DASUKI STILL KEEPING ARMS HE PURCHASED FOR GOVT AND HIS SYMPATHISERS COULD USE THEM- DSS

The Federal Government has told a Federal High Court in Abuja that the immediate past National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.), is yet to account for a large cache of sophisticated arms he imported while in office. The government said it feared that the missing arms were in the hands of some unidentified ‎persons that were sympathetic towards the ex-NSA’s cause. It stated this in an application filed by its lawyer, Oladipo Okpeseyi (SAN), seeking an order permitting it to shield the identities of its prosecution witnesses in Dasuki’s…

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FAMILY DISCLOSES HOW STEPHEN KESHI DIED, SAYS THEY NEED AUTOPSY

The Chairman of the Edo State Football Association (EFA), Frank Ilaboya, confirmed on Wednesday that the remains of former Super Eagle’s coach, Stephen Keshi, had been moved to a mortuary in Benin. The privately-owned mortuary, Faith Mediplex, is located on the Benin Airport road in the Edo State capital. Mr. Ilaboya quoted Mr. Keshi’s family member, Ricky Aburimen, as saying the Eagle’s former coach only complained of a leg ailment while holidaying at his Airport Road home in Benin before he passed away. He said Mr. Keshi died on the…

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I WASN’T AWARE OF RECRUITMENT INTO THE IMMIGRATIONS DEPT EVEN AS COMPTROLLER GENERAL- PARRADANG

David Parradang, former head of the Immigrations Department, the first prosecution witness, said he was  not aware of the recruitment in the Department he headed. He made this known at the commencement of the trial of former Interior Minister, Mr Abba Moro. The NIS boss told the court that he was shocked when he saw reports in the media about a recruitment exercise by the Service. “In September, I was referred to a publication in one of the dailies that NIS was recruiting officers into assistant superintendent cadre, inspectorate and…

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KADUNA STATE HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY MEMBERS GIVEN TWO CARS EACH BY RUFAI GOVT

The 34 members of the Kaduna State House of Assembly were given two cars each by the state government, Daily Trust findings have shown. Each of the 34 members of the state assembly collected a car loan as well as another vehicle in the name of committee work. A state lawmaker receives, once in four years, a vehicle loan of N5.3 million according to documents obtained from the Revenue Mobilsation and Allocation Commission (RMAFC). The APC-led government of Malam Nasiru El-Rufai had purchased 34 Camry 2015 model cars for the…

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JUDGE HANDLING ORANSANYE AND NYAKO FRAUD CASES DIES!

Justice Steve Evo Chukwu of the Federal High Court is dead. Justice Chukwu is the Judge handling some of the controversial cases involving two  politically exposed Nigerians, former Head of Service of the Federation, Steve Oransanye as well as former governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako and his son. The cause of his death remains unknown as he sat only a few days ago over the Oransanye case.

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MEET NIGERIA’S FIRST FEMALE AUDITOR GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION

The Federal Civil Service Commission (FCSC) has approved the appointment of Mrs. Florence Anyanwu as the acting Auditor-General of the Federation, a statement by the Chief Press Secretary in the Office of the Auditor-General for the Federation, Mrs. Olawunmi Ogunmosunle. According to the statement, the acting Auditor-General of the Federation took over following the retirement of Mr. Samuel Ukura, who attained the mandatory age of 60 years on June 5, 2016. The statement reads in part: “Mrs. Florence Anyanwu was the Director of Audit in-charge of Legislature, Judiciary and Security…

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500,000 TEACHERS’ RECRUITMENT ONLINE BEGINS JUNE 12

In what is the first roll-out of its N500billion social investment programmes, the Nigerian government is set to begin taking applications online for positions in the 500,000 direct teacher jobs scheme, through an internet portal named npower.gov.ng. While the portal would be live on Saturday June 11, applications are expected to start coming in on June 12. Young unemployed Nigerians are advised to visit the website and apply, a statement by the vice president office said on Wednesday. President Muhammadu Buhari had in his May 29 Democracy Day broadcast to…

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EUCHARIA ANUNOBI, VETERAN ACTOR TURNED PASTOR MINISTERING AT A CHURCH IN SWEDEN

Veteran Nollywood actress turned Pastor Eucharia Pastors Anunobi has taken her ministering job to Sweden.She was pictured preaching at a church in Sweden.Speaking while ministering,she said…… ‘(Mrs ) Faith and Lawrence Nnebedum as God used you bioth to pull me to the Scandinavian regions of Europe – Sweden – in blessings the Lord will bless you both , in multiplying , God will multiply you . . Europe shall vomit it’s treasures unto you . Men and women will favour you . You will never walk into traps of shame…

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