Monday, March 1

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Sunday Igboho Finally Apologize to  Ooni of Ife
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Sunday Igboho Finally Apologize to Ooni of Ife

Popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho, has apologized to the Ooni of Ife, Oba Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi over unsavory comments made about him. Igboho had earlier stated that the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, disappointed the Yoruba people when he visited the President Muhammadu Buhari and refused to discuss with him issues bothering on killer Fulani Herdsmen ravaging the south west. The activist stated this on Wednesday morning at a virtual Townhall With Yoruba In Diaspora, The Punch reports. Igboho said, “The monarchs are now afraid but we must keep praying for them to be united with one voice. They should not be afraid of arrest at their age. Some of them don’t even grant audience at their palaces any longer. So, everything is now in Go...
Trump Indirectly Concedes Defeat, Ask Officials To Cooperate With Biden’s Team
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Trump Indirectly Concedes Defeat, Ask Officials To Cooperate With Biden’s Team

I want to thank Emily Murphy at GSA for her steadfast dedication and loyalty to our Country. She has been harassed, threatened, and abused – and I do not want to see this happen to her, her family, or employees of GSA. Our case STRONGLY continues, we will keep up the good fight, and I believe we will prevail! Nevertheless, in the best interest of our Country, I am recommending that Emily and her team do what needs to be done with regard to initial protocols, and have told my team to do the same.
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ISWAP Attacks Chibok Village, Abducts Head of Civilian Joint Task Force

Suspected members of  the Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP), in the early hours of today February 26th, attacked Bambula community in Chibok local government area of Borno state, abducting many persons including Mohammed Abba, the head of the civilian joint task force (JTF) in the commmunity. According to residents, the insurgents stormed their community around 4am while of they were still asleep. “The sporadic gunshots woke us, and everybody started running to safety. The insurgents came in through Ajigum Talala, a part of the forest where ISWAP has a strong unit. They headed straight to Abba and took him. They have been warning him before but Abba refused to cooperate with them. They abducted many others who couldn’t run. They also burnt down some properties incl...
Nigeria Says to ‘Work with US’ On Visa Curbs
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Nigeria Says to ‘Work with US’ On Visa Curbs

Nigeria said on Saturday it would cooperate with Washington on visa restrictions slapped by the United States on its citizens and those from five other countries. US President Donald Trump on Friday imposed immigration restrictions on citizens of Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation, as well as Myanmar, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Sudan and Tanzania. “Nigeria remains committed to maintaining productive relations with the United States and its international allies, especially on matters of global security,” presidential spokesman Femi Adesina said. “Accordingly, President Muhammadu Buhari has established a committee, to be chaired by the Honourable Minister of Interior, to study and address the updated US requirements,” he said. “The committee will work with the US government, INTE...
Inside paedophila ring in The Gambia where white men are buying African children and toddlers to rape
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Inside paedophila ring in The Gambia where white men are buying African children and toddlers to rape

Gambian children are being sold to British paedophiles for as little as £2-a-time by their desperate parents, a reporter has uncovered. Sun Online UK reveals that huge numbers of predators are taking advantage of lax laws in The Gambia to embark on sick child abuse holidays where they openly target little boys and girls. Sun Online saw first hand how poor Gambian children can be vulnerable to British paedos. A visit to the beach resorts that dot Kololi on the country’s picturesque Atlantic coastline showed a number of middle-aged Caucasian men with little African children.   Sun's undercover journalist was constantly shocked by the number of unaccompanied African minors he saw being cared for by middle-aged, Western men who did not appear to be their biological fat...
Again, Saraki Speaks On APC’s Victory Over PDP, Blows Hot Ahead of March 9
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Again, Saraki Speaks On APC’s Victory Over PDP, Blows Hot Ahead of March 9

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Saturday urged his supporters not to be discouraged by the outcome of the presidential and National Assembly elections in Kwara State. He told them to troop out en masse to vote for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship and house of assembly candidates come March 9 elections. Saraki, while addressing a crowd of supporters at the Ilorin International Airport, expressed confidence that the PDP has the number to emerge victorious in the remaining elections. At another gathering at his Iloffa GRA residence in Ilorin, the Senate President urged his people to close ranks and work in unison for the PDP in the governorship and house of assembly elections. Appealing to his supporters and other aggrieved st...
Fire: Wike Meets Traders At Burnt Fruit And Vegetable Market
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Fire: Wike Meets Traders At Burnt Fruit And Vegetable Market

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike on Friday morning met with traders at the burnt Fruit and Vegetable Market where he directed the Special Adviser on Special Projects to immediately re-design the market and commence reconstruction processes. z The governor on Thursday night conducted an on-the-spot assessment of the market after the fire incident was reported to him. “Let me assure you that I have directed Special Adviser on Special Projects so that we can rebuild the market immediately “, he said. He reassured the traders that his administration will offer them assistance to get their lives back on track.   Governor Wike directed the Mayor of Port Harcourt City Local Government Area and the councillor of the area where the market is located to work with the trad...
Osun Guber Poll : Police Deploy Adequate Personnel
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Osun Guber Poll : Police Deploy Adequate Personnel

The Nigeria Police Force said it has deployed adequate personnel for the Osun governorship election scheduled for Sept. 22. A statement by the force spokesman, acting DCP Jimoh Moshood on Sunday in Abuja, said that the Inspector-General of Police has directed a robust and elaborate security arrangement be implemented in Osun. He said that the DIG in charge of operations, who has been deployed and would be assisted by eight Commissioners of police and other senior Officers. Moshood said the eight police area commands in Osun would be manned by a commissioner of Police. Police He said that two police Patrol Surveillance Helicopters, 30 Armoured Personnel Carriers, 10 Armoured Personnel Vehicles and 300 Police patrol vehicles are already deployed to cover the entire State includi...
Dickson to Buhari: End Senseless Killing Now To Save Nigeria From Collapse
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Dickson to Buhari: End Senseless Killing Now To Save Nigeria From Collapse

The Governor of Bayelsa State, Henry Seriake Dickson has described the current spate of violence and senseless killings, particularly in the Northern part of the country as the biggest threat to the nation’s cooperate existence, since after the civil war. He faulted the nation’s lopsided federal structure, over centralisation and politicisation of law and order as threats to contemporary governance in Nigeria. A statement issued by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Deacon Francis Ottah Agbo, said Dickson spoke on Friday in Abuja while delivering a lecture entitled: “Cultural Values, National Security and Challenges of Contemporary Governance: Perspective From Bayelsa State Experience”, organised by Institute of Security Studies (ISS). Dickson condemned the recent killings...