Kaduna Traders Issue Disclaimer: No Reason To Purchase Form For Governor Whose Tenure Was Never Helpful To Us Other Than Inflict Hardship

The Kaduna Market Traders’ Association, have issued a strongly worded disclaimer over what it called “political scam” by governor Nasiru El-Rufai and his associates that they had purchased nomination form for the governor worth N20m. The disclaimer was signed by the association’s leaders, Alhaji Falalu Musa Maidoya, Alhaji Gafai Boska and Mr Thomas Yakubu (JP). It also called on the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to investigate this scam. Read the full text of the disclaimer below: DISCLAIMER ON THE PURCHASE OF N22 MILLION NAIRA FORM IN THE NAME…

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Falana Demands Names Of 294 Citizens In DSS Detention

A human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), on Tuesday wrote to the Acting Director-General of the Department of State Services (also known as State Security Service), Matthew Seiyefa, demanding the names of 294 Nigerian citizens allegedly held in the agency’s custody illegally. Falana, whose request relies on the provision of the Freedom of Information Act, threatened to sue the agency if his demand was not met within seven days. Although he thanked Seyeifa for honouring his earlier letter dated August 20, 2018 by releasing some persons who had been…

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Islamic Movement Members Start Annual Mourning Sessions Nationwide

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria have started the annual mourning sessions to commemorate the brutal massacre of the grandson of the Prophet (S), Imam Hussein (AS) along with scores of his followers, most of whom were also members of the Prophet’s family on the plains of Karbala 14 centuries ago. During this solemn religious duty, members would be clad in black attire and be in mourning mood generally. Special mourning sittings would be conducted at schools and mosques across the country, where someone reads the story of Imam…

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