Detained political blogger, Abubakar Sidiq regains his freedom

Nigerian anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) released political blogger, Abubakar Sidiq Usman of Abusidiqu this evening. He was arrested on Monday by the anti-graft agency’ for offences bordering on cyber stalking” and was offered administrative bail after which he would be released to his elected sureties. He couldn’t meet the bail conditions… Read More Detained political blogger, Abubakar Sidiq regains his freedom

Thousands stranded as Delta Airlines cancel more than 500 flights worldwide

Delta Air Lines Inc said it was canceling more than 500 flights worldwide on Tuesday as the carrier worked to restore operations after a power outage hit its computer systems on Monday. The company, which has not yet detailed the financial impact of the outage, said on its website that as of 12:30 p.m. EDT… Read More Thousands stranded as Delta Airlines cancel more than 500 flights worldwide

Abuja court sentences man to two months imprisonment for stealing prepaid meter

A Karmo Upper Area Court in the FCT on Tuesday sentenced a 25-year-old man Yaknan David to two months imprisonment for stealing an electricity prepaid meter. David, of no fixed address, was sentenced on a two-count charge of criminal trespass and theft which he admitted. In his judgment, the presiding officer, Mohammed Abubakar, gave the… Read More Abuja court sentences man to two months imprisonment for stealing prepaid meter

Group raises alarm over plot to blackmail INEC chairman

Coalition of Civil Society Group known as ‘Election Reform Group’ (ERG) has warned political ruling class from derailing the current democratic process been administered by INEC. This they said is important to note and raise alarm as a section of the political elite are working to truncate the good initiative of the new INEC boss… Read More Group raises alarm over plot to blackmail INEC chairman