Kaduna State government comes up with new Draconian conditions that El-Zakzaky must meet

KADUNA State government has announced that it will appeal the recent court decision ordering the security services to release the leader of the Shiite Islamic Movement of Nigerian (IMN) Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky to enable him go abroad for medical treatment.

 

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SSS obtains court order empowering it to detain Sowore for 45 days until September 21

STATE Security Service (SSS) officials have secured a high court ruling permitting them to detain Sahara Reporters publisher and former presidential candidate Omoyele Sowore for 45 days.

 

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We should be ashamed of the fact that Nigeria has not given the world a tropical breakfast cereal 

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) Today is August 8. On this day in 1898, a gentleman known as Will Kellogg invented a cereal known as Corn Flakes, which has gone on to become the world’s most popular breakfast cereal 

(2) Today, Kellogg employs about 33,000 people and has an annual turnover of about $13bn. What does it do? Kellogg converts cereals into breakfast packages. Kellogg now has other products like Pringles, Cheez-It Crackers, Pop Tarts, etc 

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Ambode faces possible EFCC prosecution after court freezes account with N10bn in it

FORMER Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode is facing the prospect of prosecution by anti-graft authorities after a Lagos federal high court ordered the freezing of N9.9bn ($27.3m) belonging to the state government that was amassed under his watch.

 

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Nnamdi Kanu calls on his supporters to join the fight for Sowore and El-Zakzaky's freedom

INDIGENOUS People of Biafra (Ipob) leader Nnamdi Kanu has called on all his supporters to come to the rescue of Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore and Shiite leader Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky who are facing persecution at the hands of the government.

 

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Buhari to swear-in his new cabinet on August 21 after two-day induction retreat

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is to swear-in the new members of his cabinet at a special ceremony on Wednesday August 21 in Abuja after they have gone through a two-day induction course taking place on the 19th and 20th.

 

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Leon Balogun to miss out on Brighton's Premier League opening day fixture against Watford

SUPER Eagles centreback Leon Balogun will miss Brighton's opening match against Watford on Saturday after new manager Graham Potter decided to give him an extended break due to his participation in this summer's African Cup of Nations.

 

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High court denied DSS application to detain Sowore for 90 days as Falana plans calling Buhari as a witness

FORMER presidential candidate and Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore will have to either be released soon or charged after an Abuja high court rejected a federal government plea to detail him for 90 days.

 

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Nigeria needs you today if she is going to get out of her current rut

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) Today is August 7. It was on this day in 1914 that the famous poster in which General Horacio Kitchener the UK secretary of war went viral. It was a clarion call for all Britons to support the war effort and defeat Germany. His call was heeded by all and sundry 

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Awori monarchs claim their people are being marginalised in the running of Lagos State

MEMBERS of the indigenous Awori community in Lagos State have lamented the fact that they are being marginalised in the running of the government despite being the original owners of the land on which Lagos is built.

 

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