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Former Sokoto State Governor, Son Lose Bid To Separate Trial From Dasuki

Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja, on Thursday, October 19, 2017, struck out an application by a former Sokoto State Governor, Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa, his son, Sagir Attahiru and their family company, Dalhatu Investment Limited, seeking to separate their trial from that of

‘Buhari’s government has failed and APC is full of lies, hi-tech propaganda’-Goodluck Jonathan says

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, yesterday said Buhari's administration has failed in governance. He also noted that APC’s victory in the 2015 presidential election was aided by propaganda and lies, added that the ruling party has continued to feed Nigerians with lies and has deployed hi-tech propaganda to cover up its misrule.   Jonathan spoke

500 APC members defect to PDP

Over 500 All Progressives Congress (APC) members from Wards 13 and 14 of Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State on Wednesday  defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). This is as the Emohua Local Government Area PDP Leadership  formally endorsed the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for a second term, saying

Buhari asked us to focus on northern part of Nigeria — World Bank

Jim Yong Kim,the President of the World Bank Group said on Thursday that the bank had concentrated on the northern region of Nigeria in line with President Muhammadu Buhari’s request. Kim and the Managing Director, International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, who spoke at separate press conferences in Washington DC, United States,

Fayose Diverting N680m From Ekiti-EFCC Accuses him

The controversial governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has been accused by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of diverting large sums of money. Nigeria's foremost anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has accused Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State of diverting N680m from the state’s coffers to a

War between IGP and Misua: Stop Senate from investigating me-Idris begs court

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has filed a suit before the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja, seeking an order restraining the Senate from investigating him. Senator Isah Misua, representing Bauchi Central Senatorial District, had alleged that Idris collected about N10bn monthly from some firms and highly-placed

NNPC Crisis: The Corrupt Side of Buhari’s Anti-graft War (Part 2)

From the shielding of suspected questionable cabinet members and political associates to nepotism, secret recruitment and lopsided appointments; it has been said the anti-corruption drive of Buhari is far from being total. Constituted Authorities or Constituted Thieves? The Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau, a retired Nigerian Army Lieutenant General  who served

Money keeps missing under Buhari’s watch – Pastor Akinrinlola

Pastor Olumide Akinrinlola, the President of Council of Concerned Youth of Nigeria (CCYN), has questioned why several sums of public fund have regularly missed under President Muhammadu Buhari’s watch. According to him, it was not an offence to constructively criticise Buhari and keep his government on its toes to forestall the

God Likes PDP – Bode George

Bode George has reiterated that Providence likes the main opposition party in Nigeria which has prompted it to give the party a second chance in Nigeria to fix things. Chief Bode George, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned that the party should not misuse God’s likeness for