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Lawmaker blames customs over proliferation of small arms

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 19, 2020
Senator Adamu Aliero representing Kebbi Central Senatorial district, Wednesday blamed the Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, for the proliferation of small arms into the country. The lawmaker even accused the NCS of conniving with arms dealers to smuggle in small arms through the borders. In his words, “Men of the Nigerian Customs Service is conniving with […]

Calabar based Igbo businessman kidnapped in Cross River

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 19, 2020
An Igbo businessman, Chief Desmond Oko, 55 years, has been kidnapped in Calabar, the Cross River State capital. The victim was kidnapped on Tuesday by 10 pm when he was returning to his warehouse along Goldie Street, Calabar, Cross River State. The kidnap of Oko, DAILY POST gathered was the third in six days in […]

Gov. Ayade, Nigeria Navy, at loggerheads over land

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 19, 2020
A piece of land belonging to the Nigerian Navy and meant for the construction of a Navy Hotel has become a cause of friction between the Navy and Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State. The land which originally housed the Navy officers mess was being prepared for construction when the state government reportedly ordered […]