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EFCC Arrests 89 ‘Yahoo-Boys’ In Ibadan Night Club

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibadan zonal office, at the weekend, arrested 89 suspected internet fraudsters at the popular Club 360 located on the Akala Expressway, Oluyole Extension in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. In preparation for the late night operation, officers of the commission had carried out series of discreet surveillance on the nature of activities going ...

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Massive Shake-up In FIRS, Many Directors Redeployed

Muhammad Nami, executive chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has approved the redeployment of top directors in the agency. It was gathered that at least 50 directors, deputy directors, assistant directors and over 100 other staff of the agency were affected in the major shake-up. The transfers, it was gathered, was a means of shaping the agency along ...

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Secondus, Peter Obi Lead Protest Against Supreme Court In Abuja

Uche Secondus, national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra state, have lead a protest to the supreme court over its verdict on the Imo governorship election. Enyinnaya Abaribe, senate minority leader, also led the protest. The march took off from the PDP’s Legacy House in Maitama, Abuja amid tight security. The protesters, ...

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Supreme Court Affirms Ganduje, Tambuwal’s Election

The supreme court has upheld the election of Abdullahi Ganduje as the governor of Kano state. The court gave its verdict on Monday in the suit filed by Abba Kabir Yusuf, candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), challenging the election of Ganduje, candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC). The apex court dismissed the suit challenging Ganduje’s election for ...

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Kakanfo Hotel Founder, Dr Lekan Are, Dies At 86

PUNCH director, businessman, distinguished agronomist and respected senior citizen, Dr. Lekan Are, is dead. A family member who confirmed his death to PUNCH on Saturday said Dr. Are died at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, shortly after midnight. He was 86. Are, the longest-serving director on the board of PUNCH Nigeria Limited, was the Chairman of Kakanfo Inn and Conference ...

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‘Amotekun’ Is A Plot Against Fulani… Those Behind It Must Ne Arrested – Miyetti Allah

The Miyetti Allah Kaute Hore has asked the federal government to arrest south-west leaders in charge of Amotekun, a regional security outfit.  In an interview with The Sun, Bello Bodejo, national president of the group, said the outfit is a plot against the Fulani ethnic group. On Wednesday, the group had asked south-west governors to give up the outfit after ...

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Nigeria Isn’t Working… People Losing Faith In The Leaders, Says Oyegun

John Oyegun, former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has wondered why Nigerians are increasingly unhappy with their leaders. Speaking at the 17th edition of the Daily Trust Dialogue, Oyegun said the citizens are losing hope in their leaders and nation. The former governor of Edo state also said there is a threat to the country’s democracy. “I ...

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Imo: ‘Partially-mad People Wouldn’t React The Way You Did’, Oshiomhole Replies PDP

Adams Oshiomhole, national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has accused the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of making reckless statements to intimidate the judiciary and cause anarchy in the country. He said this in reaction to a statement by Uche Secondus, PDP national chairman. Secondus had said the removal of Emeka Ihedioha as governor of Imo state by the ...

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Senator Fadahunsi Accuses Customs Service Of Fraudulent Recruitment, Posting

A member of the upper chamber, representing Osun East senatorial district in the National Assembly, Francis Fadahunsi has described the ongoing recruitment into the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) as a monumental fraud. Fadahunsi, a retired Assistant Comptroller General of Customs, in a statement on Friday, accused the Comptroller General of the NCS, Hammed Ali of superintending a lopsided and illicit ...

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Yoruba Mandate Group U.S Coordinator To Run For Texas House Of Reps

By: SAYO AKINTOLA The US general coordinator of the Yoruba Mandate Group, Engr. Abolaji Tijani Ayobami is contesting for the Texas House of Representatives (TX) – District 85 in the forthcoming general elections in United States of America. USA. If given the opportunity, Ayobami explained that he would work harmoniously with fellow Representatives in the Texas House and the Executive ...

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