EFCC arrests Saraki over renewed allegations of corruption

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has held a former president of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, in custody over allegations of theft and money laundering, PREMIUM TIMES can report. Mr Saraki, a former Kwara State governor, was detained on Saturday, sources familiar with the development said, a situation that may trigger another episode

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Jegede rejects Akeredolu’s offer

  Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in last year’s governorship election in Ondo State, Eyitayo Jegede, has rejected an offer by Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to join his administration to develop the State. Governor Akeredolu had in his reaction to the Supreme Court judgement affirming his election called on Jegede to join hands with him

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Breaking: Veteran Nollywood Actress, Rachael Oniga, Is Dead

  Reports just filtered in that popular Nollywood actress, Racheal Oniga, is dead. The news is coming at a time the movie industry is grappling with mixed issues and after mourning the death of another entertainer, Sound Sultan, who passed on early this month. The cause of Oniga’s death was unknown at the time of

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APC No Longer Exist In Nigeria According To Supreme Court Judgement — PDP

  Gives reasons   Warns those planning to run election via APC not to waste their money  Tension in states as congresses take off The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday said that the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has become technically invalidated and now lacks the statutory structure to operate as a political party

DSS treats Igboho’s aides badly, worse than animals —Lawyer

The Department of State Services feeds the 12 aides of Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, with a soup known as “engine oil”, counsel for the detained persons, Pelumi Olajengbesi, has alleged. According to the lawyer who said he was at the DSS headquarters in Abuja on Friday [today] after over four weeks

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You can’t succeed above your educational qualification –Buhari

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) says a person can’t succeed outside his personal educational qualification, adding that anybody who misses education has missed everything.   Buhari also stated that Nigerian parents are making sacrifices to ensure that their children get educated.   The President said this during a panel discussion on Thursday at

$1.1m loot: Those celebrating allegations against me would be disappointed, says Kyari

Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari yesterday denied demanding or receiving a bribe from alleged internet fraudster Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, alias Hushpuppi, from a $1.1million loot. In a post on his Facebook page, Kyari said those celebrating the allegations against him would be disappointed. Hushpuppi was arrested in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in June

FG frustrating UK govt’s effort on Kanu’s trial – Lawyer

    Aloy Ejimakor, the Special Counsel for the embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has said the Department of State Services refused to allow him to see his client on Thursday. Ejimakor, who spoke to our correspondent on the telephone, said his team was frustrated by the DSS and sent

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Lawyers kick as Benin Republic plots Igboho’s deportation to Nigeria

    There are strong indications that Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, may be deported to Nigeria. Upon his deportation, operatives of the Nigeria Police Force would arrest him, a security source confided in our correspondent. However, the activist’s lawyers have kicked against the move, saying that it was against

Armed Robbers Besiege Nasarawa State Finance Ministry, Cart Away N100m

Gunmen believed to be armed robbers have reportedly catered away N100 million from the Nasarawa State Ministry of Finance, Budget and Planning. The office is adjacent to that of the State Accountant General, where there are many security personnel. An eyewitness, who sought anonymity, said suspected armed robbers trailed officials of the ministry from a

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