Nigerians Protest Indonesian Immigration Brutality

Nigerian citizens living in parts of Jakarta the capital of Indonesia have come out to show their grievances to the illicit oppression been melted on them while domiciling in the country. It’s been weeks this Protest had began which has led to the destruction of Nigeria’s Embassy building and some properties damaged by aggrieved Protesters. A Nigerian is reported to have died as a result of him trying to evade arrest by the Indonesian Immigration authority. The deceased was reported to have been in the country for the past 5…

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Ghanaian President Apologies To Nigeria On The Destructions Of Mission

the Embassy of Nigeria in Ghana was destroyed last week . Quarters where employees of the mission were burnt and properties destroyed. Consequently, President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has called President Muhammadu Buhari Over the demolition of the Nigerian High Commission in Accra. In a telephone conversation on Tuesday, Akufo-Addo expressed his sincere apology over the unfortunate incident that has sparked reactions from the Nigerian government. This was confirmed in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu. The Ghana leader assured President Buhari that…

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Buhari: Ecowas Monetary Policy Should Be In Unison

the Ecowas community had suggested a unitary monetary policy for the region. President Buhari who isn’t key on forcing any member nation in adopting the term but urge them to do so in Consonance to their country’s constitutional provisions. President Muhammadu Buhari has cautioned that the ambition for the Eco currency could be in ‘serious jeopardy,’ unless member-states complied with agreed processes of reaching the collective goal. He was also concerned about the decision of francophone countries that form the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) to replace the…

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Invictus Obi Has Pleaded Guilty To Online Scams

Obi is a well known business associate in the US with vast properties on real estate. The past few days have led to the arrest of popular Nigerian celebrity’s for fraudulent crimes. Obi pleaded guilty for an alleged scam of $11 Million. A Nigerian entrepreneur, Obinwanne Okeke, popularly known as Invictus Obi, on Thursday appeared before an Eastern District of Virginia court, Emage News has learnt. Okeke, and conspirators appeared before the Magistrate, Judge Robert Krask, on counts bordering on fraud, forgery, among others, said the United States Attorney’s Office…

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Controversies Surrounds APC Chairmanship Position

APC has announced Senator Ajumobi to act as the National Chairman of the Political party Giadom faction has taken ownership of the seat. Etta faction lay claims on the seat making in a stiff fight for the APC chairmanship position The controversy surrounding the Chairmanship of the All Progressives Congress has deepened as two persons have laid claim to the position following the appeal court’s decision that upheld the suspension of Mr Adams Oshiomhole. Following the decision, the party’s National Working Committee affirmed former Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi as…

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Buhari Tried To Settle Gov. Obaseki, Oshiomhole- Femi Adesina

Rift between Governor Godwin Obaseki and the APC took a different turn as the Governor withdrew his membership from the party. Governor Obaseki maintains he wouldn’t Appeal APC Decisions on his re-election President Buhari in trying to be fair to all tried reaching out to both parties to seek for a way to resolve the impasse between the godfather and his godson as it relates to Edo state, Femi Adesina has disclosed. The presidential spokesperson also revealed that President Muhammadu Buhari has been making attempts at reconciling Governor Godwin Obaseki…

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AYCF Warns Femi Adesina Over Speech To Northern Leaders

Following the evaluation of the performance of the Buhari led Federal Government of Nigeria various calls have come out to air their opinions on the poor administrators at the hem of affairs this situation didn’t go down well with the presidential spokesman who has called names of some northern leaders for discrediting his principal. The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has warned the Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr. Femi Adesina, over the use of derogatory language and highly-disrespectful words against the respected Northern elder,…

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Nsukka LG Boss Is Dead

Information reaching Emage News as it that the council Chairman of Nsukka LGA of Enugu State, Hon Patrick Omeje is dead. Though the details of his death is still sketchy, but a source disclosed to our reporter that the Mayor who’s serving his second term in office died in the late hours of Monday, 15th June, 2020 after a brief illness in a private hospital in Enugu. He recently got sworn in for his second term as the Chairman in March 2020 and celebrated his 100 days in office. RIP…

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Governor Godwin Obaseki Quits APC

The tussle between Governor Godwin Obaseki and All Progressive Congress took a different turn as the embattled governor took to his official Twitter account to announce resignation from the political party ahead of the Edo gubernatorial elections. It is skeptical as to the next move of the governor but all fingers are pointing to him deflecting the PDP. See tweets below;

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Oshiomhole, APC NWC Meets Chief Of Staff Behind Closed Door

The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Monday led some members of the party’s National Working Committee to meet with the Chief of Staff (CoS) to the president, Professor Ibrahim Gambari. The meeting which held at the State House may not be unconnected with rumble in the party over the disqualification of the incumbent Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki, from participating in the state’s gubernatorial primaries. At the end of the meeting Mr Oshiomole defended the position of the NWC on the Edo state…

