Water Transport: NIWA Is Not Fighting Lagos State—Mamora

  …Visits Lagos State Governor …As Ambode Pledges Total Support For NIWA’s Efforts Addressing Issues The Managing Director of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), Senator Olorunimbe Mamora has stated that there is no fight between the authority and the Lagos State Government over who controls the waterways in the state. This is just as he […]

Man Bags Three Years Imprisonment For Sending Threat Message To Fidelity Bank MD, ED

   By Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos on Friday sentence an ex- contract staff with Fidelity Bank PLC, Mr. Innocent Eneji to three years imprisonments for sending a text message threatening the life of the Managing Director of Fidelity Bank PLC, Mr Nnamdi Okonkwo  and a female Executive Director with […]

Breaking News) : Buhari Suspends Onnoghen, Swears In Ibrahim Tanko As Acting CJN

  The President, Muhammadu Buhari today suspended the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, pending the completion of his trial at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) President Buhari announced Justice Onnoghen’s suspension at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, which was attended by the Director-General, Department of State Service, the […]

Two Ex-INEC Officials Jailed 64 Years For Accepting N264.8M Bribe

    Two former staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Christian Nwosu and Tijani Bashir, were today sentenced to a total of 64 years imprisonments, by a Federal High Court, Lagos for receiving the sum of N264.8 million gratification from the former Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources, Mrs Diezani Allison Madueke, for […]

Police Arraign 2 Men For Giving False Information

    Two men, Obimma Ebele, 48 and Okonkwo Chuks Michael 56, were today arraigned before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, for giving false information to police. Both Ebele and Michael were arraigned by men of Force Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department (ForceCIID) Alagbon, Ikoyi, Lagos, before Magistrate A. Aro-Lambo, on charges bordering on […]

Alleged N1.6B Fraud: I’m Innocent -Ex-Jonathan Aide, Dudafa Tells Court

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A former Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Domestic Affairs, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, today said he is innocent of the allegations against him and urged the court  to hold that he is not guilty of the N1.6 billion  fraud charge filed against him by the Economic and Financial […]

N6.9B Fraud: I Personally Delivered $5M To Fayose, Says Obanikoro

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, today, gave evidence before a Federal High Court Lagos, in the criminal trial of immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, who is facing charges of N6.9 billion fraud. Fayose was arraigned by The Economic and Financial […]

Court Fixes February 11 For Judgement In N12.2 B Linked To Patience Jonathan.

    Story by Gbenga Ogunbufunmi   A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today,, fixed February 11, 2019 for judgement in an application filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for the final forfeiture of the sums of $8,435,788.84 (about N3 billion) and N9.2 billion (totalling about N12.2 billion), linked to former […]

Extradition: NDLEA Urges Court To Dismiss Kashamu’s Suit

      The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has urged a Federal High Court, Lagos, to dismiss the fundamental rights enforcement suit, filed by Senator Buruji Kashamu, seeking to stop security agencies from extraditing him to the United State of America (USA), over drug related offences. Kashamu, a senator representing Ogun East at […]

Hoodlums Invade APC Rally In Lagos Shoots Three, Stabs MC Oluomo

    It was confusion galore yesterday during the inauguration of the campaign of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the Sky Power Ground, Oba Akinjobi Road, Ikeja, Lagos, following the invasion of the venue by hoodlums shooting sporadically at their perceived enemies. One of the leaders of National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) […]