Today's Headlines: Malami Speaks On Prosecuting Adeboye, Kumuyi, Gunmen Attack Polytechnic In Kaduna
Malami Speaks On Prosecuting Adeboye, Kumuyi, Others The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has dismissed reports that the Federal Government will be prosecuting Nigerians who use Twitter despite the ban on the operations of the platform in Nigeria. According to Vanguard, Malami said his office will not be prosecuting Nigerians who are making use of the microblogging site.
Oby Ezekwesili Shares List Of Names Of Some Nigerians Who May Be Arrested By Malami For Using Twitter.
The former Minister of Education, Dr Mrs Oby Ezekwesili has once again spoken. Oby Ezekwesili is one woman who always speaks out without any fear or favour. According to a recent tweet she made, She took out her time and listed the names of some prominent Nigerians who may be prosecuted by the Minister of Justice and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for using twitter, after a ban was placed on twitter across the country few days ago.
Todday's Headlines: "Why I'm Not Happy With Nigerians"-Nnamdi, Lai Mohammed reveals Twitter's plots against Nigeria
'Why I'm not happy with Nigerians'' - Nnamdi Kanu Photo credit: Naija News The leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, has expressed happiness with Nigerians. In an audio interview he granted on Thursday, the IPOB leader stated that the unity Nigerians displeasure in condemning President Muhammadu Buhari gives him joy.
It was recently reported that the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has dismissed reports that his office will prosecute Nigerians who still use Twitter despite the ban on their operations in Nigeria. He said his office would not go forward with prosecuting Nigerians living in or out of the country who are making use of Twitter but rather his office will go after any company that tries or offers to help Twitter bypass the suspension of it's operations in the country.
The Attorney General of the Federation and the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has said today that he is not against Nigerians who are still using Twitter despite the suspension of the platform by the federal government. According to Abubakar Malami, it is the fundamental right of every Nigerian to tweet from anywhere in the world and he did not order for their arrest.
Unknown Gunmen have attacked Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic in Kaduna State, report has it that some students and lecturers of the school were abducted. This photo is used for illustration purpose (source Google). The unknown gunmen invaded the school last night, and the number of students and lecturers kidnapped is yet unknown.
On Thursday, 10th of June, 2021 Punch Newspaper Reported that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the return of the open grazing practised during the 1st Republic where herdsmen used designated grazing routes to move their cattle to several parts of the country. President also added that he had asked the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, to begin the process of recovering land from persons who have converted cattle grazing routes for their personal use.
The former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, has blasted the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami for switching off his Twitter account after the Nigerian government suspends the operation of the platform in Nigeria. The suspension of the microblogging and social networking service was ordered by the federal government after a little misunderstanding with the platform.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has moved to clear the air on the rumour that has been making rounds for some days that the federal government will arrest any Nigerian that is still making use of Twitter. Recall it was reported that the Attorney General has ordered for an immediate arrest and prosecution of Nigerians who are still using Twitter after it was suspended in Nigeria.
Malami Speaks On Prosecuting Adeboye, Others The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has dismissed reports that the Federal Government will be prosecuting Nigerians who use Twitter despite the ban on the operations of the platform in Nigeria. The minister added that the government was not after any religious leader like the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Adeboye, and the Senior Pastor of Deeper Life Church, Pastor Kumuyi for tweeting
Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has made it clear that he doesn't have the authority to arrest Nigerians who are still using Twitter. This statement was released in the early hours of today through the National Media Press. Some days ago, the Attorney General went as far as calling out the names of the influential Nigerians he would arrest for using Twitter.
The United State of America has weighed into the ban of Twitter operation in Nigeria by the federal government. It should be recalled that just recently, the Minister of information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, announced that the government has indefinitely suspended the operation of Twitter in the country, citing that the platform is being used for activities that are threatening Nigeria's corporate existence.
Buhari: FG will reclaim grazing routes for herders President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the restoration of open grazing, which was popular under the First Republic when herders used established grazing routes to transport livestock around the country.In an exclusive interview with Arise TV that aired yesterday, the President stated this.
President Buhari Backs Open Grazing According to Naija News, President Buhari has given his support for a return of open grazing practised during the First Republic. The President stated this during an interview with Arise TV on Thursday morning. President Buhari gives his apptoval for open grazing practised during the first republic where herdsmen use designated grazing routes to move their cattle to different parts of the country.
Amid the recent interview that was held with the president of the country on Arise TV today concerning insecurity, open grazing, and other issues affecting the country and its economy, President Muhammadu Buhari has seriously deliberated on the issue of open grazing along with the ongoing farmer-herder clashes.
A Civil rights advocacy group known as Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has dragged President Muhammadu Buhari, for asking the AGF, Abubakar Malami, to commence the process of recovering land from people who have converted cattle grazing routes to their personal use. While speaking, the National Coordinator if the human rights group, Emmanuel Onwubiko made it known that such move will eventually lead to more killings and bloodshed across the country.
Abubakar Malami has reportedly said no Twitter user in Nigeria will be Prosecuted or arrested. This statement that was made by Abubakar Malami has been generating different reactions on the internet since today. Sahara reporters had earlier reported that Abubakar Malami Said the federal government would prosecute and arrest any Nigerian found using Twitter.
The President, Muhammadu Buhari has given approval to the return of open grazing practiced during the first republic where Herdsmen used designated grazing routes to move their cattles to different parts of the country. To this effect, President Muhammadu Buhari asked the Attorney general of the federation, Abubakar Malami, to begin the process of recovering lands from persons who have converted cattle grazer's land for their personal use.
Nigerians Can Tweet From Anywhere In The World, It Is Within Their Fundamental Human Rights - Malami
Abubakar Malami, the attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, has recently dismissed reports that his office will be prosecuting Nigerians who use Twitter despite it's ban in Nigeria. He stated that Nigerians living in or out of the country will not be prosecuted for using Twitter because it is within their fundamental right to tweet from anywhere in the world and because Nigeria is a Democratic nation, her citizens can't be stopped from exercising their rights of freedom of expression.
Buhari govt obeys rule of law -Malami Abubakar Malami, the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari's administration as a law-abiding administration, citing a specific incident to support his claim. The minister gave an illustration by recalling an event in May 2019 when the Supreme court, in a unanimous judgment, made a ruling against the All Progressive Congress (APC), who did not conduct valid primary elections to nominate candidates for any elective position in the state.