Sahara Reporters Archive for January 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Kenya's Raila Odinga 'Inaugurates' Himself As President

I Was Suspended Because I Did Not Stop Probe of Oando, Suspended DG Gwarzo Tells Committee

Court Remands Bizman In Prison Custody For Alleged N9m Fraud

NTA Communications Bars Staff From Engaging With News Report

Kwara: Pro-Democracy Group Kicks Against Assembly's Move To Restrict Media Freedom

Apostle Suleman Told Me To Make False Confession Against The Nigerian Gov't, Says Stephanie Otobo In A New Video

Monday, January 29, 2018

Amnesty International Brands Nigeria’s Response To Fulani Herdsmen Violence Inadequate, Reveals 717 Killed In Less Than 2 Years

Nigerian Govt Deports Cameroonian Separatist Leaders

Protest As PDP Senator ‘Orders Aide To Slap’ National Assembly Worker

Senator Kwankwaso Blinks, Suspends Kano Visit Planned Tomorrow

Group Tells SGF To Stop Okiro From Parading Himself As Police Service Commission Chairman

Kwara APC Caucus Tells Gov. Ahmed, Other Intending Defectors To Quit Party Quickly

Group Demands Probe Of Police Service Commission Chair, Mike Okiro, For Fraud

Five Crushed To Death In Ondo Market Accident

Benue Killings Federal Government Set To Deploy Decisive Military Force Against Herdsmen

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Nigerian Troops Kill 7 Boko Haram Members, Injure Hundreds In Sambisa Fores

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Protesting Youths Of Ahoada Shut Transmission Station, Cause Outage In Bayelsa

Police Free 2 South Africans From Abductors In Kaduna

NDLEA Arrests Single Mother With Drugs At Abuja Airport, Says Couriers Prefer Ethiopian Airlines

Stephanie Otobo Retracts Her Claims, Says She Was Paid To Defame Apostle Suleman

Friday, January 26, 2018

Buhari Signs Eight Bills Into Law

UK Authority, Ground Handler Sabotaging Our London Flights - Med-View Airline

Suspected Boko Haram Attacker Arrested In Germany

Police Told Kano State Former Governor, Rabiu Kwakanso To Shelve Visit To The State

How Customs Official Paid N12 Million Into Justice Ajumogobia’s Account- Prosecution Witness

Ex-Militants Protest In Ondo, Tag Amnesty Program As ‘Fake’ To Score Political Gains

In Open Standoff With Buhari, Plateau State Gov. Denies Creation Of Cattle Colonies

Rivers Youths Destroy Power Line To Bayelsa State

$21bn Oil Revenue Loss To IOCs: Offshore Spreadsheets At Dawn

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Buhari's Chief Of Staff, Abba Kyari, Schemes To Make Tainted Former Aso Savings Director CBN Deputy Governor

Evans Wants Seized Trucks Allegedly Bought With Proceed Of Crime Released To Him

Ex-NIMASA D.G., Akpobolokemi Denies Looting N2.6bn From NIMASA

Yoruba Leaders Reject Cattle Colonies, Ask FG To Declare Herdsmen Terrorists

Seven Governors, 20 Senators, Others For Obasanjo’s Coalition For Nigeria

Five Dead As Lassa Fever Hits Ondo State

New Party, ANRP, Accepts Obasanjo’s Call For Fresh Coalition; Expresses Readiness To Meet Him

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

We Have Taken The Admonition…, FG Replies Obasanjo

NIS Recruitment Scam: EFCC Seeks Forfeiture of Properties Acquired with Proceeds

Mike Ozekhome Fights To Keep His Brief As Lawyer of Fictitious Companies

EFCC Arrests Varsity Student For Internet Fraud

Lawyer Refuses To Testify Against Client In Ex-Abia State Governor’s Trial

Bi-Courtney Lied About GAT At Lagos Airport, FAAN Insists

Boko Haram Slit Throat Of 1 Civilian, Stole 167 Cows

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Apostle Sulaiman: Magistrate Hands-off Suit

Nigerian Airlines Kick Over Plan Of Federal Government To Open Sky To Other African Airlines

Protesting Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Students Destroy School’s ICT Building Over Management Policy Of ‘No School Fees, No Exams’

Go And Rest! Former President Obasanjo Issues A Statement Asking Buhari Not To Seek Second Term

Police Detain #BringBackOurGirls Leader, Oby Ezekwesili

Former Chief Justice Of Nigeria, Dahiru Musdapher Is Dead

Sea Robbers Attack, Kill Two Marine Policemen in Bayelsa

Herdsmen Killings: Tiv Group Protests In London, Delivers Petition To British Prime Minister

