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CJN Warns Politicians Against Attack on Judges

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Mahmud Mohammed has admonished politicians especially heads of government , to refrain from disparaging the integrity and reputation of the judiciary, reacting to some comments that have trailed the ruling of some election tribunals. The CJN urged all aggrieved parties to lodge their petitions at …

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FAAC: FG, States, LGs share N389.9bn As Revenue For September

The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Mrs Anastasia Nwaobia, on Wednesday said that N389.9 billion was shared among the federal, states and local governments as revenue for September 2015. Nwaobia announced this in Abuja when she addressed newsmen on the outcome of the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting. She …

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My Policies May Hurt Some Businesses- Buhari

President Muhammed Buhari on Wednesday has said that government policies may have negative effect on the businesses and economy. Speaking at an interactive session in New Delhi, India with Chief Executives of Indian companies with interest in Nigeria, said the policies are been taking in the best interest of the …

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I Didn’t Get Contract, Oil Block , Anything from Jonathan- Clark

Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Clark, has dismissed the rumour that he betrayed former President Jonathan by reporting that the ex president lack the political will to fight corruption., nothing that he maliciously misconstrued . Clark, who has been criticized by the close aides and associates of former president over the …

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Former Akwa Ibom Governor, Obong Attah Quits Politics

Former governor of Akwa Ibom, Chief Obong Victor Attah has announced his retirement from partisan politics to enable him play the role of an elder statesman. Attah was the governor of under Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) from May 29, 1999- May 29, 2007 and handed over to the immediate past governor, …

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Don’t Give New Loans To Dickson, Sylva Campaign Warns Banks

The Sylva-Igiri Governorship campaign in Bayelsa State has warned Banks against granting new loans to the incumbent administration of Governor Seriake Dickson . In a statement by the Director of Media and Publicity, Nathan Egba, the organization said “ the incoming APC administration” would not honour such loans. Egba, said …

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Supreme Court Dismisses Wike’s Suit Against ElectionsTribunal

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the suit filed by Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, challenging the jurisdiction of the state governorship election petition tribunal to hear a petition filed against his election by the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate in the April 11 gubernatorial poll, Dakuku Peterside. The tribunal …

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N64bn Abuja Airport Runway: Controversy Looms As Senate Opposes Project Cost

There has been rift over the N64 billion contract for the proposed construction of a second runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, as the Senate on Tuesday kicked against the huge amount to be involved in executing the project. At its plenary on Tuesday, the senate in a …

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Ife Agog as 40-year-old Ogunwusi is Named 51st Ooni

Residents of Ile-Ife, the cradle of Yoruba civilisation, trooped out into the streets of the town to celebrate the emergence of Prince Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi of the Giesi Ruling House as the 51st Ooni of Ife. The 40-year-old Ogunwusi, who is resident in Lagos, will ascend the thrown following the …

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Nyanya, Kuje Bombing: FG Arraigns 5 Suspects

The Federal Government on Thursday arraigned five suspected bombers of both satellite towns in Abuja, Nyanya and Kuje, on October 2‎, 2015. The suspected bombers were arraigned on five counts of terrorism. ‎The accused persons are Abdulazeez Muhazab, Ishaka Salihu, Mohammed Jimoh, Abdulwaheed Nasiru and Abdullahi Nasiru‎. ‎The proceedings are …

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