• Why we are holding town hall meetings – Minister explains

    Why we are holding town hall meetings – Minister explains

    The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said the town hall meetings being held across the country by the Federal Government provides an avenue for both the government and the governed to exchange ideas, thus fostering good governance.

    “It’s not so much about the government explaining its programmes and policies but also about those who are governed expressing their satisfaction or dissatisfaction.

    “What I found today is that there is a lot of misconception and prejudices, which this kind […]

  • Why we are “detaining” 7-year-old boy – Enugu Police Commissioner shares reasons

    Why we are “detaining” 7-year-old boy – Enugu Police Commissioner shares reasons

    The Enugu State Commissioner of Police, Emmanuel Ojukwu, Tuesday gave reasons why a 7-year-old boy has remained in police custody for over six weeks now.

    It was gathered that Chibuike Miracle Oramalu was arrested on the 30th of May, 2016, after he mistakenly fired a shot from a gun, killing another teenager in a neighbouring compound.

    His detention has since been attracting protests from civil society organizations.

    The primary 2 pupil, had on Sunday, the 29th day of May 2016, at their residence […]