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Money laundering: You are shielding Kebbi Gov – UK to Buhari

*He is a wanted fugitive for laundering $5b for Abacha By Job Adamu-Baikie, London Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State is allegedly wanted in United Kingdom where the European nation’s authorities have been compelled to declare him a fugitive. The governor has continued to stay away from Jersey, Channel …

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Anti-corruption: Painstaking investigation, diligent prosecution our hallmark -ICPC

The current prosecution of some judges, for alleged corrupt practices and the ongoing trial of some politicians and public functionaries in the immediate past administration on allegations of diverting some funds meant for arms procurement, has left Nigerians and the world in no doubt that President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption war …

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C & S leader, Abidoye, charges Govts to be proactive

*Invest more on agriculture for youth employment Chairman and Spiritual Father of Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church Worldwide, His Grace Most Reverend Prophet Samuel Abidoye has called on Nigerian leaders to sit up and be proactive in addressing the various challenges affecting the nation. Prophet Abidoye gave the charge in …

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Amina Mohammed’s UN appointment, proof of global confidence in Nigeria- NCWS

Former Nigeria’s Minister of Environment, Mrs. Amina Mohammed’s choce as Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations has been described as another testimony of the confidence reposed in the nation by the global community. This was contained in a congratulatory message signed by the National President of the National Council for …

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Rot in judiciary: NJC recommends dismissal, prosecution of Abia judge

*Two Lagos judges get warning letters National Judicial Council (NJC) Friday fired two judges and warned another two over judicial misconduct. According to the spokesperson of the council, Mr. Soji Oye, the council at the end of its 80th meeting under the chairmanship of the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria …

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American-Chinese business to invest in disability community

*African-American and Asian Chamber of Commerce and Industry visits Nigeria *We require Information, Communication Technology (ICT) equipment that are disability friendly. By Oluwole Francis Persons with disability (PWD) have been given a new fillip of hope with the visit by a foreign delegation of Chinese and American businessmen who have …

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Politics, poli-tricks behind Magu’s non confirmation

Ibrahim Magu Acting Chairman EFCC...explain why you should not enter this matter sir

*Stories behind the table not told Senate’s refusal to confirm Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was a rancorous power-play involving the Senate, the State Security Service and the Presidency. At a hurriedly arranged press conference Thursday, the spokesperson for the senate, Abdullahi Sabi, …

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Crude Oil Lifting: Senator Melaye exposes collaboration between NNPC, NPDC

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District in a motion titled “The unlawful and willful misappropriation and Criminal with holding of Public Revenue by the NNPC and NPDC from 2013 to Date. He however noted with worry the growing concern the way and manner the NNPC and the NPDC …

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Use Paris Club for infrastructure: Group urges Kwara Governor

Kwara Transparency and Good Governance Group, a Non-Governmental organisation, in Ilorin, has called on the State Government to immediately embark on infrastructure projects with the remaining balance of the London Paris Club refund it got from the Federal Government. In a press release by the organisation on Thursday morning in …

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Ambode unveils plans to build five new arts theatres

By Adeyemi Robinson-Adefioye, Lagos  Lagos State Government has unveiled plans by his administration to build five new arts theatres across the State as part of efforts to engage the youths and promote tourism through arts and entertainment. The Governor, who spoke at a stage play titled ‘Heartbeat The Musical…A New …

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