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#Dasukigate:Religious leaders, traditional rulers & others listed as beneficiaries

There were indications on Thursday that former Nigerian leaders, traditional and religious leaders from across the country were listed as beneficiaries of the $2.1bn arms funds in the final report of the Presidential panel which probed military contracts from 2007 to 2015. It was gathered that the report, which had been submitted to President Muhammadu Buhari, recommended the retrieval of ... Read More »

How Fayose’s main man recieved and distributed N1.2b #Dasukigate cash

The trial of Abiodun Agbele,  a close friend of Ekiti State Governor, Atp Fayose has begun to reveal the main meat of the case. Prosecution Witness 1 yesterday told the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja how the defendant lodged N1.2 billion in Zenith Bank. The money was said to have been part of the N4.7 billion that was siphoned ... Read More »

Jonathan’s ex Spokesman, Abati gets bail but…..

Dr. Rueben Abati, the Columnist and former Spokesman of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has been granted administrative bail by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after spending four days in detention. Family sources said that Abati was granted bail late on Thursday night but it was unclear if he would go home as he was told to deposit his ... Read More »

Again, Justice Ademola withdraws from DSS case

Justice Adeniyi Ademola of a Federal High Court,  Abuja, on Thursday withdrew from handling a case of terrorism filed by the Department of State Services (DSS). The case is against one Haruna Abbas and two others. Ademola said at the mentioning of the case that it would not be fair for him to continue with the case. He announced that ... Read More »

NASS amends Code of Conduct Act!, now has power to appoint Chairman

The Senate on Thursday passed the Code of Conduct (amendment) bill, 2016, in a move that amounts to the National Assembly taking over power to appoint staff of Code of Conduct Bureau/Tribunal from the Presidency. The Senate took the decision few minutes after the Court of Appeal dismissed the appeal by the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, to stop ... Read More »

Billionaire Folorunso Alakija’s son set to wed Iranian beauty

Folarin, one of the sons of Forbes-listed billionaire, Mrs. Folorunso Alakija is set to remarry this November years after the death of his first wife, Chena, who died of cancer. Folarin will be marrying Iranian beauty, Naganin, daughter of  Iranian-American businessman, Khosrow, on November 19, at Grand Ballroom of Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. Read More »

Petrol:N145 per litre not sustainable-NNPC topshot

Group General Manager, Crude Oil Marketing Department of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mr. Mele Kyari, has said the nation’s difficult business environment may make it difficult to sustain the current pump price of petrol. He spoke at the 10th Oil Trading and Logistics Africa Downstream Week in Lagos, where he also said it was impossible to import products ... Read More »

Oba of Benin bans CDAs, land speculators

True to his word, the reign of the new Oba of Beni‎n, Oba Ewuare II, has started bearing positive fruits with the outlawing of activities of land speculation carried out by the various Community Development Associations (CDA) in Benin. It would be recalled that activities of youths as land speculators had been a source of worry to inhabitants of Benin ... Read More »

Memolodi Sundowns beats Zamelek to lift CAF Champions League 2016

History was made on Sunday October 23, 2016 as Memolodi Sundowns of South Africa beat Zamelek of Egypt 3-1 on aggregate to lift the 2016 CAF Champions League. The final match held at the Borg Al Arab Stadium,  watched by over 60, 000 fiery supporters of Zamelek and  a sprinkle of South Africans including Billionaire businessman and owner of Sundowns, ... Read More »

Wizkid, other Nigerians shine at MAMA 2016

It was a day of glory for the Nigerian music industry as the country’s nominees at the just held MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA 2016) cleaned house. The annual award ceremony took place on Saturday night at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg. Nigeria’s Starboy, Ayo Balogun, also known as Wizkid, was indeed the star of the night, carting home two ... Read More »