Monday, January 22, 2018

Guaranty Trust Bank Official Restifies Against Ex-governor Orji Uzochi Kalu During Continuation Of vHis Corruption Trial

In The Shadow Of Lumumba, Congolese Defy Protest Ban Amidst Live Bullets

Olu Falae Says Cattle Colony Is Provocative And Repugnant, Condemns Attack On His Farm

European Union Parliament UrgesNigerian To Formulate Policy Beneficial To Farmers, Herdsmen

Former Edo State Governor Lucky Igbenedion's Daughter, 3 Others Ask Court To Set Aside $3.2m Debt Judgment

Bayelsa: Unemployed Youths Lament As Gov. Dickson And Senator Ben Bruce Hijack NDE Skill Acquisition Program

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Suspected Fulani Herdsmen Set Ablaze Olu Falae's Farm In Ondo

Niger Delta Youths Asks FG To Create Oil and Gas Colony, Urges Avengers To Abandon Violent Struggle

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Buhari Dragged To Court Over Controversial Appointment Of Ahmed Rufa’i Abubakar As NIA Boss

Friday, January 19, 2018

Human Rights Lawyer, Keyamo Tells President Buhari To Sack IGP Over Arrest, Detention Of Elombah Brothers

Aisha Buhari Reposts Video Of Misau, Murray-Bruce Criticizing Federal Government

Justice Aiki Sacks Ajimobi's 21 Kings For Ibadan

We Are Still Living In Fear, Ortom Tells APC Governors

Evans’ Trial: My Client Is Innocent, Says Lawyer

Lagos Airport Shuttles Breakdown Passengers Trek Long Distance

Kidnapped Ex-Commissioner In Bayelsa Regains Freedom

Gov. Yahaya Bello Begins Moves To Rig Kogi State University Students' Union Elections

Court Describes Union Bank as Busybody, Permanently Forfeits Ikoyi Flat to Federal Government

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Miyetti Allah Is A Privileged Terrorist Organization, Rights Activist Slams Buhari Over Handling Of Fulani Herdsmen Killings

Court Restrains National Assembly From Further Investigating Pension Fraud Thief, Abdulrasheed Maina

Police Tortures Alleged Isoko Kidnap Kingpin To Death In Custody

Human Rights Lawyer Calls For Investigation Over Death Of Isoko Activist

Benue Massacre: Protesters Storm Abuja Over Fresh Killings, Say They Are Ready To Die Over Their Land

UK Court Convicts Fuel Subsidy Fraudster, Walter Wagbatsoma, For Money Laundering

3 Bomb Makers Arrested In Edo State

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Judge Orders Service On Innocent Chukwuma Chairman Of Innoson Motors In Open Court

Niger Delta Avengers To Resume Massive Attack Oil Facilities, Demand Restructuring

A Canadian And A US Citizen Kidnapped In Nigeria

Customs Officials Kill 1, Injured 2 In Lagos

EFCC Arraigns Justice Yunusa, Rickey-Tarfa’s Staff For Alleged Gratification

Court Orders Interim Forfeiture of N6b, 12 Houses Owned by Jonathan’s Aides, Cousin

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Popular Blogger, Kemi Olunloyo Begs For Financial Assistance

Court Fixes January 31 To Rule On Final Forfeiture Of N29 Million Seized From Lagos State Director of Account

Dele Belgore, Ex-Minister File No Case Submission In Money Laundering Charge By EFCC

EFCC Re-arraigns Jumoke Akinjide, Two Others In Lagos Federal High Court

EFCC’s Failure To Produce Witness Might Damage Corruption Trial of Ex-Abia State Governor

British Court Orders Arthur Eze To Pay £1m Penalty For Breach Of Contract

Socialist Party of Nigeria Receives INEC Certificate of Registration, Vows To Liberate Nigerians From Economic Hardship

Monday, January 15, 2018

Farmers/Herdsmen Crisis: Peace Meeting Ends In a Deadlock In Police Headquarters In Abuja, Govs Ortom And Almakura Are Absent

Benue Herdsmen Attacks: President Buhari Begs For Calm, Says Perpetrators Will Face Justice

EFCC’s Attempt To Arrest Abba Kyari Sparks Panic In Aso Rock

Mike Ozekhome Embarrassed At 14th Gani Fawehinmi Annual Symposium

Boko Haram Leader Abubakar Shekau Releases New Videos Showing Scenes Of Attacks On Nigerian Troops, Parades Chibok Girls And Policewomen Kidnapped By His Sect, Vows To Wreak More Havoc

Court To Entertain Application Compelling CCB Release Of Panama Investigation

Two Dead, Many Injured At Magodo Inferno

Youths Attack Police Station In Retaliation Of The Shooting Of A Colleague

We Are Ready To Face Fulani Herdsmen With Force, Says Gov. Akeredolu

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Votes Will No Longer Be Decided By Those Who Sit In Bourdillon

