Coming after the nationwide call to end SARS, Akin Alabi, a member of the house of representatives from Oyo state has filed a motion to dissolve the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) of the Nigeria police force.
The lawmaker who noted that the security agency has made headlines in recent times “over ceaseless killings and attacks on innocent citizens”, added that SARS operatives have become so lawless that even the police inspector-general can no longer contain their excesses.
Alabi further stated that there is enough evidence in the public domain to proscribe SARS immediately.
“Policing in Nigeria continues to fall short of modern practices where citizens should be treated with utmost respect and decorum, therefore making it very difficult for an average citizen to truly trust that the police are their friends.”, He said.
It is expected that the motion will be considered on Tuesday October 6
An Ex-governor of Anambra State, Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife, has revealed that God willed an Igbo person to become President of Nigeria come 2023.
According to Ezeife who made this known during his speech presentation at Prof Akunyili Women Development Centre, Awka, Anambra State.
While commending the initiator of the Global Movement for Igbo Presidency, Kennedy Iyere, from Edo State, Ezeife said
“It appears God in heaven is saying it is time for a Nigerian President of Igbo extraction. Other Nigerians seem to believe in Igbo president more than the Igbo people. Igbos are the development agents of Nigeria. We make Nigeria look more like a nation. We believe culturally in developing any part of the world we find ourselves in.
Panic all over the world as Muslims accuse Rihanna of disrespecting the Hadiths during her Savage X Fenty show
Popular American singer, Rihanna is under fire from the Muslim community as they accuse her of disrespecting the values of Islam during her recent Savage X Fenty fashion show.
The singer is being called out due to a song that was used during her fashion show which premiered on Friday, October 2, on Amazon Prime Video.
The song at the centre of this controversy is called “Doom”. The song reportedly samples vocals of a Hadith being read in Arabic and it was played at Rihanna's fashion show as models scantily-clad in lingerie sashayed.
The Hadith is believed to be a record of the words, actions, and the silent approval of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Hadith have been called “the backbone” of Islamic civilization, and in Islam, the authority of hadith as a...
Bachelor of Education students will now get automatic employment after graduation and also stipends from Pres. Buhari's administration.
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, who disclosed this on Monday while marking the World Teacher's Day 2020, further stated that a special salary scale has been approved for teachers in the country as well as an increase in the number of years of service from 35 to 40.
The education minister, Mr Adamu, said the implementation of the new salary scheme was to encourage teachers in delivering better service.
Other promises include building low-cost housing for teachers in rural areas, sponsorship to at least one refresher training per annum to benchmark best practices for improved teaching and learning.
Mr Buhari said he has approved the reintroduction of bursary award...