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Police ban processions ahead of Shiite leader, El-Zakzaky’s trial

The Kaduna command’s spokesman, Mukhtar Aliyu, said there would be heavy deployment of security personnel to safeguard the general public. The Kaduna State Police Command has announced total ban on all processions ahead of the trial of Shia leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaki, on Wednesday. A statement issued Tuesday by the command …

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Third Mainland Bridge to be closed for repairs

The ministry of works will hold a meeting with stakeholders to discuss how to manage traffic during the repairs. The Federal Controller of Works in Lagos, Mr Adedamola Kuti, said on Tuesday that consultations had begun for the closure of the Third Mainland Bridge for repairs. Kuti told the News …

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Security: Be on red alert, I-G orders CPs, AIGs

Force Spokesman, acting DCP Jimoh Moshood, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Saturday, and said that the directive was to enable all police formations to prevent crimes and criminalities in the country. “This directive from the I-G is consequent on the recent attack and killing of seven policemen …

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Elegushi, Oluwo visit Tinubu on state of the nation

Two first class Obas from the South-West, Oba Saheed Ademola, Elegushi Kushenia III of Lagos and Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi, the Oluwo of Iwo in Osun State, on Monday, July 2, 2018, paid the national leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, an unscheduled visit in …

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Forgery: Sack, prosecute Adeosun, PDP tells Buhari

Nigeria’s main opposition party, People’s Democratic Party (PDP), has called for the immediate sack, arrest and arraignment of the minister of finance, Kemi Adeosun, for criminal forgery of her NYSC certificate.   The PDP made this call while reacting exclusive report, exposing     how Mrs Adeosun not participant in …

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Buhari vows to expose politicians behind killings in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to fish out and punish politicians who are deliberately instigating violence in some states. Buhari stated this on Friday in Monguno, Borno State, where he was a Special Guest of Honour at the closing events of the 2018 Army Day Celebration. In a statement signed …

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