Biya, who came to power in 1982 when his predecessor retired, is seeking a seventh term in office that could see the 85-year-old rule well into his 90s
Goni, who is undergoing rehabilitation at a military detention camp in Maiduguri, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria.
Hajiya Sadiya Farouk, the Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, disclosed this on Wednesday at the occasion to commemorate the 2018 World Refugees Day in Abuja.
The organisation on its Twitter Handle: @WHONigeria, on Saturday said a month into the outbreak, it has recorded 1,168 cases and 20 deaths in Mubi North and Mubi South Local Government Areas of the state.
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The student’s corpse, which was brought into Jalingo on Friday night, was buried at Jalingo cemetery according to Islamic rites.
Despite warnings, Nigerian refugees and asylum-seekers who fled Boko Haram violence continue to be returned from Cameroon, UNHCR said, underscoring the need to accord international protection to those in need.
Mohammed and two other students were killed when trees fell on them during an ill-fated research trip at the Bouba Njidda National Wild Life Park in Cameroon.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Deputy Registrar, Information and Publication of the university, Sanusi Sa’ad, said the incident occurred on April 16 during a devastating rainstorm around 3:15pm.
He added that two other weightlifters — Aka Angeline Filji and Mikoumba Petit David, had earlier gone missing from the games at the Gold Coast, but did not specify when.
The counsel to the prosecution told a Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday that Udoh is listed as a witness for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
The organization also urged the AU to “maintain targeted travel sanctions and asset freezes against the authorities until they meet specific human rights and good governance benchmarks”
Presenting the items on Saturday to the refugees, Dr. Mercy Akpama, Managing Director, Cross River Food Bank Commission, said that the gesture was part of the activities to mark Governor Ben Ayade’s 50th birthday