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MILITARY

The First Man Who Imported Bulletproof Car Into Nigeria

Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola, a Yoruba politician, is noted as the first Nigerian to import a bullet-proof car into the country. The car, a Mercedes Benz, was bought for 8,000 pounds and imported into Nigeria in 1964. Two years after he acquired the armoured car, he was assassinated.

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The First Man Who Imported Bulletproof Car Into Nigeria

CULTURE

Lovely Photos Of 8 Nigerian Living Legends Who Are Over 90 Years Old, Checkout Their Age

We have several Prominent Nigerians who have contributed to the Fame of the Country, some of these Celebrities are aging but they are still very strong and healthy. In this article, we will be checking out the photos of 8 Nigerian Living Legends that are Over 90 years old.

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Lovely Photos Of 8 Nigerian Living Legends Who Are Over 90 Years Old, Checkout Their Age

CULTURE

6 Nigerian Legends Who Are Over 90-Years-Old And Still Doing Fine (Photos)

There are Nigerian men and women out there who are legends in their areas of speciality. These legends are very well celebrated for their great input into their various area of speciality that have made Nigeria a better place and recognized as the Giants of Africa. Though these men may not trend like before, but they really were the topic of discussion during their time.

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6 Nigerian Legends Who Are Over 90-Years-Old And Still Doing Fine (Photos)

POLITICS

The causes of the disagreement between Awolowo and Akintola

Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola and Chief Obafemi Awolowo were the leading figures of politics during the days of regional government in Nigeria. Chief Akintola and Chief Obafemi were close partners until the Action group crisis broke out in 1962 as a result of the serious conflicts within the party led by both Akintola and Awolowo.

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The causes of the disagreement between Awolowo and Akintola

POLITICS

3 Politicians Who Moved The Motion For ‘Nigerian Independence’

The battle for Nigerian Independence in the 1950s wasn't an easy task as many view it. It took three prominent Nigerians on different timelines before their wish for self-government was successfully granted. Check them out below: 1. Chief Anthony Enahoro: Anthony Enahoro is the first Nigerian who moved the motion for self-government for the people of Nigerian in 1953.

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3 Politicians Who Moved The Motion For ‘Nigerian Independence’

POLITICS

How riot broke out in Kano in 1953 after Akintola visited Northern Nigeria

In March 1953, a member of Action Group in the House of Representatives, Chief Anthony Enahoro, moved a motion, requesting that Nigeria should be granted self-government in 1956. The leader of the Northern People's Congress, Sir Ahmadu Bello, moved a counter motion.

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How riot broke out in Kano in 1953 after Akintola visited Northern Nigeria

HEALTH

" How I Became An Amputee At A Tender Age", The Touching Story Of A 500L College Of Medicine Student

Just like any other child that was born without any deformity, with all body part intact, same was an early life's story of Akintola Sabaa, a five hundred level Dentistry and Dental Surgeon at the college of medicine, University of Ibadan who was born a complete human being without deformity until a fateful day when her life's situation changed from a complete being to a physically challenged person.

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ENTERTAINMENT

Meet Akin Lewis, A Celebrated Nollywood Actor

Akin Lewis, fully known as Akintola is an award-winning Nollywood renowned actor, filmmaker, producer, director, entrepreneur, and as well as a businessman. Akin Lewis is one of the oldest and most popular actors in the Nollywood movie industry. The actor has been consistent for over 3 decades, and his consistency has carved him a good niche in the industry.

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Meet Akin Lewis, A Celebrated Nollywood Actor

EDUCATION

2 Vital Things MURIC Said That Could Justify The Severe Punishment Of The Madrasa Students

Concerning the disturbing video clip that is currently circulating online showing how some Islamic (madrasa) students were seen being brutalized by their seniors under the command of their Alfa, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has come out to speak on the development as series of mixed reactions have been trailing the video lately.

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2 Vital Things MURIC Said That Could Justify The Severe Punishment Of The Madrasa Students

JUSTICE

Court Declares 'Yoruba Nation' Agitation Legal

An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan on Friday declared that the agitations for self-determination by some Nigerians is legal and a fundamental human right. While delivering judgement on a suit filed by the embattled Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, better known as Sunday lgboho, against the Nigerian Government, Justice Akintola noted that the combined provisions of international and domestic laws, stipulate that Nigerians, Igboho inclusive, had the irrepressible and inalienable fundamental right to campaign and agitate for self-determination.

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Court Declares 'Yoruba Nation' Agitation Legal

JUSTICE

Court Stops DSS From Intimidating And Arresting Sunday Igboho

A court sitting at Oyo High Court on Wednesday has granted the motion moved by Sunday Igboho's lawyer Chief Yomi Aliu (SAN) and restrained the Department of State Security (DSS) and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami from arresting Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho.

