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EXPOSED: NBA blew N1.3billion on 2017 AGM – Osigwe

A. B. Mahmoud NBA National President...new scandal on his hands

*Spends N30million on transport monthly *Shocking revelations hit public domain Current leadership of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) led by Mr A. B. Mahmoud (SAN) has been alleged to be so profligate to having organised the costliest ever three-day Annual General Conference worth N1.3billion compared to the same event which …

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EFCC can’t investigate a case it is involved

EFCC operatives ...now fighting Guaranty Trust Bank's case?

*Anti-graft agencies have been hijacked Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu has been asked to hand off the pension probe. A coalition of about 30 civil society groups led by the “I Belong to One Nigeria” initiative. The coalition said that Mr Ibrahim Magu cannot …

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Fayose robbed Ekiti PDP delegates of Secondus’ $10,000 largesse

Fayose and Nyesom Wike...Adeniran accused the two governors

*”What will an Ekiti man do with such an amount?” *Ekiti House of Assembly not paid in the last six months Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State took his alleged trademark fraudulent life to the nation’s capital, Abuja, at the weekend at the convention of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) …

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Nigeria must create 4 million jobs to ensure growth – Ambode

Mohammed Badaru Abubakar (left); Kebbi State Governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu (right) and Chairman Bankers' Committee and Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria...jobs

*Asks CBN to reduce lending rate on N200bn MSME fund By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, said for Nigeria to meet its growth ambitions and achieve full economic potential, concerted efforts must be made to create at least four million jobs annually and as well jettison …

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Ngozika drags FCMB to CBN over illegal deductions

First City Monument Bank (FCMB) Plc...Ngozika angry

*I am ready to drag them to court Hon Ngozika Ihuoma, former member of the House of Representatives, has dragged First City Monument Bank (FCMB) to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the continued deduction of stamp duty fees of N50.00. He is asking the Bank regulators to call …

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Gunmen shoot at AIT journalist in Bayelsa

Owe Patience of Africa Independent Television (AIT),

Gunmen are reported to have shot a reporter with the Africa Independent Television (AIT) , Owe Patience, in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. The reporter was said to have been shot at close range. She was shot along Edepie area of Yenagoa by the gunmen who dispossessed her of her mobile phones, …

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Court stops FG, EFCC from crippling AITEO operations

Ibrahim Magu Acting Chairman EFCC...NIMASA Director in trouble

*Matter adjourned till 18th December Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, restrained the Federal Government from taking steps that may cripple the operations and freezing the accounts of AITEO Eastern E & P Company Limited. Justice Gabriel Kolawole made the order after he entertained an ex parte motion filed by …

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Gwarzo’s suspension: I won’t succumb to blackmail – Adeosun

former SEC-DG Mounir Gwarzo and Kemi Adeosun...to face ICPC, dismissal

*Decision to suspend him was in order By Sandra Onyekwere Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, has said that she would not be intimidated by the plethora of reactions trailing the suspension of the Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Mr. Mounir Gwarzo. In a statement signed by her Media …

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NJC sacks Justice Ademola, shuns his resignation letter

Justice Adeniyi Ademola...retires

*Await President’s decision NJC advises him National Judicial Court (NJC) said on Thursday that it had recommended Justices Adeniyi Ademola and Segun Tokode, both of the Federal High Court for compulsory retirement over acts of misconduct. This was despite that Justice Ademola claimed to have voluntarily resigned on Wednesday. A statement by NJC’s …

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Heavy fuel queues back in Abuja, Lagos

Fuel scarcity as evidenced on airport road in Abuja...illegal fuel reservoir uncovered

*Consumers in panic as Senate summons Baru *NNPC reassures consumers, says no plan to hike prices *IPMAN denies plot to sabotage Buhari’s visits to Kano Heavy and long queues have surfaced in many of the nation’s capital cities since Tuesday with a worse situation reported on Wednesday morning. The nation’s …

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