Tag Archives: Olisa Metuh

Olisa Metuh Collapses In Court

Former National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Olisa Metuh collapsed on Monday morning while in court, Punch reports. This happened during his appearance at the Federal High Court in Abuja where he is standing trial for allegedly receiving N400 million from the Office of the National Security Adviser. He had reportedly been making his way to the…

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Jonathan To Metuh- “Pay Me N1Billion If You Want Me To Testify In Court”

Ex- President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday challenged the witness summon issued on him by a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to appear today to testify as a defence witness in the trial of former spokesman of PDP Olisa Metuh.  In an application filed yesterday by his lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, Jonathan particularly wants the court to…

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I Will Never Connive Against Former President Jonathan – Metuh

Former Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh, has declared that he would never connive against former President Goodluck Jonathan in order to be let of the hook. Metuh is facing charges by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for complicity in the Dasikigate scandal and recently called for the former…

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Judge Orders Ex-President Jonathan, Sambo To Testify In Metuh’s Money Laundering Trial

Former President Goodluck Jonathan and his embattled National Security Adviser, NSA, Mohammed Sambo have been ordered to court on Wednesday to testify for the defence in the ongoing trial of ex-spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh. Metuh had on Monday asked the court presided over by Justice Okon Abang to allow him…

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Metuh Offers To Refund N400m, Pledges Support For Buhari’s Anti-corruption Campaign

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh is ready to return the N400 million he received from the office of the National Security Adviser during the Jonathan’s administration. He made this known today, Thursday in a statement made available by his lawyer, Onyechi Ikpeazu (SAN). The PDP Spokesperson is currently on trial for…

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If Investigated, Many Heads Will Roll – Judge Threatens National Hospital Over Metuh

A Federal High Court in Abuja has rebuked the National Hospital, Abuja, for transferring the treatment of the former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, to a Lagos hospital. Justice Okon Abang criticised the hospital when he ruled in an application for adjournment brought by Mr. Metuh’s Counsel, Emeka Etaiba, in Abuja on…

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Court Heeds Metuh’s Plea, Adjourns His Trial On The Grounds Of Ill Health

A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the case against the National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Olisa Metuh on the grounds of ill health, CHANNELS TV reports. Metuh who is standing trial for allegedly collecting 400 million Naira from the former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki, was absent…

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Metuh Lands In Hospital After Falling Off Chair, Reportedly Unable To Walk

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) National Publicity Secretary, Olisa Metuh was yesterday rushed to the National Hospital, Abuja, after falling from a swivel chair during the inauguration of Borno and Kebbi states caretaker committees. Metuh was about to take his seat during the inauguration when he slipped off the chair reserved for him. It took about…

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PDP Bemoans INEC’s Inability To Conduct Conclusive Elections Under Mahmood Yakubu

Mahmood Yakubu Following the suspension of the rerun electoral process in Rivers state, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has bemoaned the inability of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to conduct any conclusive election since Professor Mahmood Yakubu emerged Chairman of the national electoral body. The main opposition party, in a statement issued on Monday…

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‘APC Orchestrating Violence To Truncate Saturday Elections In Rivers’ – Metuh

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), today accused the All Progressives Congress (APC), of scheming to have an emergency rule imposed in Rivers State, warning that dire consequences will follow such attempt. The party declared that it has rallied all its formation in the state to stiffly resist by all means necessary…

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