Panama Papers: SERAP Gives CCB 14 Days To Investigate Named Public Officers

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has requested Mr Sam Saba, Chairman, Code of Conduct Bureau(CCB) “to use his good offices and leadership to urgently investigate current and immediate past high-ranking public officers named in the Panama Papers and others that are maintaining and operating or have maintained and operated foreign accounts in other safe […]

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NDLEA Arrests 2 With 252 Wraps Of Cocaine At Lagos Airport

… Estimates Drug Value At N39m The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos has apprehended a driver and a trader over unlawful importation of 252 wraps of cocaine weighing 4.325kgs. According to the anti drug agency, the suspects were found to have ingested and […]

EFCC Arraigns NAMA MD, Directors For N2.8b ‘Theft’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday arraigned Nigerian Airspace Management Agency (NAMA) Managing Director/Chief Executive Ibrahim Abdulsalam at the Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly stealing N2.8billion. He was charged along with Nnamdi Udoh (still at large), Adegorite Olumuyiwa, Agbolade Segun, Clara Aliche, Joy Ayodele Adegorite, Randville Invesment Ltd and Multeng […]

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NDLEA Discovers Drugs Inside DJ Rack Box, Boxer Shorts At Lagos Airport

… Arrests 2 Suspects The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) at the international wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport (MMA), Lagos has discovered 28 packs of Tramadol weighing 21.99kgs inside a DJ Rack box and 1.8kgs of cocaine in boxer shorts. An online statement made available by the Head, Public Affairs, Ofoyeju Mitchell stated […]

2015 Recorded Highest Execution Figure In 25 Years –—Amnesty Int’l

… Death Sentences Dropped In Sub-Saharan Region From 909 In 2014 To 443 In 2015 Due To Reduction In Nigeria. …Says Iran, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia Responsible For Almost 90% Recorded Executions Amnesty International said that a dramatic global rise in the number of executions recorded in 2015 saw more people put to death than at […]

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Breaking Pictures Overloaded Trailer Stuck Under Ikeja Along Pedestrian Bridge

This incident happened this morning.Motorists and commuters should please look for alternative routes

Over 1,000 Persons Sue Johnson & Johnson Company

…Alleges Talc In Johnson’s Baby Powder Causes Ovarian Cancer More than 1,000 people are suing Johnson & Johnson Co. and Imerys Talc America, alleging that the producers of baby powder failed to warn them of the product’s connection to ovarian cancer, reports Bloomberg Business week. The lawsuits draw from 20 studies that have found long-term […]

2016 Budget Will Be Thoroughly Reviewed Before I Assent To It—- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that he would review thoroughly the 2016 Appropriation Bill passed by the National Assembly (NASS) before giving his assent. Buhari said that the review of the budget would be made Ministry by Ministry to ascertain if there were strange inputs different from its original contents when he submitted it. However, […]

World Bank Allocates $800m To Rebuild North East

The World Bank has set aside $800 million to support the rebuilding of infrastructure destroyed in the North East region of Nigeria by the Boko Haram the activities. UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator, Ms Fatma Samoura, disclosed on Thursday in Maiduguri during a courtesy visit to the Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima. Samoura, who […]

Honeywell Floors Ecobank At Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal, Lagos has dismissed the exparte order earlier granted against Honeywell Flour Mills Plc. in favour of Ecobank. Justice Mohammed Yunusa of the Federal High Court, Lagos had granted an exparte order in favour of Ecobank against Honeywell on the 4th of December, 2015. Honeywell thereafter proceeded to the Court of Appeal […]