Defections And The Corrupt Under-Belly Of The APC Government

By Simeon Nwakaudu Like others, I have watched the mass movement of prominent Nigerians from their place of comfort to a zone of national sacrifice. This, to me, is the strength of the nation. We never allow a tyrant to destroy our foundation. However, the most important aspect of the gale of defections from APC … Continue reading Defections And The Corrupt Under-Belly Of The APC Government

Orji Kalu Loses Bid To Stop N3.2 Billion Corruption Trial

Justice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, dismissed a no-case submission filed by a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, in his bid to stop his trial over an alleged N3.2 billion fraud. Mr Kalu is currently a chieftain of Nigeria’s ruling party, APC, … Continue reading Orji Kalu Loses Bid To Stop N3.2 Billion Corruption Trial

Herdsmen/farmers Crisis: Report Indicts Ex-PDP Governors, Defectors

There are strong indications that ex-governors in the opposition party in Nigeria, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), may be involved in the herdsmen-farmers’ conflict in some parts of Nigeria. This was contained in a report recently released by a United Kingdom-based group, The Bridge Centre. According to a part of the report, there are possibilities … Continue reading Herdsmen/farmers Crisis: Report Indicts Ex-PDP Governors, Defectors

How Buhari, Saraki Peace Deal Collapsed, Oshiomhole’s Outreach Thwarted Initial Plan By 32 Senators To Dump APC

Interesting details emerged at the weekend on how the rapprochement between President Muhammadu Buhari and Senate President Bukola Saraki penultimate Thursday collapsed, just a few days after. The truce meeting at Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja, had in the attendance Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, and Governors Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, Aziz Yari of Zamfara State … Continue reading How Buhari, Saraki Peace Deal Collapsed, Oshiomhole’s Outreach Thwarted Initial Plan By 32 Senators To Dump APC

Three INEC Staff In Prison For Collecting N179.8m Bribe From Diezani

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal office, on Monday, July 30, 2018, arraigned three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, before Justice Muslim Hassan of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos. they were arraigned on an eight-count charge bordering on conspiracy, diversion of public funds and money laundering … Continue reading Three INEC Staff In Prison For Collecting N179.8m Bribe From Diezani