PDP ASKS NASS TO PROBE 26.7TRIL NAIRA, 322MIL DOLLARS, 500BIL LOOTED BY BUHARI GOVT

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the National Assembly to investigate the President Muhammadu Buhari administration over what it described as widespread insecurity, economic depression, treasury looting, among other things since assuming office in 2015. According to a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, the Buhari-administration looted N26.7 trillion, $322 million and N500 billion. It, therefore, urged the National Assembly to protect the interest of millions of suffering Nigerians by invoking its powers under sections 88 and 89 of the 1999 Constitution (as amended) to…

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MOTHER OF 5 KILLS HUSBAND FOR CRITICISING HER OVER NIGHT OUTING IN ABUJA, SEE PIX

A housewife, Bilkisu Isah allegedly killed her husband, Isah Egba, during a quarrel at Anguwar Sabon Tasha, in Abaji town of the FCT. A neighbour, simply identified as Salih said the incident happened last Thursday around 9:12pm during a misunderstanding between the deceased and his wife, who is a mother of five children. He said the deceased confronted his wife for leaving the house without his consent. According to Isah, when the wife returned home around 8pm, the deceased sent her out his house. According to him, the deceased out…

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NORTHERN THINK TANK: CURRENT SECURITY ARCHITECTURE NOT WORKING

Sola Ojo, Kaduna   The North, in Kaduna on Monday said there was the need for the Federal government under President Muhammadu Buhari to overhaul the security architecture of the country to capture community intelligence as current strategies being deployed were not working. Arewa Research and Development Project (ARDP) in collaboration with Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation, Savanna Centre for Diplomacy, Democracy and Development (SCDDD) and Joint Action Committee of Northern Youth Associations, organised a two-day Northern Nigeria Security Conference to discuss issues of rural banditry, armed robbery, kidnapping, farmers- herders’…

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SARAKI REACTS TO EFCC DECISION TO ARRAIGN HIM.OVER 12BILLION NAIRA DIVERSION FROM KWARA GOVT ACCOUNT

Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has said that he is innocent of fraud allegations against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Igbere TV reports. Saraki, in a statement by his media adviser, Yusuph Olaniyonu, made available to Igbere TV on Monday said he was not engaged in any media war with the EFCC. The commission had claimed that Saraki withdrew N12 billion in cash from the treasury of the Kwara State Government while he was governor of the state between 2003 and 2011. In reaction, Saraki said…

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FORMER BBA WINNER KAREN IGHO STEPS OUT IN STYLE, SEE PICS

Karen Igho is well known for being winner of the 2011 Big brother Africa. She’s described as ‘crazy, loud and lovable’ by 2011 edition of complete Fashion magazine. She’s quite beautiful and has attracted lots of followers with her unique personality and well groomed charisma. Her fashion sense is top notch which is complimented with her gorgeous slender body figure. Karen Igho was born (April 6,1984) in Jos, Plateau state but originally a native Kokori (an Urhobo tribe in Nigeria), Delta state. She is a Nigerian actress, model, media personality…

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OKONKWO TASKS FG, MEDIA ON NATIONAL INTEGRATION

Entrepreneur and Chairman of The Dome Entertainment Limited, Dr. Obiora Okonkwo has urged President Muhammadu Buhari and leadership of the National Assembly to work towards a more integrated country so as to take advantage of its diversity. Okonkwo made the call in Enugu, weekend, during a Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) colloquium on ‘Media and National Integration”. He noted that in the light of Nigeria’s enormous challenge with national integration, efforts must start with the recognition that despite the country’s many differences, Nigerians have no other country they can call…

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NDUME WEEPS, BEGS IDPS TO COME BACK HOME

Sen. Ali Ndume (APC-Borno) has urged all Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from Gwazo taking refuge in Maiduguri, to return home, assuring them of their safety. Ndume made the call on Monday while addressing the IDPs in Bakassi and Gubio camps in Maiduguri. The lawmaker, who was intermittently wiping tears with handkerchief, expressed disappointment that the IDPs from Gwoza had yet to be resettled even when normalcy had returned to the town. He said that insurgency had reduced many people in Gwoza to almost beggars and they had to wait to…

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FAYEMI’S ADVISER APPOINTS 62 PERSONAL ASSISTANTS

Makinde Araoye, special adviser on federal matters to Kayode Fayemi, governor of Ekiti state, has announced the appointment of 62 personal assistants. While presenting appointment letters to them on Sunday, Araoye said he took the decision to support Fayemi’s administration. TheCable gathered that the 62 persons, who were selected across all the wards in Ekiti south federal constituency, have been paid their first salary. “The 62 personal assistants appointed today are not for Makinde Araoye, they are to support the government of Governor Kayode Fayemi,” he said at the ceremony…

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19-YR OLD CULTISM KINGPIN ARRESTED IN LAGOS

Operatives of Lagos State Police command have arrested a 19-year old cult kingpin who has led his gang to terrorise residents of Bariga, Lagos sttae. A statement issued by Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkana on Sunday said on 26th June, 2019 at about 8.00am, operatives of Operation Crush from Bariga Police Station arrested one Ifeoeoluwa Dodo, 19 years old, a strong member of Aiye confraternity at Odo-Eran Street, Bariga. He said the suspect has been on the wanted list of the Police for the murder of one Ojo Taiwo…

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COURT ORDERS ARREST OF PINNICK, OTHERS OVER FRAUD IN NFF

Federal High Court in Abuja has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of the President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick and four other officials of the organisation accused of misappropriating funds belonging to the football body. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu gave the order on Monday after the case involving the NFF officials was called and they were absent in court. Also, the be affected by the arrest order are NFF Secretary, Sunusi Mohammed; the 1st Vice-President, Seyi Akinwumi; the 2nd Vice-President, Shehu Dikko and an Executive member,…

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