OSUN GUBER ELECTION TRIBUNAL: OYETOLA CLOSES HIS DEFENCE

Gov. Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun on Tuesday closed his defence before the Osun Governorship Election Petition Tribunal, sitting at FCT High Court, Apo, Abuja. The counsel for the governor, John…

YOU ARE THE CAUSE OF APC PROBLEMS, ZAMFARA YOUTHS TELL YARI

As the crisis rocking the Zamfara State chap- ter of All Progressives Congress (APC) lingers, a group, Concerned Zamfara Youths, has ac- cused governor Abdulaziz Yari of undermin- ing the…

HOW GUNMEN KILLED 26 IN FRESH ATTACKS IN ZAMFARA

  Suspected bandits have attacked some villages in Tsafe local gov- ernment area of Zamfara State and killed 26 people including the elder sister of Senator Kabi- ru Garba Marafa.…

THIS SUSPECT CONFESSES TO KILLING 12-YR OLD BOY FOR RITUAL

I killed 12-year-old boy for ritual –Suspect Dan Atori Minna / 2 hours ago A suspect, Abdullahi Ibrahim (20), yesterday said he murdered a 12-year-old boy, Aliyu Suleiman, of Shagari Garage Wawa…

FG SPEAKS ON SELLING OF ARTS AND CRAFT VILLAGE, ABUJA

Director-General, National Council for Arts and Council (NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe, yesterday allayed the fears of Nigerians and the creative industry community over alleged sale of Arts and Craft Village,…

ASSETS DECLARATION, ONNOGHEN WANTS CCT CHAIRMAN TO WITHDRAW FROM HIS CASE

…alleges bias The suspended Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has asked the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Danladi Umar, to disqualify himself from further participating in the…

RIVERS PDP, APC BICKER OVER APPEAL COURT RULING

Two major political parties in Rivers State, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) have disagreed over a judgement delivered by the Court of Appeal sitting…

ANAMBRA MONARCH SUSPENDED OVER BREAKING OF COLANUT

Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra State. The traditional ruler of Umueri, Igwe Ben Ameke has been suspended from the traditional council following a disagreement which ensued over breaking of kolanuts.…

MULTICHOICE IN TROUBLE: GOVT ORDERS REALITY SHOW STOPPED

Multichoice’s Lusaka Hustle Zambia’s broadcasting regulator on Tuesday ordered Africa’s biggest television operator, Multichoice, to suspend a realty show for allegedly promoting homosexuality. The Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) said Multi…

MONEY LAUNDERING: 1.5BIL FOREIGN AFFAIRS MONEY USED TO FUND JONATHAN CAMPAIGN – EFCC

Alleged Money Laundering: N1.5bn Used To Fund Jonathan’s Campaign – EFC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has alleged that a sum of N1.5 billion from the imprest account of…

FUNDS RECEIVED FROM NSA NOT ILLEGAL SAYS OBANIKORO

Funds Received From NSA Are Not Illicit, Obanikoro Tells Court Akinola Ajibola / 4 hours ago A former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, has told a Federal High Court…

2 ARRESTED FOR INITIATING 12 PRIMARY & SECONDARY SCHOOL PUPILS TO SECRET CULT

Two arrested for initiating 12 Primary, Secondary school students into cultism Emmanuel Okogba By Evelyn Usman The Lagos State Police Command has bust a syndicate that specialised in initiating primary…

MAN BAGS 4 YEARS FOR HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN OSUN

Court sentences human trafficker to 4 years imprisonment in Osun Emmanuel Okogba A Federal High Court in Osun on Tuesday, sentenced a 29-year-old woman, Sekinat Owolabi, to four years imprisonment…

9.7BIL NAIRA FRAUD: COURT ADJOURNS EX- AIR CHIEF’S CASE TO FEBRUARY 27

Alleged N9.7bn Fraud: Court adjourns ex-Air Chief, Dikko’s trial to Feb 27 By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—THE Abuja Division of the Federal High Court yesterday adjourned the money laundering case against…

OSHIOMHOLE EXPLAINS PETER OBI’S OBSESSION WITH CHINA

BREAKING: Oshiomhole Explains Peter Obi’s Obsession With China Adams Oshiomhole, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), says Peter Obi, presidential running mate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),…

FOREIGN POLICY MAGAZINE DESCRIBES PRESIDENT BUHARI AS A LIAR

President Muhammadu Buhari, currently seeking a return to power on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has been referred to as a “liar”. The label ascribed to the…

ADAMAWA VILLAGERS RELOCATE TO YOLA AFTER SURVIVING ATTACKS ON THEIR VILLAGES

Thousands of villagers in Adamawa State who fled for their lives due to Monday’s Boko Haram attacks are still trooping into Yola, capital of the state, after spending last night…

BANDITS DEMAND 30MIL FOR ZAMFARA SENATOR’S BROTHER IN -LAW

Bandits, who raided communities in Zamfara, are said to have made a demand of N30million as ransom to release Alhaji Ibrahim, the husband of late Ade Marafa. Ade Marafa, elder…

TRIVIALIZE CORRUPTION, NEUTRALIZE JUSTICE BY WOLE SOYINKA

Trivialize Corruption, Neutralize Justice! By Wole Soyinka s It is heartening news that some 20 CONCERNED LAWYERS have come together to undertake the mission of cleaning up the Aegean stables…

POLICE TEARGAS HUNGRY IDPS PROTESTING, SEE PICS

BREAKING: Police Tear-Gas Hungry IDPS Protesting On The Streets Of Maiduguri Hundreds of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) are currently protesting in Maiduguri, capital of Borno State. Led by women and…