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Police Charge Dino Melaye To Court For Illegal Possession Of Firearms
Revealed: Kayode Egbetokun, New CP Of Lagos State Is Tinubu’s Former Aide
A background check has shown that the newly deployed Commissioner of Police in Lagos state, Kayode Egbetokun is a former chief security officer to Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Biafra: Nnamdi Kanu Makes U-Turn, Says IPOB Will Vote In Abia, Ebonyi
‘I Forgot To Declare My Assets’ – CJN Onnoghen
ustice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), says he forgot to declare his asset.
Lagos CP, Imohimi Edgal Redeployed, Egbetokun Takes Over
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, has been redeployed by the police authorities. Naija News learned that Edgal who replaced Fatai Owoseni (now retired) in August 2017, was redeployed to the Force Headquarters in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital.
Buhari Govt Orders CJN Onnoghen To Vacate Office
Details Of South-South Governors Meeting On CJN Onnoghen’s Trial Emerges
I Will Find A Solution To Apapa Gridlock Within My First 100 Days In Office – Sanwo-Olu
Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC), has promised to find a solution to Apapa gridlock within the first 100 days of his administration, if given the mandate as government.The candidate made this known during The Platform organized Lagos governorship debate in Lagos.
Saraki Speaks On How APC Thugs, ‘Protected’ By Police Allegedly Injured His Family Members In Ilorin
Addressing reporters in Abuja yesterday, Saraki who is also the Director General of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Campaign Organisation, claimed that on Thursday, thugs allegedly belonging to the All Progressive Congress, “shielded by policemen went to my family quarters in Agbaji in Ilorin and vandalized houses, shops and inflicted wounds with matchetes on three people.”
Stop Spreading Lies About Buhari In Your Campaigns, Presidency Warns Gov. Ortom
Furthermore, the statement from the presidency on Sunday, signed by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media and Publicity), urged the people of Benue state not to be deceived by the lies against President Buhari by the governor.
Police Speak On ‘Alleged Hatred’ Of Saraki
It has also told Nigerians to disregard claim by Saraki that his life is under threat as the police had not made efforts to protect him.
Embattled Okorocha Reacts As Youths Disrupt APC Rally In Imo State
Governor Rochas Okorocha Of Imo State has expressed anger over the disruption of the Southeast zonal rally for youths and women of the All Progressive Congress, APC in the state.
Armed youths suspected to be supporters of the APC were said to be chanting the praises of APC governorship candidate, Senator Hope Uzodinma, while they attacked supporters of the Action Alliance (AA) governorship candidate, Uche Nwosu.