Ogoni Cleanup – We’re Disappointed, Nothing’s Happening – Ken Saro-Wiwa Associates

[Vanguard] The cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers State has been a matter of deep concern to people who know the enormity of the devastation wrought on the environment at Khana, Gokana, Tai and Eleme Local Government Areas of the state.

[Vanguard] The cleanup of Ogoniland in Rivers State has been a matter of deep concern to people who know the enormity of the devastation wrought on the environment at Khana, Gokana, Tai and Eleme Local Government Areas of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DSS Arrests Terwase’s Accomplices, Others for Kidnapping, Terrorism

[Leadership] Abuja -The Department of State Services said it has arrested accomplices of the notorious kidnap kingpin, Terwase Akwaza (aka Ghana),the trio of Dondo Orsaa, Terhile Mbaloha and Teryima Ihiambme (aka Clark) on June 9, 2017 at various locat…

[Leadership] Abuja -The Department of State Services said it has arrested accomplices of the notorious kidnap kingpin, Terwase Akwaza (aka Ghana),the trio of Dondo Orsaa, Terhile Mbaloha and Teryima Ihiambme (aka Clark) on June 9, 2017 at various locations within Katsina-Ala LGA, Benue State for their sustenance of kidnap operations across Benue and Taraba states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rohr – Expect Better Eagles Against Cameroon

[Vanguard] After a humbling experience against the Bafana Bafana in Uyo last Saturday, head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has promised that the team will recover from their 2-0 home loss to South Africa and put up a better show against Cameroo…

[Vanguard] After a humbling experience against the Bafana Bafana in Uyo last Saturday, head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has promised that the team will recover from their 2-0 home loss to South Africa and put up a better show against Cameroon in a 2018 World Cup qualifier.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

The Sun Sues EFCC Over Invasion of Premises

[Vanguard] The Sun Publishing Limited has prayed the Abuja division of the Court of Appeal to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, or its agents from sealing off its premises pending the hearing and determination of its appeal b…

[Vanguard] The Sun Publishing Limited has prayed the Abuja division of the Court of Appeal to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, or its agents from sealing off its premises pending the hearing and determination of its appeal before the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Am Confident 2017 Budget Will Deliver Positive Economic Growth – Osinbajo

[Vanguard] Barely a few hours after receiving the nod from President Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, signed the 2017Appropriation Bill into law.

[Vanguard] Barely a few hours after receiving the nod from President Muhammadu Buhari, Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, signed the 2017Appropriation Bill into law.

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NJC Lied, Muddled Up Law to Save Justice Ademola – Presidency

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Presidency, yesterday, continued its verbal attacks on the Judiciary, saying the National Judicial Council, NJC, lied and muddled up the law in its bid to shield Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court from prosecution.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Presidency, yesterday, continued its verbal attacks on the Judiciary, saying the National Judicial Council, NJC, lied and muddled up the law in its bid to shield Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court from prosecution.

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Worry, As Evans Names Bigwigs in Kidnap Ring

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely 48 hours after the arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudi Onuamadike a.k.a Evans, in his palatial mansion in Lagos, police sources, yesterday, disclosed that the dreaded leader of the gang has started singing like a canar…

[Vanguard] Lagos -Barely 48 hours after the arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudi Onuamadike a.k.a Evans, in his palatial mansion in Lagos, police sources, yesterday, disclosed that the dreaded leader of the gang has started singing like a canary, naming high-profile accomplices.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Kill Boko Haram Leader, Rescue Nine Children

[Guardian] Troops of the 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army yesterday killed the leader of Boko Haram, Abu Nazir, at Jarawa village in Borno State. The soldiers of Operation Lafiya Dole, supported by some members of the Civilian JTF, also res…

[Guardian] Troops of the 3 Battalion, 22 Brigade of the Nigerian Army yesterday killed the leader of Boko Haram, Abu Nazir, at Jarawa village in Borno State. The soldiers of Operation Lafiya Dole, supported by some members of the Civilian JTF, also rescued nine abducted children who were undergoing training at a camp near the village.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Feared Killed At Melaye’s Anti-Govt Rally

[Guardian] Lokoja -Two persons were feared killed and several others injured yesterday by unknown gunmen during a rally organised by Senator Dino Melaye in Lokoja asking the state government to offset the backlog of salaries owed workers and reopen ter…

[Guardian] Lokoja -Two persons were feared killed and several others injured yesterday by unknown gunmen during a rally organised by Senator Dino Melaye in Lokoja asking the state government to offset the backlog of salaries owed workers and reopen tertiary institutions in Kogi State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria