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    Today, June 8, marks twenty one years after the death of Nigerian military Head of State, General Sani Abacha, and some residents of Kano, the military ruler’s home state, said the legacies he left behind were not all bad. The former military ruler, General Sani Abacha died on the 8th of June 1998 and the ...
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    Police and military authorities on Thursday, confirmed that 1,119 persons were arrested in connection with electoral offences during the Feb. 23 and March 9 elections across the country. Police spokesman, ACP Frank Mba, made this known in Abuja at a joint news briefing by spokespersons of the police and the military at Defence Headquarters. Giving ...
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    The Transition Monitoring Group (TMG) has blamed low turn of electorate during Saturday’s Governorship and House of Assembly polls across the country on “militarisation and over policing” of voting process. The National Chairperson of the group, Dr Abiola Akiyode- Afolabi, stated this while giving a preliminary report of the polls at a news conference in ...
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    Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has accused the military of masterminding electoral violence in the state which resulted in the death of many. Gunshots were heard in some parts of Rivers State while forceful ballot movement by security personnel were observed in some areas. Governor Wike was categorical when he said the military was ...
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    Despite President Muhammadu Buhari ordering soldiers out of the premises of Trust Media publishers of Daily Trust among other titles, some Nigerian journalists have voiced their displeasure at the manner of the invasion, arrest and intimidation of journalists at the media group. Some Nigerian journalists took to social media to condemn the action which they ...