The trial of Nnamdi Kanu took place today at the Federal High Court Abuja amid heavy security presence in and around the court premises. It was said that over 3000 thousand security operatives were on ground to guard the place while barring journalists, some lawyers and other people from gaining access to the courtroom.
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Police Station, 30 Killed As Gunmen Attack Sokoto Market Again
Attacks on police stations in the South-East region of Nigeria continued on Monday as unknown gunmen attacked the Divisional Police Headquarters situated in the Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi State. Source: Sahara Reporters SaharaReporters gathered that the gunmen "stormed the station around 2 am, releasing all the suspects in custody in the police facility".
Photo Credit: Google The northern politicians in Nigeria can endorse two southern politicians as president in the upcoming presidential election. The northerners are also requesting power in the year 2023 presidential election because they have been claiming that every region in the country has the right to produce the next president of the country.
A video that went viral captured the moment a Nigerian Policeman in Kogi State assaulted passengers who frowned at him for corking his gun while they were inside a commercial vehicle. In the video, some of the passengers alleged that the Policemen found a laptop with a man who said he is a student, and when he was asked what he uses the laptop for, he told them it's for school assignment.
Photo Credit: Google Tension As Gunmen Attack Again Unknown gunmen have killed three traditional rulers at Nnenasa community, headquarters of Njaba local government area of Imo State. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters A report by Leadership said five traditional rulers were killed while an official report said three were killed.
With a view to retaining the mantle of leadership of Nigeria for the third time in a row, the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) will try to capture most of the states in Nigeria before the actual forthcoming presidential election. Despite the efforts of the leaders of the party, there are still some states that will be difficult for the ruling party to capture before the year 2023 presidential election.
Photo Credit: Google Two members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) can face the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the year 2023 presidential election. Many indications have been surfacing already to show that the upcoming general election will be a very tough one for the two prominent political parties in Nigeria.
Some gunmen who are suspected militants of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Wednesday engaged some Nigerian Army troops around the palace of Eze Aro in the Arochukwu Local Government Area of Abia State in a gun duel. Source: Sahara Reporters According to Daily Trust, five of the gunmen fell to the superior firepower of the military.
In anticipation of the upcoming 2023 presidential election, many obstacles have been springing up lately to suppress the efforts of Ndigbo to produce the next president of the country after President Buhari's tenure expires in 2023. Part of these obstacles includes the recent statement of the Daar Communications Chairman, Dokpesi that Igbos will divide the country should they be allowed to produce the next president of Nigeria.
Series of negative news has filled the air lately about the activities of bandits in the North West, and the North East parts of the country concerning how these criminals instead of experiencing a weakness in the rate of their attacks due to the intervention of the Nigerian military are rather growing stronger and destroying every good thing within their path.
The immeasurable Sahara never had any border until the end of the 19th century when colonial superpowers drew straight lines on their maps with rulers and divided Africa among themselves like pepperoni pizza. To many inhabitants of these deserts, those borders only exist on paper. The desert will always be the domain of those who recognize neither borders nor states.
A sad development report from Sahara Reporters has disclosed how bandits who recently kidnapped Jennifer Awashima an aspiring member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), on her way to her orientation camp in Kebbi State have threatened to kill her or marry her off if her family refuses to pay a ransom of N3,000,000 (Three million naira) demanded by the assailants.
The regions of Africa in the Sahel, the Sahara and coastal areas consisted of different tribal groups that blended into each other through migration, cultural affiliations, commerce, marriages, conquest and so on. Photo credit: Lumen Learning The Temahu, according to historians like Strabo, Josephus, Diodorus...(also A.J Rogers in modern times), were a people bordering the oasis of Nubia and the Sudan.
One Major Condition That Must Be Fulfilled Before FG Can Deploy The New Tucano Jet In The South East
Photo Credit: Premium Times Recently there was joy around the country when the Federal Government took delivery of the last batch of the Super Tucano Jetfighter that was ordered from the USA. The jets are monstrous fighting machines that are expected to be a game-changer in the fight against terrorists in the country.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) may benefit two different things towards the commencement of the year 2023 presidential election if the party considers a northerner as the flag bearer of the party in the upcoming general election in the year 2023. The opposition party needs to win this forthcoming presidential election for the party to reclaim the lost mantle of leadership of the country from the ruling party.
The dreadful activities of insurgents on innocent citizens is really unbecoming. One of the recent cases is the terrible attack on Abuja-Kaduna Train, on thursday early morning after the eid maulud break. SOURCE: Sahara Reporters According to Sahara Reporters, the security formation in the area were blamed for the attack for failing to stop them despite having a pre-information two days before the attack.
Photo Credit: Google The leaders of the All Progressive Congress (APC) can take a bold step ahead of the upcoming presidential election in order to avoid massive defections of the members of the party to the opposition party ahead of the upcoming presidential election in the year 2023.
Why Did EndSARS Protesters Decide To Launch A Commemoration Protest Whereas FG Has Already Compensated Them?
Amid the commemoration of the EndSars protest that took place last year which sparked off today in Lagos and some other areas in the country, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has come out recently to state that the victims of the EndSars protest which took place last year have already been compensated by the federal government.
Another Protest Begins In Abuja Scores of final-year students of the University of Abuja on Friday embarked on a peaceful protest against the refusal by the school management to release their statements of results. Photo Credit: Sahara reporters The results statements will allow final-year students to participate in the mandatory National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme.
Just like Nigeria, Cameroon seems to have concerns with agitators who have been pushing for self-determination for Ambazonia, and this has continued in the country for quite a long period of time. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters However, certain actions done in order to 'fight' those agitators may end up bringing damage, as, according to a verified publication, these soldiers from Cameroon, in a bid to look for their wanted citizens who allegedly entered into Nigeria, invaded the Nigerian space in Kurmi local government area of Taraba state.