Barely a week after a group of purported beneficiaries of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, under the aegis of Niger Delta Ex-agitators Forum (NDEF), petitioned the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, over sundry issues, an interesting twist is unfolding, as some of those listed as victims of the alleged fraud have disowned the petition.
The immediate past governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, is set to quit the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) this week, THISDAY has learnt.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has taken a swipe at the Bayelsa State Government accusing it of cover up over the alleged killing of two APC members by suspected thugs of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
A retired Commissioner of Police Emmanuel Ojukwu has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for directing the Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris to overhaul the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force.
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met troops battling bandits, kidnappers and criminals in Zamfara and neighbouring states under Operations Sharan Daji and Diran Mikiya.
Senate President Bukola Saraki has said he would not lose sleep over threats to impeach him when the National Assembly resumes in September.
via: INFORMATION NIGERIA