Black Ladder


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Buhari finally appoints new service chiefs as insecurity keeps rising across Nigeria

PRESIDENT Muhammadu has eventually responded to the growing insecurity across Nigeria by replacing all of his four military service chiefs urging the new appointees to dedicate themselves to providing security.



Rohr considers calling up Arsenal's third choice goalie Arthur Okonkwo for Nations Cup qualifiers

ARSENAL'S teenage goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo is could be called up for Nigeria when Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr names his squad next month as the youngster recent emergence as the club's third choice keeper has caught the eye.



I have just been doing some arithmetic and realise that Nigeria needs to create about 5.2m jobs a year

Ayo Akinfe

(1) One thing I love about figures is that they never lie. Nigeria’s population is growing at a rate of 2.6% per annum, so if we want to end all this banditry, kidnapping, terrorism, armed robbery, etc, we simply need to create jobs for our youth


Abuja court dismisses charges against four #EndSARS protesters arrested for demonstrating peacefully

FOUR #EndSARS protesters have had charges brought against them by the federal government quashed today by an Abuja high court which rules that they had a constitutional right to engage in peaceful protest.



Bola Tinubu returns to Nigeria after a month abroad where it is believed he went for medical treatment

ALL Progressives Congress (APC) national leader Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has returned to Nigeria after spending a month in Europe where it was believed that he was hospitalised in Paris and also visited the UK.



Nigeria finally opts for Oxford/AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine to avoid storage problems

NIGERIAN government officials have decided to proceed with the purchase of Oxford/AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine later this year as part of its programme to combat the spread of the virus across the country.



Tension mounts in Ondo as Afenifere and ACF meet with Macban leaders and governor

TENSION is mounting across Ondo State as the seven-day deadline Governor Rotimi Akeredolu gave Fulani cattle herdsmen to vacate the local forests expired last night and the two sides are yet to thrash out an acceptable agreement.


Chelsea sack Frank Lampard and replace him with former PSG boss Thomas Tuchel

ENGLISH Premier League giants Chelsea have sacked manager Frank Lampard and replaced him with former Paris Saint Germain (PSG) and Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel in a desperate attempt to revive their title hopes.



Biden should tell Buhari that there will be no cooperation between their governments unless he signs a Nigerian Animal Husbandry Bill into law

Ayo Akinfe

(1) Six mega cattle ranches will be established across Nigeria

(2) It will become illegal for cattle to roam across Nigeria or anywhere outside designated ranches

(3) All Fulani herdsmen will be disarmed by the Nigerian government

(4) Each cattle ranch will have schools, technical colleges and bandit rehabilitation centres

(5) Each ranch will have a veterinary clinic attached to it



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