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Man Sues Airline Operator Over Rights Violation

Man Sues Airline Operator Over Rights Violation

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Monday adjourned till November 6, 2014 for further hearing in the fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by Mr. Jacob Ajumale against United Airline and the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Ajumale has dragged the two defendants to court demanding $100m and N100m respectively from them as damages. The applicant, through his lawyer, Mr. ... Read More »

Bunkering ; NSCDC arrests 60-year-old woman, four others for oil theft

Bunkering ; NSCDC arrests 60-year-old woman, four others for oil theft

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Bayelsa State Command, has arrested a 60-year-old mother of 15 children for offences bordering on crude oil theft. The suspect, identified as Victoria Sorkibulor, popularly called Mama Militant, was arrested at Fish Town, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area by a special team of the corps. Sorkibulor was on Monday paraded at the command of ... Read More »

Nigeria & Senegal Contained Ebola Outbreak says WHO

Nigeria & Senegal Contained Ebola Outbreak says WHO

 Two out  of the five countries affected by the world’s worst ever Ebola outbreak are managing to halt the spread of the disease, the World Health Organization said on Monday, although the overall death toll rose to 2,793 out of 5,762 cases. “On the whole, the outbreaks in Senegal and Nigeria are pretty much contained,” a WHO statement said. There ... Read More »

Why Tambuwal Shunned PDP NEC Meeting —Reports

Why Tambuwal Shunned PDP NEC Meeting —Reports

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Aminu Tambuwal, shunned last Thursday’s National Executive Committee meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party to evade the decision of the party to endorse President Goodluck Jonathan as its sole 2015 presidential candidate, REPORTS  has learnt. Findings showed that Tambuwal was in Abuja throughout Thursday and was even meeting with the national leadership ... Read More »

Jonathan To Determine Sambo’s Fate —PDP

Jonathan To Determine Sambo’s Fate —PDP

President Goodluck Jonathan is to determine if he will be running with his deputy, Alhaji Namadi Sambo, during the 2015 presidential election or not, the ruling Peoples Democratic Party has said. But the party however added that since both men had been working together harmoniously since they assumed office more than three years ago, the President might not drop him. ... Read More »

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