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Opposition parties celebrate IGP’s retirement with birthday cake


Opposition political parties on the platform of the Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday cut a cake to celebrate the retirement of the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. The coalition’s spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, told journalists in Abuja that the cutting of the cake was meant to symbolise the end …

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Activist Deji Adeyanju remanded in prison till Feb 6

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A Kano magistrate’s court has remanded the convener of Concerned Nigerians Deji Adeyanju, in prison till February, 2019. The presiding magistrate, Hassan Fagge, ordered that Adeyanju be kept in prison after he was arraigned by the Nigeria Police Force, according to TheCable. Fagge said that the court lacked the power …

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You are desperate, FG counters Atiku

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The Federal Government has described as ‘an act of desperation’ a statement credited to the Peoples Democratic Party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, that “killings will continue if President Muhammadu Buhari is re-elected.’’ The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, stated the government position at a media briefing on Thursday …

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PDP alleges fresh ‘plot’ to use police, DSS to remove Saraki


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has claimed that there was a fresh plot to use the Police and the Department of State Services (DSS) to forcefully remove the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, from office. The party also condemned what it termed continuous clampdown, harassment, intimidation, arrest and detention of members …

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Why We Arrested Deji Adeyanju- Police

  The Nigeria Police has given reason why it arrested political activist Deji Adeyanju and two others. According a statement released and signed by DCP Jimoh Moshood, the police accused Deji and his group of criminal conspiracy, inciting public disturbance, public nuisance and many others. The statement in full: The …

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Deji Adeyanju Arrested For Leading A Peaceful Protest

  The police on Wednesday arrested Deji Adeyanju, an activist and convener of Concerned Nigerians. He was arrested in Abuja during a protest tagged: “Police Are Not Politicians, Save Our Democracy” at the force headquarters. Deji was picked up alongside two others in front of force headquarters in the nation’s …

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