Monthly Archives: November, 2020

Assassinated Iranian chief nuclear scientist was shot with remote-controlled machine gun- New report says

The Iranian chief nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, assassinated last week Friday, November 27, 2020, in Tehran, was shot by a remote-controlled machine gun operating out of another car, Iran’s Fars News Agency has stated. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, dubbed by Israel as the father of Iran’s nuclear program, died on Friday after being seriously wounded when assailants targeted…

Since we sent our letter, CNN has been grasping at straws in desperation to justify its inaccurate and unbalanced investigation – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has stated that CNN has been unsettled since the federal government’s letter against the cable network’s investigative report on the Lekki shootings. Speaking during a stakeholders meeting with members of Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON) in Abuja on Friday, November 27, the Minister warned broadcast stations against using unverified materials. Lai Mohammed disclosed…

Bayelsa Police allegedly shoot three women while dispersing traffic

Three women were shot at in Yenagoa, Bayelsa state, while police officers on patrol duty were dispersing traffic. The incident occurred on Wednesday, Nov 25, along the popular Tombia market area of the state. The women hit by stray bullets have been identified as Alice Azaghene, Mrs Ebinipiri Onojamadu, and Mudufuro Blessing. According to reports, the policemen allegedly…

Buhari says FG can no longer bear electricity tariff shortfalls

President Muhammadu Buhari has said it is no longer sustainable for the Federal Government to bear the tariff shortfalls in the power sector. Buhari said this on Thursday, Nov 26, at the inauguration of Eko Electricity Distribution Company’s Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition-Distribution (SCADA) Management System Centre in Lagos. Buhari, represented by the Minister of Power, Mr…

‘We’ll never allow another violent #EndSARS protest again’- IGP Adamu Mohammed says

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Adamu Mohammed, says going forward the force will never allow another type of #EndSARS protest again. The police chief stated this when he spoke at a meeting with commissioners of police in Abuja today November27. He said the force is ready to face anyone who organises or participates in such protests across…

1 2 3 18