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South East Governor’s Throw Their Weight Behind Embattled Air Peace Boss, Allen Onyema

Allen Onyema, the Air Peace Chairman, who is currently battling an alleged money laundering issue with the US Department of Justice, may be getting some respite. This is because, the South East Governors Forum has pledged their support for him. In a statement, which was signed by Governors Ifeanyi Uguwanyi (Enugu), Willie Obiano (Anambra), Dave Umahi (Ebonyi), Emeka Ihedioha (Imo)

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IPOB LAWYERS HOUSE INVADED AND SET ON FIRE

Should this be happening in 21 century Nigeria? Reports reaching wakeupafrica360.com from our sources in Nigeria which was being as it was unfolding in the southeast of the country. a town called Oraifite in Ekwusigo LGA in Anambra state of Nigeria. Between the Nigerian law enforcement joint action. In the resident of a well-known barrister and the lawyer for the

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Police VS IPOB; “We Will Arrest Kanu If He Comes Home” Police. “You Can’t Stop Our Leader From Coming Home” IPOB

Nnamdi Kanu’s mother died few months ago and there has been some controversies surrounding the burial of his mother. There have been speculations as to whether the proponent and acclaimed leader of the IPOB, would come back to Nigeria for the burial or not. The burial is slated for December 2019, in Umuahia, and the Commissioner of Police in Abia

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Hate speech in Nigeria: The crime within?

From the onset, wars and other conflict have been caused by hate speech which can be seen as a radical statement centered against a person or a group of persons which can lead to tension and conflict. The major wars in history from the three Punic wars which the Roman Empire won, wars by the Athens Empire, Sparta, Persia, Wars

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Zamfara State House Of Assembly Abolishes Pension For Ex-Governors, Deputies, Speakers’ & Deputies

Activists, economists and even the Nigerian citizens have often argued that the cost of governance in the country was too high. The staggering amounts of money which is budgeted annually as recurrent expenditure is mind blowing and often raises controversies each time a new budget is presented to the NASS. It appears that things may change in the near future,

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Air Peace Boss Denies Alleged US $20M Fraud & Money Laundering Charges, Vows To Prove His Innocence….

Until Friday 22nd November 2019, he was the darling of the Nigerian people, especially for his philanthropic effort of bringing back stranded Nigerians in South Africa for free, through his airline Air Peace. But last Friday, the United States Department of Justice, announced that Allen Onyema, Chief Executive Officer of Air Peace, had been indicted for money laundering. They claimed

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Top 10 Richest States in Nigeria

With a population of over 180 million people, Nigeria is considered the largest country in Africa which through administrative division is made up of 36 states and the federal capital territory.  Each state partake in both the political, economic including legal decisions in the country and therefore contributes its quota when necessary. Below are the top 10 richest states in

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Hate Speech Bill; UK, UN Condemn Death Penalty For Hate Speech Proposed By Nigerian Senate

The Hate Speech Bill which is currently being deliberated in the Nigerian Senate has raised so many controversies in Nigeria and around the world. The British Government has added its voice to the issue by saying it supports the right of individuals to express opinions and peacefully challenge authority as an essential part of a free and open society. The

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