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Human Rights Day: Groups Accuse Lagos of Violations

As the world marks the International Human Rights Day, celebrated December 10, annually, different countries have x- rayed critical areas of life that suffer various forms of human right violations .The theme of this year commemoration is “Our Rights, Our freedom, Always”. Here in Nigeria, civil society has not remained …

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Bayelsa Killings: No Perpetrator’ll Go Scot Free -Ben Bruce

Mr. Ben Murray Bruce, lawmaker representing Bayelsa East Senatorial District, vowed to drag perpetrators of violence during the Bayelsa governorship election that led to the death of at least four peoples to the International Criminal Court, Hague. Mr. Bruce spoke in a statement following the ugly development of violence, abduction …

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Money laundering: Court remands Dokpesi in EFCC custody

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday arraigned a former Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Chief Raymond Dokpesi, before a Federal High Court in Abuja on six counts of money laundering and fraud-related procurement charges. Dokpesi, who was arraigned along with his firm, Daar Investment and Holding Ltd, pleaded …

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Okonjo-Iweala Debunks Alleged Illegal Diversion of Recovered Abacha Loot

Oshiomhole: Former minister has questions to answer Former Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has debunked an online media report that she diverted part of the recovered Abacha loot to the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), for the purpose of fighting Boko Haram insurgency without due process. …

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Bayelsa Decides: APC Supporters Storms Yenagoa, Ask INEC TO Declare Sylva Winner

More than 20000 All Progressives Congress  (APC) supporters  are currently in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State protesting the cancellation of the results from the  Southern Ijaw Local Government in Saturday’s Governorship election. The protesters are asking the Independent National electoral Commission (INEC) to declare the APC candidate,  Timiprye  Sylva winner based on …

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Troops Killed Fleeing Boko Haram Fighters

Fleeing Boko Haram terrorists attempting to escape from military onslaught in Sambisa forest, through Pulka were intercepted and decisively dealt with by troops in blocking position in the area. A statement by the Acting Director of Army Pubic Relations, Col Sami Kukasheka Usman said during the encounter many of the …

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Court Adjourns Dasuki Case To Jan 2016

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Tuesday has adjourned the trial of former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki to January 20, 2016. Dasuki is standing trial on allegations of illegal possession of firearms and money laundering during the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan. According to the …

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$2b Armsgate: Dokpesi Charged for Money Laundering

The Federal Government, Tuesday, slammed six-count money laundering charge against former chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi over‎ his alleged complicity in the $2billion arms deal fraud. Dokpesi who was recently arrested and later granted administrative bail by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, was alleged …

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Our Agenda For Power, Works, Housing- Fashola

  It is no longer news that the Federal Executive Council, the highest executive decision making organ of the Federal Government of Nigeria has now been inaugurated. That happened on Wednesday the 11th November, 2015 which is 28 days ago. It is also no longer news that 3 (Three) Ministries …

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Social Media Enthusiasts Storm National Assembly

Hundreds of Social Media Enthusiast on Tuesday stormed the national assembly complex over the “anti-social media bill” introduced by the deputy senate majority leader, Bala Na’ Allah . The bill, which has passed second reading prescribed a two year jail term for anyone who makes a false allegations or comments about …

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