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Court Grants Former PDP Chair Leave to Seek Medical Attention Abroad

Justice A. R. Mohammed of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 granted an application by Haliru Bello, former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, seeking to travel to London for medical check-up. Bello’s counsel, Kanu Agabi, SAN, had in a motion dated April 5, 2018 and filed April 10, 2018 asked for leave ... Read More »

EFCC Arrests Bank MD over N11.4m Fraud, how he bought 134 Buses, 20 houses

he managing director of Platinum Multi-purpose Cooperative Society Limited, Michael Osasogie Obasuyi, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), for alleged conspiracy, cybercrime and laundering of N11.498 billion. EFCC had launched investigation into the matter following a petition against a mobile and electronic payment provider firm, which was written in March 2018 by Obasuyi, ... Read More »

Finance Minister Shakes Up SEC, appoints Acting DG

Honourable Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun today approved the reassignment of portfolios in the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Nigeria Ms. Mary Uduk will assume the position of Acting Director-General of SEC Nigeria. Uduk’s appointment is governed by the provisions of the Investments and Securities Act (ISA), 2007 and the conditions of service applicable to the Director-General of the Commission. ... Read More »

Pressure Mounts on Saraki To Run For Presidential Race

Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki is now under immense pressure to run for the Presidency in 2019, insiders have revealed. We gathered that many young turks in  and outside his party now see him as the only man who can rescue the party for seeming disaster and by extension taking Nigeria out o its present state following the announcement ... Read More »

Opinion: Now That Buhari Has Let The Cat Out Of The Bag-Dele Momodu

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, it has been a very interesting week in our dear beloved country. What has been a long purportedly hidden, but open secret, which we all knew about anyway, and which we knew was going to happen finally did happen. Our President, Muhammadu Buhari, dropped his muted bombshell as he was just on his way to ... Read More »

Owerri Stands Still For Orange Drugs Boss, Sir Tony Ezenna

By Ingram Osigwe The Imo state capital, Owerri, came alive on Saturday, April 7, 2018 when Nigerians from all walks of life poured into the serene and beautiful city for the 30th convocation ceremony of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri(FUTO). The highpoint of the convocation ceremony was the conferment of Honouary Doctorate Degree of Management Technology(D.M.Tech) of the institution ... Read More »