Court Grants CBN Request To Freeze 19 Accounts Linked To #EndSARS Protest

The federal high court sitting in Abuja has granted the Central Bank of Nigeria’s request to freeze the accounts of 19 individuals and a public affairs company linked to the #EndSARS protests. The request, granted by Justice Ahmed Mohammed, was filed by the CBN on October 20. The court order, addressed to the head offices of Access Bank, Fidelity Bank, First Bank Nigeria, Guaranty Trust Bank, United Bank of Africa, and Zenith Bank, directed the banks to freeze forthwith all transactions on the 20 accounts on the list annexed to…

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Zulum Warns Youths Against Protests, Says Boko Haram Started The Same Way

 Babagana Zulum, the governor of Borno has today warned youths who took part in the protest against Police brutality and bad governance stating that the terrorist group, Boko Haram, started the same way. Mr Zulum gave the advice on Friday while speaking with the State House correspondents shortly after meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to Mr Zulum, Boko Haram activities started as fallout of protests against the use of helmet, The governor gave the warning, while fielding questions from an interview with State House correspondents,…

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Sanwo-Olu Meet Buhari To Present Report On Damaged Properties In Lagos

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday presented a report on properties damaged by hoodlums in Lagos to President Muhammadu Buhari at Aso Villa, Abuja. During the meeting at the Aso Rock Villa, the governor presented a report on properties damaged by hoodlums in Lagos. “President @MBuhari this afternoon met with Governor @jidesanwoolu of Lagos. The Governor presented a report on the extent of the destruction suffered by Lagos State in the aftermath of the ENDSARS protests. #AsoVillaToday,” the Presidency tweeted. The report contains pictures of the damaged and…

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Man Who Trekked For Buhari For 15 Days Is Experiencing Limb Pain And Asking For Assistance

An indigene of Dukku Local Government Area of Gombe State, Dahiru Buba, is seeking for assistance from the government following his failing limb. Buba, who trekked from Gombe to Abuja for 15 days to celebrate Muhammadu Buhari’s win in the 2015 polls said he has been experiencing the limb pain since the day he embarked on the celebratory trekking, stating that he got no financial help except for a certificate that was presented to him. He urged Governor Inuwa Yahaya and the All Progressives Congress (APC) members to offer a…

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Court Rules In Favour Of Bamali, To Be Inaugurated As The 19th Emir Of Zazzau

The Kaduna State High Court sitting in Dogarawa, Sabon Gari, Zaria just now rules that Alhaji Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli is the 19th Emir of Zazzau. Justice Kabir Dabo, the presiding judge, also ruled that the Emir can be inaugurated on Monday, November 9, by the state governor, Nasir El-Rufai. This follows the topmost contender in the race for Emirship of Zazzau, Alhaji Bashir Aminu, who dragged Kaduna Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, the newly appointed Emir, Ahmed Bamalli, and the Zazzau kingmakers to court over the appointment of Bamalli as Emir. Prince…

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Ogun State Panel Receives 40 Petitions Against Police Brutality

The Ogun State Judicial Panel on Police Brutality has received 40 petitions from victims of Police brutality, human rights violations and other related offences. The Panel made this known at its inaugural sitting. This was disclosed by the Chairman of the panel, retired Justice Solomon Olugbemi, who said his team is on a fact-finding mission and called for support from stakeholders, in unveiling the truth. He noted that forty petitions had been received and that both petitioners and defendants were expected to supply the panel with the necessary information. Representatives…

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Registration For Private WASSCE candidates Extended By WAEC

The West African Examination Council has further extended registration for its 2020 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination for private candidates. This was disclosed in a tweet through its Twitter handle, @waecnigeria, The examination body said that the new registration deadline is Friday, November 13, 2020. “WASSCE for private candidates, 2020 – second series: Further extension of registration period. “Intending candidates should note that there has been a further extension of the registration period to Friday, November 13, 2020. Thank you,” the tweet read.

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BBN Star, Nengi, Get Appointed As S.S.A To Governor Diri Of Bayelsa

A former Big Brother Nigeria (BBNaija) housemate, Rebecca Nengi Hampson has bagged a political appointment as a Senior Special Assistant to Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa state. Disclosing this, reality TV star, Neo Akpofure wrote: “Omo my girl oo.. Senior Special Assistant to the Governor and Face of Bayelsa State. Congrats my sister Greenheart @nengiofficial“ The reality TV star is also named an Ambassador for the ‘girl child’ in Bayelsa state, she was the second runner-up in the just concluded Big Brother Naija Lockdown edition. The winner for the reality tv show, Laycon, was…

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Davido Excited As He Gets A New IG Handle

Sensational singer, David Adeleke, popularly known by his stage name, Davido, has finally gotten a new Instagram name, @Davido, after about 10 years. The FEM crooner in his Instagram caption stated how he had begged a Brazilian man for 10 years to let go of the handle so he could make use of it. “Finally!!!!! NEW IG NAME: DAVIDO … lol I literally begged some Brazilian guy for like 10 years on IG to free this name for me !! Thank you,” he wrote excitedly. Davido, whose former IG handle…

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Adesina Pledges Loyalty To Buhari, Says Nobody Can Determine this Fate After Service

The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has promised to serve his principal very well, noting that those who served before him were faithful to their principals. Adesina, in a piece on Friday titled, ‘We have different paths to tread in life,’ said “even life does not last forever”. Femi chronologically listed the image makers of Nigeria’s heads of state and explained the role they played in their respective offices and also stating that he looks forward to its exit as the presidential spokesman.…

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