Mr Peter Ahemba, President of the Tiv Youth Organisation in Nasarawa State, said seven Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) were killed at Ihukan village in Awe Local Government Area by suspected herdsmen.
In the wake of the arrest by the police of Senator Dino Melaye, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has decried what it described as “relentless assault” against the Senate.
The Nigerian Police said they would dock Senator Dino Melaye ‘without any delay’, after re-arresting him from an Abuja hospital today.
No fewer than 15 armed policemen on Monday, laid siege to the Abuja residence of Sen. Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District.
The Anambra Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, Awka, on Monday fixed April 30, for hearing of the suit, filed by Praise Okechukwu of Mega People Progressives Party (MPPP), seeking nullification of Gov. Willie Obiano’s election.
An Enugu-based activist, Comrade Chris Chukwu, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intensify the fight against corruption to totally block all loopholes from where public funds are stolen.
Dr Makanti Baru, the Group Managing Director(GMD) of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) , has advised parents to encourage their daughters to take up careers in engineering.
One insurgent has been killed in a successful operation to repel rampaging Boko Haram at Gamboru-Ngala in Borno.
The Police Service Commission (PSC) has approved the promotion of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, to the rank of Commissioner of Police.
The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has struck out a suit filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), freezing the sum of $5.3 billion.