Sahara Reporters Archive for October 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

APC Youths Protest At Party Secretariat, Demand Oyegun's Removal

Bayelsa State Records 5 Confirmed Cases Of Monkeypox

Kenyan President Kenyatta Declared Winner In Repeat Poll

Lagos Airport Passengers Compelled To Use Stella Oduah’s Multi-Story Parking Garage

Nigerian Government Reinstates Folashade Kolawole As Code Of Conduct Bureau Secretary Through Back Door

President Buhari Formally Sacks Suspended SGF Babachir Lawal, Appoints Boss Mustapha As New SGF

Former Trump Campaign Manager, Paul Manafort, Charged For Conspiracy Against U.S.

ECOWAS Court Awards N88bn Damages Against Nigerian Government Over Civil War Landmines In The SouthEast

Nigeria Police Summons Senator Omisore Over Assault On Late Senator Adeleke

President Buhari's Supporters To Hold Solidarity Rally Demanding Abba Kyari's Sack

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Group Accuses Police Of Covering Up Rape Of 14-year Old Girl By Mobile Policeman

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Sokoto Bye-Election: Accreditation, Voting Ongoing

Gov. El-Rufai Vows To Appeal Judgment Awarding N40 Million To Chocolate City Boss

Massive Power Blackout Cause Panic At Eko Hotel Venue Of Bukola Saraki’s Multi-billion Naira Daughter’s Wedding

Friday, October 27, 2017

Ajumogobia Lied In Order To Evade EFCC Investigators - Witness

Ondo: Suspected Armed Robber Who Attacked Skye Bank Nabbed In Edo State

Sen. Akanbi In Shouting Match With Bi-Courtney Over MMA2 Agreement

Bayelsa Police Corporal Shot, Killed 13yrs Old Boy In Alleged Mere Argument

How Inaction By Nigerian Air Force Caused The Untimely Death Of Army Officer, 8 Soldiers In Boko Haram Attack In Yobe

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Kenya Election: Voting Postponed By Boycott

Former Aviation Minister Says Airport Officials Allow Him To Breach Security As A ‘Show Of Camaraderie’

Armed Robbers Storm Skye Bank In Ondo, Kill Two Policemen

Armed Robbers Storm Sky Bank In Ondo, Kill Two Policemen

Assault And Violence: Students Group Urges Rights Commission To Take Action Against Policemen And Thugs Loyal To Senator Saraki

Kwara Council Polls: PDP, 3 Other Parties Take KWASIEC, Governor Ahmed To Court

Navy To Deploy 7 Ships, 37 Patrol Boats For Operation `Octopusgrip’ In Bayelsa, Delta

Air Peace Staff Caught With Stolen Vault

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

PDP Lacks Moral Authority To Attack President Buhari Over Maina - Presidency

Oby Ezekwesili Condemns Nigerian Federal Government On Maina Reinstatement

How SEC Director-General Illegally Paid Self Severance Benefit, Awarded Contracts To His Companies

Wife of Boko Haram Leader, Shekau, Killed In Military Strike

Nigerian Prison Inmates To Start Voting In 2019 - INEC

Nigerian Federal Government Ordered Us To Take Over Arik Air To Prevent Collapse – AMCON

Another 257 Nigerians Return From Libya

Director's Suicide Forces Reps To Probe Salary Non-Payment In Kogi State

Celebrity Makeup Artist, Banke Meshida Lawal, Locks Up Staff After Resignation, Accuses Them Of N27m Theft

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

PDP May Move Against Governor Fayose

Herdsmen Kidnap Former Divisional Police Officer In Edo State, Demand N25m Ransom

Armed Bandits Rob Air Peace Office In Akure, Cart Away Vault Containing Millions Of Naira

Southern Governors To Use Proposed Constitutional Amendment To Achieve Devolution Of Power

#OurMumuDonDo Activists Mock Buhari Over Maina's Sacking

Monday, October 23, 2017

Ondo State Police Rearrest Armed Robber

Liberian Election: George Weah Visits Nigerian Pastor Ahead Of November 7 Runoff

Billionaire Kidnapper Evans’ Lawyer Frustrates Lagos State’s Attempt To Arraign Him On Fresh Charges

Buhari Orders Fugitive Maina’s Disengagement From The Civil Service, As Osinbajo Orders EFCC To Fish Him Out

