EFCC confirms Saraki’s arrest, detention

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday confirmed the arrest and detention of former President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki.   Mr Wilson Uwujaren, the spokesperson of the commission, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja…
Police repel another attack in Imo, kill 2 bandits

The Police Command in Imo State says its operatives killed two bandits during a firefight crossfire in Njaba Local Government Area of the state on Saturday.   The Commissioner of Police, Mr Abutu Yaro, said this in a statement by…
COVID-19: Germany ramps up vaccination campaign, fears 4th wave

German politicians and associations are promoting vaccinations against coronavirus (COVID-19) with increased energy, as the new school year draws closer and as interest fades in the jab.   Social Democrat (SPD) chancellor-candidate Olaf Scholz said that people, who had already…
PDP, APC differ over Gov. Akeredolu’s overtures

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ondo State has advised Gov. Rotimi Akeredolu to stop grandstanding and the clicking of wine glasses over his Supreme Court victory.   Its Publicity Secretary, Kennedy Peretei, said in a statement on Saturday in…