Nigeria’s foremost novelist Chinua Achebe has claimed that
Nigerians, especially of the Hausa/Fulani and the Yoruba stocks, do not like
his Igbo ethnic group because of the southeast’s cultural advantage.
Shehu Sani, former Kaduna Central Senator, has urged
President Muhammadu Buhari not to exclude other parts of Nigeria in his key
appointments on the basis that they did not vote for the All Progressives
Congress, APC, during the just-concluded elections.
A woman simply identified as Carol and her daughter, Favour
have been reported dead with three others seriously injured as fire on Saturday
razed down building in Eku Community, Ethiope-East Local Government Area of
Operatives of the Benin Zonal Office of the Economic and
Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, at the weekend, arrested 16 suspected
internet fraudsters aka ‘Yahoo boys’ at their hideout in Ughoton and Udu
communities, Warri, Delta State.