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Freed Dapchi Schoolgirls Airlifted To Abuja

Freed Dapchi Schoolgirls Airlifted To Abuja

The Federal Government Delegation meets the freed Dapchi schoolgirls at the Nigerian Air Force Base in Maiguduri on Wednesday. The abducted Dapchi schoolgirls who regained their freedom on Wednesday have been airlifted to Nigeria’s capital Abuja.   They were flown to Abuja aboard a military plane from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital after being handed

BREAKING: Some Abducted Dapchi Schoolgirls Return

There are reports of jubilation from Dapchi town in Yobe State over the purported return of some of the abducted schoolgirls on Wednesday. It was gathered that there is heavy security presence in the town, making it difficult for reporters to gain access to Dapchi community. One of the parents of the missing students, who

Minister slaps lawmaker, banned from parliament

Zambia’s parliament suspended a cabinet minister on Tuesday from its proceedings for one month. The minister had allegedly slapped a lawmaker within the parliament grounds. Verbal abuse is common among members of parliament in Zambia, but physical assault is rare. Speaker of the National Assembly, Patrick Matibini, said Lusaka Province Minister, Bowman Lusambo, was suspended

Breaking: Sambo Keeps Mum On Details Of Closed Door Meeting With Buhari

The Former Vice President, Ach. Namadi Sambo has refused to give details of his closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, when accosted by the media. The meeting was held at President’s office on Tuesday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. Arch. Sambo, a chieftain of the opposition People’s Democratic party, was the

Suspected Herdsmen Kill Traditional Ruler, 9 Others In Kogi

Ten persons including a traditional ruler have been killed in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Kogi State. The suspected herdsmen raided four villages during the attack that spanned two days – Sunday night till Monday afternoon. The villages affected include Agbenema, Aj’Ichekpa, Opada and Iyade, all in Omala Local Government Area of Kogi State.

Breaking: Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy in police custody

He is being questioned on suspected irregularities in campaign financing, according to a French judicial source… Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy is in police custody for questioning in an investigation into suspected irregularities over his election campaign financing, an official in the French judiciary said. The probe is related to alleged Libyan funding for Sarkozy’s

Police withdraws personnel attached to private firms, individuals

The on Monday ordered the immediate withdrawal of personnel attached to private companies and individuals. The police boss also ordered the return all Police SPY number plates to Force Transport Officer, said Abayomi Shogunle, head of Nigerian Police’s Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit. The Inspector-General of Police ( I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the

Katsina Govt To Facilitate Release Of 116 Inmates

The Katsina State Government has revealed plans to facilitate the release of about 116 inmates presently held in the state’s prison. State Governor, Aminu Masari stated this on Monday while receiving a delegation from the Presidential Committee for Prison Reform and Decongestion. The delegation was on a courtesy visit to the governor in Katsina. Governor