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Court declares CCB Board has expired

Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday declared the tenure of the Chairman of the Code of Conduct Bureau, Mr. Sam Saba, and nine other members of the bureau as expired. Justice Binta Nyako, in her judgment in the suit marked, FHC/ABJ/CS/411/2016, held that the five-year tenure of the chairman and nine others had expired since April 2015. She held ... Read More »

Herdsmen Invade Wole Soyinka’s home

Nobel Laureate, Proffessor Wole Soyknka has revealed that  F ulani herdmen have invaded his home. Speaking at a Press conference held at Freedom Park, Lagos, Soyknka noted that from “Imeko to Abeokuta, the herdmen have been trespassing. I have reported to Government, but the government is taking security  lightly. The Nobel laureate also used the opportunity  to speak on the ... Read More »

Nnamdi Kanu free at last,meets bail conditions

News has reached us that, Biafra advocate, Nnamdi Kanu, has fulfilled his bail conditions granted him by an Abuja Federal High Court. Nnamdi Kanu’s brother, Prince Kanu confirmed the development to DAILY POST. He said ” It’s true, he has just perfected the bail terms.” The bail condition was perfected at the presence of the Chairman, South East Senate caucus ... Read More »

Adamawa Speaker, slaps, beats Policeman!

The Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Kabiru Mijinyawa,  has beaten up a police sergeant attached to him, the police have confirmed. A witness told journalists in Yola yesterday that the speaker got angry when the policeman complained about non-payment of his allowances. The speaker grabbed the policeman and slapped him severally until the man was rescued by ... Read More »

Ooni’s wife reacts to the incident with Oba of Lagos

Just as the video of the inexplicable snubbing scene by the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Aremu Akiolu, on the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, at the World Conference of Banking Institutes hosted by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), continues to generate a lot of public interest and debate as to the possible reason behind ... Read More »

Tompolo to know fate on June 19

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday fixed June 19 to deliver judgment in a suit filed by Chief Government Ekpemulopo, alias Tompolo, seeking the enforcement of his rights. Tompolo, who had been declared wanted since Feb. 12, 2016 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is seeking court’s protection against prosecution over an alleged N45.9 billion fraud. ... Read More »

After bragging, Police returns Goje’s items

The Nigeria Police Force yesterday returned documents, cash and a laptop taken from residence of the chairman Senate Committee on Appropriation, Senator Danjuma Goje during a raid. The Police had on 20th April raided the Abuja residence of Goje following a tip off by a whistle blower. The items were returned by a Deputy Commissioner of Police and four others ... Read More »

Man held over selling boy for N8000

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested some suspects in connection with the alleged trafficking of a 15-year-old boy, Ajala Samuel. As of the time of filing this report, it was learnt that one of the prime suspects, one Iya Ibeji, was leading the police to where the victim was held in the Mushin area of the state. PUNCH Metro ... Read More »

Oba of Lagos:I did not snub Ooni

Oba Of Lagos, HRH Rilwan Akiolu has stated that that he did not shun Ooni of Ife, HIM Adeyeye Ogunwusi contrary to the video that went viral. One of the white cap chiefs, Lateef Aderibigbe Ajose, Opeluwa Onido of Lagos, said the Lagos Monarch did not ignore Ooni of Ife at the public function as being misconceived by people. He ... Read More »

Who is Senate?SFG, Babachir shuns Panel again

The suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Babachir Lawal, on Thursday, again failed to appear before the Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Mounting Humanitarian Crisis in the North-East. It was Lawal’s third invitation, which he had failed to honour. The committee said the non-appearance of the suspended SGF would not stop it from presenting its final report ... Read More »