Monthly Archives: February 2021

KAGARA SCHOOL ABDUCTION: SERAP, PDP FAULT FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

Kolawole Oluwadare, The Deputy Director of Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has ridiculed the Federal Government for failing to provide adequate security for its citizenry following the recent kidnap of about 42 students and staff of Government Science Secondary School, Kagara, Niger State. He also warned that the Federal Government would be held accountable if the students and their

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Mike Sonko A No-Show In Court ‘Over Bipolar Disorder, Excessive Weight

Special Prosecutor Taib Ali Taib on Wednesday told a court to issue a warrant of arrest against former Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko in the Sh10 million Webtribe bribery case. Sonko had been ordered to appear in court by Magistrate Douglas Ogoti but failed to. Taib said Sonko has been using his sickness as an excuse not to appear in court.

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Buhari Reportedly Appoints Gambo Manzo, Abubakar Barde, Others Into Too DPR Positions

President Muhammadu Buhari has allegedly appointment more political aides and loyalists into top positions at the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) have revealed that Buhari reportedly appointed three serving aides and a political player in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to separate positions at the highly-courted oil and gas sector regulatory body. According to reports,GamboManzo, AbubakarBarde and AbbaDansarari who are currently serving as aides to

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Kagara School Abduction: Details Of Meeting Between Sheikh Gumi And Niger Governor Emerges

The Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello on Friday met with a prominent Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi to discuss how to secure the release of the kidnapped Kagara students and staff. Before meeting the Governor,  reports had it that Gumi had on Thursday visited the bandits in the Tagina forest of Niger State. Speaking shortly after meeting Gumi, the Niger State Governor debunked

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Supreme Court Rejects Mahama’s Review Application

Ghana’s Supreme Court has rejected a review application filed by John Mahama affirming the right of the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission to testify in the ongoing election petition case. Mr. Mahama’s legal team were seeking to get the court to overturn an earlier ruling o get Mrs Jean Mensa to mount the witness box. The Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin-Yeboah

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