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N7.6b Fraud: You Have A Case To Answer, Appeal Court Tells Kalu

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal on Wednesday upheld the dismissal of the ‘no-case submission’ filed by a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, in his trial for alleged corruption. Mr Kalu, who was a state governor between 1999 and 2007, is facing a N7.67 billion fraud charge filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ...

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Dariye Co-sponsors Motion On Kajuru Killings From Prison

Joshua Dariye, senator representing Plateau central, on Thursday co-sponsored a motion from jail. The motion was on the killing of Faye Mooney, an official of Mercy Corps Nigeria, a humanitarian agency, and Matthew Oguche, her partner, at the Kajuru Castle in Kaduna state. Shehu Sani, senator representing Kaduna central, sponsored the motion to formally draw the attention of the lawmakers ...

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Breaking News: Dogara Fires Back At Tinubu, Provide Padded Budget Facts

Following his statement against the Speaker House of the Representative, Yakubu Dogara and senate President Dr. Bukola Saraki, the former has on Tuesday replied the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, saying that he is ignorant of the budget process and advised him to mind his language. Disclosing this in a statement signed by ...

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Ajimobi And Story Of Last-minute Heists At Oyo Govt House, By Festus Adedayo

Rumpus, said the report from a well-respected online medium, had erupted at the Oyo State Government House. An aide to Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State’s wife, Florence, had reportedly stolen part of an over N1billion being siphoned out of the Government House. This was May 25, 2019. Two days later, specifically on May 27, Ajimobi was subject of the ...

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Adebanjo: A Government That Cannot Provide Security Has No Right To Exist

Chief Ayo Adebanjo, an elder statesman and one of the leaders of the Pan Yoruba group, Afenifere, spoke on the crisis in the group and the disloyalty that led to the establishment of Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG). He accused national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu of compromising the interest of Yoruba nation for selfish ambition. SEYE OLUMIDE ...

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Swear With The Qur’an That You Didn’t Rig The Election, Galadima Dares Buhari:

Buba Galadima, the estranged former ally of President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that the leaders of the All Progressive Congress APC are impostors who would soon be sacked. The politician who made the declaration during an interview with Sun newspaper also warned the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC not to harbour the idea of de-registering any of the country’s 72 ...

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PDP Uncovers APC’s Fresh Plots To Smear Sen. Adeleke

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) alerts Nigerians of fresh plots by leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC), who are now weaving a new set of fabrications and allegations, to discredit and smear Osun State Governor-Elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke. Having failed in their project to brand Senator Adeleke’s School Certificate as fake, APC leaders, including those operating from Lagos state, ...

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Buhari, NJC Extend Tanko Muhammad’s Tenure As Acting CJN

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the appointment of Tanko Muhammad as the acting chief justice of Nigeria by another three months. Buhari sent the recommendation to the National Judicial Council and the supervisory body approved the appointment on Thursday, a spokesperson for the NJC, Soji Oye, said in a statement on Saturday. Muhammad was first appointed in January after the ...

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Political Class Destroyed The Judiciary – Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, His Royal Highness, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi on Friday alleged that the high rate of kidnapping, thuggery and corruption amongst other criminal activities are caused by the political class. Sanusi, who is also a former Central Bank Governor (CBN), added that the judiciary has been destroyed by the political class. He made this assertion during his address ...

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Easter: Weeping May Endure For The Night, Joy Comes In The Morning.’’ Buhari Reassures Nigerians

Calls for more prayers against bandits, other criminals Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined Nigerians to intensify prayers for peace and security to return to all parts of the country. The president, in an Easter message to Nigerians, said that the call had become necessary in view of the fact that “the nation is currently gripped with gloom over ...

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