Anambra, Taraba, FCT Election Results Proof Of President Buhari's Commitment To Credible Polls-Presidency

Farmers/Herdsmen Clash: Fulani Cattle Breeders Miyetti Allah Gives Conditions For Peace, Seeks Establishment Of Ministry of Livestock Development

Nigerian Drug Law Agency Arrests Nine Drug Traffickers Including A South African At Lagos Airport

Ex-Transport Commissioner, Soldier Kidnapped In Bayelsa

Nigerian Secret Police Deceived Illegally Detained Shi'a Leader Sheikh Elzakzaky And His Wife To Attend Press Conference-Falana

Panic Grips Kuje Prisons Officials As Alleged MEND's Charles Okah Fakes Escape From Custody

N60 Million SURE-P Fraud: My Enemies Wrote Petition Against Me, Says Ondo Permanent Secretary

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Students' Group Wants Ozhekome Dropped From Gani Fawehinmi Symposium Over His Support For Corrupt Public Officials

Bayelsa Monarch’s Wife, Principal Regain Freedom 25 Days After Their Kidnap

Thugs Injure Scores In Ondo Coastal Community, Destroy Properties Worth Millions Of Naira

Supreme Court Dismisses Metuh’s Firm Appeal, Berates His Lawyer

Friday, January 12, 2018

Davido’s Crew Member Held In Prison Custody Until He Perfects Bail Conditions

Kudirat Abiola's Son Accuses Older Siblings Of Plotting To Kill Him Over Their Father's Properties

Yusuf Buhari Departs Nigeria For Germany On Air Ambulance To Get Further Treatment For Head Injuries from Bike Crash

Former Nigerian First Lady Patience Jonathan Loses In Court Of Appeal In $5.9 Million Slush Fund Litigation

Nigerian Troops Kill Arrested Militant Warlord And His Gang Members Who Kidnapped And Murdered British Missionary In Delta

Silence Of President Buhari On Herdsmen Killings Is Enough Ground For His Impeachment - Barr. Adesina Ogunlana

Innoson CEO’s Fraud Trial On Hold As High Court Judge In Lagos Opts To Wait For The Supreme Court

Legal Practitioners' Privileges Committee Strips Kunle Ogunba Of SAN Title, Suspends Conferment On Toyin Bashorun

The Untold Story Of Nigeria’s Human Compass, Who Led Nigerian Troops Into Sambisa Forest Against Boko Haram And Got Killed For It

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Davido’s Crew Members Attack Customs, Baggage Check Officials At Lagos Airport

Fulani Herdsmen Attacks: Buhari's Silence Discomforting

Customs Seized Pump Action Guns: Judge To Visit DSS Office Tomorrow

Court Jails Varsity Student One Month For Fraud

I’ll Turn Nigeria’s Six Geopolitical Zones To Nine Economic Zones - Presidential Aspirant

EFCC Stalls Trial Of Indicted INEC Officials, Fails To Produce Witness

Wanted Militant Who Kidnapped And Killed British Missionary Arrested In Delta

How We Arrested Desmond Okutubo, Senior Member Of Don Wanny Gang-Police

Human Rights Lawyer, Femi Falana, Seeks Probe Of DSS Abduction Of Southern Cameroonian Leaders

Kaduna Public Protest Ban: El-Rufai Should Go After Herdmen, Not Teachers-Shehu Sani

Benue State Buries 73 Killed By Fulani Herdsmen

President Buhari Must Change His Perception On Herdsmen Killing – Barrister Monday Ubani

Group Accuses IGP Of Supporting Corruption, Demands Release Of Anti-graft Activist, IG Wala

Group Accuses IGP Of Supporting Corruption, Demands Realease Of Anti-graft Activist, IG Wala

Ondo Police Arrest Kidnap Gang Leader, Others For Using Military Uniforms To Perpetrate Criminal Acts

How Importers Made False Claims To Customs In Order To Bring In 661 Pump Action Rifles -NCS

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

55 Feared To Be Killed By Herdsmen In Taraba

EFCC Arraigns Man For N10m Oil Scam

#EndSARS #ReformPoliceNG Documents 250 New Cases Of Abuse, Restates Demand For Scrapping Of SARS

APC Youths Disrupt Activities At Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, Protest Against Okowa, Commission

INEC Presents Certificate of Registration To 21 New Political Parties, Says They Have Equal Status With Any Party

Teenage Bride Arrested In Kano After Allegedly Poisoning Husband

Former Presidential Candidate Threatens Legal Action To Force Saraki, Others Indicted For Corruption Out Of Office

