• DSS mistook me for two other judges but still arrested me – Dimgba cries out

    DSS mistook me for two other judges but still arrested me – Dimgba cries out

    A Judge of the Federal High Court in Abuja, Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, has said the operatives of the Department of State Services who arrested him last week Friday mistook him for two other judges but still insisted on arresting him.

    Justice Dimgba said this in a protest letter he sent to the Chief Justice of Nigeria and the Chairman of the National Judicial Council, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, over his arrest by the DSS.

    Dimgba said he was mistaken for Justice Inyang Okoro […]

  • Many Nigerians still believe in me – Buhari

    Many Nigerians still believe in me – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari is unmoved by suggestions that his rating by Nigerians has dropped.

    He insists that the generality of Nigerians still believe in him as they did in the run up to the 2015 election that brought him to power.

    Besides, he says it is erroneous to imply that he has abandoned governance for anti-corruption war.

    Buhari, in an extensive interview with the magazine, African Leadership, declares that there is nowhere in the world where transition from an old order to a […]

  • Gaddafi’s son Saif still in prison in western Libya – Military source

    Gaddafi’s son Saif still in prison in western Libya – Military source

    Saif al-Islam, a son of the late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, remains in the prison in western Libya where he has been held since the 2011 uprising that toppled his father, a military source said on Thursday, contradicting media reports that Saif had been released.

    Since his father’s downfall, Saif has been held in Zintan, a mountainous western region, by one of the factions that began contending for power after Gaddafi was killed in 2011 and have now split the country […]

  • Femi Fani-Kayode still detained despite meeting bail conditions

    Femi Fani-Kayode still detained despite meeting bail conditions

    Read the press statement below:

    The dictatorial, vengeful, vindictive and scurrilous use of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by the APC-led federal government to achieve sinister purposes against vocal individuals and members of the opposition has once again played itself out in the macabre continued detention of Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, 5 days after fulfilling all his bail conditions.

    We are appalled by this risible development but not surprised at all by it because that has been the hallmark of this […]