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August 17, 2018

Corruption worse under Buhari’s govt – Ozekhome

Mike Ozekhome

  Human rights activist and constitutional lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) yesterday said that the present administration of President Muhammadu Buhari has worsened Nigeria’s pitiable economic condition and socio-political woes. Ozekhome, who presented a detailed analysis of how corruption, money laundering and insecurity have destroyed the nation’s economic potentials among the comity of nations, added that something should be done urgently to rescue the nation from total collapse. He spoke while delivering a keynote address at the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Barnawa, Kaduna Branch Law week. He also urged patriotic legal practitioners and other Nigerians to join hands together in salvaging…

CAN demands unconditional release of Anglican Archbishop as Ozhekhome regains freedom

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has called for the unconditional release of the Anglican Archbishop of Niger Delta Province, Rev Ignatius Kattey, who was kidnapped on Sept 6. Making the demand, CAN President, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, also called for more severe punishment for kidnappers. The press statement, which was signed by Mr. Kenny Ashaka, Special Adviser on media to the CAN president, urged the kidnappers of the archbishop not to harm him. He observed that kidnapping had heightened the insecurity in the country, while stating that the crime should be treated as armed robbery and terrorism. The statement by…