Why Nigerians Think I’m a Thief – Ex-VP

[Premium Times] In a bid to dispute the notion that he is corrupt held by some Nigerians, former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday said he had never stolen a ‘kobo’ of the nation’s resources while he held leadership positions.

[Premium Times] In a bid to dispute the notion that he is corrupt held by some Nigerians, former vice president, Atiku Abubakar, on Monday said he had never stolen a 'kobo' of the nation's resources while he held leadership positions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army ‘Places Biafra Leader Under House Arrest’ – Lawyer

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army has again laid siege to the residence of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in Abia State, his lawyer has claimed.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army has again laid siege to the residence of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, in Abia State, his lawyer has claimed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Judiciary Resisted Attempts to Stop Buhari’s Election in 2015

[Premium Times] Justice Ibrahim Auta, the outgoing Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, has said that the court resisted attempts to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from contesting the 2015 general elections.

[Premium Times] Justice Ibrahim Auta, the outgoing Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, has said that the court resisted attempts to prevent President Muhammadu Buhari from contesting the 2015 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Exploit Your Oil While Its Value Lasts, Osinbajo Tells Niger Delta Leaders

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, asked the people and investors in the Niger Delta region to make effective use of the proceeds from oil, saying the product may soon become unprofitable.

[Premium Times] Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday, asked the people and investors in the Niger Delta region to make effective use of the proceeds from oil, saying the product may soon become unprofitable.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

70-Year-Old Woman Beaten to Death for Alleged Witchcraft

[Premium Times] The Police in Bauchi have arrested four suspects for reportedly beating a 70-year-old woman to death for alleged witchcraft in Doka Village in Bauchi suburb.

[Premium Times] The Police in Bauchi have arrested four suspects for reportedly beating a 70-year-old woman to death for alleged witchcraft in Doka Village in Bauchi suburb.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nnamdi Kanu – Army Vows to Punish Soldiers Who Assaulted Journalists

[Premium Times] The soldiers who participated in the assault on journalists in Umuahia today, Tuesday, will face disciplinary actions for their “unfortunate” misconduct, the Nigerian Army has said.

[Premium Times] The soldiers who participated in the assault on journalists in Umuahia today, Tuesday, will face disciplinary actions for their "unfortunate" misconduct, the Nigerian Army has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ministry Director Commits Suicide

[Premium Times] A director in the Ministry of Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, Oludare Buraimoh, has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself in a circumstance which is yet unclear.

[Premium Times] A director in the Ministry of Youth and Social Development in Lagos State, Oludare Buraimoh, has reportedly committed suicide by hanging himself in a circumstance which is yet unclear.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling on ANC Provincial Leadership Shows Failure to Learn – Analyst

[News24Wire] ANC branches in KwaZulu-Natal are likely to continue with business as usual in spite of a damning judgment against their provincial leadership by the High Court in Pietermaritzburg.

[News24Wire] ANC branches in KwaZulu-Natal are likely to continue with business as usual in spite of a damning judgment against their provincial leadership by the High Court in Pietermaritzburg.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament Wants Answers on How Millions Were Paid to Student

[News24Wire] The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), Walter Sisulu University and Intellimali will appear before the parliamentary committee on higher education and training on Wednesday to explain how R14.1m was paid out to one of the unive…

[News24Wire] The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), Walter Sisulu University and Intellimali will appear before the parliamentary committee on higher education and training on Wednesday to explain how R14.1m was paid out to one of the university's students.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hefty Bail Terms for MP, Former Senator After Incitement Charges

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gatundu South legislator Moses Kuria and former Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama were Tuesday released on a Sh500,000 bond each with sureties of similar amount, after denying charges of incitement to violence.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gatundu South legislator Moses Kuria and former Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama were Tuesday released on a Sh500,000 bond each with sureties of similar amount, after denying charges of incitement to violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya