Thursday, December 10, 2015

SEE Top 10 Must-Read News For This Thursday

WE haVE gathered the most important news for this Thursday, December 10. Just in case you missed something, check out the digest below.
A fresh investigative report has revealed that Boko Haram though badly wounded by Nigeria and allied forces, still remains deadly. The sect is said to have killed no fewer than 1500 people in the past six months.

The Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka has described Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state as a tout and criticized him for attacking judges publicly without any consequences.
Momoh Jimoh-Lawal, the speaker of Kogi state House of Assembly, has been impeached alongside his deputy, Aliyu Aku, and minority leader, Hassan Bello.
President Muhammadu Buhari attended the funeral ceremony of the former president of Benin Republic, late Mathieu Kerekou, in the country’s capital, Cotonou.
The Court of Appeal sitting in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital, has upheld the election of Bukola Saraki, the president of the Senate, as the lawmaker representing Kwara central senatorial district.
The All Progressives Grand Alliance has said it is not in support of the use of violence by Biafra protesters but urged President Muhammadu Buhari to look into the issue of the marginalization of the Igbo people.
The former minister of finance, Dr. Nogozi Okonjo-Iweala, allegedly approved the transfer of at least N61.4b from funds recovered from the late head of state, Sani Abacha, to the office of the National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, few weeks to the 2015 presidential election.
The Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, who is standing trial for a six-count charge of money laundering and other fraud related charges was arraigned again by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission.
An unnamed source at the Department of State Security (DSS) has revealed that Senate president, Bukola Saraki has admitted some security personnel attached to him stole N310 million from an operator of a bureau de change.
Former coach of the Nigerian Super Eagles Stephen Keshi has lost his wife. According to family source, Kate Keshi lost her three-year-long fight against cancer on Wednesday night in the USA.