PRESS STATEMENT Sheikh El-Zakzaky was allowed to speak to a selected section of the Press on Saturday 13th January 2018 for the first time since his illegal detention. That followed the recent wave of incessant but peaceful street actions calling for his immediate and unconditional release all over the country...
When I highlighted the unfortunate situation of 19 year old Maryam Shu'aibu few days ago, Governor Atiku Bagudu promptly responded. He whatsapped a message to me, saying that his government had taken the girl to the Usmanu Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto where evaluation was initiated. He complained that the...
It was in 1974 that the news broke. Chief Bolarinwa Abioro, the Balogun of Ipokia, the Chairman of African Songs Limited, had taken his star musician to court! Everyone who knew KSA knew Abioro. Everyone who knew Abioro knew Sunday Adeniyi. Sunny was the son. Abioro was the father....
Free Zakzaky processions were carried out in major towns of Northern Nigeria to press for the freedom of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky because of the news of his deteriorating state of health. Protests had taken place in Kaduna, Kano, and Bauchi among several other places yesterday night. In Kaduna, hundreds of members...
Nine former staff of Leadership newspapers, Hassan Gimba Ahmed, Yerima David Hosea, Stella Ufuoma Fuoye, Aina Michael Olasehinde, Otegbayo Babatope Joseph, Chika Nnabuike Otuchikere, Onah Theophilus Chinonye, Muhammed Jamil Yusuf and Mrs Nike Mubo Oluwole have, through their lawyer, Hassan M. Liman, PhD, SAN, given the company seven days...
Omileye Olamide Ayoola, lawyer to a former worker of Leadership Newspaper, Mr. Durojaiye Hassan, has said that his chambers have concluded plans to drag the publisher of Leadership newspaper, Mr. Sam Nda- Isaiah, to the National Industrial Court (NIC) over N4.8 million salary arrears. Aside owing Hassan the sum of N4.8million...
There is a grave injustice that the players of Akwa United FC of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State have been enduring since 2015. A very wicked, heartless and mindless act that must be shared with the world. A great evil and a shame that must be brought to the attention...
IPOB Leader, Nnamdi Kanu has been placed under house arrest after his residence was surrounded by military personnel on Tuesday. His Lawyer, Ifeanyi Ejiofor, said his client has been placed under house arrest by the Nigerian Army. Ejiofor made the claim in a statement on Tuesday. The attorney to the IPOB leader alleged...
Rita Thomas, Bauchi The  Police Command in Bauchi State has arrested a 17-year-old house wife, Hindatu Abdullahi for poisoning her 2 weeks old step son to death with insecticide. Hindatu Abdullahi, a mother of one was paraded alongside other suspects at the Police headquarters in Bauchi on Wednesday and has confessed to committing...
A human rights group, Save Humanity Advocacy Centre, on Thursday indicted Governor Darius Ishaku of Taraba State, Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Abel Diah and other key actors in the recent crisis between Fulani and farmers in Sardauna Local Government Area. The organisation said the governor and prominent citizens in his...