Former Counsel To Kidnapper Evans, Arrested

Operatives from the State Criminal Investigation Department in Panti, Yaba, swooped on the lawyer as he made to park his car at the court’s car park. The Nigeria Police Force has arrested a former counsel of alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans. Photo of Mr. Olukoya Ogungbeje The lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, was arrested on … Continue reading Former Counsel To Kidnapper Evans, Arrested

Shittu’s Resignation: CGN Orders Probe of Minister Shittu by EFCC and ICPC

The Computer Guild of Nigeria has called on the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and theEconomic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to go after the recently resigned Communications Minister, Barr. Adebayo Shittu. This was contained in a release issued and signed by the National President of the Guild, Mr. Wole Adedoyin after an emergency meeting … Continue reading Shittu’s Resignation: CGN Orders Probe of Minister Shittu by EFCC and ICPC

More Than 300 Non-Nigerians Seen Registering To Vote- INEC Chairman, Yakubu

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has revealed that more than 300 non-Nigerians have been apprehended for attempting to register for Permanent Voters Card, PVC. Speaking at an election stakeholders’ summit in Abuja, INEC chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, also disclosed that Nigerian Immigration Service has been deployed to arrest any foreigner who tried to register. … Continue reading More Than 300 Non-Nigerians Seen Registering To Vote- INEC Chairman, Yakubu

Budget: Buhari Lists Projects From Which Cuts Were Made

President Muhammmadu Buhari Wednesday signed the 2018 budget and decried that lawmakers made cuts amounting to N347 billion in the allocations to 4,700 projects he submitted for consideration and introduced 6,403 projects of their own amounting to N578 billion. The National Assembly had on May 16 passed the 2018 Appropriation Bill, increasing the proposal of … Continue reading Budget: Buhari Lists Projects From Which Cuts Were Made

Jolly Nyame: Story Of A Reverend Turned Governor, Turned Prisoner

The ex-governor was on Wednesday convicted of misappropriating N1.64 billion from the state’s treasury through shoddy stationery contracts which he awarded at the tail of his eight years administration that ended in 2007. It was one of the longest trials that eventually (started in 2007). The conviction earned the former governor the ill-repute of being … Continue reading Jolly Nyame: Story Of A Reverend Turned Governor, Turned Prisoner

Uwajeh: I Was Sacked For Refusing To Implicate Jonathan, Saraki, Ekweremadu, Others

SACKED Special Investigator to the Special Presidential Investigation Panel on Recovery of Public Property, Evang. Victor Uwajeh, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration of bias in its anti-corruption crusade. Uwajeh claimed he was sacked less than two months after his appointment because the administration had a mindset about who should be prosecuted at all costs. … Continue reading Uwajeh: I Was Sacked For Refusing To Implicate Jonathan, Saraki, Ekweremadu, Others