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  • FG closes case against Onnoghen *As suspended CJN prepares for a no-case submission March 22, 2019
    *Onnoghen’s 3-yrs asset declaration form not verified – witness *Says he has only 5 houses contrary to allegation of 55 *The suspended CJN does not have $1m in bank account *CCT chair threatens journalists with 28-yrs jail for any contempt The Federal Government on Thursday closed its case of false and non-declaration of charges preferred […]
  • Banditry: Buhari to induct new Helicopter Gunship into NAF platform March 22, 2019
    Nigerian Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubabar said that President Muhammadu Buhari, will soon induct the new helicopter gunship due to arrive the country from Italy in no distant time to enhance the fight against banditry in North West. He said that the aircraft when inducted into the service inventory will further […]
  • Suspected Fulani herdsmen kill lecturer in Enugu March 22, 2019
    Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have killed one Dr Nnamdi Ogueche, a senior lecturer at the Nnamdi Azikwe University, Awka, Anambra State. The gruesome murder took place in the early hours of Thursday. Ogueche was allegedly shot dead while returning from a peace meeting between his kinsmen and Fulani herdsmen in the State capital […]
  • Supplementary election: PDP alleges Presidency, INEC, Military in clandestine meeting March 22, 2019
    Opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday raised the alarm over alleged secret meeting between the Presidency, Independent National Electoral Commission and the Military where plot on how to hijack the March 23 supplementary election was perfected. Addressing a press conference at the PDP national secretariat, the National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan said that the […]
  • Buhari tasks media professionals on fake March 21, 2019
    President Muhammadu Buhari has urged members of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ to support the government in devising means to control the spread of false information, warning that those who “create alternative reality’’ on social media are steadily eroding the credibility of journalism. “Your profession today is undergoing a fundamental shift. For better or […]
  • INEC ready to conduct rerun election in Bauchi March 21, 2019
    Arrangements for the conduct of rerun gubernatorial election for in 15 Local Government Areas of Bauchi state have been concluded. This was disclosed by the State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi at a stakeholders meeting held yesterday in preparation for the election coming up in some local governments. He explained that the affected local […]
  • Imo INEC boss returned PDP to power, not voters–Okorocha March 21, 2019
    Outgoing governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha has accused Prof. Francis Ezeonu, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, incharge of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in the State of returning the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to power by rigging the last governorship election in favour of the party. Governor Okorocha , in a statement […]
  • NCC sensitizes telecoms consumers on cybercrime March 21, 2019
    Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has sensitized telecoms consumers in Ekiti State on the rising wave of cybercrime theft in Nigeria, urging them on the expected steps to take in reducing the impacts of cybercrimes on them. NCC noted that the menace of cyber theft had wreaked havoc on many Nigerians, making them lost valuable property […]
  • Police arrest two Traffic Wardens over NSCDC officer’s death March 21, 2019
    Following the death of an officer of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Assistant Superintendent Ogar Jumbo over altercation that resulted from a traffic violation incident at Nyanya, Abuja, the FCT Police Commissioner, CP Bala Ciroma has ordered the arrest of two Police Traffic Wardens who were allegedly involved in the incident. It […]
  • Acting CJN swears in 13 new members of Election Petition Tribunals March 21, 2019
    The Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Ibrahim Mohammed, yesterday sworn in the remaining 13 members of the 2019 Election Petition Tribunals. A statement from Mr Akande Festus, Supreme Court’s Director, Press and Information said that the ceremony took place yesterday in Abuja at the Supreme Court. The members are justices A.O. Onovo, R.O. Odugu, […]