Category Archives: Lagos

[VIDEO] Fmr. UK Foreign Secretary Speaks on nigeria refugee crisis and boko haram and Brexit

LONDON. – Former UK foreign secretary David Miliband, now head if Red Cross International, speaks on Nigeria refugee crisis and boko haram. David Miliband says ‘Countries that invented refugee rights in process of abandoning them’ Watch the video below.     follow us on twitter @wahalatoday and facebook @wahaladae    

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British hostage Ian Squire killed in Nigeria, Foreign Office confirms

UNITED KINGDOM. – A British aid worker kidnapped last month in southern Nigeria has been killed, while three other hostages have been freed, says the Foreign Office. Three more captives – Alanna Carson, David Donovan and Shirley Donovan – all released Ian Squire, an optometrist, was one of four Britons working for a medical charity in the Niger Delta when

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BREAKING: Buhari bows to pressure finally sacks Babachir Lawal as SGF, replaces him with Boss Mustapha

NIGERIA. Two senior Nigerian government officials have been sacked, six months after they were suspended on corruption allegations, the presidency said on Monday. The appointments of top civil servant Babachir Lawal and Ayo Oke, director-general of the National Intelligence Agency, were terminated with “immediate effect”, a statement said. Both men had been suspended since April. The statement reads, “President Muhammadu

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How Buhari’s minister allegedly ordered Maina’s recall – Government sources

NIGERIA – Contrary to earlier reports, the head of the civil service of the federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, did not play any part in the reinstatement of the ex-pension boss, Abdulrasheed Maina  – A committee made up of top officials from the ministry of Interior recommended Maina’s reinstatement  More details have emerged on how a former chairman of the presidential task

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BUHARI and FG moves to seize BVN-less accounts in Nigeria!!! BREAKING NEWS

NIGERIA. A Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria and the 19 commercial banks in the country to freeze any account without Bank Verification Number. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a request by Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for a temporary forfeiture of all funds held

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JUST IN!! Lassa fever outbreak RAVAGES 19 states in Nigeria

NIGERIA. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has listed states ravaged by Lassa fever cases. – It said the outbreak was active in Ondo, Edo, Plateau, Bauchi, Ogun, Kaduna, Kwara and Lagos states – A total of 263 cases had been classified, 249 confirmed and 85 deaths recorded. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday, September 7, confirmed,

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Nnamdi Kanu: The Rise of Biafra and The Coming of Oduduwa

By Femi Fani-Kayode Permit me to begin this week’s contribution with a brief aside. My dear friend Major Hamza Al Mustapha was reported to have said the following a few days ago. “Those who strive to keep Nigeria one find themselves as enemies of a certain category of Nigerians. I don’t see those who hate to see Nigeria as one

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