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Court Stops DSS From Intimidating And Arresting Sunday Igboho

RELIGION

"Neither the Qur'an nor the Bible encourages Big Brother Naija"- Muslim Cleric

The Director, Muslim Rights Concern, Professor Ishaq Akintola, has said that neither the Bible nor the Qur'an encourages popular Television Reality Show, Big Brother Naija, stating that the programme promotes immorality and indecency. Professor Ishaq Akintola said this on Saturday while speaking to journalists.

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EDUCATION

MURIC Blasts Akwa-Ibom State Govt For Conducting Examination On Sallah Day

The Muslims Right Concern has blasted the Akwa-Ibom State Government for conducting examinations on Sallah day despite the public holiday declared by the Federal Government for the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The State Government directed schools to go on with the promotional examination on Tuesday, 20th of July, 2021, despite the Sallah celebration.

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MURIC Blasts Akwa-Ibom State Govt For Conducting Examination On Sallah Day

JUSTICE

MURIC Speaks On Gumi's Approach Towards Bandits, Reveals What Shariah Law Says About Banditry

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has recently condemned the activities of the Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Sheikh Gumi concerning how the cleric has been shielding the numerous atrocities being committed by fulani bandits against the citizens of the country. According to reports we obtained from Daily Post, the group through its Director, Ishaq Akintola has disclosed that the punishment for bandits who are killing innocent people and causing atrocities in the country is execution or the amputation of their body parts.

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MURIC Speaks On Gumi's Approach Towards Bandits, Reveals What Shariah Law Says About Banditry

RELIGION

FG to Face Punishment From Allah If They Don't Declare August 9 as Public Holiday - Islamic Group.

Nigeria is faced with a lot of challenges which we have not been able to come up with sustainable solutions on how to tackle them. The problem of Nigeria keeps escalating because we do not have a listening president. What happens if President Buhari hearkens to the yearnings of people and dialogues with them to reach a consensus.

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FG to Face Punishment From Allah If They Don't Declare August 9 as Public Holiday - Islamic Group.

POLITICS

Akintola to Makinde: name opposition leaders sponsoring violence in Oyo

The All Progressives Congress in Oyo Chief Niyi Akintola has challenged the governor to name opposition leaders he claims are sponsoring violence in the state.The challenge was given by Akintola on the Southwest Political Circuit at the weekend. The opposition leaders have been blamed for some of the violence in the State by the state government .He said they were being planned by opposition leaders.Makinde had promised to reveal the identity of the opposition leaders.

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Akintola to Makinde: name opposition leaders sponsoring violence in Oyo

ENTERTAINMENT

FG should scrutinize these 2 points raised by MURIC and consider a ban on BBNaija

Since the Director of the Popular Islamic human rights organization, Muslim Rights Concern(MURIC), Prof. Ishaq Akintola called for the ban of the popular reality TV show, BBNaija, during an interview with The Punch, some people, just like myself, have been reacting to it negatively.

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FG should scrutinize these 2 points raised by MURIC and consider a ban on BBNaija

JUSTICE

MURIC Slams Critics Of Cleric Who Ordered The Flogging Of His Students In Kwara

An Islamic group known as the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has slammed Nigerians for criticizing a cleric who was recently seen ordering the brutal flogging of some errant students in a school in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. Recall that video footage showing male and female students being mercilessly beaten by some senior students at the order of their teacher surfaced online over the weekend.

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MURIC Slams Critics Of Cleric Who Ordered The Flogging Of His Students In Kwara

POLITICS

Akintola to Makinde: name opposition leaders sponsoring violence in Oyo

The All Progressives Congress in Oyo Chief Niyi Akintola has challenged the governor to name opposition leaders he claims are sponsoring violence in the state.The challenge was given by Akintola on the Southwest Political Circuit at the weekend. The opposition leaders have been blamed for some of the violence in the State by the state government .He said they were being planned by opposition leaders.Makinde had promised to reveal the identity of the opposition leaders.

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Akintola to Makinde: name opposition leaders sponsoring violence in Oyo

POLITICS

Late Tafawa Balewa, Sir Bello, Others Should Also Be Remembered -Shehu Sani Tells FG

Former senator and the social media commentator, Shehu Sani has reacted to the decision of President Buhari-led government, for recognising and honoring late Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola (commonly known as MKO) who died for democracy. Sani also seek Nigerian government to honor others Nigerian heroes (Tafawa Balewa, Sir Ahmadu Bello, Akintola, and others) who sacrificed their lives for democracy.

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Late Tafawa Balewa, Sir Bello, Others Should Also Be Remembered -Shehu Sani Tells FG