Kidnappers abduct Borno APC Chairman’s son

AHMED MARI, MAIDUGURI Kidnappers have abducted,the son of the Borno state All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Ali Bukar Dslori, Master Kashim Ali Dalori at Maiduguri Capital School, in Maiduguri, the Borno state. Confirming, the incident, the father of the four-year old Kashim Dalori, the name sake of Governor Kashim Shettima, Alhaji Bukar Dalori said he…

‘Multiple deaths’ in Maryland shooting

There were “multiple fatalities” in a shooting at a pharmacy distribution centre in the US state of Maryland, local officials say. The shooting happened on Thursday morning in the Perryman area, Harford County, about 40km (25 miles) north-east of Baltimore. There were also “multiple wounded”, the officials say. A suspect was in custody “in critical…

2019: Buhari Names Amaechi as Secretary/DG of Campaign Organisation

SUNDAY ODE, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday named the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi as the Secretary/Director General of his campaign organisation for the 2019 presidential election. Amaechi who was former governor of Rivers State was also DG of Buhari’s campaign in 2015.Amaechi’s appointment as the new DG of the campaign organisation was announced in…

CBN commits to encouraging foreign investors

…Says sanction on banks not punitive COMFORT EKELEME Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has explained that the recent sanctions imposed on four Money Deposit Banks were in no way meant to deter foreign investors. CBN said that it will continue to encourage the inflow of foreign investments into the country by ensuring that the repatriation…

Biafra: What we’ll do to Orji Kalu – IPOB

The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Thursday revealed its plan to drag the former Governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu, to court. The IPOB said it was taking the action over Kalu’s comment on the whereabouts of their leader, Nnamdi Kanu.The lawyer to IPOB, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, told newsmen that Kalu’s statement was a “script…