I Remitted N3.6B To Private Account On The Instruction Of Ex- NDDC Director – EFCC Witness

I Remitted N3.6B To Private Account On The Instruction Of Ex- NDDC Director – EFCC Witness   Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   An Economic and Financial Crimee Commission (EFCC) witness in the trial of Engr. Tuoyo Omatsuli a former Executive Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) and three others, today, told a Federal […]

Ihedioha Constitutes Committee To Probe Okorocha’s Administration

  Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has constituted eight-man Financial Advisory Committee to probe all the financial dealings of the Rochas Okorocha’s administration. The Committee is headed by Dr. Abraham Nwankwo (CON) A statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr. Chibuike Onyeukwu, terms of reference of the Committee were among […]

NIWA Signs MoU With NEXIM Bank, Sealink Promotional Company

  The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (M.O.U.) with the Nigeria Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) and SEALINK Promotional Company. The MoU recognises the important role played by Inland Waterways in economic development of the country. A statement issued by NIWA  at the weekend stated that the MoU was  not only […]

Residents Protest Planned Installation Of High Tension Cables On Gladys Kalesanwo Street

    Residents of Gladys Kalesanwo Street at Agura-/Gberigbe, Ikorodu, area of Lagos have protested the planned installation of high tension cables on the street by the Ewu-Agbo Community Development Association within the same area. The residents also accused officials of Ikeja Distribution Company (IKDC) of colluding with the Ewu-Agbo Community to install the illegal […]

EFCC Arrests Zamfara SSG’s Brother With N60M Cash

.     The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) today arrested a suspect alleged to be the brother to the Secretary to the Zamfara State Government, Professor Abdullahi Shinkafi with N60million cash. The arrest is coming some hours to the handover to a new administration in the state and other states in the country. […]

Corrupt Nigerians Will Come After Me In 2023–Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday charged the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) to keep filled assets declaration forms safe as those facing corruption charges now will come after him in 2023. The Nation reports that he made the remark when he and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo were receiving fresh assets declaration forms at the […]

NDLEA Arraigns Woman, Man For Unlawful Dealing In 7.4kg of Cocaine

      The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, on Friday arraigned a lady, Okere Adaobi Marian, who is in her mid-30, before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged attempt to export 6.24 kilogrammes of cocaine. Arraigning the defendant before Justice Nicholas Oweibo on count charge on Friday, the prosecutor, Mr. Abu Ibrahim […]

Supreme Court Upholds Gov Fayemi’s Election

    ..Says Olusola, PDP Have No Case The Supreme Court today upheld the election victory of Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State. The Apex court, in a unanimous judgment by a five man panel of Justices, dismissed an appeal the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) filed to challenge Fayemi’s victory. Vanguard reports that in the lead […]

Court Fixes June 6, Hearing Of Kashamu’s Motion On His Extradition To US

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi     The Federal High Court, Lagos, presided over by Justice Chukwujekwu Joseph Aneke, has fixed June 6, for the hearing of an application filed by Mr. Buruji Kashamu, the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial district of Ogun State, in the National Assembly. The Senator in the new application […]

Buhari Confirms Adamu As Substantive IGP

    President Muhammadu Buhari today confirmed the appointment of Mohammad Adamu as the substantive Inspector General of Police (IGP) The President’s Aide on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, Adamu’s stated that the appointment was confirmed at the Police Council Meeting that was held at the State House and presided over by Buhari. “The Police Council […]