Breaking: Atiku vs Buhari: Tribunal to deliver judgment Wednesday

The presidential election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja, will on Wednesday deliver judgment in the petition filed by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar against the outcome of the February 23 presidential election won by President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress (APC). Hearing notice has already been issued out to parties involved regarding the date.

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Three killed as police clamp down on Shi’ite members in Kaduna (Photos Inside)

PhotoCredit:SaharaReporters The Islamic Movement in Nigeria ( IMN) says police officers opened fire on some of its members during a nationwide Ashura procession Tuesday morning. Ashura is the day set aside by Shia Muslims across the world to commemorate the killing of their supposed leader, Imam Hussain bn Ali, the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad.   SaharaReporters reports that the group’s spokesman, Abdullahi Musa, confirmed the incident, proclaiming three people have been killed in Kaduna State and many others wounded. This development comes amid repeated warnings from security agencies that the group…

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GOV OBASEKI INSTRUCTS AIDES TO STOP RESPONDING TO COMMENTS BY OSHIOMOLE

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has warmed members of his cabinet and supporters against responding to comments made weagainst him or his administration by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. Obaseki was reacting to comments by Oshiomhole in the national dailies faulting his role in the crisis rocking the state House of Assembly. Oshiomhole had said he did not think that it was right to inaugurate the House of Assembly at night, while also accusing Obaseki of removing the only nominee he had in…

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GOV OBASEKI INSTRUCTS AIDES TO STOP RESPONDING TO COMMENTS BY OSHIOMOLE

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki has warmed members of his cabinet and supporters against responding to comments made weagainst him or his administration by the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. Obaseki was reacting to comments by Oshiomhole in the national dailies faulting his role in the crisis rocking the state House of Assembly. Oshiomhole had said he did not think that it was right to inaugurate the House of Assembly at night, while also accusing Obaseki of removing the only nominee he had in…

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Super Eagles plays Ukraine in friendly today

As Super Eagles file out this evening to take on Ukraine in an international friendly in Dnipro, stand-in Captain of the team, William Troost-Ekong yesterday warned his colleagues not to expect a walk in the park as the hosts have a solid team capable of causing reputation damage. “Ukraine is a strong team with a lot of very good players across Europe. I know a few of those in Italy where I play. This game is definitely going to be very tough but we will give our best and also…

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Mother of 4 kills her children with rat poison, because husband is with another woman

A South African mother has pleaded guilty to a four count charge of killing her four children with rat poison. The mother identified as Zinhle Maditla on Monday September 9 confessed to killing her children when arraigned in a Middelburg High Court. She said her anger and frustration stemmed from getting to know that the father of two of her children was with another woman. In her plea statement which was read out by her lawyer,  the Mpumalanga resident revealed she also took the rat poison. She went on to ask the court for mercy. “I admit…

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