Ekiti 2018: Ekiti State House Leader Dumps PDP For APC

The Deputy Leader of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon Adeniran Alagbada, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and pitched his political tent with the All Progressives Congress (APC). Alagbada, representing Ise/Orun constituency, renounced his membership of the PDP in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday, saying he decided to…

Dangote Donates 200 Housing Units for Widows in IDPs’ Places In Borno

Alhaji Aliko Dangote who happens to be Africa's Richest man,has provided 200 housing units for widows in Borno who are parts of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). He commissioned the housing units yesterday June 18th, 2018. At the comissioning, Dangote said his foundation has so far spent over N7 billion…

Nigeria Reaches Deal for Repatriation of $500 Million of Stolen Funds

Justice Minister and Attorney General Abubakar Malami has made it overtly clear that Nigeria has agreed a deal with some foreign countries for the repatriation of $500 million in public funds stolen by officials at any level. Different countries including the U.S., the U.K. and France are helping to return…

Buhari Appoints Justice Adebukola Banjoko as Chairman of Court of Conduct Tribunal (CCT)

With the boldness of a lion and strength of a buffalo, Justice Adebukola Banjoko has throden the path that the strong were afraid of. She has written her name in gold and has shown that not all Nigerians are fearful and corrupt. President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Justice Adebukola Banjoko…

Mimiko Resigns PDP Membership, Ready To Join Labour Party

Former Governor of Ondo State, Dr Olusegun Mimiko, on Wednesday, resigned his membership from the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The letter which was personally signed by the former governor and addressed to the leadership of the party in the state, stating his intention to resign his membership from the…

FG recovers $7m ‘Stashed’ In Heritage Bank, N533m diverted by ex-directors of NEXIM bank

The Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) for the Recovery of Public Property has recovered seven million dollars (N2.1 billion at official rate) illegally kept in Heritage Bank. A statement by the Spokesperson of the SPIP, Lucie-Ann Laha, says the Chairman of the panel, Okoi Obono-Obla, disclosed this while briefing President…

I would have jailed Obasanjo, if I were Buhari- Oshiomole

Former Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomole, has said he would have arrested and prosecuted former President Olusegun Obasanjo if he were President Muhammadu Buhari. This is coming as the former Edo State governor received more endorsements from the national leader of the party, Bola Tinubu, as well as governors elected…

Buhari Apologizes To Abiola’s Family, Hafzat Abiola Also Apologizes to Buhari

In a very emotional way, with such a move that can break the very strong and mighty, President Mohammadu Buhari, on behalf of the Federal Government of Nigeria, has tendered an unreserved apology to the family and person of the late Business Mogul and the scion of Abiola family, the…

Joshua Dariye, Former Gov of Plateau State Convicted of N1.16B Fraud by Abuja Court

2018 seems to be a year that is full of activities in all facets of human endeavours especially in the manner in which Nigeria is governed. Few weeks after a former Taraba governor, Jolly Nyame, was jailed 14 years for fraud, the Federal Capital Territory High Court has found former…

Create Hall of Shame for those who Destroyed Nigeria- Prof Soyinka Urges Buhari

In a manner that looks shocking and funny on the other hand to many, while the celebration of June 12 was going on today June 12, 2018, Professor Soyinka was allowed to address the people, and in his usual way, Professor Wole Soyinka, the first African to be honoured with…