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Daily Archives: August 29, 2017

Lake Rice:More Lagosians storm Centres

More Lagos State residents on Tuesday besieged the centres designated by the State Government for the sale of Lake Rice as part of activities marking the forthcoming Eid-el-Kabir celebration.  The State Government had last Thursday commenced the sale of the rice. 50kg of the rice is being sold for N12,000, 25kg for N6,000 and 10kg for N2500. Aside the designated ... Read More »

Just in: Senator Kanti Bello is dead

Kanti Bello, the lawmaker who represented Katsina north senatorial between 2003 and 2011, is dead. He died in the early hours of Tuesday, in Abuja. Associates said he was 72. Read More »

Transfer: Man City offers Cash + Sterling for Sanchez

Manchester City have made an incredible player-plus-cash offer for Alexis Sanchez. They have offered to put Raheem Sterling into the deal to try and sign Sanchez before Thursday’s transfer deadline. Arsenal have insisted that Sanchez is not for sale even though he only has one year left on his contract. But Mirror Sport understands there has now been direct contact between the ... Read More »

Anambra: Obaze floors Ifeanyi Uba, grabs PDP Guber ticket

Former Secretary to the Anambra state government,  Mr. Oseloka Obaze has defeated the Chairman Capital Oil, Ifeanyi Uba , and other contenders to emerge the flag-bearer for the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the governorship election in the state come November. Mr. Obaze polled a total of 672 votes to defeat Capital Oil boss, Ifeanyi Uba who polled just 94 ... Read More »

Ekiti PDP crises: Scores wounded as Fayose, Senator’s supporters clash

There was tension yesterday at Omuo-Ekiti, Kota-Ekiti and other communities in Ekiti East Local Government Area of Ekiti State, following a bloody clash between supporters of Governor Ayo Fayose and those of Senate Deputy Minority Whip Biodun Olujimi. Scores of people were said to have been wounded at a meeting of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members in Kota-Ekiti on Sunday. ... Read More »

Exclusive: Why I am fighting Unity Bank, EFCC- Bola Shagaya

Billionaire business woman, Hajia Bola Shagaya has opened up and why she dragged Unity Bank and the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to court. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has frozen over N8, 627,458,773.36 billion in three of the accounts owned by the Ilorin, Kwara State indigene. A source close to Shagaya told us exclusively that she ... Read More »

Court orders forfeiture of N7.6b Diezani-linked loot

The Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has ordered the final forfeiture of a sum of N7,646,700,000 allegedly belonging to the Former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission linked the offence to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke. About three weeks ago, the Commission who wanted the money forfeited to the Federal government had ... Read More »