APC Crisis: Buhari Meets Oshiomhole, State Chairman, Intervenes In Edo

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, will today (Friday) lead state chairmen of the party to meet  President Muhammadu Buhari. The visit is coming a day after governors elected on the platform of the party met behind closed doors with the President. Thursday’s meeting was attended by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo and... Continue Reading →


N7.1bn Fraud: “Please, Don’t Handcuff Me” Orji Kalu Gets 12 years Imprisonment

The Federal High Court in Lagos has convicted a former governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, who was charged with N7.1bn fraud. The court found him and his co-defendants guilty of the entire 39 counts filed against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Justice Mohammed Idris sentenced Kalu to 12 years’ imprisonment... Continue Reading →

Trump Impeachment Inquiry Public Hearings: All The Latest Updates

Week Two of the Trump impeachment hearings kick off with testimony from Vindman, Williams, Volker, and Morrison. The impeachment inquiry of US President Donald Trump entered uncharted territory last week with the first public hearings of the investigation BBC NEWS reports. The inquiry is set to deepen this week with at least nine current and former US officials scheduled... Continue Reading →

Tension in Zaria over plans to outlaw beer

There was confusion in Sabon Gari area of Zaria in Kaduna State on Thursday over the proposed bill to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol The SUN News reports. The hearing of the proposed bill took place at the Sabon Gari Local Government Area secretariat where emotions flew. Sabon Gari is a settlement for... Continue Reading →

This Is What Osinbajo Will Experience From Buhari If He Fails To Resign Now – Fani-Kayode

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has said that Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo may one day see himself thrown out of the Presidential Villa AKAHI NEWS reports. He wondered why the Vice President has refused to resign the position since according to him, he (Osinbajo) has been reduced to... Continue Reading →

Nigerian Governors Forum Unite Behind Governor Godwin Obaseki Over Political Crisis In Edo

As the political crisis between Governor Godwin Obaseki and his predecessor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, continues to deepen, state governors under the aegis of the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) are throwing their weight behind Obaseki, who is one of their own, Latest Nigerian News reports. Speaking with our correspondent on Wednesday, one of the members of... Continue Reading →

“Nigerian Companies Advertising On Foreign Media Are Shameless” – Bode George Says

Chief Olabode George, a former Deputy National Chairman of PDP, has called on the government to punish Nigerian companies advertising on foreign media such as CNN, Latest Nigerian News reports. According to him: “Every day, go to see CNN, you see three major Nigerian companies advertising. You see them showing juju music adverts on CNN... Continue Reading →

Pension Reform Boss, Abdulrasheed Maina Arrested Over N2BN Missing Funds

Pension Reform Boss, Abdulrasheed Maina Arrested Over N2BN Missing Funds After a four-year manhunt, fugitive former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Mr. AbdulRasheed Maina, has been arrested. He was picked up by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) at a hotel in Abuja after he sneaked into the country from his... Continue Reading →

Nigeria @59: Ondo State Governor, Akeredolu Frees 18 Inmates Commutes 7 Death Sentences

Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin Rotimi Akeredolu, SAN has ordered the release of 18 persons serving various jail terms at the Olokuta prison. Also, the Governor has commuted the death sentence of seven people convicted of various offenses to life imprisonment. The Governor said his actions were to mark the 59th independence anniversary of the country.... Continue Reading →

I Will Waive My Immunity – Osinbajo Blows Hot As He Begins Legal Action Over Libel Against Him

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday, September 25, in a series of tweets, said that he is ready to forgo his constitutional immunity to allow for robust adjudication of what he called “libel and malicious falsehood” against him. Osinbajo also said he has asked that legal action be taken against former National Secretary of the... Continue Reading →

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