59th anniversary of independence – Senate sends powerful message to Nigerians

On Monday, the Senate in Abuja congratulated Nigerians at home and in the diaspora on the nation’s 59th anniversary of independence. In a declaration by its Chairman, Media and Public Affairs, Sen. Adedayo Adeyeye, Senate said Nigeria faced different difficulties, but Nigerians are still optimistic. “Nigerians were strengthened and hopeful in their resolve and spirit […]

Update : Buhari govt re-arraigns Sowore for treason

On Monday, the Nigerian government re-arraigned Omoyele Sowore, RevolutionNow’s convocator, to protest in Abuja at a Federal High Court. Together with his co-defendant, Olawale Bakare, Sowore, who was an African Action Congress presidential candidate for 2019, was re-arraigned. The duo was brought before the tribunal by State Services Department (DSS) agents. Sowore reached his supporters […]

I’m Ready For Buhari Regime’s Ridiculous Charges, Say’s Sowore

Omoyele Sowore conveyed his willingness to start the process of rearranging the new charges brought before him by the State Services Department and the Government of Nigeria. Sowore appeared in court today for the first moment since being kidnapped on August 3 by the DSS. Sowore, who was arraigned on a seven-count charge before Justice […]

Sowore – The Revolution Will Happen…

Omoyele Sowore, human rights activist and pro-democracy campaigner, says whether or not President Muhammadu Buhari and his political acolytes like it, “the revolution” will take place in Nigeria to bring about good governance and respect for the rule of law. Sowore, who described his detention experience, said he was kept out of contact with the […]

Outbreak of yellow fever: 16 died in Bauchi after vaccination was refused

The death toll in Bauchi State’s Yellow Fever epidemic has risen to 16 out of 20 confirmed instances. This follows the refusal of some people to vaccinate. Dr. Rilwanu Mohammed, Executive Chairman of the Bauchi State Primary Health Care Development Agency (BSPHCDA), gave the updates at his Bauchi office in an interview with newsmen. Mohammed […]

Presidency Reacts – Why we are yet to take final position on Sowore’s prosecution

On Sunday presidency said it’s too early for it to carry on prosecuting Sahara Reporter’s arrested publisher, Omoyele Sowore, by the State Services Department, DSS. Femi Adesina, the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, indicated this during a live political program, Politics Today, broadcast on television channels. Adesina pointed out that in the fields […]

ASUU warns Makinde, Oyetola To Stop playing deceptive politics with LAUTECH

Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso chapter of Sunday’s Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), advised both Oyo and Osun State Governments not to play politics with the life of university personnel and students. ASUU maintained that the welfare of its employees remained essential in its requirements and that not exposing its members to […]

Katsina: 20 victims of kidnapping sold in Burkina Faso for slavery

Information accessible to our correspondent disclosed that the victims were supposedly abducted in the state’s local government area of Kankara and sold to a Cotonou lady who, in turn, sold them to another Burkina Faso slave merchant. Recall that the government of Katsina State and Governor Aminu Bello Masari launched a peace dialog where he […]