Anxiety gripped the people of the state as the youths and agitators held June 12 protests in Abeokuta, Ijebu-Ode, Sango, and other parts of the state.
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The deceased, Josephine Cynthia Onche, was found buried in a shallow grave at Adum Obi Local Government Area of Benue State on May 27, 2021.
Abubakar made the denial in a statement by his spokesman, Mazi Paul Ibe, on Saturday following the emergence of an account with the name of the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for the 2019 elections in Nigeria.
I join you all today to commemorate and celebrate our Democracy Day. It is a celebration of freedom and a victory for one people, one country and one Nigeria.
The stakeholders made their views known at a one-day public hearing organised by the assembly in Lagos on Friday.
Buhari made this position known in a broadcast to commemorate this year’s Democracy Day on Saturday.
The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Babawale Zaid, who confirmed this on Friday in Ilorin, gave the name of the deceased as Hassana Mohammed.
Buhari declared his commitment in a nationwide broadcast on Saturday in Abuja to mark this year’s Democracy Day.
Dorsey’s tweet, which was posted hours to the ongoing nationwide protests in Nigeria, has since attracted thousands of retweets.
The Public Relations Officer of the Command, SP Shehu Mohammed, made the confirmation to the News Agency of Nigeria in Gusau on Friday.
Activist Omoyele Sowore had called on Nigerians to come out en masse to join a protest tagged “Buhari Must Go” on June 12, 2021.
The protesters had earlier blocked the Gudu Junction to protest the state of the nation.
Saudi Arabia Ministry of Hajj and Umrah said it will limit this year’s Hajj pilgrimage to 60,000 residents and nationals living in the Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic.
However, the Oyo State Police Command has told residents to go about their lawful businesses in spite of the threat of a nationwide protest to mark June 12
The infant tech company also revealed that it is targeting Nigerian universities, offering technology-related courses to bridge the yawning gap of ICT deficit in the country.
The delegation led by the Defence Minister, Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi (rtd.) was locked in deliberation with the South-East stakeholders and security heads at the Enugu Government House.
The team visits Obi routinely in Lagos or Onitsha to exchange ideas with him on events around the world, especially Africa.
The federal government last week alleged that Twitter was being used to undermine “Nigeria’s corporate existence” and suspended its operations in the country.
Though he described the period as a dark chapter in Nigeria’s chequered political history, Atiku said Nigerians must not lose the lessons “as we build our democracy to greater heights.”
A statement by the presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, says that television, radio stations and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority and Radio Nigeria for the broadcast.