Less than 100, 000 Nigerians bothered about Sowore’s plight ~ Presidency

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 9, 2019
Less than 100, 000 Nigerians are actually complaining about the re-arrest and continued detention of the duo of Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare, the special adviser to the Nigerian president on media said on Monday. Sowore, who is the convener of the #RevolutionNow protest and Bakare, are standing trial for treasonable felony charges at the […]

Civil societies demand release of Sowore, give FG 14-day ultimatum

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 9, 2019
Following the detention of Omoyele Sowore and other activists, a coalition of over 200 civil rights organizations have given President Muhammadu Buhari a 14-day ultimatum to show commitment to the rule of law or face mass action and civil disobedience. According to organizations on Monday, mass action was inevitable if the government failed to accede […]

Surprisingly! Ganduje appoints emir Sanusi chairman Kano emirate council

by Ikokwu Ikembaon December 9, 2019
Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state has laid to rest speculations that he will strip Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi of his position under the new Emirate rules as he appoints the Emir as Chairman State Emirate Council. Ganduje said he made the appointment from the powers invested on him by Sections 4 (2) […]