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Buhari should enforce death penalty on corrupt officials: Oluwo

Buhari should enforce death penalty on corrupt officials: Oluwo

“Mr. President, we need enforcement of death penalty for the corrupt officials,” the traditional ruler emphasised. President Buhari has been enjoined to implement capital punishment for corrupt officials of the government so that the country can mark up to the level of developed nations. This view was expressed by a monarch, the Oluwo of Iwo […]

I was indoors when soldiers, SSS attacked my residence: Sunday Igboho

I was indoors when soldiers, SSS attacked my residence: Sunday Igboho

The freedom fighters said he saw operatives of the Nigerian security forces attack his home on Thursday. It is however not clear how they failed to see or arrest him. Yoruba secessionist Sunday Igboho said he was at home when the operatives of the State Security Service collaborated with the Nigerian Army in an early […]

We can’t afford to keep Messi, says Barca President Laporta

We can’t afford to keep Messi, says Barca President Laporta

The just-expired Messi’s deal with Barcelona was the most expensive sporting deal for any player on the planet. Barcelona President Joan Laporta has stated that the team will need to break the UEFA Financial Fair Play, FFP rules to extend Lionel Messi’s contract. Mr Laporta, while speaking to Spanish media ElTransistorOC, mentioned that both the […]

Terror-thrilled Pantami thanks Nigerians for NIM-SIM compliance, extends deadline

Terror-thrilled Pantami thanks Nigerians for NIM-SIM compliance, extends deadline

Pantami has commended Nigerians for complying with the directive to link their NIN to their SIM as the federal government extends the exercise to July 26. Minister of Communications and Digital Economy Isa Pantami has commended Nigerians for complying with the directive to link their National Identification Number (NIN) to their Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) […]

Twitter Ban: Hours After Suspension, Many Nigerians Still Tweeting, Mocking Buhari, Lai Mohammed, Others

Twitter Ban: Hours After Suspension, Many Nigerians Still Tweeting, Mocking Buhari, Lai Mohammed, Others

Twitter remains active on mobile phones and the site remains accessible with trending topics such as Lai Mohammed, Mazi and Adamu Garba. Several hours after the Nigerian government suspended micro-blogging and social networking service, Twitter, checks by SaharaReporters revealed that hundreds of thousands of Nigerians have tweeted even after the pronouncement.  Twitter remains active on […]

BREAKING: Pantami extends NIN-SIM linkage till June 30

The ongoing National Identification Number and Subscriber Identity Module integration exercise has been extended till June 30, 2021, Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has said. This was contained in a statement jointly signed by the Director, Public Affairs, Nigerian Communications Commission, Ikechukwu Adinde; and the Head, Corporate Communications, National Identity Management Commission, […]

Over 7,500 sign petition against Baba Ijesha’s release, Bandits threaten to kill abducted Greenfield University students | 5 Top News Today

Over 7,500 sign petition against Baba Ijesha’s release, Bandits threaten to kill abducted Greenfield University students | 5 Top News Today

Across the thirty-six states of Nigeria, these are the five biggest stories you shouldn’t miss out on: Over 7,500 sign petition against Baba Ijesha’s release Over 7,500 people have signed a petition against the release of Olanrewaju Omiyinka,well known as Baba Ijesha, for allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in the care of Adekola Adekanya, also known as Princess. […]

Deployment Of Military To Igbo Land May Lead To Nigeria’s Break Up – Ohanaeze

Deployment Of Military To Igbo Land May Lead To Nigeria’s Break Up – Ohanaeze

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, on Sunday, cautioned the Federal Government against any deployment of military to the South-East. It warned that such action could lead to Nigeria’s break up. Mazi Okechukwu Isiguzoro, Secretary General, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, gave the caution in a statement he made available to DAILY POST. He said the “Southeast has remained […]

Death Of Children In Niger Republic School Fire Horrific – Buhari

Death Of Children In Niger Republic School Fire Horrific – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday expressed “deep sorrow” over a fire incident at a primary school in Niamey, Niger Republic, which killed more than 20 children. President Buhari, in a message to President Mohammed Bazoum, the government and people of Nigeria’s northern neighbour, described the fire incident that led to the death of the mostly three […]

DNA TEST: Delta High Court Judge Discovers He’s Not Biological Father Of Three Kids

DNA TEST: Delta High Court Judge Discovers He’s Not Biological Father Of Three Kids

He said he was first informed of the paternity corruption by an unidentified source, saying the awful act of Celia provoked him to administer DNA tests on all his kids. A judge of the Delta State High Court, Anthony Okorodas, has called out after he allegedly found out that three children he had with his […]