Nigeria: Nigerian Minister Fayemi ‘Ignores’ Supreme Court Rulings On Multi-Billion Naira Firm

[Premium Times] This week’s pledge by the Minister of Mines & Steel Development, Kayode Fayemi, to work with a Russian firm to reactivate the Aluminium Smelting Company of Nigeria, ALSCON, in Ikot-Abasi, is in clear violation of a Supreme Court judgement, PREMIUM TIIMES can report.

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Nigeria: Disarm Fulani Herdsmen, Anglican Church Tells FG

[Vanguard] The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), yesterday, lamented the rising spate of attack by herdsme?n on farming communities across the country, while it called on the Federal Government to take decisive actions to disarm Fulani herdsmen, so as to stem the growing wave of attack and killings of harmless farmers.

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Nigeria: Support Govt, Militants Dialogue, NGO Urges Security Agencies

[Vanguard] THE Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ, a non-governmental organization in Warri, Delta State, has called on the Nigerian Army, Navy and Department of State Service, DSS, to uphold the peace talks between the Federal Government and militants and stop further threats of use of force to give confidence to the people.

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