1,202 Defenseless Christians Hacked To Death In Nigeria By Jihadists In 6 Months, Civil Rights Group’s Research Reveals
Executive Summary: Threats to citizens’ rights to freedom of worship and religion in Nigeria; the world’s first human right, have continued unabated with hacking to death by the country’s Islamic Jihadists or radical Islamists of no fewer than 1,202 defenseless Christians in first six months of 2020 covering January... Read more
Magu Wants Presidential Panel To Probe Malami Over Sale Of Seized Assets As Controversy Trails Opening Of Serving Attorney-General’s Son’s Mall
The suspended acting Chairman of Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has asked the Justice Ayo Salami-led Presidential Panel to investigate the alleged sale of recovered assets by the office of the country’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami. The call coincided with anger... Read more
Nigeria’s Police, Others Security Agents Lack Integrity To Chair Anti-Corruption Agency – AIED
The Advocacy for Integrity and Economic Development (AIED) has accused the Nigerian Police Force and similar security agencies of Nigeria’s federal government of lacking the needed integrity to continue chairing the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The organization made the assertion on Friday in a press release signed... Read more
NSCDC Dismisses Rumours Of Pipeline Vandalisation At Aboru
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has dispelled rumours that the pipeline has being vandalised in Aboru area of Lagos. According to a statement signed by the Media Assistant to the Commandant General NSCDC Ekunola Gbenga: “We are aware of incorrect social media rumours of damage being caused... Read more
NDDC Rice Mill Boosts Agric, To Create Jobs In Niger Delta
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has given a boost to agriculture in the Niger Delta region by reviving its six tonnes per hour rice mill at Elele-Alimini, in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State. Speaking after inspecting the multi-million-naira, six tonnes per hour rice mill, the NDDC... Read more
Ohaneze Leader Visits Imo Governor To Protest Latest Fulani Killing In State
The President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, yesterday, (Monday) visited the Imo State Government House, Owerri in apparent protest to Governor Hope Uzodinma over murderous activities of Fulani herdsmen in the state. “Chief Nwodo indicated that he visited to commiserate with the Government and people... Read more
Why We Wrote UN, Trump Over Insecurity In Igboland — ASETU President General Emeka Diwe
Recently, the Association of South  East Town Unions, ASETU, petitioned the United Nations and President Donald Trump of the United States of America over the level of insecurity in Igbo land and the influx of people from the northern part of the country at a time the nation had banned... Read more
Nigeria Records 454 New Covid-19 Cases, As Total Infections Surge To 27,564
Nigeria has recorded 454 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total tally of infections in the country to 27,564. The new figures were released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) in a tweet on Friday. According to the NCDC, the new cases were spread across 18 states and... Read more
Assist In Project Monitoring, NDDC Charges Communities
The Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has charged communities in the Niger Delta region to assist the Commission in monitoring the execution of development projects in their localities. Making the call during a courtesy visit by Isoko traditional rulers and leaders of thought under the auspices of the Isoko Development Union... Read more
HURIWA To President Buhari: Your Covid-19 Containment Strategy Not Working
. Warns against reopening of schools    Nigeria’s prominent civil rights advocacy body, the Human Rights Writers Association.(HURIWA) has called out President Muhammadu Buhari administration’s failure to activate workable strategy to contain, combat and flattened the curves of the National Covid-19 infection rate in Nigeria. HURIWA says President Muhammadu... Read more