FG Condemns Deportation Of 723 Nigerians From Ghana

The Federal Government has condemned the deportation of 723 Nigerians from Ghana on allegations of cybercrime, prostitution and illegal stay. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement by its Spokesperson, Mr George Edokpa on Friday in Abuja, expressed concern over the development. The ministry stated that the Federal Government also frowned at the reports…

10 Fake Police Officers, 15 Others On Illegal Duties Arrested In Kogi

No fewer than 10 fake Police officers and 15 others on illegal duties loaded in an 18-seater bus were on Friday arrested in Lokoja by the Kogi State Police Command. This is coming 24 hours after security operatives under Operation Total Freedom reportedly arrested four illegally armed Naval officers deployed to disrupt tomorrow’s polls in…

NSCDC Deploys 2,500 Personnel For Election In Osun

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSDC) in Osun State on Friday disclosed that two thousand five hundred officers have been deployed for the Presidential and National Assembly elections slated for tomorrow (Saturday). NDSC in a release issued by its Public Relations Officer, Babawale Afolabi stated that the Commandant, Mr Ebenezer Aboluwoye has vowed…

FIFA Ban Chelsea From Signing Players

English Premier League side Chelsea has been banned by world governing body FIFA from signing players for the next two transfer windows. The sanction comes after the club was found to have breached FIFA regulations on the international transfer and registration of players under the age of 18. The punishment applies to the registration of…

Ekiti APC Chieftain Escapes Death, As Attackers Chop Off Husband’s Fingers

A chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State, Mrs Funke Owoseeni, on Thursday escaped death after she was attacked by some gunmen who chopped off her husband’s fingers. Owoseeni who alleged assassination attempt on her life said the assailants stormed her house located at Ijesa Isu in Ikole Local Government area of the…

IPC Cautions Journalists On Safety During Elections

The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos- Nigeria has tasked journalists and other relevant stakeholders on safety consciousness in the performance of key institutional roles as the re-schedule presidential and national Assembly elections holds on Saturday.   IPC Director, Mr. Lanre Arogundade sounded this caution in the light of the emerging accusations and counter accusations by…

Opposition Parties Move To Wrest Power From APC In Oyo

Opposition political parties in Oyo State yesterday took a step to wrest power from the ruling All Progressives Congress APC at the March 12 governorship election.   The governorship candidates of major opposition parties in the state met at the Ibadan residence of the Action Democratic Party(ADP) governorship candidate and former governor of the state,…

Kaduna CP Refutes Faulting Governor El Rufai On Kajuru Killings

The Kaduna State Police Command has refuted a story published on the Vanguard, the Sun and other print media in respect to the media chat granted to journalists by the Commissioner of Police Ahmad Abdurrahman on the recent Kajuru Crisis yesterday.   CP Abdurrahman said the publication titled “POLICE COMMISSIONER FAULTS EL-RUFAI” in the papers…