US embassy suspends consular services and appointments in Abuja till further notice

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The United States Embassy has suspended consular services and appointments in Abuja till further notice. It explained that appointments for visa and for American citizen services have also been put on hold temporarily.   Consular operations in Lagos were, however, not affected, the mission said in a statement on its website […]

Kano state government uncovers $1million allegedly stashed in Ukraine by ex-state governor, Rabiu Kwankwaso

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Kano state government says it has discovered the sum of over $1 million allegedly paid by former governor, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso to a University in Ukraine where no Kano state student was studying. According to The Nation, the senior Special Assistant to Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Higher Education, Dr. Hussaini Akilu […]

Bukola Saraki- I call on Mr. President to immediately institute a judicial panel of inquiry to the DSS siege of the National Assembly

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Almost a week after the siege on the National Assembly by operatives of the DSS, the senate president Bukola Saraki has called on President Buhari to institute an independent judicial panel of inquiry to investigate the matter.   According to him, ‘the very serious questions about last Tuesday’s siege on the National […]

Senator Dino Melaye Confirms He Was Not Abducted But Spent 11 Hours On A Tree

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Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District, was widely assumed to have been abducted after his associates claimed he ran into unknown assailants as he travelled towards Kogi State.   News of the purported abduction spread quickly, and many started drawing divergent conclusions as to what might have happened. Several […]