari Cantonment in Tungan-Maje in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the suburb of Abuja for allegedly renting…
  • September 26, 2022

Ex-NIMASA director of operations, Engr. Fashakin dies in London

A former Executive Director of Operations of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Engr. Rotimi Fashakin has died while studying law in the United Kingdom. Also a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress…
  • September 25, 2022

NSCDC: Nigeria not ripe to allow citizens bear arms

Dr Ahmed Audi, Commandant General, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says Nigerians are not ripe to be allowed to bear arms. Audi made the observation when he featured on the News Agency of…
  • September 24, 2022

Kidnapped police inspector, two others regain freedom in Ogun

The Ogun State Police command on Friday said, the three people abducted by suspected kidnappers on Wednesday, 21st of September 2022 at Wasinmi, in Ewekoro local government area of the state have regained their freedom.…
  • September 22, 2022

Aminu Tambuwal replaces Kayode Fayemi as NGF chairman

The Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, has replaced his Ekiti State counterpart, Kayode Fayemi, as the Chairman, Nigeria Governors’ Forum. Tambuwal assumed the position on Thursday at the National Economic Council meeting in Aso Rock…
  • September 22, 2022

BREAKING: Nigerian Police uncovers female professor who assaulted orderly as late MKO Abiola’s widow (video)

Zainab Duke-Abiola, one of the widows of Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale (MKO) Abiola, has been identified as the legal practitioner who ordered her workers to beat her police orderly, Inspector Teju Moses. A video clip…
  • September 21, 2022

Senate confirms Ariwoola as chief justice of Nigeria

The Senate on Wednesday confirmed the appointment of Justice Olukayode Ariwoola as the Chief Justice of Nigeria. At the resumption of plenary on Wednesday, Senate Minority Leader, Senator Ibrahim Gobir, moved two motions for the…