Suspects Plead Guilty to Importing 661 Rifles

[Premium Times] Two out of the five men being prosecuted by the Nigerian government for unlawful importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country have indicated their intention to enter into a plea bargain for a soft-landing.

[Premium Times] Two out of the five men being prosecuted by the Nigerian government for unlawful importation of 661 pump-action rifles into the country have indicated their intention to enter into a plea bargain for a soft-landing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Much of a Terrorist Group Is Biafra?

[This Day] Terror is defined as “extreme fear, dread, horror”. The Oxford Living Dictionary defines Terrorism as “the unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in pursuit of political aims”. It has also been defined as “t…

[This Day] Terror is defined as "extreme fear, dread, horror". The Oxford Living Dictionary defines Terrorism as "the unlawful use of violence and intimidation, especially against civilians, in pursuit of political aims". It has also been defined as "the use of violence, especially murder and bombing, in order to achieve political aims or to force a government to do something".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Power – Nigeria to Normalise Supply Deal With Niger, Benin Republic

[This Day] Abuja -Nigeria will transfer its current bilateral power supply deal with the Communauté Électrique du Bénin (CEB), and Société Nigerienne d’Electricité (NIGELEC), to the Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Plc to regularise the power purchase agreements (PPAs), the permanent secretary in the ministry of power, Mr. Louis Edozien, has disclosed.

[This Day] Abuja -Nigeria will transfer its current bilateral power supply deal with the Communauté Électrique du Bénin (CEB), and Société Nigerienne d'Electricité (NIGELEC), to the Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Plc to regularise the power purchase agreements (PPAs), the permanent secretary in the ministry of power, Mr. Louis Edozien, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cardinal Criticises Govt for Labelling Biafra Group a Terrorist Organisation

[Premium Times] A Catholic cardinal, John Onaiyekan, has criticised the federal government’s declaration of the separatist group, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation.

[Premium Times] A Catholic cardinal, John Onaiyekan, has criticised the federal government's declaration of the separatist group, IPOB, as a terrorist organisation.

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Ruling Party Attacks Buhari’s Adviser, Calls Him ‘Rogue Elephant’

[Premium Times] The national leadership of the governing All Progressives Congress has issued the statement below, launching a blistering attack on the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN).

[Premium Times] The national leadership of the governing All Progressives Congress has issued the statement below, launching a blistering attack on the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay (SAN).

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P-Square Finally Falls Apart As Peter Claims Threat to Life

[Premium Times] Peter Okoye, one of the twin singing sensation, P-Square, has reportedly sent a termination letter to their lawyer, Festus Keyamo, demanding a termination of the partnership agreement between the duo.

[Premium Times] Peter Okoye, one of the twin singing sensation, P-Square, has reportedly sent a termination letter to their lawyer, Festus Keyamo, demanding a termination of the partnership agreement between the duo.

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