Author Archives: Emmanuel Ajibulu

Amnesty: FG Ready To Rehabilitate Repentant Boko Haram Members – Buhari

Amnesty: FG Ready To Rehabilitate Repentant Boko Haram Members – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday expressed the readiness to offer amnesty to members of the Boko Haram sect that are willing to drop their arms. President Buhari said this at a meeting with freed schoolgirls who were previously abducted from their school in Dapchi, Yobe State by Boko Haram terrorists. “Federal Government is ready to

Governor Akeredolu Loses, At Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu for lack of merit. Akeredolu had, by the appeal, challenged a July 20017 judgment of the Court of Appeal, Abuja, which upheld an order by a Federal High Court in Abuja, granting permission to Olusegun Abraham to serve Akeredolu through substituted means,

BREAKING: Suspected IS Gunman Takes Hostages In France

A gunman claiming allegiance to the Islamic State group fired shots and took hostages at a supermarket in southwestern France on Friday, a local prosecutor said.   Security forces were responding to two separate incidents, one at a supermarket in the town of Trebes and the second, a 15-minute drive away, in the town of

National Assembly and Buhari’s Challenge

By Sufuyan Ojeifo The refusal by President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Electoral Act 2010 Amendment Bill is the biggest challenge yet to the collective decision of the 8th National Assembly. Whereas, the passage of the amendment bill by the National Assembly is an approximation of a national consensus; the withholding of assent by

Hijab crisis: We’re ready to ‘part ways’ with judiciary — Dogara

The speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, on Thursday warned the Nigerian judiciary over what he described as its infringement on the powers of the legislature. Mr. Dogara threatened that the House would part ways with the judiciary if it continues to ‘gag’ the National Assembly. He also alleged that there were “external