Category Archives: Breaking

Student Charged To Court For Attempting To Sneak Into Abuja Airport

A student, Emnanuel Okoyata, was arraigned today in a Kuje Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for allegedly attempting to sneak into the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja to commit an offence. The 28-year-old, who resides at Bassa Village near the airport, was arraigned on a two-count charge of criminal trespass and attempting to steal. The Prosecutor,…

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Breaking: Police Arrests Evans’s Lawyer In Court

Olukoya Ogungbeje, the lawyer who once represented alleged notorious billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, was arrested at the Federal High Court in Lagos. Meanwhile it was learnt through reports that the police officers from the State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti arrested the lawyer this morning Wednesday, September 11, while he was getting…

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Police Arrest Whatsapp Group Administrator And Members For Disseminating Fake News

Recently, the Kano State Police Command arrested the administrator and members of a WhatsApp Group for circulating ‘fake news’ and an image of a married woman whom they claimed was engaged in trafficking of children in the city. Spokesperson of the Police in the State, Superintendent of Police Magaji Musa Maaji said that the suspects…

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EFCC Closes N4.7bn Fraud Case Against Ladoja & Akanbi

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday, 11th of September, closed its case against the former Governor of Oyo State, Rasheed Ladoja and a former Commissioner for Finance, Waheed Akanbi charged with N4.7billion fraud before a Federal High Court in Lagos. The accused were brought before Justice Mohammed Idris on Dec.14, 2016, but…

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Communication Gap Caused The Demolition Of Fresh Fm—Alao-Akala

Oyo State’s former governor, Otunba Alao Akala, has blamed the demolition of part of Yinka Ayefele’s media house, Fresh FM structure in Ibadan on a gap in communication between operators of the media outfit and officials of the Oyo State Government. He made this statement while responding to questions from journalists after submitting his expression…

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Governor Rochas Okorocha Sacks Son-In-Law Alongside Others (See Full List)

Imo State Governor Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha who is also a businessman and an education philanthropist has sacked his Chief of Staff and Son-in-law, Uche Nwosu alongside other appointees who will be contesting in the upcoming elections. This development was announced by his chief press secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo. According to reports, the affected appointees are:…

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Don’t Shut Out Others In The Consensus – APC Tells State Excos

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday, 11th of September, explained the condition that should be met by state chapters of the party before adopting the consensus option for primaries at Abuja. The APC, in a statement by its acting National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena, said the consensus option could only be adopted if there…

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All Progressives Congress (APC) Adopts President Buhari As Candidate For 2019 Presidential Election

The National Secretary of the APC, Alhaji Maimala Buni, yesterday in Abuja, said the party had adopted President Muhammadu Buhari as its candidate for 2019 presidential election. Answering questions from journalists at the State House, Buni, however, said any other member interested in the presidential race was free to pick the nomination form. According to…

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Breaking: President Muhammadu Buhari Is Set To Depart From Nigeria Again

Today, President Muhammadu Buhari is set to depart for the United States to attend the 73rd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York. The event is scheduled to hold at the United Nations headquarters from September 18, 2018. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyema revealed this to newsmen on Tuesday adding that the…

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