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RELIGION

Nigeria At 61: The Vision Undefeated, By VP Osinbajo

State House Press Release Nigeria At 61: The Vision Undefeated, By VP Osinbajo Below is the full speech of the Vice President titled “Nigeria: The Vision Undefeated.” Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has observed that even though there are current security, economic, religious, and ethnic challenges, the collective vision of a united, peaceful and prosperous Nigeria, where righteousness abounds, still abides.

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Nigeria At 61: The Vision Undefeated, By VP Osinbajo

MILITARY

Why It May Be Difficult For Buhari To Declare Bandits As Terrorists

Over time, I have kept hearing many people complain that Buhari should declare bandits terrorists. Many have taken the complaint to the extent of claiming that Buhari intentionally does not want to declare bandits as terrorists because of some of their unjustified reasons. The most discouraging part is that even some of our elites/leaders are joining the masses to make the same claim, the leaders that suppose to understand what is workable in a Government.

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Why It May Be Difficult For Buhari To Declare Bandits As Terrorists

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: SERAP Drags Buhari To Court, Emir Of Bungudu Regains Freedom From Abductors

SERAP drags Buhari to court over plan to monitor WhatsApp calls, messages Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari, asking the court to declare illegal and unconstitutional the plan by the administration to track, intercept and monitor WhatsApp messages, phone calls, and text messages of Nigerians and other people.

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Today's Headlines: SERAP Drags Buhari To Court, Emir Of Bungudu Regains Freedom From Abductors

MILITARY

2 Allegations Malami Denied While Reacting To The Alleged Release of Boko Haram Sponsors

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has responded to the allegations peddling around the arrest of some persons for allegedly sponsoring terrorism in the country. The Minister was reported by some media that he had released the alleged Boko Haram sponsors.

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2 Allegations Malami Denied While Reacting To The Alleged Release of Boko Haram Sponsors

MILITARY

List of 44 Out of 400 Suspected Boko-Haram Sponsors, And The Need To Publicly Name The Rest

For a while now, there have been reports that the federal government has identified about 400 sponsors of Boko-Haram insurgents in Nigeria. Since the report was made, several individuals and groups have continued to urge the government to name the individuals. However, the government maintained that it is not yet time to reveal such sensitive information.

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List of 44 Out of 400 Suspected Boko-Haram Sponsors, And The Need To Publicly Name The Rest

POLITICS

Prisoners’ pardon: What you should know about those that will be freed.

The President of Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari, has proven over time that he is one of the best leaders that has ever ruled Nigeria. Aside from ensuring his people's safety by investing so much in the security department, he and his time has also set up a committee that will look into prisoners’ cases and grant the worthy ones their freedom in Lagos State.

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Prisoners’ pardon: What you should know about those that will be freed.

JUSTICE

Don't hold rally in my name - Sunday Igboho

Yoruba National Incitement Leader, Adeyemo Sunday (aka Igboho Sunday), on Thursday warned that no one should use his name to attack a public place or security personnel under the guise of incitement. Yoruba rights activists, according to a statement issued on Thursday by her senior attorney, Chief Yomi Alliyu (SAN), should limit organizing any demonstration or gathering on its behalf for the time being.

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Don't hold rally in my name - Sunday Igboho

EDUCATION

We Owe Our People Duty To Educate & Empower Them, Says Osinbajo

State House Press Release *VP joins Kebbi Governor, wife to mark Mass Literacy Day *Says access to education ticket to enjoyment of all human, civil and socio-political rights. Leaders at all levels should consider the education of their people, especially children and girls, as a duty, enabling them access more socio-economic opportunities and live better lives, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.

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We Owe Our People Duty To Educate & Empower Them, Says Osinbajo

JUSTICE

"Anambra Is Not Qualified For State Of Emergency" -Emeka Etiaba Reveals

Video of barrister Emeka Etiaba revealing why Anambra State is not qualified for state of emergency has been generating different reactions on the internet since today. Photo credit: Google Barr. Emeka Etiaba, SAN, is among the gubernatorial aspirants of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the Anambra state.

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POLITICS

Today's Headlines: PDP To Screen Aspirants For 2021 N/Convention, APC Mulls Consensus Arrangement

PDP to screen aspirants for 2021 national convention Wednesday Screening of aspirants vying for various national offices in the 2021 national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, holds on Wednesday in Abuja. This was disclosed late Tuesday night in a statement signed by chairman of the screening sub-committee and former Minister of Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke, SAN.

