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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business $4.8bn Nigerian dam to go ahead after lengthy arbitration – Global Construction Review News

    Nigeria is clear to start building Africa’s second-largest hydroelectric plant after the government settled an arbitration case that was holding it up. The Mambilla dam complex, now priced at $4.8bn, is to be built by a consortium led by China Energy Engineering and Sinohydro.... Read more...
  2. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Farmer/herder conflicts require practically-oriented solution – Malami – P.M. News

    The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, said the conflicts between farmers and herdsmen can best be resolved through community action.... Read more via P.M. News – https://ift.tt/2PfKjVW Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics ‘Why U.S. attached conditions to return of $308m Abacha loot’ – The Guardian Nigeria News

    In spite of President Muhammadu Buhari winning the 2018 African Union (AU) Anti-Corruption Champion Award, the United States seems not to trust the Nigerian government to properly utilise the $308 million Gen. Sanni Abacha’s loot stashed away in Jersey for.... Read more via The Guardian...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro How EFCC detained me in underground cell for 30 days – Shehu Sani – Legit.ng

    Shehu Sani, a former federal lawmaker discloses that he was incarnated in an underground cell by anti-graft commission for EFCC during his 30 day-detention. The former lawmaker says his fundamental human rights were unjustly and unfairly breached by the during his incarceration by the...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Osinbajo, IGP, South West governors agree that Amotekun should go on – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The Federal Government and South-West governors have reached an agreement on Operation Amotekun. Laolu Akande, the Special Adviser to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, made this known via his verified Twitter handle this evening.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2Ggub1k Get...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Osinbajo is in a meeting with Southwest Governors over Amotekun – Pulse Nigeria News

    Osinbajo and governors from the Southwest are discussing Amotekun at the villa. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is currently locked in a meeting with governors of Nigeria’s Southwest region over Amotekun, the region’s newly launched security outfit, a highly placed source in the..... Read more...
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    Politics FG Maintains That Amotekun Is Illegal – Tori News

    The Western Nigerian Security outfit codenamed Operation Amotekun remains an illegal entity, the FG has maintained. According to The Nation, the Federal Government has insisted the Western Nigerian Security outfit codenamed Operation Amotekun remains.... Read more via Tori News –...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG reacts to Transparency International’s new ranking of Nigeria being the most corrupt country in West Africa – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The Federal Government says there is no evidence to back up claims made by Transparency International that Nigeria is currently the most corrupt country in West Africa. Transparency International in its new ranking, placed Nigeria at 146 out of the 180 countries on the 2019 corruption perception...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 2 retired generals back Amotekun, give reasons – Legit.ng

    Two retired military generals openly support the Amotekun security network which was recently inaugurated by governors of the southwest region. Brigadier General Kunle Togun (retd) says the Amotekun initiative is a means of defending the southwest territory from invasion..... Read more via...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Amotekun: Buhari told to arrest Yoruba leaders immediately – Daily Post Nigeria

    The President Muhammadu Buhari-led government has been called upon to arrest the Yoruba leaders promoting the establishment of the new security outfit, Amotekun in the South West. Making the call in an interview with the Sun at the weekend is the National President General of Miyetti Allah…...
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Amotekun: SouthWest states move fast to legalise it – Vanguard News

    Emboldened by the huge support from the people of the South West region in particular and across the states of the country in general, the South West governors have moved fast to give legal backing to the regional security outfit, codenamed Operation Amotekun which they launched on January 9...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Video: Falana comments on ‘Operation Amotekun’ – P.M. News

    Human Rights lawyer, SAN Femi Falana has reacted to the federal government’s claim that ‘Operation Amotekun’ is illegal. He expressed discomfort as the bias shown by the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami with his statement that the ‘issue of security is...
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Amotekun: Buhari, AGF, National Assembly, Security Agencies Dragged To Court – Tori News

    Adams, in a letter to Malami, added that he has advised Southwest governors to shun government’s position on Amotekun. A lawyer, Malcolm Emokinovo Omirhobo, on Friday, filed a suit at a Federal High Court in Lagos, to challenge the... Read more via Tori News – https://ift.tt/2R5F2kZ Get More...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG declares Amotekun illegal – Plus TV Africa

    The Federal Government has declared a regional security outfit, Amotekun, formed by states in the South-west geopolitical zone as illegal. In a statement issued on Tuesday by the Minister of justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, the Minister said that.... Read more...
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    Metro Falana tackles Malami, says he embarrassed FG over Sowore’s release – Pulse Nigeria

    Falana says Malami puts himself under undue pressure and also exposed the judiciary to ridicule over Sowore’s release. Femi Falana, human rights lawyer has again tackled Abubakar Malami, Attorney-General of the Federation over Omoyele Sowere’s matter.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria –...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Falana reveals minister behind Buhari’s refusal to obey court orders – Daily Post Nigeria

    A frontline human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has tackled the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami (SAN), for the Federal Government’s disregard to court orders and rule of law..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/2QbZxfD Get More Nigeria Metro News
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Falana to Malami: You can’t release anyone out of mercy – Vanguard News

    Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, has said Mr Abubakar Malami, SAN, Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, lacks powers to order the release of any detainee out of mercy.... Read more via Vanguard News – https://ift.tt/2ZELi6a Get More Nigeria Metro News
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro FG gives reason for not releasing El-Zakzaky – The Guardian Nigeria News

    The Federal Government has given reasons for not releasing the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), in a statement issued yesterday, stated that the Federal Government...
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 3 days after his release from SSS, lawmaker nominates Sowore for US Prisoner Of Conscience Honour – Legit.ng

    The publisher of Sahara Reporters’ has been nominated for an honour award in the US. Omoyele Sowore was nominated by US lawmaker, Josh Gottheimer, for the Prisoner of Honour Award in the.... Read more via Legit.ng – https://ift.tt/3618EoH Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro UK reacts to release of Dasuki, Sowore – Daily Post Nigeria

    The United Kingdom government has commended the release of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, and #RevolutionNow convener, Omoyele Sowore. The UK reacted through its Acting High Commissioner in Nigeria, Gill Atkinson..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – https://ift.tt/35UM7dn...