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Reactions trail Singapore’s controversial social media law copied by Nigerian lawmaker

ON TUESDAY, November 5, a bill to regulate the social media was introduced to the Nigerian Senate and the sponsor, Mohammed Sani Musa, lawmaker...

‘Fisayo Soyombo and the legal propriety of prosecuting an undercover journalist: A dialogue

By Timothy Ola Bamgboye Prelude ‘FISAYO Soyombo, a multiple award-winning journalist, in a three-part article, chronicles with the aid of pictorial and filmic pieces of evidence,...

Nigerian Correctional Service updates site with new name after ICIR reported oversight

LESS than a day after The ICIR reported its failure to update information on its website, the Nigerian Correctional Service has corrected places where...
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Nigeria Police’s Gender Unit lacks resources to investigate rape, says rights activist

THE Gender Unit, a department under the Nigeria Police, lacks financial resources to investigate allegations of sexual abuse and prosecute offenders, says Dorothy Njemanze,...

Police invitation letters to Dakolos contain strange offences, came from ‘dissolved’ unit

THE invitation letters sent to Busola and Timi Dakolo on Saturday by the police contain allegations that cannot be traced to Nigeria's criminal law...

Another suit challenging Buhari’s academic credential meets dead-end at Appeal Court 

A SUIT to nullify the candidacy of President Muhammadu Buhari based on alleged shortcomings in his academic qualifications has been struck out by the...
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FACT CHECK: No, it is not true Nigeria has recorded only 18 convictions in rape cases

Following a recent rape allegation against Biodun Fatoyinbo, senior pastor at the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), one claim that has gone viral on...

SPECIAL REPORT: Inside Nigeria’s prisons where thousands languish for years without trial

For nearly two years, Chris Chom and 61 other inmates shared a filthy cell in the Kaduna State Central Prisons.

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Shell suspends sale of Nigerian oil assets

SHELL has suspended its decision to divest its Nigerian onshore oil assets, choosing instead to comply with the outcome...

Insecurity: 289 killed in worship centres within 18 months across Nigeria

THE rate of attack on worship centres leading to death has again been brought to the fore with the...

Owo massacre: Report accuses FG of shielding herdsmen by blaming terrorists

THE Nigerian government deliberately blamed the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) for last month's terror attack on St....

Coda Story accepts candidates for Bruno reporting fellowships

CODA Story is accepting candidates for the Bruno Reporting Fellowships, sponsored by Martin Walker's Bruno Foundation.  The fellowship will provide US$5,000...

Buhari makes 12 foreign trips in six months, might exceed N1. 5bn budget

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari recently went to Lisbon, Portugal for a state visit, this has clocked his twelfth international trip...
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