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Today's Headlines: PDP To Screen Aspirants For 2021 N/Convention, APC Mulls Consensus Arrangement

MILITARY

Eight Important Points To Note From Malami's Investigation Reports On Terrorism In Nigeria

On Friday, the Honourable Attorney General Of The Federation And Minister Of Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN gave a speech on the investigation reports on Acts Of Terrorism And Allied Offences perpetrated by Nnamdi Kanu and report on the sponsors and financiers of Sunday Igboho and associates. Photo of Malami

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Eight Important Points To Note From Malami's Investigation Reports On Terrorism In Nigeria

POLITICS

Today's Headlines; Our Youths Must Be Given Jobs;Senate Approves 112 As Toll-free Emergency Number

Photos Credit: Google Our Youths Must Be given Jobs, Osinbajo Tells African Leaders In furtherance of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), seeking to promote economic growth, social inclusion and environmental protection, governments in Africa must ensure that engaging the continent’s rapidly growing youth population through jobs and other opportunities remains its central priority, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.

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Today's Headlines; Our Youths Must Be Given Jobs;Senate Approves 112 As Toll-free Emergency Number

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Wealthier Countries Planning Defunding Gas Projects, Compelling African Nations To Make Sacrifices

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE WEALTHIER COUNTRIES PLANNING DEFUNDING GAS PROJECTS, COMPELLING AFRICAN NATIONS TO MAKE HUGE SACRIFICE - OSINBAJO “Much of the global investment in clean energy will need to go into Africa. However, instead of prioritizing efforts to redirect global capital to our nations, efforts are currently underway to limit the development of gas projects in Africa, violating the principles of equity and justice enshrined in global agreements”, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.

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Wealthier Countries Planning Defunding Gas Projects, Compelling African Nations To Make Sacrifices

POLITICS

Secondus Moves To Stop PDP Convention

Former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus has asked the court to stop the party from conducting the National Convention which has been scheduled to take place on October 30 and 31, 2021. Photo Credit: Goggle (Former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus).

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Secondus Moves To Stop PDP Convention

JUSTICE

Attorney General of the Federation Writes Letters To The Governors of 36 states of The Federation

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has written letters to all the governors of the Federation for compliance with audit and recovery of back years of stamp duty from 15th January 2016 to 30th June 2020. This is disclosed by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations, Office of the Attorney General of the Federation, and Minister of Justice in Abuja.

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Attorney General of the Federation Writes Letters To The Governors of 36 states of The Federation

POLITICS

Governor Akeredolu grants 18 inmates State pardon.

The governor of Ondo state, Rotimi Akeredolu has granted 18 inmates State pardon as part of celebrations of Nigeria's Independence Anniversary. This was announced by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Richard Olatunde who stated that the Governor also commuted to life imprisonment 26 other inmates on death row.

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Governor Akeredolu grants 18 inmates State pardon.

POLITICS

2023 Presidency: Northern Govs insensitive, 1999 Constitution against dominance of one region –SAN

Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa who is a human rights lawyer of SAN has come out to state that the 1999 constitution does not permit the domination of one ethnic group over others and also recognizes the principles of power spread. He further said that disagreement of power shift to the south by the 19 governors is insensitive and unreasonable.

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2023 Presidency: Northern Govs insensitive, 1999 Constitution against dominance of one region –SAN

POLITICS

2 Things That Could Happen As Malami Vows To Declare A State Of Emergency In Anambra Amid Insecurity

It's no longer news that the ravaging insecurity in the Southeast has gone haywire as people are now being attacked and killed on an almost daily basis. The ugly situation which has continued to exacerbate has drawn the attention of the federal government as it now seems to have posed a threat to the upcoming Anambra gubernatorial election, hence the immediate intervention of the Nigerian military.

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2 Things That Could Happen As Malami Vows To Declare A State Of Emergency In Anambra Amid Insecurity

ENTERTAINMENT

Chiwetalu Was Released by DSS As Nothing Incriminating Was On His Phone -Ozekhome (SAN) Reveals

Mike Ozekhome (SAN), who is a Human right lawyer on Tuesday Night revealed that the DSS released Veteran Nollywood actor, Chiwetalu Agu, after searching his mobile phones for incriminating evidence. If we could recall, Agu was arrested last Thursday by the Nigerian Army in Anambra State for allegedly rocking Biafran colours, the Biafran logo was fully displayed on his shirt.

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Chiwetalu Was Released by DSS As Nothing Incriminating Was On His Phone -Ozekhome (SAN) Reveals

POLITICS

Join politics to make the difference, Osinbajo woos Nigerians

VP recalls time as Lagos Attorney-General, says, “without public office, I wouldn’t have been able to make the changes required” The way to transform society is largely dependent on the actions and decisions of those who occupy public offices. This is why young people in Nigeria must get involved in politics, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN.

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Join politics to make the difference, Osinbajo woos Nigerians