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Judge lambasts EFCC, dismisses case against Patience Jonathan

 Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday lost an attempt to forfeit funds belonging to former Nigerian First Lady, Patience Jonathan and her firm, Lawari Furniture Limited. The EFCC had approached Justice Cecilia Olateregun of the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court and sought an interim order to forfeit monies belonging to Mrs. Jonathan. But in her ruling, Justice Olateregun ... Read More »

Heritage Bank in huge Mess, EFCC docks MD over N1billion Fraud

It has been a long time coming, but after months of denial, the chicken has come home to roost and Heritage Bank has been officially classified as a financial institution in deep trouble following arraignment by the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of its Managing Director, Ifiesimama Sekibo. The anti-graft agency which has been prying into the books of ... Read More »

Just in: Senate Suspends Pro-Buhari colleague, Omo-Agege

The Senate has today suspended  Senator Ovie Omo-Agege for 90 legislative days. The suspension followed the outcome of the Senate committee that was set up to probe Omo-Agege. The legislative chamber equally asked the Delta State senator to withdraw his case against the Senate from court. In addition, the report of the committee, which was adopted at the plenary, asked ... Read More »

2019: Saraki Vows to Work for Increased Participation of Women in Politics

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday pledged to work with relevant political stakeholders to ensure that a greater number of women are given the opportunity to vie and occupy elective offices during the 2019 general elections. Saraki, according to a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Sanni Onogu, in Abuja, gave the pledge when the Conference ... Read More »

Toke Makinwa Opens Up: How Jesus Saved Me From Depression, Surgery

On Air Personality Toke Makinwa has revealed how Jesus Chris saved her when she was having a running battle with depression and underwent surgery. She revealed this in a post she wrote on instagram. She wrote; “Long and honest post alert*** I like to think I’m strong, I like to think my mind is positive and I’m out here focused ... Read More »

Pastor Tells Court “My wife denies me sex But Gives Bishop, Deacon, Others

A Pastor, Joshua Ibeneme, on Wednesday, approached an Igando Customary Court in Lagos to end his 21-year-old marriage to his wife, Uzoamaka for allegedly having sex with two of his church members. Ibeneme told the court that his wife was messing around with his male members, NAN reports. “My wife had sexual affair with two of my church members, a ... Read More »

Alleged Murderer, Danish Peter Neilsen who killed Nigerian wife, daughter sent to Ikoyi Prison

A 53-year old, Peter Nielsen, who allegedly killed his wife, Zainab, and her three-year-old daughter, Petra, was on Wednesday remanded in Ikoyi Prisons on the orders of a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos. The Magistrate, Mrs K.B. Ayeye, who gave the ruling, said the accused should be kept behind bars pending advice from the State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). ... Read More »

2019: Lagos Students Stage Solidarity Walk for Ambode’s Re-election

Indigenous students of Lagos State in tertiary institutions across the country and beyond on Wednesday staged a solidarity walk to Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja, to endorse the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode for a second term in office. The students, who embarked on the walk under the auspices of the National Union of Lagos State Students (NULASS), said the ... Read More »

Fidelity Bank denies Nmulti-million Fraud Story

One of Nigeria’s fastest growing financial institutions, Fidelity Bank has denied reports that it was involved in multiple fraud that involved insider dealing of its staff fleecing customers. The story had made the rounds weeks back, but the back through its Divisional Head Brands & Corporate Communications has denied any wrongdoing in a Press Statement.   It reads “Our attention ... Read More »

Buhari has been woeful, he can’t win in 2019-Northern Elders

Elders from the northern part of the country took President Muhammadu Buhari to the cleaners over his declaration to seek a second term in office. They were unanimous that president Muhammadu Buhari has performed woefully and as such his support base across the country has been decimated. According to the National Chairman of the Northern Elders Council, (NEC) Alhaji Tanko ... Read More »