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Tinubu Spotted in London, UK

As the furore over the All Progressives Congress (APC) State Congresses continue to rage, the party’s National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has jetted out to London.   An eye reporter revealed that Asiwaju was seen in London with a group of people early in the week.We dont know when he got ro town.   More details later Read More »

Toyin Saraki Congratulates Abiola’s daughter On Appointment As Women In Africa Initiative President

Her Excellency, Mrs Toyin Ojora -Saraki, today congratulated Mrs Hafsat Abiola-Costello on her appointment as the Executive President of the Women in Africa (WIA) Initiative. The Women in Africa (WIA) Initiative is the first international platform dedicated to the economic development and support of leading and high potential African women. In her remarks, Mrs Toyin Ojora Saraki also congratulated Mrs ... Read More »

Supreme Court Slams GTB, to pay N14billion Over Case with Innoson

Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank), must cough out N14billion in the next 14 days to settle Innoson Group, Nigeria’s first indigenous vehicle manufacturing company, with which it has been at loggerheads, the Supreme Court, ordered on Thursday. The nation’s highest court, reached the decision by striking out the bank’s appeal over the verdict of the Court of Appeal, Enugu Division, which ... Read More »

Offa: Saraki sends Response To Police

The President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has submitted his response to the enquiry of the police on the allegations made by five principal suspects in the April 5, 2018 robbery incident in Offa Kwara State. Saraki disclosed this on his Twitter handle on Thursday. He tweeted: “In line with their request, earlier today, the Police received my ... Read More »

Saraki is Innocent-Olofa of Offa, asks Police to stop Media Trial

The Olofa of Offa, Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi Esuwoye II, has absolved the Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki of involvement in the robbery incident. In a statement signed by his Principal Private Secretary, Dr Tajudeen Oloyede, he said: “When the incident happened, the Senate President was the first top public official to pay a visit to our town. And right ... Read More »

Buhari Hits Obasanjo, Makes June 12 new Democracy Day

President Muhammadu Buhari has taken a bold step to appease peoplw of South West Nigeria by declaring June 1w as new Democracy Day and a National Public Holiday. In a Press statement signed personally by the President, Buhari stated that June 12 was more significant than October 1st and May 29th as Democracy because of the way Nigerians came out ... Read More »

Shocker! First Bank Chairman, MD Convicted over 122billion Ogoni Funds

 Federal High Court in Lagos had today convicted the Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Ibukun Awosika, and Managing Director, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, as well as the bank for contempt. They were accused of refusing to obey the order of the court, which had ordered them to pay an Ogoni community in Rivers State the sum of N122 billion ... Read More »

Ajudua back in Court Over $1m 419 Deal

Justice Mojisola Dada of an Ikeja Special Offences Court on Monday remanded Fred Ajudua, a one-time Lagos socialite and businessman for allegedly defrauding a Germany-based company of one million dollars 25 years ago. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ajudua was remanded in prison following his not guilty plea to a 12-count amended charge of conspiracy to obtain ... Read More »

Diamond Bank Drags APC Factional Leader, Fouad Oki To Court Over N212m Debt

Diamond Bank has filed a suit against Lagos state All Progressives Party (APC) parallel party chairman in just concluded state congress, Chief Fouad Ade-Oki before a Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos in a bid to recover a N212,051, 898.22 debt. Joined as co-defendants in the suit is Oki’s firm, Eko Akete Engineering and Construction Company. At the resumed hearing ... Read More »

Police Backtracks Gives Saraki 48hrs To Write Response

The Nigeria Police Force has ordered Senate President, Bukola Saraki to respond to his allegation of indictment in the Offa Bank robbery within 24 hours rather than appearing in person. The police had said on Sunday that it would be inviting Saraki as five of the robbery suspects indicted him. Saraki, earlier on Monday asked his Aide De Camp, ADC, ... Read More »