SERAP asks court to compel Fashola to account for spending on power

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN over “failure to account for the spending on the privatisation of the electricity sector and the exact amount of post-privatisation spending

SERAP asks court to compel Fashola to account for spending on power

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN over “failure to account for the spending on the privatisation of the electricity sector and the exact amount of post-privatisation spending on generation companies (GENCOS), distribution companies (DISCOS) and Transmission Company of Nigeria to date, and […]

Herdsmen attack: I don’t trust police – Fayose

Herdsmen attack: I don’t trust police – Fayose

The Executive Governor of Ekiti State Ayodele Fayose, during an interactive conference, convened a Pan Yoruba Social-cultural group, Yoruba Ko’ya, in Ado Ekiti on Thursday said he does not trust the Nigerian police. The governor called on the country President, Muhammadu Buhari to restructure the country to improve the security of the state. The conference […]

Corruption: PDP accuses Buhari of shielding Oshiomhole from investigation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to prove the sincerity of his fight against corruption by directing the investigation and arraignment of former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole over allegations of corruption.

Corruption: PDP accuses Buhari of shielding Oshiomhole from investigation

Prove Your Anti-Corruption Fight With Oshiomhole’s Case – PDP tells Buhari The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari to prove the sincerity of his fight against corruption by directing the investigation and arraignment of former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole over allegations of corruption. Nigerians were stunned to learn that the Economic […]

Group carpets Ogun police again on arbitrary detention of residents in Otta

A civil rights organisation, the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice (CHRSJ) has once again raised the alarm over incessant arrests and detention of members of the public by men of the Ogun State Command of the Nigeria Police Force.

Group carpets Ogun police again on arbitrary detention of residents in Otta

*Accuses Ogun commissioner of shielding errant officers in rights abuse *Seeks dismissal of officers attached to Sango Police Station A civil rights organisation, the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice (CHRSJ) has once again raised the alarm over incessant arrests and detention of members of the public by men of the Ogun State Command […]

TRAGEDY: Auto Accident claimed 3 lives in Ibadan

By Trevor Oluwole A terrible auto accident yesterday claimed three lives in Ibadan Oyo State capital around Fresh fm axis of Challenge area of the metropolis, the bloody accident involving two vehicles was caused due to over-speeding along the Highway. An eye-witness disclosed to NAIJA CENTER NEWS that a Mazda car with registration number BDG […]

SERAP to CCB, ICPC: Prosecute deputy speaker over alleged N1.1bn water contract scam

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has asked the Acting Chairmen of both the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) “to jointly investigate allegations of incompatibility

SERAP to CCB, ICPC: Prosecute deputy speaker over alleged N1.1bn water contract scam

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has asked the Acting Chairmen of both the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) and Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) “to jointly investigate allegations of incompatibility, apparent conflict of interest and abuse of office involving Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Lasun Yusuff using […]

Breaking: Buhari signs Fourth Alteration Bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Fourth Alteration Bill that grants financial autonomy to State Judiciary and State Houses of Assembly into law.

Breaking: Buhari signs Fourth Alteration Bill into law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Fourth Alteration Bill that grants financial autonomy to State Judiciary and State Houses of Assembly into law. This was disclosed to the State House correspondents on Friday by the Senior Special Assitant to the President on National Assembly Matters Senator Ita Enang This means that the state judiciary and […]

Detained victim of Police brutality granted bail and admitted in the hospital

Some Policemen from Edo State Command Headquarters raided a Marijuana joint at Ogbesasa Street, Off Sokponba Road and arrested some persons in connection with Marijuana.

Detained victim of Police brutality granted bail and admitted in the hospital

By Marxist Kola Edokpayi. EDO STATE – Some Policemen from Edo State Command Headquarters raided a Marijuana joint at Ogbesasa Street, Off Sokponba Road and arrested some persons in connection with Marijuana. One Usiomoifo Micheal, a driver of Dr. David Iyamu, the Chief Medical Director (CMD) of Christ Medical Center close to the joint and […]

Offa Robbery: IGP rescinds, no longer asks Saraki to appear at the station

The Nigerian Police on Monday rescinds on its invitation to the Nigerian Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki. The Senate President would now respond to questions regarding the robbery in Offa, Kwara State in April.

Offa Robbery: IGP rescinds, no longer asks Saraki to appear at the station

By Ehi Ekhator The Nigerian Police on Monday rescinds on its invitation to the Nigerian Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki. The Senate President would now respond to questions regarding the robbery in Offa, Kwara State in April through writing instead of appearing in person. The decision may not be unconnected to the closed-door meeting held by […]

Nigerian troups, Civilian JTF rescue 148 persons from Boko Haram captive

Troops of 21 Brigade supported by members of the Civilian Joint Task Force deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole to conduct Counter terrorism and Counter insurgency operations in the North East have rescued 148 civilians held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Modu

Nigerian troups, Civilian JTF rescue 148 persons from Boko Haram captive

Troops of 21 Brigade supported by members of the Civilian Joint Task Force deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole to conduct Counter terrorism and Counter insurgency operations in the North East have rescued 148 civilians held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Modu Kinetic, a remote village in Bama Local Government Area of Borno state. This […]

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