UPDATE: Protesting Workers Shut Down Arik Operations

A Staff of Nigeria’s largest airline, Arik, have shut down its operations in Lagos. The staff are currently staging a protest at the domestic terminal of the Murtala Muhammed airport. The protesters displayed placards containing messages communicating their grievances. Others danced to anti-establishment songs by the late Afrobeat musician, Fela Kuti. “We want them to […]

Former FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed, Arrested

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, According to reports on Premium Times. Details of Mr. Mohammed’s arrest remained fuzzy as at the time of filing this report, but Premium Times, quotes EFCC sources as confirming he was in detention at […]

Identities Of the Chibok 21 Revealed

The good news filtered in this morning that Boko Haram militants handed over 21 Chibok schoolgirls to the goveernment  following series of negotiations, which reportedly involved the International Red Cross and the Swiss government The release of the girls ends over two years of agony for their select parents and loved ones who have hoped for their […]