The Federal High Court in Lagos Division has ordered a temporary forfeiture of N7.3billion and $8.4million allegedly belonging to former First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan. Justice Mojisola Olateregun made the order based on a fresh application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). A copy of the order made on...
One of the defining features of the era we now live in, especially in the Social Media space is what I have described elsewhere as the “dwindling Quality of Public Debate in Nigeria”. One area where this decay is most evident is in the Social Media. Thus to play...
The joint committee of the National Assembly on the review of the 1999 constitution yesterday rejected a proposed amendment seeking to guarantee life pension for presiding officers of the federal legislature and state houses of assembly Participants at the ongoing joint working retreat of the committee in Lagos, while deliberating...
The minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, yesterday, said that the Nigerian government will no longer tolerate impunity against journalists. This is even as he said, “Nigeria media is acknowledged as one of the freest in the world.’’ The minister stated this at the 39th Session of the General...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has denied making attempt to arrest President Muhammdu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari. Reports emerged last week that some security agents stormed the home of the President’s Chief of Staff to get him arrested. However, the EFCC said yesterday that it was not...
The Rivers State Police Command has confimed the arrest of one David for setting his lover ablaze over accusations of infidelity. Spokesman of the Command, Nnamdi Omoni in a statement alleged that David emptied a keg of kerosene on his lover, Uchechi Okorie and set her ablaze. He said Uchechi was...
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday departed Abuja for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to participate at the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU). The president left the Presidential Villa, Abuja, via the presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport for...
Former military president, Ibrahim Babangida, has on Thursday endorsed Chairman, DAAR Communications, Chief Raymond Dokpesi for national chairmanship of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Dokpesi paid him a courtesy visit at his residence in Minna. The media mogul was accompanied on the visit by Senators Annette Okon, Paul Wampana, Yisa Braimoh and...
President Muhammadu Buhari will depart USA for London today, Thursday, where he would see his UK doctors. Buhari addressed the world leaders on Tuesday in New York at the 72nd session of UN General Assembly. The president who is supposed to see his doctors on Saturday, September 23, for a scheduled...
Senior Pastor, Latter Rain Assembly, Tunde Bakare has called on the Federal Government to secure the immediate release of Chibok schoolgirls and the remaining Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu, from Boko Haram. Bakare stated this while speaking during the Bring Back Our Girls Lecture on Saturday in Abuja. He lamented that the...

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