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Court to Patience Jonathan “Go and Spend your $5.9m as EFCC chickens out

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday withdrew its application seeking to stay the execution of a court order which unfroze the Skye Bank account of the wife of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience with a balance of $5.9m. A counsel for the EFCC, Rotimi Oyedepo, appeared before the Federal High Court in Lagos which on April 6 unfroze Patience’s ... Read More »

Opinion: Reuben Abati asks: Who Is Presidency?

By Reuben Abati When last week, President Muhammadu Buhari decided to suspend the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, and the Director General of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke in order to allow unfettered investigations of both public officers, the most striking immediate reaction was the SGF asking: who is the Presidency? State House correspondents ... Read More »

How Syndicate defrauded Folorunsho Alakija

A man Vincent Ayewah is now standing trial in Lagos for defrauding Rose of Sharon Foundation owned by Africa’s Richest woman, Mrs. Folorunso Alakija. Alakija who smelt a rat following complaints that some beneficiaries were not receiving their school fees, ordered the Project Officer to investigate. The result was startling, a staff of the Foundation had formed a Syndicate and ... Read More »

Lagos State seals Tony Rapu’s This Present House Church over violations

Pastor Tony Rapu’s This Present House Church in Lekki  Lagos has been sealed by the Lagos State Government over building permit violations. The church christened ‘The Dome’ is on Freedom Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. It belongs to a popular pastor, Dr. Tony Rapu. According to a statement, the owners of the church contravened the Lagos State Regional and Urban ... Read More »

Why I said Buhari deserves a Second Term-Oyegun

The National Chairman  of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has urged Nigerians to support President Buhari fpr a second term  because he deserves it. In an interview with Vanguard Newspapers, he stated “This is a free country. I have my views and I have expressed them. Why do I say so?   I said so because the main ... Read More »

NIA Officials to appear before Osinbajo Panel today

The Panel set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate the suspended Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Amb. Ayo Oke, and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has dispatched letters of invitation to some NIA officials demanding they appear before it on Monday (today). The invited persons were also asked to come with some relevant ... Read More »

Update: Protest erupts in Osun over Adeleke’s death

Following the death this morning of Senator Isiaka Adeleke, former Governor of Osun State, protests have erupted in many parts of the state. An eyewitness revealed that protesters have poured on to the streets of Akoda, Aisu and Sekonna junction around Ede where Adeleke hails. That was not all people were seen in groups  discussing and protesting the death  in ... Read More »

How Osun Senator Isiaka Adeleke died

Former Osun State Governor and Serving Senator, Isiaka Adeleke is dead. The popular Politician who is fondly called Serubawon has died today  in Osogbo, the state capital.He died at Bikers Hospital. Adeleke who is from Ede was reportedly complaining of leg pains this morning qnd was rushed to the hospital where he encountered  some complications, fell into a coma and ... Read More »

Niger Commissioner,Kantigi denies N4b found in UBA accounts

Liman Kantigi, the deputy governorship candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2015 governorship election in Niger State has denied ownership of the N2 billion allegedly traced to a company’s account with the United Bank for Africa (UBA). Recent media reports quoted the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) as alleging that the said amount was traced to ... Read More »

Onyeka Onwenu Returns to music with three videos

After a long break from her music during which she ventured into politics, among other endevours, veteran musician, Onyeka Onwenu is back on the music scene with a big bang following the release of three new videos. Onwenu, who has proved to be a woman of many parts following her achievements in other fields, has remained a force to reckon ... Read More »