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Senate draws battle line with Osinbajo

The Senate, on Tuesday resumed from its two-week vacation, and resolved to suspended all issues relating to the confirmation of nominees submitted by the executive over what it termed as a move to reduce its legislative powers. The senators said the decision would remain until the issues of confirmation as contained in the constitution and the laws of the federation ... Read More »

Just in:Lille kicks out Vincent Enyeama

Former Super Eagles  star, Vincent Enyeama may have playyed his last match for Lille Metropole as the club’s new Manager, Marcelo Bielsa has called him,  France international Rio Mavuba and nine other players as surplus to requirements. Lillie which finished 11th in the French Ligue 1 last season has also asked Portuguese Star, Eder 29, who scored the winning goal ... Read More »

Just in: Troubled Etisalat Board Sacked

It has become obvious that Things have really fallen apart for Telecommunications Company, Etisalat Nigeria and the centrecan no longer hold. Just one week after the Chairman, Hakeem Belo-Osagie resigned, insiders have revealed that the entire board has now been sacked over the loan palaver that has plagued the organisation According to reliable sources, The new Chairman of the Board ... Read More »

“We are Middlebelters not Northerners”-Jerry Gana

The National President, Middle Belt Forum and former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana has warned the north fanning the embers of hate and disintegration of the country to know that the Middle Belt will never go with them should Nigeria break up. Prof. Gana also said that it is wrong for a northern group backed by some northern leaders ... Read More »

Patience Jonathan withdraws EFFC suit, fined

Justice Salisu Seidu of a Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, yesterday struck out a suit by former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The judge also awarded as cost N500,000 against the plaintiff, Mrs Jonathan. It will be recalled that the former First lady, Mrs Jonathan had filed the ... Read More »

Hamburger’s wife reveals:I know my husband’s killers

Wife of murdered Chairman of Tricycle Riders Association, Shogunle branch, Oshodi, Lagos State, Mr. Razak Bello aka Hamburger, has called on the policemen investigating the case to ensure justice. She claims she knows the killers of her husband and they have confessed. According to the woman, Alhaja Abolore Bello, two men, who were behind her husband’s murder, have been arrested ... Read More »

How Military officers, bankers stole N339m from Military Pension

The Federal Government has made public details of how two military personnel – Wing Commander Ishaka Yakubu and Lt.-Commander Akinbamidele Odunsi – worked with two bankers to allegedly divert N339m from the Military Pension Board (MPB) in February 2016. The bankers’ are Mrs. Violet Ogoegbunam (the manager of a bank on Kuforodua Street, Wuse Zone 2, Abuja) and Mrs. Abidemi ... Read More »

This Kano bribery allegation is an embarrassing falsehood- Dangote

Africa’s leading industrialist, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has an advice for the committee set up by the Kano State House of Assembly to probe a bribery allegation against its former speaker: ‘Don’t waste your time, it’s all falsehood’. Dangote Group spokesman, Mr. Tony Chiejina said the allegation has no foundation whatsoever and is an ‘outright falsehood”. On 17 June, an online ... Read More »

“I am a Biafran, Lets break-uo Now-Asari Dokubo

Niger Delta activist, Alhaji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari, ​has declared​ his support ​for ​Nnamdi Kanu,​ declaring that he is not a Nigerian but a Biafran. ​He also called for Nigeria’s disintegration, saying, “The solution is for us to leave! Every one of us. Simple. We want to; we wan leave. No gragra, no nothing. Na gragra dey tear cloth.” Asari-Dokubo also said ... Read More »