Save Lagos Group wants Assembly to throw out draconian environmental bill

*Vows to report Lagos government to EFCC, ICPC Save Lagos Group has written to the Lagos State House of Assembly with a call on members to halt further work on the proposed environmental law pending before them. In a letter addressed to the Speaker, Mr. Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa and other members of the Assembly dated […]

[UPDATE] Missing Certificate: Buhari gave Justice Ademola N500,000 – SAN

[UPDATE] Missing Certificate: Buhari gave Justice Ademola N500,000 – SAN

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Joe Agi, who is being prosecuted along with Justice Adeniyi Ademola of a Federal High Court, has told the Department of the State Service, that President Muhammadu Buhari’s lawyer paid N500,000. Agi said Mr. Kola Awodein paid the money to Justice Ademola in 2015 at the time the judge […]

Buhari gave ‘corrupt’ Nigerian judge N500,000 during certificate controversy, Witness tells court

Buhari gave ‘corrupt’ Nigerian judge N500,000 during certificate controversy, Witness tells court

A witness in the corruption trial of Justice Adeniyi Ademola has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari gave the embattled judge N500,000 while his certificate controversy was pending before Mr. Ademola. Some persons had filed a suit challenging Mr. Buhari’s candidacy prior to the 2015 elections, alleging the president had no secondary school certificate as required […]

2019: Atiku Care Foundation embarks on enlightenment for Kaduna electorates

2019: Atiku Care Foundation embarks on enlightenment for Kaduna electorates

The Atiku Care Foundation, Kaduna office has vowed to carry out enlightenment in the 7,485 polling units in the state before the 2019 general elections. According to a statement signed by the Publicity Secretary of the foundation, Jacob Onjewu Dickson, made available to newsmen on Monday, already two-third of the polling units have been visited […]

London police called to arrest The Guardian’s reporter over Buhari

Security staff at the Abuja House in London yesterday called in policemen to arrest a correspondent of The Guardian who was on the premises to see President Muhammadu Buhari and possibly interview him.

London police called to arrest The Guardian’s reporter over Buhari

• Daughter, Saraki sighted at Abuja House • Fayose flays APC leaders over president’s health Security staff at the Abuja House in London yesterday called in policemen to arrest a correspondent of The Guardian who was on the premises to see President Muhammadu Buhari and possibly interview him. When the correspondent told a member of […]

If not for Buhari, Boko Haram would have taken Aso Rock – Garba Shehu

If not for Buhari, Boko Haram would have taken Aso Rock – Garba Shehu

Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu has said it took President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership to halt Boko Haram’s march towards Aso Rock in 2015. He also announced that Nigeria now ranks as the world’s second largest producer of rice. Shehu said this at a special interactive session with students […]

Osinbajo turns down new VP residence

Osinbajo turns down new VP residence

says the house be turned to other use The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said the Federal Government would at the appropriate time convert the new official residence being built for the Vice President to another use. Osinbajo said this in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu […]

Sanusi moves to propose a bill to restrict poor men from polygamy

Sanusi moves to propose a bill to restrict poor men from polygamy

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, says he is on the verge of proposing a law which will restrict poor men in the emirate from marrying many wives. Sanusi said this in Abuja on Sunday at the 50th anniversary of the death of Ambasador Isa Wali, a former Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana who […]

Obaseki commends Fashola for Edo roads, housing

Obaseki commends Fashola for Edo roads, housing

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state, yesterday, commended the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola (SAN) for the progress of work at the Benin-Ehor axis of the Benin-Ehor-Lokoja roads. This was as the minister inspected ongoing works at the Aduwawa axis of the Benin-Ehor-Lokoja road. While inspecting the road, Fashola (SAN) briefed […]

Go to court over alleged diversion of N388.304 Paris Club loan refunds by state – SERAP tells FG

Go to court over alleged diversion of N388.304 Paris Club loan refunds by state – SERAP tells FG

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has written to the Accountant – General of the Federation Alh. Ahmed Idris, FCNA requesting him “to urgently pass on information to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami, SAN relating to the release of N388.304 billion London Paris Club loan refunds to 35 […]

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