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Kashamu: Court cannot stop us from doing our legitimate duty-NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has stated that no court has the right to stop a government agency from carrying out its statutory functions. The agency was reacting to a Federal High Court order issued by Justice Ibrahim Buba which called on the agency not only to stop its planned arrest of Buruji Kashamu, Senator-elect for Ogun West ... Read More »

Saraki advocates for fuel subsidy removal

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology and former Governor of Kwara State, Senator Abubakar Bukola Saraki has called on the incoming government of General Muhammadu Buhari to completely remove fuel subsidy. The Senator representing Kwara Central stated that the country was losing a total of $2 billion to fake fuel subsidy operators, arguing that fuel subsidy management in ... Read More »

Constitution Amendment: Settle Rift Within 48 Hours, Supreme Court Tells FG, NASS

Court grants ex-boxer bail

As the legal battle between the executive and the legislative arms of government over the amendment of the 1999 Constitution continues, the Supreme Court, yesterday, gave a 24-hour ultimatum to the National Assembly and the Attorney General to resolve the dispute over the amendment of the constitution. The court directed the two arms to meet and harmonise their positions, because ... Read More »

Tribunal begins hearing today on Agbaje’s petition

The Lagos State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal will today commences hearing in the petition filed by Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) Mr Jimi Agbaje challenging the victory of the All Progressive Congress, APC, candidate, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode at the last gubernatorial election. According to the Registrar of the Tribunal presided by Justice Muhammad Sirajo, the date was fixed after notices of ... Read More »

Kashamu: Activists Protest House Detention

Activists under the aegis of Nigerians Arise Against Impunity And Lawlessness, today staged a peaceful protest to the National Judicial Council to register their grievances over the continuous detention of Senator-elect, Senator Buruji Kashamu by the National Drug Law  Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in his Lekki residence, Lagos. The peaceful match which was led by Comrade Daniels Momoh, said Nigerians feel ... Read More »

Buruji Kashamu offers $1000 to every protester against his arrest

Senator-elect from Ogun State, Prince Buruji Kashamu seems to have hit a panic button following the invasion of his Lekki, Lagos home this morning by armed men from the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). The NDLEA officials who stormed his house at about 4,30 am were acting on the request of the US Drug Enforcement Agency and the Department ... Read More »

APC Senate caucus picks Saraki as Senate President-Dino Melaye reveals

As the jostling for the best man to lead the upper chamber of the Nigerian legislative arm gathers momentum, it seems that the APC Senate Caucus has endorsed the candidature of Kwara Central Senator, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki. The open endorsement of Saraki by a group called Like Minded Senators was announced during the on-going retreat of the All Progressives ... Read More »

Don’t expect instant change-Atiku

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has warned Nigerians not to expect instant solution from the incoming administration of General Mohammadu Buhari, rather he believes the government will act in step by step manner and the change will be gradual. Alhaji Atiku stated that with many states unable to pay salaries and the Federal Government  unable to meet is financial ... Read More »

Osinbajo absent as President bids goodbye to worshippers of Aso Rock Villa Chapel

 The rumour mill was agog that on Sunday, May17th, 2015 there will be  a sort of change of guards between President Goodluck President Goodluck Jonathan  and Vice President-elect, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo that did not happen. Instead at the same venue, Aso Rock Villa Chapel, there was a thanksgiving service for the first family. And it was at this occasion that ... Read More »

Messi strike makes Barcelona Spanish champions

If the Spanish league was a movie, it will certainly be adjudged as a well-scripted action drama. And the high point of the pulsating work of art was the lovely strike by Lionel Messi which gave Barcelona 1-0 win against Athletico Madrid and with it the La Liga title. The weeks of hard work came down to one match. While ... Read More »