BREAKING: INEC Meets over Zamfara Supreme Court Ruling

BREAKING: INEC Meets over Zamfara Supreme Court Ruling

The Independent National Electoral Commission, on Friday, met over the Supreme Court judgement on the general elections held in Zamfara State. In a statement signed by INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education, Festus Okoye, the meeting was to determine the next line of action following the jugement. READ ALSO: Supreme Court Nullifies APC […]

Alleged Treason: Court Remands 140 IPOB Members In Enugu

Alleged Treason: Court Remands 140 IPOB Members In Enugu

An Enugu East Magistrates Court presided by Magistrate A. N. Chioke, has remanded 140 members of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, over an alleged treason. The defendants, who were brought to the court in three 608 buses and one 18-seater bus, were said to have conspired to commit treasonable felony. They were, however, arraigned […]

We have Spent $22m of Abacha Loot on Social Empowerment – Presidency

We have Spent $22m of Abacha Loot on Social Empowerment – Presidency

The Federal Government on Thursday said that out of the $322 million recovered from late Head of State, Sani Abacha, $22.216 million had so far been spent on it social empowerment schemes. The Special Adviser to the President on Social Investment Programmes, SIPs, Mrs. Maryam Uwais, disclosed this in Abuja while briefing State House correspondents […]

Police Council Confirms Adamu as IGP

Police Council Confirms Adamu as IGP

The Police Council, headed by President Muhammadu Buhari, has confirmed the appointment of Mr. Mohammed Adamu, as Inspector-General of Police. This was disclosed by the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, who is also a member of the Council. Briefing State House correspondents at the end of the Council’s meeting at the Presidential Villa, […]

Fayemi Takes over as NGF Chairman

Fayemi Takes over as NGF Chairman

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti is the new chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum, NGF. He emerged as the new leader Wednesday night through a consensus and will lead his colleagues for the next two years. Outgoing Chairman of the NGF, Gov. Abdul’aziz Yari of Zamfara, who made this known after a meeting of the […]

Presidential Election Tribunal: Bulkachuwa Finally Bows Out

Presidential Election Tribunal: Bulkachuwa Finally Bows Out

President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, has finally bowed to pressure, recusing herself as Chairman of the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal. Recall that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and its presidential candidate in the February 23 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar, who are challenging the declaration of President Muhammadu Buhari winner of the […]

JUST IN: Nigeria Closes Four Foreign Missions

JUST IN: Nigeria Closes Four Foreign Missions

The Federal Government has closed operations in four of its missions abroad. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, who disclosed this on Tuesday, said the missions were shut down due to lack of funds. READ ALSO: Self-driving Trucks Begin Mail Delivery Test for U.S. Postal Service The affected missions include Ukraine, Sri-lanka, Serbia, and Czech Republic. […]

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