Coup Trial – IPOB Raises Alarm Over Non-Service of Its Members With Amended Charge

[Vanguard] Enugu -The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has raised the alarm over alleged failure of the Federal Government to serve its members charged to court along with its leader, Nnamdi Kanu with the amended charge as ordered by the trial judge….

[Vanguard] Enugu -The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has raised the alarm over alleged failure of the Federal Government to serve its members charged to court along with its leader, Nnamdi Kanu with the amended charge as ordered by the trial judge. Those being tried include Benjamin Madubugwu, David Nwawusi, Bright Chimezie Ishinwa and Chidiebere Onwudiwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Herdsmen Killings – Ortom Asks for Full Military Operation in Benue

[Vanguard] Makurdi -Bothered by poor performance of Exercise Ayem A’ Kpatuma or Cat Race, a military spike exercise to check incursions of herdsmen in Benue State, Governor Samuel Ortom has appealed to the Federal Government to upgrade the exercise to …

[Vanguard] Makurdi -Bothered by poor performance of Exercise Ayem A' Kpatuma or Cat Race, a military spike exercise to check incursions of herdsmen in Benue State, Governor Samuel Ortom has appealed to the Federal Government to upgrade the exercise to a full military operation to effectively check the ongoing killings in the state's rural communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Suspected Thugs, Kidnappers, Robbers Finger Dino Melaye As Arms Supplier

[Vanguard] Lokoja -The Nigeria Police, yesterday, paraded two suspected political thugs with two AK-47 and five pump action guns allegedly working for the lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district, Senator Dino Melaye.

[Vanguard] Lokoja -The Nigeria Police, yesterday, paraded two suspected political thugs with two AK-47 and five pump action guns allegedly working for the lawmaker representing Kogi West senatorial district, Senator Dino Melaye.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

PDP, APC Trade Words Over Edo Foreign Debt Burden

[Vanguard] Benin -EDO State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its All Progressives Congress, APC, counterpart are in war of words over the state’s foreign debt profile.

[Vanguard] Benin -EDO State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and its All Progressives Congress, APC, counterpart are in war of words over the state's foreign debt profile.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Bastos and Djalma Among Summoned Players

[ANGOP] Luanda -Defender Bastos of Roma-based Lazio and striker Djalma Campos of Paok Football Clube of Greece have been summoned for National soccer team, ahead of four nations tournament, on 22 -25 March in Zambia.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Defender Bastos of Roma-based Lazio and striker Djalma Campos of Paok Football Clube of Greece have been summoned for National soccer team, ahead of four nations tournament, on 22 -25 March in Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Jonathan Shared N150bn 2 Weeks Before 2015 Elections – Osinbajo

[Vanguard] Abuja -Vice President, Prof, Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday, that whereas ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration spent only N153 billion on infrastructure in the three years preceding 2014, N150 billion was shared in just two weeks …

[Vanguard] Abuja -Vice President, Prof, Yemi Osinbajo, said, yesterday, that whereas ex-President Goodluck Jonathan's administration spent only N153 billion on infrastructure in the three years preceding 2014, N150 billion was shared in just two weeks before 2015 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nine States Vote for Local Govt Autonomy, Three Against (Full List) – Official

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has revealed that nine states have voted in favour of local government autonomy. The union also said three have so far voted against.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has revealed that nine states have voted in favour of local government autonomy. The union also said three have so far voted against.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lesotho Premier Pays Homage to Angola’s First President

[ANGOP] Luanda -Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane on Monday paid tribute to the first President of Angola, António Agostinho Neto, by placing a wreath at the Memorial containing his remains.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane on Monday paid tribute to the first President of Angola, António Agostinho Neto, by placing a wreath at the Memorial containing his remains.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Kalonzo, Mudavadi and Wetang’ula Vow to Stick Together

[Nation] Three principals of the National Super Alliance (Nasa) have vowed to stay put in the opposition amid suspicions threatening to tear the movement apart in the wake of its leader Raila Odinga and President Uhuru Kenyatta agreeing to work together.

[Nation] Three principals of the National Super Alliance (Nasa) have vowed to stay put in the opposition amid suspicions threatening to tear the movement apart in the wake of its leader Raila Odinga and President Uhuru Kenyatta agreeing to work together.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya