FG on Ikoyi money: We’ll pay whistleblower this month *Due process caused delay The Federal Government, came out with a definite commitment to pay the whistleblower, who squealed on the Ikoyi mansion money, allegedly stashed away by the now sacked Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayo Oke. The money,  $43.5 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million, in cash, hidden in some file...... read more
Ndume: Senate engages Ozekhome, files appeal *Says court lacks jurisdiction A new set of legal battle will commence on Monday, as the Senate appeals a Federal High Court, Abuja, order to reinstate, Senator Ali Ndume, who was axed by the Red Chambers, some months ago. Justice Babatunde Quadri, ordered Ndume’s reinstatement and directed the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and the Senate...... read more
IG to Misau: Your father married a junior officer, why shouldn't I? *I didn't break any law No provision in the status books, prevents a police officer, including the Inspector General of Police (IGP), from falling in love or marrying a fellow officer, including a junior one, Ibrahim Idris, Nigeria’s current occupant of that position, has said. He did, in a reply to the sundry allegations levied against...... read more
Buhari moves to address lopsided appointments *Compiles full list Less than a week after releasing a list of federal appointments, to debunk alleged lopsidedness, President Muhammadu Buhari, has ordered for a comprehensive list of heads of federal parastatals,, as he plans to rejig his appointments to ensure fairness. The President himself revealed this on Friday in Abuja, while assuring religious...... read more
Buhari releases list of appointments to show no zone is marginalised *See list To further strengthen his claim that no part of the country is marginalised by his government, President Muhammadu Buhari, has released a comprehensive list of appointees in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) of the Federal Government. The list of 159, officials, include those the President appointed since he took office on...... read more
My appointments 50-50 not 81-19 in favour of North - Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari, has brushed off claims of favouring the North, saying his appointments and political patronage since he came into power in May 2015, have been even and reflective of Nigeria’s diversity. Many Nigerians, have carpeted the President, for not only favouring the North, but also Muslims in his appointments,...... read more
BREAKING - Anti-open grazing: Many missing, one dead as Fulani Herdsmen attack Benue community One person was on Thursday killed while many others were injured in attack on Gaambe-Tiev, Tombo Council Ward in Logo LGA of Benue State by suspected Fulani herdsmen. It was gathered that a certain Ortse Saater Kwaghdom was killed while another Hingir Akaa sustained serious gunshot wounds. Other members of the...... read more
BREAKING: I warned Buhari about reinstating Maina - HoS *He's aware of everything Accounts from the Head of Service of the Federation (HOSF), Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, indicate that President Muhammadu Buhari is aware of the reinstatement of a former Chairman of the Pension Reforms Commission, Mallam Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service. Recall that the President, feigning ignorance of the development, had ordered the...... read more
Babachir, Oke: The ball now in your court, Buhari tells EFCC, ICPC President Muhammadu Buhari, will not raise a finger in defence of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), David Babachir Lawal and former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke, anytime the law goes after them. The President, whilst practically washing his hands of their case,...... read more
PDP to NASS: Impeach Buhari now! *He has destroyed Nigerian Constitution Nothing short of the immediate impeachment of President Muhammadu Buhari, would satisfy the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), which cited multiple acts of desecration of the Nigerian constitution. The party, which spoke against the backdrop the President’s sacking of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and former...... read more
Babachir, Oke: Fayose unfazed *Buhari remains grandfather of corruption *Lauds resilience of Nigerians Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has sniggered at President Muhammadu Buhari’s sack of the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, and the Director General, National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayodele Oke, waving it off as face-saving and an afterthought. In a quick riposte, the governor, an ardent...... read more
After Buhari begs, Tinubu declares: 'I have confidence in this President' A truce may have been struck between President Muhammadu Buhari and former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu after the two met at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Monday. This comes after months of restiveness, leading to speculations that Tinubu, who some months ago repudiated the position of National Leader...... read more
BREAKING: At last Buhari sacks Babachir, Oke *Appoints Mustapha new SGF After months of waiting, and silence, President Muhammadu Buhari has finally acted on the issue of former Secretary of Government of the Federation (SGF), and former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr. Ayo Oke, both of whom were removed from office, on Monday. A statement from his spokesman,...... read more
Students to Buhari: Flush out criminals in your government or… President Muhammadu Buhari, has just seven days to flush out all the evil elements in his government that have been derailing his anti-corruption war or have Nigerian students to contend with. This was the crux of the ultimatum delivered to him, by the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), as a...... read more
Fayose: Expect release of Chibok Girls soon *Says, Buhari life patron of corruption Nigerians should expect the release of more Chibok Girls soon as another way of shifting public attention from the recent revelations that have completely exposed the rotten nature of the government of President Muhammadu Buhari, Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, said on Friday. Fayose, who claimed he had it on good...... read more
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