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$150Bn Loot: UPP Supports Buhari To Recover All Stolen Funds, No Sacred Cows – Okorie

The United Progressives Party (UPP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure that his government recovers all stolen funds for the benefit of Nigerian people. Chief Chekwas Okorie, UPP National Chairman, said in a statement on Tuesday that the party also supports Buhari’s quest for American government’s assistance in critical …

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Funo Alfa, Organizer West Africa, Rich Oil Banned From Lifting Fuel – PPMC

The Petroleum Products Marketing Company (PPMC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Tuesday revoked the lifting licences of Funo Alfa, Organizer West Africa and Rich Oil, independent petroleum marketers, for diverting products and other sundry infractions. PPMC’s sanction against the three independent petroleum marketers takes immediate effect. …

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Aero Plane With 141 Passengers Makes Air Return From Abuja – NCAA

  The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has confirmed the air return made by Aero Contractors plane with 141 passengers on board from Abuja Tuesday afternoon. Mr Fan Ndubuoke, General Manager, Public Affairs of NCAA, said in a statement that the aircraft took off from MMA2 at about 3pm to …

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Chibok Girls: I’m Ready To Negotiate With Real Boko Haram Leaders- Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to negotiate the release of the Chibok girls with credible leaders of the Boko Haram. Speaking on CNN interview on Tuesday, Buhari said he was not against safe negotiation to secure the release of the girls and rehabilitate them. ” We have to be …

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N1.4Bn Fraud: Oronsaye Granted Bail On Self-recognition

Mr Stephen Oronsaye, former Head of Service of the Federation and Osarenkhoe Afe, his co-accused in a N1.4 billion fraud case were granted bail on Tuesday by a Federal High Court in Abuja. Justice Gabriel Kolawole, before whom they were arraigned on a 24-count charge, granted Oronsaye bail on self-recognition, while Afe …

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Boko Haram Attacks Home Of Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai

  Two people were killed and eight injured when Boko Haram attacked the family house of Tukur Buratai, the new chief of army staff (COAS), on Tuesday. Buratai, who has been talking tough about the insurgents since he was named chief of army staff a week ago, was not in …

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SSS Frees Gordon Obua, ex-CSO To Jonathan

The Department of State Security (DSS) has freed Mr Gordon Obua, former Chief Security Officer to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan detained since Thursday last week. SaharaReporters quoted a family source who said that Obuah was released from detention at about 10:30pm last night. Earlier Tuesday afternoon, Obua was presented to journalists …

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Boko Haram : World Bank To Spend $2.1 In North East

The World Bank has unfolded a package which would see it spending up to $2.1 billion in rebuilding the badly devastated North-Eastern part of Nigeria, ravaged for the past six years by the Boko Haram insurgency. At a meeting in Washington today with representatives of the World Bank, the Bill …

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Why I Visited CJN For Official Matters – Nyesom Wike

Controversy continues to follow the visit of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State to the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed: But on Tuesday, Rivers State government said the governor visited the CJN to facilitate the reappointment of the acting Rivers Chief Judge, Justice Daisy Okocha and the …

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Buhari Woos US Investors For Profitable Business

  President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Washington urged American investors to use the opportunities offered by the liberal trade and investment climate in Nigeria to do profitable business. Buhari gave the advice at a business forum organised by the United States Chamber of Commerce and The Corporate Council on …

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