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Women journalists organise rallies against rape

Women journalists raise protest against rape

*NAWOJ partners Black diamond against rape Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ) in collaboration with Black Diamond Support Foundation on Saturday in Jos staged rallies to create awareness on the rising cases of rape and child molestation in the society. During the rallies which took place at markets within the …

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Judicial rot: I am vindicated -Obono-Obla

Okoi Obono-Obla...Supreme Court replies him

*As Supreme Court replies him in writing *We have an oppressive and unworkable court system Days ago, Presidential aide on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, took a swipe at the nation’s Supreme Court charging at her for the rot in the Nigerian judicial system. The Supreme Court has written, requesting him …

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Lokoja-Abuja expressway flood subsides – FRSC

flood in Lokoja on Thursday

*Normal traffic resumes Nigerians travelling through the Lokoja-Abuja expressway which flood had made impassable on Thursday can now go by the route as the water level has subsided. After a heavy downpour, the road became impassable. This was noted largely at the NATACO area of the Kogi State capital. That …

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Empty properties of looters in Abuja up for sale

Mr Okoi Obono-Obla

*We are guided by the Recovery of Public Property Act *Public officers from 1979 can be investigated Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, has disclosed that the Federal Government would soon take over Abuja empty houses belonging to looters and …

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Alleged corruption: Saraki in fresh trouble again

Senator Bukola Saraki President of Nigerian Senate

*Court orders his aide to be investigated for alleged corruption *Dr. Izuagbe, the Managing Director of Carlisle Properties is focus Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, is in a fresh trouble again. Lagos businessman Dr. Kennedy Izuagbe, Managing Director of Carlisle Properties, had rushed to a Federal High Court in Lagos …

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Senator Nwaoboshi loses 12-storey building to corruption

Senator Peter Nwaoboshi and the Guinea House

*Court orders temporary forfeiture *May also face criminal charges Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the temporary forfeiture of a 12-storey building at 27 Marine Road, Apapa, belonging to Senator Peter Nwaoboshi (PDP-Delta North Senatorial District), until the conclusion of investigations. The order followed an application by the Economic …

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Saraki’s ally, Sa’ad Alanamu, dragged to court by ICPC

ICPC headquarters in Abuja...Alanamu in court

*2nd of rejected ICPC Board nominee Sa’ad Alanamu, the second of two rejected nominees to the board of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), has been charged to court for corruption. Eze Ijezie Sunny, a lawyer, filed an eight-count charge against Alanamu on behalf of the …

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Akeredolu allots portfolios to commissioners

Rotimi Akeredolu Ondo state governor...had to sack the protesting athletes for indiscipline

*10 Special Advisers get portfolio too Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu (SAN), has announced the portfolios of the newly appointed State Commissioners. Speaking at a brief meeting with the commissioners at the Council Chambers in the Governor’s office, Arakunrin Akeredolu, enjoined members of the State Executive Council to hit …

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Cabinet reshuffle: 21 ministers may go out

Muhammadu Buhari...may shuffle cabinet ministers soon

*Serving minister may become SGF From very reliable sources, about 21 ministers may be leaving the administration during the long awaited and sought mid-term reshuffle of the Federal Executive Council (FEC). The hosting of the victorious D’Tigress basketball national women team, the African champions staved the surprise announcement by President …

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