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APC blasts Sagay “You are disrespectful to President, a rogue elephant”

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has hit the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Professor Itse Sagay, over his statement in a recent newspaper interview. Sagay had, in the interview, accused the party’s leaders of being a bunch of unprincipled people, encouraging and accepting rogues into the party. But in its reaction in a statement by its National Publicity ... Read More »

Ajimobi condemns attack on Olubadan Palace

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has condemned the alleged act of brigandage that occurred during a ceremony at the palace of the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji on Monday. Ajimobi-Olubadan In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Communications and Strategy, Mr YomiLayinka, the Governor directed security agencies to ensure that the masterminds are swiftly arrested, interrogated ... Read More »

Why I won’t receive INEC’s recall Petition-Dino Melaye

Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye has revealed that he would not receive any petition from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) because it will amount to breaking the law. Senator Melaye in a press conference stated that the period for dealing with the recall petition had elapsed and so receiving any summons from INEC was a breach. ... Read More »

Saraki Speaks on Tax Transparency Bill

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to this public hearing organized by the Senate Committee on Finance on these three Bills which are of immense benefits to all Nigerians. The Bills namely are;   Tax Incentives Management and Transparency Bill (SB 331) Companies Income Tax Act 2004 (Amendment Bill) 2017 (SB 140) iii. An Act to Provide ... Read More »

Akwa Ibom At 30 Photos: When Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo visited Uyo

The 30th Anniversary of Akwa Ibom State was rounded of in grandeur with a rousing reception at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium and a thanksgiving service the very next day. The celebrations tagged #orangeseptember was used to highlight the uniqueness, beauty and investment potentials of the state and attended by indigenes and well-wishers from across the globe.   Read More »

Gunmen attack Olubadan Palace, Ex SSG escapes death

Five men brandishing guns this morning attacked and shot at the Palace of the Olubadan of Ibadanland Oba Saliu Adetunji, Aje Ogungunniso I. Sources revealed that the gunmen arrived the scene with an open-roof Toyota Sienna Space bus and one of them released a volley of bullets into the air to scare away people around the area while the rest ... Read More »

Lagos Donates Generators to All Police Formations

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday handed over 120 new 5KVA generating sets to the Lagos State Police Command to power all police formations across the State, with a pledge of continuous support to security agencies to ensure optimal performance. Speaking at Lagos House in Ikeja while handing over the generating sets to the police, the Governor reiterated ... Read More »