JUST IN: Boko Haram executes Adamawa CAN Chairman

The Chairman of the Adamawa State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria, Rev. Lawan Andimi, has been executed by Boko Haram. The news of the execution was broken by seasoned journalist with close contact with Boko Haram, Ahmad Salkida, on Tuesday. Salkida tweeted on his Twitter page: “To break some news items can traumatize. I’m battling with one of such. Reverend Andimi, abducted by #BokoHaram was executed yesterday. Rev. Andimi was a church leader, a father to his children and the community he served. My condolences go to his…

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Imo: Many injured as truck conveying PDP protesters tumbles in Abuja

Disaster struck on Monday during a protest by members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Abuja as a truck conveying them to venue of the demonstration tumbled, injuring many of them in the process. According to online newspaper, SaharaReporters, the incident occurred at the Transcorp Hilton Junction when the truck driver made a swift turn as the party faithful made their way to the Supreme Court complex to express their displeasure with the ruling of the court last Tuesday sacking Emeka Ihedioha as governor of Imo State. The National…

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Imo: Uche Secondus, Peter Obi lead PDP protesters in Abuja

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus and 2019 Vice Presidential candidate of the party, Peter Obi are presently leading other members of the party to demand a review of the Supreme Court Judgement that sacked Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo State. The protest march is taking place in the nation’s capital, Abuja. There is a heavy presence of security operatives on ground ostensibly to provide protection for the protestors and ensure it is no hijacked by unruly elements ready to cause trouble.

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Imo: Uche Secondus, Peter Obi lead PDP protesters in Abuja

The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Uche Secondus and 2019 Vice Presidential candidate of the party, Peter Obi are presently leading other members of the party to demand a review of the Supreme Court Judgement that sacked Emeka Ihedioha as the governor of Imo State. The protest march is taking place in the nation’s capital, Abuja. There is a heavy presence of security operatives on ground ostensibly to provide protection for the protestors and ensure it is no hijacked by unruly elements ready to cause trouble.

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Supreme Court affirms election of Gov Ganduje

The Supreme Court Monday morning affirmed the election of Abdullahi Ganduje as the Governor of Kano state. Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abba Kabir Yusuf, filed an appeal at the apex court to dispute the March 24 supplementary election held in some electoral wards in Kano State. In a unanimous judgment delivered by Justice Sylvester Ngwuta, the apex court dismissed the appeal filed by Abba Yusuf challenging the election of Governor Ganduje for lacking in merit. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared the March 9 election…

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Pipeline explosion update: Over 200 houses burnt at Abule Egba, Fagba

*People ran out of their apartments stark naked – Eyewitness By juliana Francis Over 200 buildings are believed to have been gutted by fire following twin pipeline explosions at the Fagba and Abule Egba areas of Lagos. The fire, which started this evening, was alleged to have been caused by vandals who were attempting to siphon fuel from an NNPC pipeline. According to eye witnesses, the fire has spread to u turn, Katagwa and Ilepo areas and is said to still be spreading. Another fire is also said to be…

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Pipeline explosion update: Over 200 houses burnt at Abule Egba, Fagba

*People ran out of their apartments stark naked – Eyewitness By juliana Francis Over 200 buildings are believed to have been gutted by fire following twin pipeline explosions at the Fagba and Abule Egba areas of Lagos. The fire, which started this evening, was alleged to have been caused by vandals who were attempting to siphon fuel from an NNPC pipeline. According to eye witnesses, the fire has spread to u turn, Katagwa and Ilepo areas and is said to still be spreading. Another fire is also said to be…

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Pipeline explosion update: Over 200 houses burnt at Abule Egba

*People ran out of their apartments stark naked – Eyewitness By juliana Francis Over 200 buildings are believed to have been gutted by fire following a pipeline explosion at the Abule Egba area of Lagos. The fire, which started this evening, was alleged to have been caused by vandals who were attempting to siphon fuel from an NNPC pipeline. According to eye witnesses, the fire has spread to u turn, Katagwa and Ilepo areas and is said to still be spreading. No word on casualties has so far been reported.…

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Pipeline explosion: Over 200 houses burnt at Abule Egba

By juliana Francis Over 200 buildings are believed to have been gutted by fire following a pipeline explosion at the Abule Egba area of Lagos. The fire, which started this evening, was alleged to have been caused by vandals who were attempting to siphon fuel from an NNPC pipeline. According to eye witnesses, the fire has spread to u turn, Katagwa and Ilepo areas and is said to still be spreading. No word on casualties has so far been reported. More details later…

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