Resign now, your comment on Zabarmari massacre is insensitive, Onuesoke tells Garba Shehu

Garba Shehu …says APC has failed to secure lives, property of Nigerians By Festus Ahon FORMER Delta State Governorship aspirant, Chief Sunny Onuesoke, Monday berated the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu over his comments on the murder of 43 rice farmers in Zabarmari village, Borno State…

How charcoal seller smiles to the bank

Traders of charcoal like Madam Comfort Ogar are increasingly smiling to the bank as Nigerians have continued to patronise charcoal sellers as substitute for their daily domestic cooking, as the cost of kerosene and cooking gas continue to soar. Adeola Tukuru reports.  The demand of charcoal as a source of fuel has continued to rise over…

WHO warns that malaria fight has stalled

The World Health Organization has warned that progress in the fight against malaria appears to have stalled. In its annual report on the disease, the agency says the number of cases and deaths has remained largely unchanged in the past two years, in contrast to the dramatic falls seen since the turn of the century….

French police officers who beat black producer charged with willful violence – Reports

The Paris prosecutor’s office has charged police officers involved in assaulting a black musical producer in Paris earlier this month with intentional violence, according to a  Le Parisien newspaper report on Monday. The report said that the officers had been placed in custody. On Nov. 21, Michel Zecler, a black musical producer, was walking in…

French police officers who beat black producer charged with willful violence – Reports

The Paris prosecutor’s office has charged police officers involved in assaulting a black musical producer in Paris earlier this month with intentional violence, according to a  Le Parisien newspaper report on Monday. The report said that the officers had been placed in custody. On Nov. 21, Michel Zecler, a black musical producer, was walking in…

Alleged N1.7bn fraud: EFCC rearraigns CEO of First Nations Airways, Odukoya

  John Chikezie The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has re-arraigned Kayode Odukoya, CEO of First Nation Airways Limited, before an Ikeja Special Offences Court, Lagos over allegations of forged memorandum of loss of Lagos State certificate of occupancy and N1.7 billion fraud. Odukoya was docked along his companies, First Nation Airways Limited and…

Elusive truth: EndSARS, FGN & CNN

  Dakuku Peterside On the 18th of November 2020, Cable News Network (CNN) released a disturbing mini documentary on the now infamous #EndSARS incident at Lekki Toll Gate, Lagos on the late hours of the 20th of October, 2020. CNN stated that the report was an outcome of a meticulous investigation conducted by its journalists….