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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 »

Evans, Kidnap Kingpin drags Police to Court

Suspected kidnap kingpin , Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, on Wednesday, filed a fundamental rights enforcement action before the Lagos Federal High Court in Lagos, urging the court to order the police to charge him to court or release him immediately. Joined as respondents in the said suit marked FHC/L/CS/1012/2017 are the Nigeria Police Force, Commissioner of Police, Lagos State and ... Read More »

Armed Security Men storm Ex VP, Sambo’s Kaduna home

Heavily armed security operatives from various arms of the security services led by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission on Wednesday stormed the Kaduna residence of former Vice President, Namadi Sambo in Kaduna State. The operation which lasted several hours saw the operatives cordoning off the No 1 Alimi road residence of the former number 2 man ... Read More »

Dangote blasts Arewa Youths “You are suffering from joblessness, ignorance”

Africa’s richest man and Chairman of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has condemned the recent quit notice given to Nigerians of Igbo extraction by some northern youths to leave the region before October 1st or face physical attacks, noting that those making such a call are ignorant and joblessness. While condemning the hate speech against Ndigbo, Dangotequeried why such jobless ... Read More »

Arewa Youths Again “Yorubas are backstabbers,plotting to make Osinbajo President”

A coalition of Arewa Youths has alleged that Yoruba leaders are plotting to install Acting President Yemi Osinbajo as Nigeria’s president. The coalition in a statement signed by Muhammed Shehu and Tanko Abdullahi on Wednesday accused Yoruba leaders of making efforts to discredit the North ahead of the 2019 election. They stated that the North will complete its eight-year tenure. ... Read More »

Fayose Charges FG “Buhari in Coma, tell Nigerians the truth”

Ekiti State Governor Chief Ayodele Fayose has revealed that the President has slipped into a coma and wants the Presidency to tell Nigerians the truth. This full text of his statement: Today, it makes 53 days since our President; Muhammadu Buhari left Nigeria to attend to his health challenges abroad. No official information as to his whereabouts and his state ... Read More »

Hot news: Former Taraba Governor dies in US

This sad. News reaching us indicate that the former governor of Taraba state, Danbaba Suntai is dead. Mr. Suntai who survived an air crash at the Yola Airport in Adamawa State in 2012, died in United States of America today, Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Read More »

FAAN Reacts to Damaging Video: Leaky roof due to renovation

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) on Wednesday said the leaky roof  in a part of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, was due to ongoing construction works at the airport. The roof was exposed via a video trending on social media. FAAN, in a statement signed by its Acting General Manager, Corporate Affairs, Mrs Herrienta Yakubu in Lagos, ... Read More »