Maradona’s doctor investigated for involuntary manslaughter

                  Diego Maradona’s doctor Leopoldo Luque was on Sunday being investigated for involuntary manslaughter four days after the Argentina legend suffered a fatal heart attack, the Argentine news agency Telam reported. Police raided Luque’s surgery and home in search of possible evidence pointing to negligence, according to television images and judicial sources, …

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Tears as Borno conducts mass burial for 43 Murdered by Boko Haram

It was a gloomy day in Zabarmari village since tens of thousands of residents from the rice-producing community situated in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State assembled to spoil the 43 corpses of farmers which were slaughtered the prior moment. Read also: UAE and Boko Haram funders Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum, directed other leading members of the administration to …

5 ISWAP terrorists killed as troops intensify clearance operations in Northeast

*** Recover arms, destroy terrorists’ logistics warehouse Troops of Army Super Camp 11 Gamboru-Ngala have conducted a clearance operations at some suspected Boko Haram Terrorists and Islamic State in West Africa Province ISWAP criminals hideout at Garal Village and Bulankesa Village killing two terrorists. Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Brigadier General Benard Onyeuko disclosed this in a statement on Sunday …

#EndSARS: Don’t Subvert Truth Before Lagos Panel, Group Warns Lagos Govt, Amnesty International

The Lagos state government and Amnesty International, AI, have been warned to allow the Judicial Panel of Inquiry set up to probe the allegation of brutality against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Lagos state to work without any form of interference. A civil society organisation, Advocates For Social Justice, at a press conference in Abuja, yesterday, warned the Lagos government …

Buhari expresses grief over Borno beheadings

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the beheading of 43 rice farmers in Borno State, describing it as “insane” and “senseless”. Read also: Kano residents lament rising cost of rice in the state The president stated this in a Saturday night statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu. The rice farmers were beheaded in Zabarmari, …

Trump supporter who gave $2.5m to fight election fraud wants money back

A Donald Trump supporter who donated $2.5m to help expose and prosecute claims of fraud in the presidential election wants his money back after what he says are “disappointing results”. Read also: Trump requests recount of Georgia’s presidential race Fredric Eshelman, a businessman from North Carolina, said he gave the money to True the Vote, a pro-Trump “election ethics” group in …

PDP politicians want to join APC through backdoor – Kalu

Senate Chief Whip and All Progressives Congress (APC) leader in Abia State, Senator Orji Kalu has alleged that some politicians currently in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are jostling to join the ruling party through the backdoor. Read also:  Senators and their Sanctimonious Posturing Kalu stated this when he paid a private visit to the former Chief of Army Staff, …

‘Nigeria borders will remain closed’ – Minister

Minister of Agriculture, Mohammed Sabo Nanono, has said Nigeria borders will remain locked and the key is thrown into the lagoon. Read also: Nigeria Immigration Deploys Migration Data System at Air Borders He stated this, yesterday, at the flag-off ceremony of the distribution of agricultural inputs to farmers affected by the recent flood in Kebbi State. Read also: Audu Ogbeh Reveals Why …

2023: Yahaya Bello under pressure to run for president – Commissioner

The Commissioner for Information and Communication in Kogi State, Kingsley Fanwo, says Governor Yahaya Bello is being urged to contest for the 2023 presidency. Read also: Wike, other PDP governors will join APC – Yahaya Bello Mr Fanwo said in a tweet on Saturday that the “deafening calls will bring about a defining moment for our nation.” He further told TheCable: …