Gunmen Kill 18, Abduct 3 in Fresh Attack in Benue

Gunmen suspected to be militias have killed 18 persons, kidnapped three others and destroyed properties worth millions of Naira at Mbacher council ward of the Katsina-Ala Local Government Area of Benue State. The incident happened early Saturday and left two people injured while many have been flee for fear of further attacks. The attack is…

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Akpabio Knocked for Silencing Opposing Voices in Senate

…Curtailing Senators’ Voices, Introducing Autocracy in the Senate Undermines Democracy   The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has strongly criticized the recent removal of Senator Ali Ndume as the Senate’s Chief Whip, accusing the Senate under Senator Godswill Akpabio’s leadership of stifling dissent and undermining democratic representation. CISLAC in a statement signed by its…

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4 Fared Dead in Floods in Anambra

Four persons have been feared to be swept away by flood in the Nnewi North Local Government Area of Anambra State during a downpour that occurred in the community late on Thursday. The downpour, which continued till Friday and Saturday, generated heavy floods that reportedly swept away four persons, including a mother and child in…

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