Kogi Bank Robbery: Natasha Writes Buhari, Traces Insecurity to Arms Distribution by Kogi Government

188 ViewsThe Kogi SDP Gubernatorial Candidate, Barr. Natasha Hadiza Akpoti has called the attention of President Muhammadu Buhari to the rising insecurity challenge in Kogi State aftermath of November 16 Gubernatorial Election, which she alleged not disconnected to the arms and ammunition distributed to thugs by Kogi State Government in preparation to the elections. Natasha made this known while consoling the families of the deceased in the Thursday June 4, 2020 Insanlu Bank and Police Station concurrent attacks by unknown armed gang. In her condolence message, Akpoti said; I dedicate…

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“We Are Not Creating Any Country From Nigeria and Cameron” UN Office denies knowledge of Uno State of Cameroon

77 ViewsThe Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the United Nations Office in Nigeria have denied knowledge of the carving out of a country from Nigeria and Cameroon. The new country whose name is Uno State of Cameroon was billed for proclamation by the United Nations on July 10, 2020. In the map of the new country, Nigeria will lose 24 local councils which were said to be captured in the green tree agreement, signed by former President Olusegun Obasanjo for Nigeria and Paul Biya for Cameroun in 2006. Though…

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Senator Dino Melaye Commiserates With Isanlu Town Over Robbery Incident

161 Views    * Says loss of precious lives sad, unfortunate * Seeks improved security in Kogi State Senator Dino Melaye has commiserated with the traditional leadership, people and residents of Isanlu town in Yagba East local government area of Kogi State over today’s attacks on the town’s police station and a bank by armed robbers, which claimed precious lives. Melaye, who says he is saddened by the incident, described the robbery attack and loss of lives as sad and unfortunate. He, therefore, stressed the need for the people and residents…

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BREAKING! OTTI ALEX DUMPS APGA FOR APC

95 ViewsAll Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) Abia State governorship candidate in the 2015 and 2019 elections, Dr. Alex Otti has dumped the party he financed in the past five years for the All Progressives Congress (APC).Otti’s political associate, Chief David Ogba (Bourdex) who contested the Abia North senatorial zone seat in 2015 and 2019 on the platform of APGA, had already joined APC, while another of his political associates, Chief Chris Nkwonta, who vied for the Abia South senatorial district seat on the platform of APGA in the last election,…

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Zamfara Sacks LG Chairmen, Appoints Sole Administrators

79 ViewsThe House of Assembly on Thursday dissolved local government councils in the state over financial recklessness. Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has sacked the chairmen of the 14 Local Government Areas in the state and re-appointed eight of them as sole administrators, The PUNCH reports. The House of Assembly on Thursday dissolved local government councils in the state over financial recklessness and improper record-keeping by the council members. The immediate LG chairmen, who were sacked and reappointed as sole administrators, were Ahmed Balarabe, Muhammad Umar, and Nasiru Masama.…

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Edo 2020: APC Direct Primary Election is a Constitutional Obligation that Override any Local Orders, APC Replies Obaseki

265 Views  The NWC has declared that the Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki cannot hide under the guise of COVID-19 restriction of gatherings to not more than 20 persons to stop its direct primary. It said the primary election is a constitutional obligation that is time bound and its conduct must override any local orders made by the state’s chief executive. “The issue of the primary is a constitutional one. So, if we are implementing the Constitution as INEC has directed, there cannot be any order that can supersede…

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Ensure perpetrators of this nefarious and heinous crime are arrested Rep Teejay Yusuf tasks Kogi state government.

76 ViewsWith a heavy heart and deep concerns, I wish to use this medium, on behalf of the people of Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu Federal Constituency, to commiserate with the people of Isanlu community, in particular, and the entire Yagba East LGA over the unfortunate and dastardly armed robbery incident which led to the painful death of a number of innocent people, as well as men of the Nigerian Police Force. Indeed, the sad and shocking incident which occurred on Thursday, June 4th, 2020, will go down in history as a Black Day…

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UN to Announce New State Carved out of Nigeria, Cameroon July 10

797 ViewsThe United Nations has completed plans to carve out a new territory from Nigeria and Republic of Cameroon by July 10. The creation of the new territory to be known as United Nations Organisation(UNO) State of Cameroon may see Nigeria losing 24 local councils, by way of ceding, to the new country. Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo and President Paul Biya of Cameroon, on the invitation of the then UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, had in March 2003 signed documents to cede their disputed territories (Northern and Southern Cameroons)…

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Photos: Buhari steps out for Juma’at service

118 ViewsPresident Muhammadu Buhari stepped out today for the Juma’at service. It was his first time since end March when COVID-19 restrictions were imposed. He was joined at the State House mosque by some of his aides. In the photos posted by photographer Sunday Aghaeze, the people at the mosque were scanty. It was certainly not the usual Juma’at service. Not the usual congregation expected at a Juma’at. President Muhammadu Buhari stepped out today for the Juma’at service. It was his first time since end March when COVID-19 restrictions were…

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