Request on Security Votes Spending: Al-Makura Begs for More Time to Put Records Together

Request on Security Votes Spending: Al-Makura Begs for More Time to Put Records Together

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has asked the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, to give him more time to put together details of his government’s spending on security votes. Responding to a Freedom of Information request from SERAP, the governor said it would require more than seven days to process the request […]

Police Arrest 93 Suspected Kidnappers

Police Arrest 93 Suspected Kidnappers

The Police said they have arrested 93 suspected kidnappers in different parts of North-East, North-Central and North-West Zones of the country. A statement signed and issued by the Force spokesman and Deputy Commissioner of Police, Frank Mba, in Abuja on Thursday, disclosed that “one rocket launcher, 35 AK47 rifles,10 locally-made AK47 rifles and 500 live […]

CBN Denies Allegations of Missing, Stolen N500bn

CBN Denies Allegations of Missing, Stolen N500bn

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has denied any cover-up of an alleged business worth N500 billion which went bad. The apex bank released a statement on Sunday denying the allegation following the publication of a leaked audio by an online news platform of a purported conversation between the Governor of the Bank, Mr. Godwin […]

NMA Laments Rise in Cancer Affecting Younger People

NMA Laments Rise in Cancer Affecting Younger People

The Nigeria Medical Association has raised alarm over the increase in colorectal cancer ravaging young people in Nigeria. President of the association, Dr Francis Faduyile, raised the alarm in Abuja while giving the report of the association’s 59th Annual General Conference and Delegates meeting held in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State. According to him, colorectal cancer was […]

No Human Being Can Influence Supreme Court Judgment– Acting CJN

No Human Being Can Influence Supreme Court Judgment– Acting CJN

The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Ibrahim Muhammad Tanko has assured Nigerians of the independence of the Supreme Court. According to him, nobody dictates to the nation’s apex court. The CJN who spoke on Thursday when he received the management of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, who paid him a courtesy […]

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