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Saraki:Court slams N4billion libel fine on Sahara Reporters

An Ilorin High Court, presided over by Justice Adeyinka Oyinloye on Wednesday slammed a N4 billion judgment against the publisher of popular online newspaper, Sahara Reporters, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, over a series of stories published two years ago by the medium against Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki. The judgment affected stories published by the online medium against Saraki between September ... Read More »

Tribunal Removes PDP’s Senator Sekibo, installs APC’s Uchendu

The Rivers State Elections Petitions Tribunal has sacked George Thompson Sekibo, the representative of Rivers East Senatorial District and has declared Andrew Uchendu of the All Progressives Congress the winner of the senatorial election. The Tribunal also directed the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to Sekibo, the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party for ... Read More »

Why FG has spent Nmillions keeping Presidential Jet in UK-Garba Shehu

The Presidency on Thursday said the retention of the Presidential Aircraft, NAF 001, in London where President Muhammadu Buhari is currently receiving medical attention was borne out of protocol, national security, diplomacy and prestige. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja. Shehu was ... Read More »

Meet Ogungbeje, the Lawyer who wants to free Kidnap Kingpin, Evans

Just when Nigerian were wondering what will happen to kidnap Kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans,  a lawyer known as Voice Olukoya Ogungbeje has stepped out to free him after he allegedly made chilling revelations of his criminal activities. Ogungbeje, who heads Lawflex Chambers and is the Chairman of Voice Vanguard, shocked the nation on Wednesday when he filed a case ... Read More »