Promise Uzoma Okoro, a blogger, popularly known as “PUO” has raised the alarm over an alleged threat to his life by Justice K.N Ogbonnaya, a Judge of the Federal Capital Territory High Court.
Okoro, who runs Puoreports, an online channel, alleged that the threat followed claims by the Judge that he blackmailed her over a case with suit No. FCT/HB/BW/ M 90/16, between Rev. Prof. Paul Emeka and the Incorporated Trustees of the Assemblies of God Nigeria.
The blogger claimed that the judge […]
A one-day workshop organised by Cleen Foundation, in association with a Canadian organisation at Mbalano, in Isukwuato Local Government Area of Abia State, has identified the incessant clashes between farmers and herdsmen as a threat to food security and economic prosperity of the nation.
The workshop, which was organised to seek ways on how to foster lasting peace, friendship and understanding among farmers, villagers and herdsmen in all parts of the state gave participants the opportunity to bare their minds on […]
The Jesus look-alike who caused a stampede after he was spotted walking barefooted in the downtown Nairobi on Wednesday, has come out to react to a crucifixion threat.
Many might be assuming he is a beggar wandering around the country to seek help, but the Jesus look-alike is actually a traveler, whose name is Daniel Christos from Perth in Australia.
Friday, he took to his Facebook account to share a snapshot, where a Facebook user (Mook Carter III), hilariously said they are […]
According to reports, the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, yesterday vowed to resist any form of intimidation and threat from any quarters in the December 10 Rivers rerun.
He promised the All Progressive Congress (APC) will match whatever antics and strategies deployed by the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Governor Nyesom Wike during the exercise.
He also said all candidates of the APC must win at all costs, urging supporters never to succumb to the threats and intimidation of Wike.
The former […]
It was gathered that the Head of Maritime Environment, Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Cross River state, Mr. Auta Nicodemus Walbe has raised alarm over attempts by suspected assassins to eliminate him.
Walbe told reporters in Calabar that the assassins have been on his trail for about three years, making life unbearable for him.
According to him, though he does not want to “expose the crux of the matter on the pages of newspapers”, the matter involved deep level of […]
Not comfortable with the manner security operatives raided homes of some judges last weekend, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State on Sunday cautioned the nation’s security apparatus to operate within the confines of the law.
Okowa described the invasion of the judges’ homes as an act of intimidation against the judiciary, adding that the action was a threat to democracy and the rule of law.
He spoke in Asaba during the thanksgiving mass to kick-off the 2016/2017 legal year of the state […]
Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has described the invasion of residences of five judges, including those of two Justices of the Supreme Court – Justice Walter Onnoghen and Justice Sylvester Ngwuta – by armed men of the Department of State Service and reported arrest as a direct assault on the judiciary.
Onnoghen is the second in command and in line to succeed the outgoing Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Muhammad.
Addressing journalists on Saturday in Ado Ekiti, Fayose, said “It should […]
According to reports, the All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State has berated Governor Ayodele Fayose for imposing a ban on workers and government’s agencies from transacting business with Ecobank and Zenith Bank over private affairs that have no bearing with state matters.
The APC described Faye’s action as a threat to the state’s economy and disservice to the state’s indigenes who stand the risk of losing their jobs in the banks.
Fayose had last week instructed all government’s Ministries, Departments and Agencies, […]
According to reports, the continued manufacture, distribution and consumption of tobacco by Nigerians, including children and adolescents have been identified as the major cause of many health issues and deaths currently experienced by Nigerians.
The Chairman of Safety Net for Children (SNC), a non-governmental organisation championing the good health of children and adolescents in the country, Mr. Akomas Brent, said such diseases and deaths are avoidable if tobacco and other tobacco products are prohibited in the country.
According to him, that was […]
Mr Ademola Odunade, the President of a Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan, on Monday dissolved a 14 year-old marriage between Idayat and her husband, Wasiu Amusa, for threat to life.
Odunade held that if protection of life was important to the court, hence the need to grant the request made by Idayat.
He, therefore, put an end to the union between Idayat and Amusa in the interest of peace.
The court awarded custody of the last child to Idayat and directed Amusa to […]
The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, says the activities of the #BringBackOurGirls group has become troublesome and a threat to the public and should be controlled from now on.
IGP Idris, who stated this when the National Council for Women Societies visited him yesterday, said “the activities of the BBOG in Abuja, the nations capital recently is becoming worrisome and a threat to public peace and order.
“The #BringBackOurGirls protagonist must understand that in their exercise of their rights, they […]