January 2017 - Trends and Politics


Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Saraki accepts Chief of Staff's resignation

Ibori wins another court victory; returns to Nigeria soon

Oyo LG Election: Alaafin, Ajimobi explore out-of-court settlement

African Heads of State to advance immunization in Africa

Nigeria: Time to domesticate United Nations Security Council Resolution 2250

Avoid water-borne diseases, drink only clean water--Aisha Buhari

Three die as herdsmen/farmers clash in Adamawa

Rivers CP Francis Mobolaji Odesanya dies

Rowdiness as PDP, Ize-Iyamu’s witness declares to Tribunal, “I am the petitioner”

U.S. Consul-General visits Ijaw monarch, embarks on fact-finding mission to N/Delta creeks

Suicide bomber attacks Mosque in Maiduguri, undergraduate blown to pieces

Edo: Tribunal declines PDP, Ize-Iyamu’s bid to introduce new evidence

Owerri Court Attack: NPS to enhance welfare packages

State-Wide Development: RSG to plug all revenue loopholes

FG recovers treasure trove of materials from Boko Haram, calls for vigilance

Again, FG insists on secret trial of Dasuki, Ex-NSA objects

Sapele gets eight-hour power supply

Monday, 30 January 2017

NCS intercepts 661 action rifles, arrests 3 suspects

Pastor Johnson Suleiman honours DSS invitation

Ugwuanyi rejigs Enugu Rangers Management, appoints Christian Chukwu as GM

23,000 artisans, traders in first batch, benefit in FG’s soft loan scheme across 13 states & FCT

FG will not tolerate destruction of national monuments – Information Minister

Restore Wike’s security, Rivers Traditional Rulers tell Buhari

Dakuku Peterside commends Magnus Abe on Senate Committee appointment

How Jonathan, Wike prevented my govt from possessing the controversial helicoptors - Amaechi

Sunday, 29 January 2017

Ajimobi urges citizens to continue to pray for Buhari, other leaders

SERAP to Buhari: Refer SGF Lawal alleged ‘grass-cutting’ corruption to EFCC, ICPC

Ooni charges Yoruba groups to be united

FG says partnership with Lagos State will breathe life into National Theatre

OGSG seeks FG's support on reforestation project

SERAP to Buhari: Refer SGF Lawal alleged ‘grass-cutting’ corruption to EFCC, ICPC

Akwa Ibom governor, champion of education -- NOUN

Trump bans two-year multiple visa for Nigerians

War on Terror: NERI exhibits positive photos from Borno

Ile-Ife agog as Adedoyin wears Miss Oodua crown

Oil Wells: Bury your heads in shame, Rivers APC tells Wike, PDP

Thousands attend RCCG Port Harcourt Holy Ghost rally

Senate says Justice Ministry recovered over $18.5bn looted funds last fiscal year

Thursday, 26 January 2017

Literary icon, Buchi Emecheta dies at 72

We will do all we can to support local producers & manufacturers— AG. President Osinbajo

FG debunks report on governors' emissary to London, says President is ok

2Face Idibia makes case for good governance

Wike flags off the construction of Edeoha-Ikata-Ochigba-Ozocha road

4 members of Turkish College kidnap gang arrested in Delta, Ogun & Lagos

Buhari is not ill or in any London hospital-Presidency

Edo Governor swears in Ikponwen as new Chief Judge