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Whoever Takes Money For Bail Is A Kidnapper – Lagos Commissioner Of Police

Whoever Takes Money For Bail Is A Kidnapper – Lagos Commissioner Of Police

Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Zubairu Muazu, has said that any policeman who collects money for bail is not different from a kidnapper. Muazu made the statement while speaking against corruption with policemen during…

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Ruga: Ooni Of Ife, Wole Soyinka Tell Nigerians To Defend Their Ancestral Lands

Ruga: Ooni Of Ife, Wole Soyinka Tell Nigerians To Defend Their Ancestral Lands

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, and Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, have jointly called on Nigerians to defend their ancestral home lands against the Federal Government proposed RUGA cattle settlements. This was made…

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Total Nigeria laments proliferation of taxes, declares N5.7bn dividend

Total Nigeria laments proliferation of taxes, declares N5.7bn dividend

Foreign investors buy $5.9bn TBs in 3mths Falling TB rates to trigger increased preference for bonds By Babajide Komolafe Credit to the economy fell by N720 billion to N32.9 trillion in May reflecting the rationale…

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Dangote To Own 50,000 Cows, Produce 500m Litres Of Milk By 2019

Dangote To Own 50,000 Cows, Produce 500m Litres Of Milk By 2019

Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote Group, will own 50,000 cows by 2019, and produce 500 million litres of milk per year. The group, principally owned by Africa’s richest man, plans to invest $3.8 billion in…

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Court Orders Release Of Details Of Payments To Runaway Electricity Contractors

Court Orders Release Of Details Of Payments To Runaway Electricity Contractors

The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, in a landmark judgment, has ordered the “immediate release of details of payments to all defaulting and allegedly corrupt electricity contractors and companies by the governments of former…

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NNPC To Review JV Payment Structure With IOCs

NNPC To Review JV Payment Structure With IOCs

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, (NNPC), said on Thursday it was planning to review its payment structure for energy joint ventures operating costs to ensure smooth financing for projects that have often struggled to secure…

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Anambra To Sanction Traditional Rulers Over Cultism, Crises

Anambra To Sanction Traditional Rulers Over Cultism, Crises

Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has vowed to suspend or dethrone any traditional ruler who used his throne to cause crises in his community. He also warned that any monarch that refuses to expose and…

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Falana Reacts To Suspension Of Ruga Settlements, Tells Government What To Do

Falana Reacts To Suspension Of Ruga Settlements, Tells Government What To Do

Lawyer and activist, Femi Falana, has advised the federal government to replace the suspended Ruga settlement scheme with ranching. Falana stated this, while reacting to the suspension of Ruga settlement by the federal government. “As…

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Again, ICPC failed to prove its case against Pinnacle Communication Limited and NBC DG as court adjourned

Again, ICPC failed to prove its case against Pinnacle Communication Limited and NBC DG as court adjourned

The prosecution counsel of the ICPC has failed to prove the corruption allegations leveled at the DG National Broadcasting Commission, Mal. Is’haq Modibbo Kawu and two others who are executives of a signal distribution company,…

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Kogi: Civil servants, Pensioners Groan Over Non-Payment Of Salaries

Kogi: Civil servants, Pensioners Groan Over Non-Payment Of Salaries

Civil servants, and pensioners, in Kogi State are groaning over unpaid salaries and pensions by the state and local governments, a situation which has put many of them in tight corner. While majority of the…

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CBN Injects $242.04m, CNY 32.3m Into Retail SMIS

CBN Injects $242.04m, CNY 32.3m Into Retail SMIS

In continuation of its intervention in the inter-bank foreign exchange market, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, June 28, 2019, injected the sum of $242.04million into the retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS)…

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ICPC’s trial of NBC DG and two others might have not been a real trial after all

ICPC’s trial of NBC DG and two others might have not been a real trial after all

The ongoing trial of the DG National Broadcasting Commission, Mallam Is’haq Modibbo Kawu and 2 others is one of the current judicial cases making the waves in Nigeria. It all started in 2018 when the…

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DPO Impregnates, ‘Murders’ 16-year-old Housemaid In Katsina

DPO Impregnates, ‘Murders’ 16-year-old Housemaid In Katsina

A decomposing body of a 16-year-old housemaid allegedly killed and dumped in the bush by the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Mashi Local Government Area, Garba Talawai, has been found by the police. The…

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Governor Masari Has No WAEC Certificate: Senator Lado To Tribunal

Governor Masari Has No WAEC Certificate: Senator Lado To Tribunal

by MUSTAPHA USMAN The Katsina PDP governorship candidate in the 2019 election, Yakubu Lado, has raised questions over the Governor Aminu Masari’s qualification to contest the election, saying the governor parades “To Whom It May…

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Attahiru Jega: It Is Illegal To Transmit Election Results Electronically

Attahiru Jega: It Is Illegal To Transmit Election Results Electronically

Former Chairman of the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), Attahiru Jega, has denied making a statement on the existence of a server during his time as head of the commission.Mr Jega, in a circulated comment, was…