February 7, 2019

Lagos, Kwara, Katsina, Other States Get New Commissioners Of Police [READ MORE]

  THE POLICE SERVICE COMMISSION (PSC) HAS APPROVED THE APPOINTMENT AND DEPLOYMENT OF 37 COMMAND COMMISSIONERS OF POLICE FOR THE 36 STATES OF THE FEDERATION AND THE FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY ABUJA. Their appointment came following recommendation by the acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu to the Commission. With the approval, Lagos, Kwara, Kogi and other states now have new Commissioners of Police while the Commissioners of Police in charge of FCT, Borno and few other states’ appointment were revalidated. With the approval, CP Mu’azu Zubairu will take over from CP Edgal Imohimi as the new Commissioner of Police Lagos State. Details of the approval and deployment is contained [Read]

US Will Vehemently Monitor Nigeria Election And Its Outcomes — CIA [READ MORE]

  The United States Central Intelligence Agency, (CIA) has said that the United State of America will through satellite monitor Nigeria election and its outcome with promise to impose sanctions and visa denials to anyone culpable of election malpractices. The Republican reports that the American agency also raised the alarm of influx of foreigners from Chad, Niger, Cameroon, Sudan, into Nigeria for the purpose of aiding electoral malpractices. Read the CIA findings below: “Over the past few weeks, we have recorded within the Chad, Niger area, a massive movement of mercenary and weapons. From our findings, we discovered that majority of the thugs and mercenaries including the possession of light [Read]

Man Charges Parents To Court For Giving Birth To Him “Without His Consent” [READ MORE]

A 27-YEAR-OLD MAN IS TAKING HIS PARENTS TO COURT FOR GIVING BIRTH TO HIM “WITHOUT HIS CONSENT.” Raphael Samuel has argued that despite his “great relationship” with his family, he cannot bear the thought that giving birth to him is synonymous with “kidnapping and slavery.” Samuel who is originally from Mumbai is an “anti-natalist” and argues that it is unfair to subject a child to the “rigmarole” of life because their parents chose to have fun. In an interview with The Print, he said “I love my parents, and we have a great relationship, but they had me for their joy and their pleasure. ‘”My life has been amazing, but [Read]

Body Bag Comment: El-Rufai Spoke in National Interest – Presidency [READ MORE]

  Garba Shehu, presidential spokesman, has defended Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, who came under heavy criticism on Wednesday over his comment on an NTA programme. NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that El-Rufai had said foreigners planning to intervene in the elections will leave in “body bags”. The comment prompted the reaction of the European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) which vowed that its observers would not be deterred in carrying out their duties. In a statement, Shehu said having made a clarification on the comments he earlier made on the role of other countries and bodies in elections, there was no need dragging the issue further. “We have [Read]

2019 Polls: PDP Condemns El-Rufai for issuing death threat to foreigners [READ MORE]

  The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the Governor of Kaduna state, Nasir El-Rufai for allegedly threatening foreigners in the forthcoming 2019 general elections. Governor El – Rufai has slammed the United States, United Kingdom and European Union’s reactions to President Muhammadu Buhari’s suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, as “most irresponsible”. According to him, they cannot dictate to the Federal Government. Onnoghen was suspended over alleged false asset declaration . The US , UK and EU had questioned the legality of Onnoghen ’s suspension by Buhari without the input of the National Assembly. They also faulted the timing of the CJN ’s suspension against [Read]