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May 21, 2018 4:21 AM Dickson engages northern govs, leaders on restructuring, fiscal federalismThe Sun News

In pursuance of his clamour for the restructuring of the country, Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson, has intensified consultation with governors and leaders of northern extraction, across party lines. A statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Francis Ottah Agbo, yesterday, said Dickson visited the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai 19

May 18, 2018 2:01 PM Court Remands 30-Year-Old Man Over Alleged Stealing

An Osun State magistrate court in Osogbo has remanded a 30-year-old man, Adeleke Najeem over alleged theft. Adeleke Najeem was arraigned on Wednesday May 16, 2018 on a three-count charge bothering on stealing. The prosecutor inspector Fagboyinbo Abiodun told the court that the defendant committed the offence between April and December 2017 at Zeebaf 20

May 18, 2018 12:51 PM Bus driver sentenced for stabbing LASTMA official

A commercial bus driver, Kenneth Anyanwu, who stabbed an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA), has been sentenced to one-year imprisonment by a Lagos State Mobile Court sitting in Oshodi. Anyanwu stabbed Olanrewaju Yusuf with a broken bottle following a disagreement on April 26, 2018. The disagreement ensued after Yusuf attempted 18

May 17, 2018 7:20 PM Ramadan: Atiku addresses Muslims

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has urged Muslims to use the Ramadan period to pray for unity in the country. Atiku made the call in a statement in Abuja on Thursday, as Muslims the world over commenced fasting in the holy month of Ramadan. Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, and is observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting 17

May 17, 2018 6:28 PM Nigeria Police reacts to video of IGP Idris struggling to read speech

The Nigeria Police has reacted to the viral video of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, struggling to read a speech at an event in Kano. In the footage, IGP Idris, who was in Kano on Monday to commission the Police Technical Intelligence unit in the state, stammered consistently as he struggled to pronounce words. Reacting, the force on its official 18

May 17, 2018 9:03 AM Ramadan: Remember The Poor, Sick In Prayers And Charity – Aregbesola

Governor, State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has urged muslims to approach the Ramadan season with best practices and remember the sick, poor in prayers and charity. In a goodwill message to Muslims for the 2018 Hijrah 1439AH Ramadan released to newsmen by his Media Adviser, Mr Sola Fasure, Governor Aregbesola said Muslims should be more devout and committed 23

May 17, 2018 12:44 AM Why we’re opposed to Ohanaeze summit – IPOBThe Sun News

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) yesterday, gave reasons why it is opposed to the planned Ohanaeze Ndigbo summit on restructuring of Nigeria, slated for May 21 in Awka, Anambra State. Stating it has nothing against those who genuinely believe restructuring would best address the myriad of problems afflicting the masses in the country, IPOB said it would 19

May 16, 2018 5:56 PM Ramadan: A Time of Devotion, Prayers For Nigeria’s Emancipation – NDCP

The Nigeria Democratic Congress Party NDCP has felicitated with the Nigerian Muslim Community on the occasion of the 1439AH Ramadan. This is contained in a statement signed by NDCP Founder and Presidential Candidate, Dr Johnson Edomsowan in Abuja on Wednesday. The party said as Ramadan is a holy month where Muslims are devout and more pious, it calls 26

May 16, 2018 2:38 PM Israeli Embassy celebrates opening of Jerusalem US EmbassyThe Sun News

The Israeli Embassy, in Abuja, has expressed delight over the opening of the Embassy of the United States of America in Jerusalem. The Israeli Embassy, in a statement, signed by its Deputy Chief of Mission, Nadav Goren, said the leadership role the United States took in moving their Embassy to Jerusalem, demonstrated the strong alliance between the two nations 22

May 16, 2018 7:38 AM US wishes Muslims peaceful, blessed RamadanThe Sun News

The United States has felicitated with the Muslims on the occasion of Ramadan as the holy month begins. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, in a statement on Wednesday, wished Muslims a peaceful and blessed Ramadan. “On behalf of the United States Department of State, I offer best wishes to Muslims around the world for a peaceful and blessed Ramadan 23