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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 »

Mayweather knocks out MCgregor, remains unbeaten

He was the odds on favourite to win and he did not disappoint. Undefeated Light Middleweight Champion, Floyd Mayweather has defeated his mouthy opponent, Mixed Martial Arts Champion, Conor McGregor. The former five-weight world champion faced flurries of early punches from UFC’s most iconic figure, who was making his debut in professional boxing at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena. The American, ... Read More »

Olubadan to Ajimobi”Count Me Out of Elevation of High Chiefs

The Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oba Saliu Adetunji, says he has no hand whatsoever in the proposed coronation of High Chiefs slated for Sunday at Mapo Hall by Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State. Ajimobi had on Friday presented letters of conferment of Obaship titles to 30 out of the 32 obas recommended by the Justice Akintunde Boade (rtd) led Judicial ... Read More »

D’Tigress Stuns hosts, Mali qualifies for finals

Nigeria’s female Basketball Team, D’Tigress has qualified for the FIBA Afro Basketball Championship finals with a nail-biting 48-47 victory over tournament hosts, Mali. More details later Read More »

Ajimobi, Ladoja express shock at death of High Chief Olaifa

Oyo State Governor, Mr. Abiola Ajimobi and a former governor of the state, Senator Rasidi Ladoja have expressed sadness over the death of Otun Balogun of Ibadanland, High Chief Olufemi Olaifa. The duo described the passing away of the former Adviser to former President Sheu Sagari as “shocking”. Ajimobi in a statement made available on Saturday by his Special Adviser ... Read More »

Dele Momodu writes The Speech Buhari Should Have Delivered

By Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, congratulations on the arrival of our dear President Muhammadu Buhari from a prolonged medical vacation. Let’s all raise our voices and thank God for performing what the President himself described as a miracle. “I’ve never been this sick,” the President had repeatedly told well-wishers. Before his sudden departure from Abuja House, the official residence of ... Read More »

Time Up!FG asks Court to Revoke Nnamdi Kanu’s Bail

The Federal Government has finally asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to revoke the bail granted the leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, Mr. Namdi Kanu, who is being prosecuted along with others on treasonable felony charges. The prosecution made this request in an application it filed before the court and served on Kanu on Friday. Saturday PUNCH ... Read More »

Gbenga Daniel cries out “Kashamu sent killers after me”

Former Ogun State Governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel has written a petition to the Inspector-General of Police alleging that Senator Buruji Kashamu was after his life. The petition where he also copied the Director of SSS, stated that some men suspected to be sent by Kashamu visited his home and attacked his domestic staff, there target was him. The letter stated: ... Read More »

Corruption:Dubai No Longer as Safe Haven as Buhari signs treaty

United Arab Emirates is no longer a safe haven for corrupt Nigerians as President Muhammadu Buahri Thursday signed a treaty with the Kingdom. The President, who signed the treaty on Thursday in Abuja, also ratified three other agreements covering legal assistance in criminal, civil and commercial matters, and extradition. The others treaties are Agreement on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal ... Read More »