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Leman Hauwa: Boko Haram has dealt with the world and its people – Global Amnesty Watch

Leman Hauwa: Boko Haram has dealt with the world and its people – Global Amnesty Watch

The Global Amnesty Watch, GAW, has expressed shock at the murder Hauwa Leman, an aid worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), by members of thd Boko Haram sect. Recall that the violent sect had after killing Leman on Monday, also vowed to enslave Leah Sharibu, one of the Dapchi school girls

Senate approves N234bn for 2019 elections

The senate has approved N234.51 billion for the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the 2019 elections. The money was approved after Danjuma Goje, chairman of appropriation committee, presented a report for the consideration of senators. Of the sum approved, N189 billion was based on President Muhammadu Buhari’s while N45 billion is statutory transfer. Statutory

El-Rufai: Buhari directed me to punish ‘traitor’ Shehu Sani for disloyalty

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, says President Muhammadu Buhari directed him to initiate the recall of Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central district, over acts of contempt and disloyalty. The governor disclosed this in a letter dated October 2 to the the president. In the letter, he listed the ‘compendium’ of sins committed by

Top UN officials, Steiner, Lowcock, to visit Nigeria, Chad on humanitarian efforts support mission

United Nations Development Programme(UNDP) administrator, Achim Steiner, and United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock will arrive Nigeria and Chad in a few days time, Lucky Musonda, Communications Specialist, UNDP, disclosed in a statement. According to the statement, Mr. Lowcock and Mr. Steiner will make a joint trip to the

Kogi Youths storm APC Headquarters, protest imposition of candidate by Governor Yahaya Bello

Hundreds of Kogi youths under the umbrella of Concerned Kogi APC Rebirth this morning stormed the headquarters of the All Progressive Congress, APC in Abuja to protest the alleged imposition of Candidates by Governor Yahaya . The youths appeal to the good conscience of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to as a matter of urgency