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Politicians, looters fuelling controversy on Trump’s call to Buhari –ex-militants

Politicians who lost out in the last election in the country and looters of public purse, say former Niger Delta militants, are behind the recent controversies over the call made by US President, Donald Trump, to President Muhammadu Buhari, currently outside Nigeria on medical leave of absence. The ex-militants who …

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Looters wished Buhari died – Babafemi Ojudu

Senator Babafemi Ojudu...nemesis of Fayose

*Fayose, pack your things as APC returns to Govt House Senator Babafemi Ojudu, the Special Adviser to the President on Political Matters, has assured Nigerians that President Muhammadu Buhari would soon be back from his medical vacation. The presidential aide spoke in Ado Ekiti on Saturday while hosting leaders and …

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EFCC cannot probe oil marketers’ donations to Jonathan campaign – Prof Sulaiman

*We are only being persecuted Former Minister of National Planning, Prof Abubakar Olanrewaju Sulaiman has questioned EFCC’s powers to probe donations made by oil marketers to Jonathan campaign ahead of 2015 general elections. Prof Sulaiman, who served under former President Goodluck Jonathan, is being prosecuted by the EFCC alongside Mr …

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Why I wept: Masari is behind plans to kill me – Shema

Former governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, has claimed that his successor, Alhaji Aminu Masari was planning to kill him. He did not state why the latter would want him killed. Oluwabusola Olawale, a media aide to Shema in a statement decried what he called ‘personal vendetta’ on his principal …

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EFCC has frozen my account again – Fayose

*I did not lobby to become chairman of Govs forum Controversial governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has claimed that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has frozen his two accounts with the Ado-Ekiti branch of Zenith Bank again. Fayose revealed this on Saturday in an interview with journalists …

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Reps to sue US for $10billion on alleged sex scandal

*Entwistle, Marriot Hotel, US Embassy as defendants By Sandra Onyekwere Three members of the Nigerian House of Representatives who were given a clean bill over the sexual misconduct allegations levelled against them by the United States Embassy in Nigeria may be considering suing the American government. Impeccable sources disclosed to …

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Fresh plot to impeach Ayo Fayose thickens wildly

At the last count, the plot has taken its own life for the opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) which has launched a fresh, thicker but more aggressive plan to unseat the Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose by impeachment. Authoritative sources say, “the plan will succeed, we have concluded …

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FCDA-gate scandal: Saraki, Dogara resign now or be impeached for lying – CATBAN

*Evidences you stole N630million exists Citizens Action to Take Back Nigeria (CATBAN), a Civil Society organisation, has demanded for the immediate resignation of the Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki, Speaker House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara and their deputies over their alleged involvement in an alleged financial theft to the …

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Andy Uba adds more flavour to PDP Senate headache, defects to APC

Senator Andy Uba

  Senator Andy Uba, representing Anambra South Senatorial zone under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has defected to the rival All Progressives Congress (APC) thereby adding to the number of Senators jumping ship. Uba disclosed this at a news briefing on Wednesday in his home country, Uga, …

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FCDA-gate scandal: We did not collect any money – Saraki

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki and his lower Chamber counterpart, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, have jointly denied collecting money from the Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) as rent for official accommodation for the National Assembly leadership. The Senate President dismissed as outright falsehood a claim in a report credited to a …

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