Minister’s N9m Car, House For Female Aide Steers Controversy

…group demands probe ‎It appears not all appointees of President Muhammadu Buhari are on the same page with him as he fights corruption and leads the way by living a prudent life devoid of waste as some of his appointees still carry over the life of profligacy from the immediate past administration. One of such appointee is the minister of state for agriculture and rural development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri who is now enmeshed in a controversial car gift for his Technical Adviser on Agric business, Miss Eniye Ambakederimo in spite…

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Group Condemns Maiduguri Twin Suicide Bomb Blasts

…Urges military not to be deterred The Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has condemned Monday’s twin suicide attacks on a mosque at the University of Maiduguri in Borno State, describing it as desperation of the remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists to remain relevant. CESJET in statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Tuesday by its Executive Secretary, Isaac Ikpa however urged the Army and other security agencies not be deterred but to redouble their efforts in ensuring that the remnants of the terrorists who fled the…

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Army’s Frustration, Premium Times’ Sabotage

By Bukar Raheem Two angry letters later, the relationship between the Nigerian Army and online newspaper, Premium Times has taken on some clarity. They have both threatened to take legal actions against each other but the Army’s letter, which came first is the one that gives one concerns.  Some Nigerians would by now be ruing their earlier recriminations and taking sides without the benefit of information. The first layer of concerns is about what the military’s letter accused the newspaper of. The second level of concerns derived from the inability…

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