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With APC Gubernatorial Ticket, Ondo Election A Walkover- Governor Akeredolu

The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has described his second term election in the state as a walkover if the All Progressives Congress gives him the ticket. “Our people can attest to roads that we constructed, over 600 schools and many more that we can’t mention because of our time. That is why we are confident that if we get the ticket, then, no one can stand against us at the polls.” The governor, who predicted his victory at the poll, relied on his performance in his first four years…

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Villa Shooting: Aisha’s ADC To Face Panel Meeting This Week

The shooting at the Presidential Villa involving Usman Shugaba, the Aide-de-Camp to the First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, and other security agents attached to her will top the agenda of the police management team meeting today (Monday). Emage News gathered in Abuja on Sunday that the First Lady’s security aides would face a panel that would be set up by the leadership of the police. It was also learnt the affected security aides would not be restored to the wife of the President following their involvement in an altercation with…

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40 Years Old Islamic Cleric Allegedly Rape And Impregnate 14 Years Old

Malam Musa, an Islamic scholar and medicine seller in Nguru town, Yobe State, has been accused of raping and inpergnating a 14-year-old girl, SaharaReporters reports. The victim, who is a JSS1 student of Higher Islamic School, Nguru, Nayi-nawa area of Nguru town, Yobe State, is now reportedly four months pregnant. The victim said that the 40-year-old Islamic scholar, who is also her neighbour, first raped and then proceeded to give her N2,500 after repeating the act four times despite her resistance. She said when she discovered that she was pregnant,…

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NSCDC Deploys Agro Rangers To Curtail Banditry In Kaduna

As Federal and State governments encourage investments in agriculture, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kaduna State command has deployed Agro Rangers to farms and ranches in order to protect farmers and their investments from being attacked by criminals especially kidnappers. The state Commandant of the Corps, Babangida Dutsinma who inspected some Agro-allied industries and farms located in Kaduna State where his men were deployed, noted that the command at the moment provides security to no fewer than 12 agricultural beats made-up of government and private ownership. The…

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SERAP Asks Presidency To Publish Details Of Recovered Loots

The federal government of Nigeria under the leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari has recovered series of fund reparated from Loots from overseas from past regimes has been creating some intrigues as to the accountability of the financial spendings. SERAP through its spokesman issued a statement on Sunday according to its Deputy Director, Kolawole Oluwadare, the group called on the President to direct the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami and the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed to ensure the recovered loot is published. Using the…

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Boko-Haram Kills 81 Civilians In Borno, Others

At least 20 soldiers and more than 40 civilians have been killed, and hundreds have been injured in twin attacks in northeast Nigeria’s Borno state on Saturday, residents and a civilian task force fighter said. The attacks, in the Monguno and Nganzai local government areas, came just days after armed fighters killed at least 81 people in a raid on a village in a third area, Gubio. Two humanitarian workers and three residents told Reuters that armed fighters with heavy weaponry including rocket launchers arrived in Monguno, a hub for…

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Borno State COVID19 Committee Clashes With Army Over Interstate Travels

The federal government of Nigeria in a bid to curtail the spread of Coronavirus pandemic across the country has placed a ban on interstate travels, this situation as created a lot of untold hardships to all. The Borno State Committee on the prevention of the spread of COVID-19 on Saturday clashed with the Nigerian Army on the Maiduguri-Damaturu expressway. While the Army personnel insisted on freeing the highway for the safety of travellers, the COVID-19 committee enforcing the ban on interstate travel wanted the travellers to be properly screened and…

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FG Has Approved N13bn Pest Control Funds For 14 States

The Nigerian Government has approved the sum of N13 billion intervention fund for pest control in 12 “frontline” states. They are Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara, Katsina, Kano, Jigawa, Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa, Taraba, Yobe and Borno States. In a series of tweets on Saturday, the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said the fund was approved to ensure uninterrupted agricultural activities during the 2020 farming season and control transboundary pests. It added that the approval was aimed at minimising the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, as well as guarantee both…

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CoVid-19: 269 Nigerians Returns From India

The rising numbers of Coronavirus pandemic in India has created the impetus for most Nationals to return back to their metropolitan region. At least 269 Nigerians stranded in India due to the coronavirus pandemic have returned home. It was gathered that 103 evacuees arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos while 166 citizens landed at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja. It was also learnt that a Nigerian airline, Air Peace, airlifted the returnees early Saturday. “The flight arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, at 1:50hrs today,…

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June 12: There Can’t Be Democratic Practice Under President Buhari

Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, said on Friday that there was no democracy to be celebrated on the occasion of the country’s 2020 Democracy Day celebration. “The people mourn when the wicked are in authority while they rejoice when the righteous are in leadership. Today, Nigerians are mourning. Fayose said that genuine democratic governance would only return to Nigeria after the exit of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), from office. The former governor, in a statement by his media aide, Lere Olayinka, on the June 12…

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