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Today's Headlines: Police Threatens To Deal With Igboho Over Rally, Mbaka Speaks About Christianity

Police threaten to deal with Igboho, And supporters who participate in Lagos rally

Yoruba sovereign nation agitators have been warned by the police in Lagos not to hold any rally under any guise in any part of Lagos and have been advised not to come to the state.

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, issued the stern warning to Sunday Igboho andProfessor Banji Akintoye at a news conference in Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos on Thursday.

Igboho has been leading agitations for the realisation of Yoruba, alongside a group headed by foremost historian Mr Akintoye.

Mbaka Speaks About Christianity

Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, the Spiritual Director of the Adoration Ministry Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), has declared that Nigerian Christianity has been hijacked by corrupt politicians.

The controversial Catholic priest while speaking on the state of the nation in a sermon, slammed pastors and priest for keeping mum when Nigerians are dying of hunger and other challenges bedeviling them.

The popular gospel preacher and recently one of the critics of President Muhammadu Buhari, accused some men of God of extorting money from jobless church members.

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Ikeotuonye emerges Anambra AA gov candidate

Mr. John Ikeotuonye has emerged as the Action Alliance candidate for the November 6 Anambra governorship election.

Mr. James Vernimbe, the National Secretary of AA and Chairman of the selection committee in Anambra, said this on Thursday in a statement issued immediately after the party’s governorship primaries held in Awka, the state capital.

Vernimbe said that Ikeotuonye emerged the winner with a total vote of 75 against his five other opponents.

How to resurrect buried prosperity through sustainable mining ― Osinbajo

By effectively harnessing and maximising its plethora of wealth buried in the ground in various parts of the country through sustainable mining, Nigeria will not only become less dependent on crude oil as a major revenue earner but millions of job opportunities will also be created for Nigerians, among other benefits to the economy, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo.

Professor Osinbajo stated this on Thursday at the maiden edition of the (virtual) Strategic Engagement on Sustainable Mining Titled: Resurrecting Our Buried Prosperity in Abuja.

Gani Adams talks tough, says attack on Sunday Igboho’s house claims 10 lives

The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Chief Gani Adams, has urged Federal Government to investigate the circumstances surrounding alleged attack on the Ibadan residence of a Yoruba activist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo (a,k.a Igboho} on Thursday.

Adams, in a statement on Thursday by his Media Aide, Kehinde Aderemi, described the attack as ugly and unfortunate, urging the government to bring perpetrators to book.

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Akintoye Ejike Mbaka Igboho Lagos State Yoruba


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