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XENOPHOBIA:DEMAND COMPENSATION FOR NIGERIANS KILLED IN S’AFRICA – LAGOS ASSEMBLY CHARGES FG

Assembly has demanded that the South African government be made to pay compensation to victims of the latest xenophobic attacks in the country.The lawmakers said this during parliamentary sitting where many condemned the incident and called on the Nigerian government to further prove its will by supporting its citizens abroad. Tunde Braimoh, raised the issue under …

FG SUMMONS SOUTH AFRICAN HIGH COMMISSIONER OVER XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS

The Federal Government has summoned the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Bobby Moroe, over xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. Moroe and an official of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed the development to Daily Sun in Abuja. The meeting, Moroe and the official said, was billed to commence at 11 am. The summon …

NOBODY CAN SEPARATE MIDDLE BELT FROM THE NORTH –ABUBAKAR TSAV

Middle-Belt Forum leaders have been described as noisemakers who should be ignored over their recent declaration that the Middle Belt is no longer part of the North. Making the declaration in this interview with TUNDE THOMAS, a former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, and prominent Middle Belt leader, Alhaji Abubakar Tsav said MBF leaders …

FOOD IMPORT BAN: YOU’RE ON YOUR OWN, EXPERTS TELL BUHARI, WARN AGAINST EXECUTIVE RECKLESSNESS

“Don’t give a cent to anybody to import food into the country. Foreign reserve will be conserved and utilized strictly for diversification of the economy, and not for encouraging more dependence on foreign food imports bills”, this was the instruction of President Muhammadu Buhari to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, last …

FG, LAWAN, ABARIBE, NDUME, OTHERS FLAY ATTACK ON EKWEREMADU IN GERMANY

Magnus Eze, Enugu, Fred Itua and Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Nduibuisi Orji, Abuja, Obinna Odogwu, Abakaliki and and Dickson Okafor AS widespread outrage trail the harassment and humiliation of Senator Ike Ekweremadu,  the Federal Government has called on the German authorities to ensure that the mastermind face the consequences of their actions. This is even as Senate President Ahmad …

KUDOS, KNOCKS TRAIL PRISONS NAME CHANGE

Magnus Eze, Enugu, Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa and Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja Mixed reactions have trailed the the new Nigerian Prisons Service amended bill into law,  signed by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday,  which changes the name of the Nigeria Prisons Services to Nigerian Correctional Service. In the amended law, the Nigerian Correctional Service facilities nationwide would …