Soyinka Hits Buhari’s Govt Over Sowore’s Charge

September 22, 2019 Umehng 0

  Wole Soyinka, Nobel laureate, says the government of President Muhammadu Buhari has attained an unprecedented level of paranoia. Soyinka said this while reacting to the government’s charge against Omoyele Sowore, who is accused of treason and insulting the president. […]

Xenophobia: Nigerians Invade Shoprites Outlet In Lagos

September 3, 2019 Umehng 0

  A group of protesters stormed an outlet of Shoprite on Lekki-Epe expressway in Lagos state on Tuesday afternoon, threatening harm and chanting violent songs. The protesters were reacting to reports of brutal attacks on foreign nationals, including Nigerians, in […]

Stop Muzzling Nigerians – Soyinka Warns FG

August 25, 2019 Umehng 0

  Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, has asked the federal government to quit “trying to muzzle people” when they gather to discuss and exchange ideas. Soyinka spoke on Saturday in Badagry at the unveiling of an art gallery in commemoration of […]

Buhari Govt Knows Those Causing Unrest In Nigeria – Falana

August 20, 2019 Umehng 0

  Rights activist Femi Falana (SAN) on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration knows those causing unrest in the country and should go after them. Falana spoke at the Coalition for Revolution’s (CORE’s) working consultative assembly, with the theme: Democracy, […]

Supreme Court Strikes Out Atiku, PDP’s Appeal

August 20, 2019 Umehng 0

  The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck out an appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar. A five-man panel led by Justice Dattijo Muhammad said the appeal was statute-barred. The appeal was filed by […]