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Ibikunle Amosun
Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday announced that it would probe last-minute transactions by Governor Ibikunle Amosun. A statement by the APC Publicity Secretary of the Caretaker Committee, Tunde Oladunjoye, alleged that the administration had engaged in late awards of contracts, withdrawals from treasury, sales of land and illegal recruitment of Senator Amosun’s cronies into...
Rochas Okorocha
Governor Rochas Okorocha’s move to secure an interim injunction to compel the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to issue him a Certificate of Return as the Senator-elect for Imo West Senatorial District suffered setback on Friday. The Governor had in a suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/296/2019, which he filed before the Federal High Court in Abuja, insisted that the electoral umpire lacked...
nigeria police
Odeh Stephen, 29-year-old commercial driver was on Thursday shot and killed by a policeman along Ahoada axis of the East-West Road area of Rivers state. Stephen hailed from Sagbama Local Council Area of Bayelsa and worked at Ekeki Motor Park in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa state capital. SaharaReporters gathered that the driver was killed at a checkpoint after he alighted for a ”stop...
buhari
President Muhammad Buhari, through the National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC), will be served a petition challenging his victory by order of the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal (PEPT). While ruling on Friday, a three-man tribunal led by Justice Abdu Aboki gave the order on an ex-parte motion filed by the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) and its presidential...
ronaldo vs messi rivalry cristiano ronaldo juventus lionel messi barcelona
Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi and Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo have both miss out on the world top 10 free-kick takers ever. According to reports released by GiveMeSport on Friday, Former Lyon star, Juninho Pernambucano tops the list with 77 free-kick goals before he retired in 2013. Football legend, Pele is second placed on the list with 70 free-kick goals. Also Read:PSG star...
Governor-Rochas-Okorocha
The candidate of the United Progressive Party, UPP, Comrade Precious Nwadike, Friday prayed the court to prosecute and sentence Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State to prison over alleged electoral rigging and manipulation. He also explained that Okorocha hired thugs, criminals and assassins to harass intimidate and cart away election results. Nwadike added, “The reliefs sought by the plaintiff is founded...
Insp Ogunyemi Olalekan
An Ebute Meta Magistrates’ Court, Lagos, on Friday ordered the remand of Olalekan Ogunyemi, ex-police inspector charged with murdering of 36-year-old Kolade Johnson. The magistrate, Mrs A.O. Salawu, ordered that Ogunyemi, be remanded in Ikoyi Prisons, pending advice from State Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP). Earlier, the prosecutor, Insp. Kehinde Olatunde, had told the court that the defendant committed the offence...
Walter Onnoghen cjn
Walter Onnoghen has resigned as Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) with immediate effect, TheCable is reporting. The newspaper said Onnoghen turned in his resignation letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday evening, a day after the National Judicial Council (NJC) recommended his compulsory retirement for misconduct. By virtue of Section 306 of the 1999 constitution, his resignation takes immediate effect. Also Read:Inspector...
Police-Court Inspector Olalekan, the Policeman who 'Killed' Kolade Johnson, arraigned in court
Ogunyemi Olalekan, the Police Inspector dismissed for “killing” football fan Kolade Johnson in the Mangoro area of Lagos on Sunday, has been arraigned by Lagos State Police Command before a Chief Magistrate Court in Ebute-Metta. Olalekan’s arraignment on Friday came a day after the Police announced his dismissal and handover to the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Panti, for prosecution. Also Read:Another...
nigerian caught with cocaine
Another Nigerian, Saheed Sobade, is facing the prospect of death in Saudi Arabia after reportedly being nabbed with 1,183 grams of cocaine powder in Jeddah, a Saudi Arabian port city on the Red Sea and gateway for pilgrimages to the Islamic holy cities Mecca and Medina. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, made...
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