Alleged bribery: EFCC asked to release APC gov’ship aspirant from detention

The Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been asked to release Zamfara State governorship aspirant on the platform of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Daudu Lawal from detention or arraign him in court. A group, under the aegis of Coalition of Democratic Watchdog of Nigeria, in a statement signed by its spokesperson, Comrade Yunusa […]

2019: PT Presidential candidate, Olawepo-Hashim overtakes Buhari on social media

As Nigerians continue the search for a credible alternative for the Presidency come 2019, social media engagements, specifically on face book, have indicated that the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Trust (PT), Mr. Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, has surpassed a vast majority of the other candidates in popularity. A look at the rating conducted by an independent […]

WAEC Registration: MURIC asks Lagos schools to stop forcing students to remove hijab

The Muslim Rights Concern has asked authorities in some Lagos State schools to stop forcing Muslim students to remove their hijab before taking passports. MURIC alleged that Some school authorities in the State have been forcing female Muslim students to remove their hijab before taking pictures meant for the West African Examination Council (WAEC) forms. […]

Corruption: Adopt e-governance, CITAD, PI tell politicians

Ahead of 2019 general elections, two leading Digital Rights groups, Paradigm Initiative and Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) have charged candidates of all political parties to adopt electronic governance (e-governance) with a view to curbing corruption in the country. Speaking during a media parley in Abuja on Tuesday, The Program Manager, Digital Rights, Mr […]