Yusuf Buhari To Be Transferred To Germany For Further Treatment Over Brain Injury

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Benue Mayhem: 'Use Your Constitutional Powers To Arrest Herdsmen Instead Of Begging Abuja', Falana Tells Gov. Ortom

Ex-Permanent Secretary Forfeits N654 Million And $137k To The Federal Government of Nigeria

Nigeria's Federal Airports Authority Begins Clearing Overgrown Bush Beside Lagos Airport Runways After Bandits Burgled Two Private Jets While Taxiing

Northern Group Insists President Buhari Must Declare Fulani Herdsmen As A Terrorist Group

Two Journalists Escape Death After A Severe Attack By Armed Thugs Working For Okowa's Principal Secretary

Bayelsa Gov't Urges Military To Be Professional In Manhunt For Culprits

4 Soldiers Killed, 107 Boko Haram Terrorists Dead In Latest Battle Around Lake Chad

Benue Women Protest Killings By Herdsmen As Governor Ortom Announce 3 Days Of Mourning

Benue Women Protest Killing By Herdsmen As Governor Ortom Announce 3 Days Of Mourning

Monday, January 08, 2018

Ondo SSG, Abegunde Slaps Security Aide As IGP Orders Immediate Withdrawal Of Security Aides From Government Appointees

Former Ambassador Brands President Buhari Genocide Promoter, Asks Him Not To Recontest

Air Force Helicopter Crashes In Fight Against Boko Haram

Another 181 Nigerians Return From Libya

Nigeria's Attorney General, Malami Has Asked Court To Stop Senate Probe Of Pension Fraudster Maina’s Recall -TheCable

Nigerian Government Disobeys Court Order To Take Southern Cameroon Crisis Before UN

Security Operatives Arrest, Quiz Ondo LG Permanent Secretary Over Alleged Fraud And Embezzlement

Stop Pampering Fulani Herdsmen, Shehu Sani Tells President Buhari

Sunday, January 07, 2018

Delta State Independent Electoral Commission Announces Controversial Council Election Results, Declares PDP Winner In 23 Council Areas

IYC Demands End To Military Invasion Of Bayelsa Community, Alleges Burning Of 50 Homes

Nigerian Troops Confirm Death Of Notorious Kidnapper, Alleged Mastermind Of Rivers Attack Don Wani

Saturday, January 06, 2018

Blackout Rocks Parts Of Lagos International Airport

Rivers Killings: Wike's Govt. Culpable

Court Stops Inspector General Of Police From Aiding Cash-strapped Emeka Offor To Sell Late Wife's Assets

Delta State Independent Electoral Commission Office Set Ablaze In Ughelli As PDP Thugs Hijack Election Materials

Friday, January 05, 2018

Nigerian Troop Claims Several Boko Haram Terrorist Killed And Factional Leader, Mamman Nur Seriously Injured

Kaduna Gov, El-Rufai, Appoints 2 New Commissioners In Cabinet Reshuffle

Gunmen Kill National Drug Law Enforcement Agent In Kano

Lagos Gets Very Filthy Under Governor Ambode's Watch And Transfer Of Waste Management To A "Foreign Company"

Lagos Becomes More Littered With Government Transfers Waste Management To Foreign Investors

Niger Delta Militants Behead Security Official Negotiating Surrender Of Arms In Ekeremor LGA In Bayelsa

Thursday, January 04, 2018

I’ll Be A Fool To Say APC Is The Best Thing To Happen To Nigeria - Festus Keyamo

Fire Guts Nigeria Customs Lagos Warehouse

How Femi Fani-Kayode Used Apostle Suleman To Cover Up Wife Abuse By Claiming Buhari Planned To Assassinate His Wife

Nigerian Troops Rescue Another Chibok Girl

President Buhari's Secret Campaign Managers For 2019 Election Revealed

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

35 Years Later, Lagos, Abuja, And 12 Other Airports Get New Weather Minima

600 Million Fraud: Supreme Court Sends Former Lagos Speaker Ikuforiji's Aide Back For Fresh Corruption Trial

Students‘ Activist Group Condemns Fees Hike At The University of Benin

Ondo Director Of DSS Raises Concern Over Incessant Fulani Herdsmen Attack On Farmlands

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Buhari Starts Presidential Re-election Campaign For 2019, Reappoints Amaechi Campaign Director General -THISDAY

President Buhari Condemns Rivers, Kaduna Killings

Court Orders Man To Be Produced, Said To Be Jailed And Tortured By SARS

NDLEA Loses 58 Officers In 2yrs, As Staff Calls For Sack Of Abdallah

Human Rights Group Files Suit To Release Investigation Report On Panama Papers

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