CONTROVERSY OVER WHEREABOUTS OF CAPTAIN WHO LED ARMY TEAM THAT KILLED POLICE SPECIAL FORCES THAT ARRESTED WADUME

Where’s Captain Tijani Balarabe? There are unconfirmed reports that the Army Captain, Tijani Balarabe, who led the army team that killed policemen transporting kidnapping kingpin, Hamisu Wadume, last August might have been sent on a course rather than facing trial for his actions. Samuel Ajayi Read More …

WADUME: ARMY SHIELDS 10 SOLDIERS FROM TERRORISM, KIDNAPPING AND MURDER TRIAL

Alhaji Hamisu Bala, aka  Wadume: charged with murder, terrorism and kidnapping Nigeria’s military authorities are shielding 10 soldiers connected with Taraba kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Bala, aka Wadume and have refused to release them for trial. This came to light on Monday when the Police arraigned Read More …

SERAP TAKES FG, CROSS RIVER GOVT TO ECOWAS COURT OVER TRIAL OF AGBA JALINGO

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the government of Nigeria and Cross River state government of governor Ben Ayade to ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja “over the prolonged, arbitrary detention; unfair prosecution; persecution, and sham trial of journalist Agba Jalingo.” Jalingo, who Read More …

DETAINED JOURNALIST AGBA JALINGO TRIED TO OVERTHROW BUHARI, GOVERNOR AYADE REVEALS

Cross River governor, Ben Ayade, has finally spoken about the continuous detention of Agba Jalingo, a Nigerian journalist who is standing treason trial for criticising the governor. Mr Jalingo, the publisher of CrossRiverWatch, was arrested on August 22 over a report alleging that Mr Ayade Read More …

AYADE, WHO ACCUSED ACCUSED AGBA JALINGO OF TERRORISM, DISTANCES HIMSELF FROM HIS ORDEAL

Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade (left) and President Muhammadu Buhari after a meeting with the President at the State House, Abuja…yesterday. PHOTO: PHILLIP OJISUA Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade, has distanced himself from the plight of Agba Jalingo, who has been held by Read More …