President Buhari Returns To Abuja From Turkey

Court Orders Police To Pay N2 Million in Damages To Evans In-Law

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Many State Governments Would Have Collapsed Without Restructuring, Says Falana

17 Nigerian Governors To Meet On Monday

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Journalists Covering APC Unity Meeting Escape Death At Emerhor's Residence

1,271 Fail Nigerian Law School Exam, 29 Make First Class

APC’s Anti Corruption Crusade Is A Joke And A Prank, Says NCP

Friday, October 20, 2017

Buhari Has Lost The Trust Of The People, Says UK-Based Activist Kayode Ogundamisi

Former First Lady Patience Jonathan's Security Details Allegedly Beat Up Deputy Director Of FCT On Her Property

N9.7bn NAF Fraud: I Take Orders from My Principal – Dikko's Finance Director

APC Party Fulfills Promise, Pays $2bn To Complete Second Niger Bridge

Obama Returns To Campaign Trail Since Departure From White House

Kebbi Accountant-General, Dakingari’s Acquittal Upturned, Bags 70 Years Over N1.6bn Fraud

Ambode Swears In Justice Oke As New Chief Judge Of Lagos

Six Die, Scores Wounded As Boko Haram Terrorists Ambush Army Commanding Officer’s Convoy

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Groups Meet To Deliberate On Protection For Whistleblowers In Nigeria

GO Of Mountain Of Fire And Miracles Ministries Daniel Olukoya Falsely Claims Residence of US State Of Maryland

Airport Concession: Nigerian Government Agrees To Expand Scope Of Work – Union Leader

Governor Of Abia State Lifts Curfew In Aba

President Buhari Approves Payment Of Pensions To Retired Biafran Police Officers

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Why Atiku’s Son Was Released From Prison - Keyamo

NGO Advises Nigerians To Steer Clear Of Libya

A River Can't Flow Back, Atiku Can't Be Nigeria's President - Joe Igbokwe Says Atiku is Too Corrupt

Soldiers Invade Militants’ Camp In Delta State; Recover Ammunition, Destroy Shrines

Court Adjourns Sule Lamido's trial to November 15

SEC Bans Sale Of Oando Shares

Kenyan Election Official Flees To US

Fresh Corruption Scandal Hits Presidency

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Ondo State Poly Lecturers Suspend Seven-Week Strike

UNN, AIFCE Deny Allegations Of Certificate Racketeering

Somalia Appeals For Blood To Treat Victims From Blast

Police Clear Davido Of All Murder Allegations

Parents Withdraw Children From Ondo State Schools Over False Rumors Of Deadly Vaccines

Buhari In Emergency Meeting With Governors

Corruption By The Buhari Regime: Civil Society Groups Begin Sit-Out In Abuja, Call For Detailed Probe

Court Orders, Senator Abaribe, Others To Explain Kanu’s Whereabouts

Monday, October 16, 2017

Liberia: Runoff Between Weah, Boakai Slated For November 7

WHO Confirms Outbreak Of Monkeypox In Bayelsa State As Patient Commits Suicide At Quarantine Center

Shell Executives Charged In OPL 245 Bribery Case

EFCC Obtains Forfeiture Order Of N1.96b Against Oil Company Linked To Ugo-Ngadi, Wagbatsoma

Pius Adesanmi, Other Nigerians Slam Imo State Governor For Honoring Zuma

N2.6 Billion Fraud: Court Dismisses No Case Submission Of Ex-NIMASA DG, Akpobolokemi

Sunday, October 15, 2017

#OurMumuDonDo To Begin Daily Sit-Out On Tuesday

CSNAC Condemns Zuma's Visit To Nigeria

Group Condemns Sexual Abuse, Molestation Against Women In Ondo State

Over 200 Killed In Twin Bombings In Somalia

Lagos CP Edgal Imohimi Caught In High Stakes Politics Involving IGP, Okiro, Nigerian Senate

Delta State APC Leaders Council Calls For Impeachment Of Okowa Over Corrupt Practices

Malabu Oil Deal: Investigators Reveal Roles Played By Obasanjo, Russian Pres. Putin, Gusau, Etete, And Ex House Of Rep Member, Bature

Saturday, October 14, 2017

I'm Not Grooming My Son For Kwara- Saraki

Boko Haram Fighters Surrender In Northern Cameroon​

Friday, October 13, 2017

Former World Bank Vice President Oby Ezekwesili Chides Femi Adesina, Advises President Buhari To Retrain His Media Team

Court Orders Temporary Forfeiture Of N1.4bn Paris Club Funds Laundered By Senate President Bukola Saraki And His Aides

Court Forfeits N1.4bn Paris, London Club Funds Laundered By Senate President Bukola Saraki And His Aides

Parents Of Expelled Redeemer's University Student Leader Threaten Legal Action Against Varsity

Federal High Court Jails 45 Boko Haram Suspects

Update: George Weah Continues To Lead Polls In Liberia's Election

Over 200 UNILAG Law Students Barred From Writing Examination Over Class Attendance

Buhari’s Discussion With World Bank Boss Twisted – Presidency

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Soccer Star And VP Both Claim Lead For Victory In Liberian Vote

Kogi Governor Planning To Kill Me, Alleges PDP Youth Coordinator, Austin Okai

President Buhari Reappoints Orji As Sovereign Wealth Fund MD, Approves Chiroma As Nigerian Law School DG

I Gave Approvals For Financing Arrangements, Not Contracts - Osinbajo

Bi-Courtney: FAAN Owes Us N200bn, Unions Are Lying

Kenya Bans Protests In Cities In Midst Of Election Crisis

Independence Day Bombing: Jonathan Wanted Me To Implicate IBB, El-Rufai -Charles Okah

Four Suicide Bombers Die On A Failed Mission in Maiduguri

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

AUDIO: The Reason I Hate Working With Buhari - Tijanni Zangon Daura

Five High School Students Drown During Excursion On River Kaduna

Ondo State Police Recover Stolen Range Rover, Parade Suspected Criminals

Nigerian Immigration Arrests Two Ghanaians Using Lagos Airport For Human Trafficking

Nigerian Army Stops Medical Outreach In Anambra

NDLEA Confirms Arrests Of NAHCO, SAHCOL Staff Over Drug Peddling At Lagos Airport

Attempt To Kidnap Journalist By Nwaoboshi Thugs, Council Chairman Foiled

Boko Haram Is Forcing More Girls In The Restive North Out Of School

Kenyan Law Professor Says Buhari Is Surrounded By Thieves, Fighting Corruption Alone

Delta Airlines To Commence Direct Flights From New York To Lagos

Eminem Lashes Out At Trump With Freestyle Rap Video

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Liberians Still Hope For Peace As They Vote

Kenyan Opposition Leader Withdraws From Presidential Poll

Court Orders Police To Produce Evans’ Brother-In-Law

Airport Concessioning: Unions Accuse Bi-Courtney Of Owing FAAN N2bn, Threaten Strike

Suspected Ritualists Caught In Akure With Fresh Human Parts, Weapons

We'll Not Persecute Suspected Boko Terrorists, Says Justice Binta Nyarko

Monday, October 09, 2017

Kachikwu Met Only Aides, Not Buhari, During Aso Rock Visit On Friday - Sources

NUJ Dissociates Self From Illegal ‘Senator Of The Year Award’ For Dino Melaye

After Sacking Over 90 Magistrates And Attorneys, Ondo Acting Chief Judge Declares Seats Vacant, Begins Recruiting Replacements

Workers Shut Down Delta Line, Asaba-Benin-Onitsha Expressway Over Sackings, Non-Payment Of Salaries

Nelly Denies Rape Allegations

Former Chief Of Army Staff, Victor Malu, Is Dead

Sunday, October 08, 2017

Lagos Airport Received 4,281 Nigerian Deportees In First Half Of 2017 – Report

NDLEA Arrests 13 Drug Traffickers, Including NAHCO, SAHCOL Staff

Nigeria Vs. Zambia: Five Feared Dead In Uyo Stadium

Federal High Court Reshuffles Judges To Clear Criminal, Corruption Cases

Saturday, October 07, 2017

Nigeria Qualifies For 2018 FIFA World Cup In Russia

Friday, October 06, 2017

Monkeypox Cases Spread To Rivers State

Monkeypox Cases In Bayelsa Rises To 13, Patients Responding To Treatment- Health Commissioner

Tiwa Savages Comment On Gender Equality Stirs Debate On Twitter

“Monkeypox” Virus: Bayelsa Residents Avoid Handshakes

CACOL Demands Removal Of Wole Olanipekun, JB Dauda From Corruption Case Monitoring Committee

