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November 16, 2018 6:01 AM Shittes: Why El-Zakzaky can’t be released – Gov. El-Rufai

The Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El- Rufai has provided reasons detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shittes, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, cannot be set free. El-Rufai said that El-Zakzaky was not being held illegally as widely reported. Recall that the Shittes leader was arrested in 2015, after a confrontation 18

November 15, 2018 6:25 AM 2019: Presidency lists those assassinated during PDP administration

The Presidency on Thursday listed those assassinated during the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, administration. Lauretta Onochie, the Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social media, urging Nigerians not to return the country to the reign of PDP in 2019, listed names of notable individuals assassinated between 1999-2014. Onochie also noted 22

November 12, 2018 4:41 PM Togolese cook who allegedly murdered employer remanded in prison

An Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos has ordered that the 22-year-old Togolese cook, Sunday Anani, who allegedly murdered chief Ope Badamosi be remanded in prison for 30 days. Anani is facing a charge of murder before Chief Magistrate Mrs O.O Oshin. According to NAN, the prosecutor, J.I Eboseremene told the court that the accused committed the offence 21

November 6, 2018 7:25 PM Ekweremadu: How Fani-Kayode reacted to assassination attempt on Deputy Senate President

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has reacted to the assassination attempt on the Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu. Reacting to the assassination attempt, Fani-Kayode described the act as “despicably and cowardly.” In a tweet, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain urged security agents to ensure that those behind the act were brought 29

November 4, 2018 4:21 PM Shiites release names of 34 members reportedly shot dead by soldiers [Full list]

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has listed the names of 34 of its members, who were allegedly shot dead by soldiers between October 27 and October 30. In a statement on Sunday, the group accused soldiers of murder, demanding an investigation into the matter. The IMN said the list would be updated to accommodate the names of others yet to be identified 18

October 27, 2018 9:19 AM Kaduna crisis: Makarfi speaks on murder of Adara monarch

Former Kaduna State governor, Senator Ahmed Makarfi has expressed sadness over the death of His Royal Majesty, Dr. Maiwada Galadima, the monarch of Adara chiefdom who was recently abducted by kidnappers in the wake of the violent crisis that engulfed the state. Makarfi, in a statement he personally signed and issued to journalists in Abuja yesterday 27

October 26, 2018 5:41 PM Kaduna killings: Ahmad Gumi breaks silence on endless religious crisis

Renowned Islamic Scholar, Dr Ahmad Gumi, has called on Muslims and Christians to live in peace and harmony with one another. The crisis followed the murder of the Paramount ruler of Adara Chiefdom, Agwom Adara, His Royal Highness, Maiwada Raphael Galadima. Speaking on the lingering crisis for the first time, the Islamic cleric said “My appeal to people 40

October 26, 2018 10:58 AM Shehu Sani reacts to killing of traditional ruler, warns users of Kaduna-Abuja road

Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, has warned Nigerians to be cautious while plying the Abuja-Kaduna road. DAILY POST reports that Sani issued the warning while condemning the killing of the traditional ruler of Adara Kingdom, Maiwada Galadima in Kaduna on Friday morning. Galadima was killed after he was shot twice by kidnappers in Kaduna 20

October 22, 2018 8:22 AM Suspected pipeline vandals attack, kill guard, cart away equipment in Delta

Suspected pipeline vandals have reportedly attacked and killed a flow line surveillance guard, Samuel Okporokpo at Olomoro Community in Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State. DAILY POST learnt that the vandals also carted away Control Circuit Unit in Oil Well 3/26 in an oil field belonging to an energy Operating firm. It was gathered that the suspected 22

October 14, 2018 12:50 PM Police in Zaria nab 20-year-old kidnapper, murder suspect

A twenty-year old Ahmed Abdullahi of Hayin Gada, Zabi, Sabon Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State has allegedly kidnapped and killed his neighbour, a 14-year old Mohammed Bello after collecting Sixty Thousand Naira (N60,000.00) from the family for the release of the kidnapped boy. Narrating the incident to journalists, the father of the deceased 26