Day: March 13, 2018

64-YR OLD RETIREE IN COURT OVER 14MIL FRAUD

A 64-year-old retiree, Adefolami Adeleke, on Tuesday appeared before a Wuse Zone 2 Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, for allegedly selling a shop to two different persons. The defendant, of Douala Street, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, is facing three counts of criminal conspiracy, breach of trust and cheating. The prosecutor, Mr. Adeyemi […]

83% OF STUDENTS FAILED WASSCE

Chux Ohai The West African Examination Council has announced the results of the first series of the new diet of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination for Private Candidates in Nigeria. Announcing the results at the Lagos headquarters of the council in Yaba on Tuesday, the Head of the […]

OBASANJO’S COALITION FOR NIGERIA MOVEMENT DISOWNS SDP

By Emmanuel Ujah Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) has denied insinuations that it has adopted the Social Democratic Party (SDP) as the political platform through which to realize its aspirations. Obasanjo formerly registering as a member of Coalition for Nigerian Movement CNM is being promoted by former President Olusegun Obasanjo […]

WHY YOU SHOULD BECOME A SENATOR IN NIGERIA

I came across this quite depressing image on The Guardian’s Facebook page yesterday night. At first, it was funny. Then a few seconds later, it wasn’t. At this time, I had become puzzled by the revelation. Not much because I tried to calculate what fraction of the total my salary would represent, […]

FORMER ECOMOG COMMANDER, MAJ. GEN. SHELPIDI BURIED AMIDST TEARS

Ali Abare, Gombe It was all tears as the remains of former ECOMOG Commander Major General Timothy Mai Shelpidi (retd) was buried Tuesday at his Boh country home in Shongom local government area of Gombe State. Governor Ibrahim Hassan Dankwambo, who led the state government’s delegation to the funeral, described Major General […]

WHY I PICKED MY SON IN-LAW TO SUCCEED ME -OKOROCHA

GOVERNOR Rochas Okorocha of Imo on Tuesday cleared the air on why he is endorsing his son-in-law, Mr Uche Nwosu, to take over from him as governor. Speaking with newsmen at the Sam Mbakwe International Airport in Owerri, shortly on arrival from an overseas trip, Okorocha said that Nwosu is […]

BUHARI SUMMONS IGP OVER BENUE, DEMANDS DETAILED REPORT

President Buhari with Governor Ortom during his visit to Benue State, on Monday, March 12, 2018. A top Presidency source revealed on Tuesday night that President Muhammadu Buhari summoned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to explain why he flouted the order to relocate to Benue State to […]