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Court affirms EFCC’s Power to freeze suspicious accounts

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has affirmed the power of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has the power to freeze suspicious accounts. The court said the anti-graft agency can direct banks to suspend operation of accounts suspected to have been used for criminal activities, or any account of into which slush funds and proceeds of crime have ... Read More »

Adebanjo Explodes”2019 Elections May Not hold if Nigeria is not Restructured”

Chief Ayo Adebanjo, a staunch follower of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, has been in the forefront of agitation for restructuring of the country. The Afenifere chieftain warns that the 2019 general election may not hold if the country is not restructured. He bared his mind ono ther urning national issues. Excerpts: On arrival from his medical vacation, President Muhammadu ... Read More »

Dangote Denies Interest in 2019 Presidential Election

Africa’s richest man and President, Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote has denied any interest in becoming Nigeria’s President in 2019, adding that he is busy businessman not a politician. Dangote made the denial while reacting to a report that officials of PDP think-tank programme set up by former President, Goodluck Jonathan have contacted him to be the party’s presidential flag ... Read More »

Just in:Ifeanyi Uba FC Players in auto crash

The team bus of Nigeria Premier League side, Ifeanyi Ubah FC has been involved in an auto crash along the Benin-Ore Road-and six of its players sustained different degrees of injury According to CKN News, the team was on its way to Ijebu-Ode to honour a week 36 match with Sunshine stars on Sunday September 3, 2017. Mr Chukwuma Ubah, ... Read More »

Lagos releases venues for Ileya get-together Party 2017

In a bid to take the Eid-il-Kabir  celebration to all corners of the state, the Lagos Governor has made arrangements for Lagosians to enjoy the occasion at various centres. The Statement from the government reads “His Excellency, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State and Her Excellency, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode, First Lady of Lagos cordially invite you to the Eid-il-Kabir ... Read More »

As Governor Udom pledges $10,000 per goal, Mikel Promises victory against Cameroun

 Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has gingered the Nigerian national team, Super Eagles with a promise of $10,000 for every goal scored in the crucial world cup qualifier against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroun.  The game scheduled for the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo will almost but seal the Eagles World ticket if the Super Eagles team which is ... Read More »

Photo News: Governor Amosun attends Chief (Mrs.) Sofola’s 80th Birthday

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Buhari turns D’Tigress Players to Millionaires for winning Afro Basket Championship

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday in Abuja received members of the victorious D’Tigress, showering the players with N1 million each and the officials N500,000 each. The President, after announcing the donation shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), urged the team to remain focused. “You should work towards winning the forthcoming 2018 FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup ... Read More »

Oxlade Chamberlain shuns Chelsea for Liverpool agrees $35million deal

Liverpool have agreed a £35 million ($46 million, 38 million euros) deal with Arsenal to sign England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to reports on Wednesday. Oxlade-Chamberlain appeared set to join Chelsea earlier this week after the Premier League champions had a bid accepted for the 24-year-old. But Liverpool appear to have won the race for Oxlade-Chamberlain’s signature ahead of Thursday’s ... Read More »

UBER Driver attempts suicide over N90,00 debt

An Uber driver, identified as Hammed Olojo, 31 was on Sunday afternoon rescued by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, on patrol of Third Mainland Bridge from jumping into the Lagoon. Olojo, who drove himself to the Third Mainland Bridge in an Uber Toyota Corolla saloon car had written a short note and left it in the car when ... Read More »