N81m Fraud: Court Dismisses Justice Nganjiwa's Application For Stay of Proceedings

Fashola To Represent Buhari At Nigeria's Zambia Match

Diezani’s Election Bribe Bonanza: I Benefited N30 Million, INEC Official Christian Nwosu Says

Nnamdi Kanu’s Former Lawyer Says IPOB Played Into Nigeria Gov't Hands, Lauds S/East Governors' Proscription Of Group’s Activities

Minister Of State For Oil Ibe Kachikwu In Closed door Meeting With Buhari Over Leaked Memo

Thursday, October 05, 2017

Senior Advocate Threatens Disciplinary Action Against Young Lawyer

Two Bag Five Years Imprisonment For N18 Million Fraud

Davido Fans Attack Nollywood Actress After Accusing Him Of Murder

Buhari Already Amassing Money For Second Term Campaign, PDP Alleges

2017 MTV EMA Awards: Davido And Wizkid Battle For Best African Act

Air Peace Beefs Up Security At Lagos Airport Over Threat To Disruption Of Operations

President Buhari Nominates New CBN Deputy Governor, Members Of Monetary Policy Committee

Former Chief Of Air Staff Amosu’s Surety Seeks To Withdraw From Surety Agreement

NSCDC Nab Two Culprits For Kidnapping Baby In Ondo State

Updated: INEC Releases Timetables For Osun, Ekiti Gubernatorial Elections

INEC Releases Timetable For Osun State Gubernatorial Election

Qualified Teachers Abandon Niger State

Police Arrest 2 Officers Selling Guns To Robbers, Kidnappers

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Davido Denies Involvement In Friend's Death

10 Quarantined As Monkeypox Virus Hits Bayelsa State

Court Throws Out Senator Nwaoboshi’s Quest To Upturn Forfeiture Order

Kwara State Residents Rally For Good Governance, Protest Against Saraki

EFCC Re-arrests Permanent Secretary Within Court Premises Over Involvement In N10bn SURE-P Fraud

Teenager Who Escaped Police Detention Sentenced To 40 Strokes Of The Cane, 6 Weeks Of Community Service

Police Introduce Community Football Competition In Enugu State

Nnamdi Kanu’s Lawyer Says South East Politicians Are Cowards

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Senator Melaye’s Recall Process: INEC Waiting For Decision of Appeal Court, Commissioner Says

N21bn Fraud: Witness Reveals How Amosu Built Hospital With Stolen NAF Funds

IPOB Accuses Nigerian Army, Abia Governor Of Plan To Frame, Kill Members

IPOB Accuses Nigerian Army, Abia Governor Of Plan Framing

President Buhari Receives Governor Obiano In Abuja, Promises Free, Fair Elections In Anambra State

N1.64bn Fraud: EFCC Challenges Ex-Taraba Gov Nyame’s Testimony In Court

Dereliction Takes Over Only Public Secondary School In Oworonshoki Area

Arrested Boko Haram Terrorist Had Planned To Strike In Ondo State

Minister Of State Ibe Kachiukwu Writes President Buhari, Complains Of Humiliation By NNPC Group Managing Director

MAUSTECH Students Storm Ogun State Governor's Office Over Exam Delay

American Musician Tom Petty Dies At 66

Lawyers Petition Inspector General Of Police Over Sam Chukwu, Police Officer Wanted In Kidnap, Murder Case

Monday, October 02, 2017

Nigeria @57: Youths Urged To Speak Up, Hold Leaders Accountable

National Assembly Has Become An Obstacle To Restructuring, Says Professor Eghosa Osaghae

Catalonia Nears Independence After Referendum

‘Kleptocracy Tour’ In London Exposes Properties Purchased With Laundered Funds Owned By Saraki, Alison-Madueke, Others

Las Vegas Gunman Identified As Death Toll Rises To 50

Sunday, October 01, 2017

Court Fixes October 9 For Hearing On Bankruptcy Charges Against Jimoh Ibrahim

Nigeria Risks Implosion Without Restructuring - Dickson

Fleeing Boko Haram Member Arrested In Ondo State

Nigerian Army Troops Ambush Boko Haram Fighters

Police, Army Block Anglophone Cameroon Protest

We Will Not Allow Advocacy For The Dismemberment Of Nigeria - Buhari

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