The 18-year-old lady was arrested and detained during the evening protest. She was arrested for allegedly participating in the Endsars protest that resulted in the loss of lives and property. The young lady has been in police custody since October of last year. Her name is Kemisola Ogunniyi.
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(Photo Credit: Google) "Buhari Told Us He Would Keep Borrowing" - Amaechi In leaked audio, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, revealed President Muhammadu Buhari’s die-hard desire to borrowing to finance infrastructure, regardless of harsh criticisms from Nigerians. (Photo Credit: People's Gazette)
A mobile police officer has narrated his sad experience while fighting insurgents in Yobe, he spoke to some extent and couldn't contain his tears, he allowed the tears to flow while pouring out his grievances. There's a link to watch the video below. According to the policeman, he receives N63000 as his monthly Salary but since he was disseminated to Yobe along with his colleagues they have not been paid, no feeding, no allowance.
The state of security in the country today nothing to write home about. Civilians are not safe from bandits, kidnappers, herdsmen and various set of criminal groups in the country. And just as the citizens are crying unto the authorities to help them out, it turns out that even some security operatives too, need the help of Nigerians to help them call on the government to help make their job easier.
Young Nigerians Do Not Register or Vote During Elections Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, revealed that statistics from previous elections has shown that a large number of young Nigerians do not register or vote in elections. Yemi Osinbajo went ahead to say that the few Nigerian youths who are interested in politics are only active on social media or forming unnecessary groups to criticize the government.
The former senator that represented the good people of Kaduna Central Senatorial Zone, Senator Shehu Sani has once again decided to speak. Senator Shehu Sani is one politician who has gained so much love from Nigerians due to the way and manner he speaks. According to a recent tweet he made on his verified twitter handle, he made it known that the rate at which Nigerians eat roasted corn with a sachet of pure water and anger on their faces is really frightening.
NEWSBiafra: Nnamdi Kanu Slams Southeast Governors For Disowning IPOB The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu has lashed out at governors from the southeast region for disowning his organization. Describing them as hypocrites, Kanu in a statement on Tuesday by the spokesperson of IPOB, Emma Powerful told the governors that they are not speaking the mind of the people.
A certain police officer in Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State, recently cried out over the continuous killing of police officers across the country. According to Sahara Reporters report, the police officer appeared in a video and claimed that four of his colleagues have being killed.
Popular activist, Aisha Yesufu has berated Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, an Islamic cleric, for supporting bandits terrorising, kidnapping and killing Nigerians. Yesufu, while reacting to the remark by Gumi on her Twitter handle, said that the security agents should kill all the bandits. The Islamic cleric during an interview with PUNCH on Monday, said killing bandits will only worsen the security situation in the country.
A bandit who claimed to be Sergeant Aminu Sule was arrested by troops of the Nigerian army during a stop and search operation along Mokwa-Jebba Road. The troops intercepted a car on the road and they spotted the suspect who claimed to be a military man, he was searched and they discovered he had a pair of camouflage unform, military boots, knife and charms.
On Monday, June 21, Lai Mohammed visited Jigawa state to inaugurate an innovative agro-allied farm in the Birni kudu Local Government Area. He was welcomed by large numbers of the indigenous of the state including the Governor, his excellency, Gov. Mohammed Badaru Abubakar who was elected as the 4th Democratically elected as the Governor of Jigawa State.
A popular Nigerian activist who served as a media aide to the former president Goodluck Jonathan, Sir Reno Omokri has come out to shun Nigerians who are castigating the country and describing it as a useless entity. Reno who has long been a critic of the present Buhari-led administration has taken to social media to shun and at the same time educate Nigerians on the need to desist from saying bad things against the country, rather they should channel their anger and grievances to the Nigerian politicians who are responsible for the present predicament that the country seems to have found itself in.
The former President of the federal republic of Nigeria was recently honoured as Chancellor of one of the Best Universities in Uganda (CUU). The Ex-president of Nigeria continue to rise to the top, This appointment is just one of the many others. Nigerians are proud to continually hear of the progress Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan is making around the world.
Recall from the report captured yesterday, the traditional ruler of Iwo land, Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi celebrated his 50 years birthday. It's very important to know that many Nigerians took their time and join Oluwo of Iwo in the celebration of his birthday. Oba Abdulrasheed Akanbi is a popular King, digital king and also a well known king on social media.
The Independent National Electoral Commission has announced the introduction of a portal to enable eligible Nigerians to register as voters online before completing the exercise physically at designated centers nationwide. INEC Chairman Professor Mahmoud Yakubu speaking during a quarterly meeting with media organizations said that the commission is projecting a total of 20 million new registrations before the end of the continuous voter registration exercise.
On Tuesday, 22nd of June 2021, an early morning downpour caused the roof of the National Assembly to leak, with water splashing into the federal parliament's foyer. The leaky roof spread to the Press Centre in the Senate wing of the country's most powerful legislative body.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has challenged young Nigerians to be more involved in politics as evidenced by the turnout during the elections, which shows that many young people are not registering or voting. Mr. Osinbajo said few people interested in governing had restricted themselves by social media or forming pressure groups to criticize the government.
Sheikh Gumi’s link with bandits should be investigated – Nigerians tell Buhari’s govt. Photo Credit: dailypost A cross section of Nigerians has criticised the President Muhammadu Buhari administration for not questioning and arresting Sheikh Ahmad Gumi over his alleged link to bandits. Gumi had in an interview on Monday warned the government against the killing of bandits, insisting that the criminals were victims too.
Minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development Sadiya Umar Farouq has said that the federal government has done well by investing $5 billion to eradicate poverty in Nigeria. The minister noted that the federal government's efforts are commendable and that Nigerians should be grateful to the government because Nigeria will soon rise out of the current challenges confronting it.
1.Adekunle Fajuiyi: He was the first military governor of Nigeria. He tried to protect the assassination of the first Military Head of State of Nigeria, Aguiyi-Ironsi. His body and that of the Head of State, were later recovered. 2.Late Sr.Henrietta Alokha: She was the principal of Bethlehem High School Abule Ado.