ONDO PDP SUSPENDS POROYE, JIMOH IBRAHIM’S RUNNING MATE AND 20 OTHERS FOR ANTI-PARTY ACTIVITIES, SEE FULL LIST

The Ondo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), on Tuesday, suspended 22 members of the party for “gross anti-party activities” The party in a statement by its publicity secretary, Banji Okunomo, said the party reached the decision at its State Working Committee meeting held at the party secretariat, in Akure on Tuesday. The statement reads, “in line with section 57 of the constitution of our great party, and the inherent power conferred on the State Working Committee, the members are suspended from the party with immediate effect for…

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FORMER FCT MINISTER, BALA MOHAMMED GRANTED BAIL BY COURT

An Abuja High Court on Tuesday granted bail to a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed. Mr. Mohammed was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on October 24, on allegations of fraud. He remained in the custody of the commission despite an earlier administrative bail granted him by the EFCC. Justice Hussein Yusuf had on November 25 adjourned hearing of an application for Mr. Mohammed’s bail. The former minister’s lawyer, Chris Uche, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, told PREMIUM TIMES on Tuesday that the…

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FRSC SAYS COST OF NEW NUMBER PLATES AND DRIVER’S LICENSE TO GO UP

The FRSC says the current rate of N6,000 and N12,000 for driver’s licence and vehicle plate number is no longer sustainable – The Corps Marshall of the agency, Boboye Oyeyemi discloses that debt was crippling the operations of the FRSC nationwide – Oyeyemi says many states have failed to supply generators to the FRSC offices where vehicle plate number and drivers licence are procured The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has said it is considering raising the cost of procuring the driver’s licence and vehicle plate number due to the…

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READ THE EXPERIENCE OF A CORPER IN THE HANDS OF HPYNOTISTS AND RITIALISTS IN AKURE

This system is an OLD system and I am even surprised it is still being used. I have found myself in their midst on two occasions. The same modus operandi. What they do is try to lure you into a conversation, and God help you if you’re greedy. You will fall flat on your face. It happened to this female corp member named Dumbira Efe Bukola, serving in Akure and she is still in shock.his This is how she narrates it on her social media handle This was me yesterday…

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EX-SPEAKER PATRICIA ETTEH BECOMES A LAWYER

First Female Speaker of the House of Representatives, Patricia Etteh, will today be called to the Nigerian bar. Etteh who was mocked for being a trained hairdresser, resigned from office following her alleged involvement in a N628 million contract scandal. The House was to later apologise to her because it was all framed up to remove her from office as there was no money paid out through the contract. SOURCE: http://www.nairanaijanews.com/2016/11/photo-former-house-of-reps-speaker.html

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EGBA HIGH CHIEF CHARGED TO COURT FOR DUPING OBASANJO 105MIL

An Egba High Chief and businessman, Chief  Abiodun Ajayi, was Tuesday, arraigned before a Chief Magistrate Court sitting at Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital  for allegedly defrauding Alarab Properties, a subsidiary of Obasanjo Holdings Limited (OHL), of the sum of N105m. Ajayi, who is the Balogun of Ijemo land in Egbaland was arraigned on a three-count charge bordering on forgery, fraud and stealing. When the case came up on Tuesday morning in suit number MA\606\c\2016), the Police Prosecutor, Sunday Eigbejiale, said the accused fraudulently forged Sidipon Community Power of Attorney and fraudulently used same to obtain the sum of N105m…

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KADUNA COLLEGE OF EDUCATION CLOSES INDEFINITELY OVER INCESSANT ATTTACKS ON NEIGHBOURING VILLAGES

FOLLOWING persistent attacks on villages bordering the Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya by unknown gunmen, authorities of the institution have suspended academic activities indefinitely. A statement issued on Tuesday by the Public Relations Officer of the college, Danlami Aduwu, said the suspension of academic activities was informed by the need to safeguard the lives and properties of staffers and students.The statement directed staffers and students to vacate the campus. It further urged all staffers to report to the temporary site of the institution at Kafanchan. The News Agency…

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WOMAN DRINKS CONCOCTION GIVEN TO HER BY HER PASTOR AND DIES, SEE HER BURIAL PICTURES

As shared by Ibe Caleb…… ‘Sadly! report says……. 27 year old who died after allegedly drinking concoction given by her pastor, buried amidst tears Last week we reported the story of 27 year old Maryjane Chinwendu, who died after allegedly drinking a concoction her pastor, Ola Bakare, of Jesus the solution Ministry gave her when complained to having stomach pains (read here). The lady has been buried in her own town Imo State amidst tears. According to Maryjane’s brother Chinonso Izuka, the accused pastor is still at large, while some…

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FG TO DRAG CORRUPT JUDGES BEFORE CODE OF. CONDUCT TRIBUNAL

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal Government may soon start filing charges relating to breach of code of conduct for public officers against some judges, The PUNCH have learnt. Our correspondent gathered that the Federal Government was finalising its plans to arraign the judges before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. According to a top source in the Federal Ministry of Justice, the judges lined up for trial before the CCT are part of those whose houses were raided by the operatives of the Department of State Services between October 7 and…

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