Thursday, December 7, 2023

Ayoola Babalola

Ayoola Babalola covers politics and general news. Prior to joining Peoples Gazette, he was with U.S based Sahara Reporters. He is on Twitter @ayoolababalola_
December 7, 2023

Appeal Court judge accused of taking bribes to uphold Dapo Abiodun’s election slumps, dies during promotion to Supreme Court

Judiciary sources told Peoples Gazette Justice Joseph Shagbaor Ikyegh passed on Wednesday evening in his home town of Makurdi. He was 65.

Justice Joseph Shagbaor Ikyegh
December 6, 2023

Zaria residents express shock, protest military bombing of civilians in Kaduna

The protesters are seeking justice for the innocent civilians murdered by the Nigerian Army.

December 5, 2023

Tinubu returns from Dubai climate summit amid outrage over Nigerian military bombing of 126 civilians

The trip came under fire in the past days for the number of delegates, most of whom were sponsored on scarce federal resources.

President Bola Tinubu returns to Nigeria
December 5, 2023

Ex-U.S. ambassador to Bolivia arraigned over allegation of spying for Cuba  

Mr Rocha was accused of serving as an illegal agent of a foreign government

Manuel Rocha
December 4, 2023
Nigerian youths and Big Ben
December 4, 2023

Rendition of Tinubu’s partisan, political ‘mandate’ song on Nigerian parliament floor underscores severity of president’s cult personality: Experts

The experts contended that the National Assembly seemingly offered a public endorsement of Mr Tinubu’s political agenda by playing the song.

President Bola Tinubu and NASS
December 3, 2023

Peter Obi slams Tinubu for wasting Nigeria’s scarce resources on Dubai climate junket

Mr Obi condemned the size of the president’s delegation, which he said was on the same level as that of more populated and richer countries like China.

Peter Obi and Bola Tinubu
November 30, 2023

Robbers disguised as EFCC operatives invade home in Asaba, kill deputy superintendent of police

Preliminary reports suggest that these individuals have confessed to their active involvement in the crime. 

Bright Edafe
November 30, 2023

Abdul-Azeez Suleiman emerges Northern Elders Forum’s spokesperson

“Abdul Azeez Suleiman is expected to strive to amplify NEF’s voice.’’

Abdul-Azeez Suleiman
November 30, 2023

Celebrated U.S. diplomat Henry Kissinger dies at 100

The top Republican was widely revered for his diplomatic skills that saw him transform U.S. foreign policy tactics for years.