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Photo: EFCC arrests man for failure to disclose $207,000 at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport

The Kano state zonal office of EFCC arrested Sani Abdullahi, at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, for money laundering offence.  Abdullahi was arrested on board Ethiopian Air enroute Kano to China, for failing to fully declare the sum of $207,000 (Two Hundred and Seven Thousand Dollars) in his possession, …

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Photo: CAC Pastor arrested for allegedly impregnating 16-year-old girl in Ondo

A pastor at the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) in Ondo state, Josiah Akinsuyi pictured above, has been arrested by men of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps NSCDC, for allegedly sexually assaulting and impregnating a 16-year-old girl in Abusoro, Ijoka area of Akure, the state capital. Parading the suspect before newsmen, the …

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President Buhari’s government is corrupt – Bukola Saraki

Senate President Bukola Saraki has said that President Buhari’s government has lost its moral ground in the fight against corruption because of corrupt practices within the administration.   Saraki in an exclusive interview with Channels Television said the Buhari-led government came in on a promise to oust corruption but have rather …

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Government money will not be used for my campaign- President Buhari

President Buhari today reiterated his commitment to eliminate corruption in campaign financing in the country, pledging that he will not authorise the use of any money from the treasury for his re-election campaign. Speaking at the close of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, President Buhari directed cabinet ministers to take …

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”We have no light and we buy water to drink, we are in hard times” Dino Melaye’s son, Josh, cries out

First son of embattled Senator Dino Melaye, Josh, took to his Instagram page this morning at about 3am to corroborate Ben Bruce’s claim that since their father was arrested on January 4th, they have been kept in horrific condition. In his post, Josh said they have no light in their …

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Forbes releases 2018 list of Africa’s Richest billionaires, Aliko Dangote retains position as richest African for the eight time followed by Mike Adenuga

Forbes magazine has released its 2018 list of Africa’s Richest billionaires. Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote retained his position as the richest man in Africa for eight years straight. He, however, lost almost $2bn compared to his last year’s worth. According to the list, Aliko’s networth currently stands at $10.3 billion. Telecommunication’s magnate, Mike Adenuga, …

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Breaking: Court restrains INEC from recognizing Tonye Cole, Magnus Abe as Rivers APC governorship candidates

Justice James Omotosho of the Federal High court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has restrained the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) from presenting Tonye Cole and Magnus Abe as governorship candidates in the general elections.  Justice Omotosho also nullified all direct and indirect primaries conducted by both factions of the All …

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President Buhari hands over his presidential campaigns to Bola Tinubu

President Buhari has given full charge of his re-election bid to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu.  The President made this announcement when he launched the APC Presidential Campaign Council at the Abuja International Conference Center today Monday January 7th. “Even though we have only 40 days, …

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DSS begins trial of John Elem, who was accused of attempting to print counterfeit naira notes worth N20bn

The Department of State Services has commenced the trial of one Mr John Elem, who was accused of attempting to print counterfeit naira notes, worth N20bn.   Elem was charged before Justice Saliu Saidu at the Federal High Court in Lagos and the prosecuting counsel for the DSS, E.K. Ugwu, …

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INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu confirms 84million as the total number of registered voters for the 2019 general elections

INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu has just presented the National Register of Voters to Political Parties in Abuja. According to him, ‘for the 2019 General Elections, the official total number of registered voters is: 84,004,084. ( Eighty Four Million, Four Thousand, and Eighty Four)’. The commission has also said 850,000 personnel, …

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