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Metele Attack: Military Yet To Receive $1bn Security Funds

The Nigerian Military has said that it is yet to receive the One billion dollars Security Funds approved by President Mohammadu Buhari. Recall that Buhari had in April approved the release of the said amount from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) to be disbursed to the Nigerian Army for purchase of equipment to fight the […]

Metele Attack: SERAP Calls On Buahri To Investigate Military Spending

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has advised President Mohammadu Buhari to urgently set up a Commission of inquiry to probe the spending of defence and military budgets between 1999 and 2018. SERAP gave the charge in an open letter to the President dated 23rd of November and signed by its Senior Legal Adviser, […]

Kabiru Bala Appointed As Nigeria High Commissioner to South Africa

President Mohammadu Buhari has appointed the Deputy High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, Kabiru Bala as Nigeria’s new High Commissioner to South Africa with concurrent accreditation to Swaziland and Lesotho. This was contained in a Statement issued by the Special Assistant on Media to Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ms Sarah Sanda. The statement also disclosed […]

EFCC Debunks Receiving N10M Donation From Kano State Gov’t

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has refuted the report that it had received the sum of 10 million naira donation from the Kano State Government as part of its contribution towards the upcoming national anti corruption marathon race. The refute is following a report by Dailytrust and some media houses that Kano State […]

2019 Election: PDP Calls For Debate, Chides Buhari Over Killings Of Soldiers

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged the incumbent and Presidential Candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Mr Mohammadu Buhari to a debate with focus on salvaging the moribund critical sectors of the country. The call was contained in press release made available to and signed by the PDP national publicity secretary, Mr […]

Femi Fani-Kayode: Confirmation of Rotimi Fashakin as a Medieval-Era Ignoramus By Jude Ndukwe

It was Reuben Abati who in a press statement of May 28, 2013, described Rotimi Fashakin, the National Publicity Secretary of an inconsequential, regional and eventually defunct political party, Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), as “a medieval-era ignoramus and brainless individual”. Abati did not stop there, irked by the propensity of attraction Fashakin has for […]