Friday, 15 November, 2019

Day: November 7, 2019

The Federal High Court, Lagos, has fixed December 5 to take arguments on whether or not two Ikoyi houses belonging to ex-Senate President, Bukola Saraki, should be permanently forfeited to the Nigerian Government. Justice Mohammed Liman had on October 21 Read more…

Indications emerged on Thursday, November 7, 2019 that Mustapha Ilyas Abdulwasiu, embattled lecturer of the Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara State, would be re-arraigned by the Ilorin Zonal Office of the EFCC. The Commission had last week Tuesday arraigned the Abdulwasiu Read more…

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has stated that the nation can only attain development when the citizens are empowered with the right knowledge and appropriate skills to contribute to national growth. Declaring open the 64th Meeting of the National Council Read more…

From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye  The names of the 35 aides of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari have been released. They are: 1. Jibola Ajayi- SA, Legal2. Lanre Osinbona- SSA,ICT3. Imeh Okon- SSA, Infrastructure4. Jide Awolowo- SA, Oil and Gas5. Read more…

The Department of State Services is yet to release detained activists, Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare, despite being served a fresh court order by a bailiff of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday. The new order was signed by Justice Read more…

The Kano Zonal Office of the EFCC on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 arraigned the duo of Kasim Jibo and Bashir Mua’zu before Justice N.I Afolabi of the Federal High Court, Gombe, Gombe State on a two-count charge, bordering on obtaining Read more…

Often, members of the public confuse Open Market Operation (OMO) Bills with the Nigerian Treasury Bills (NTBs). The need has therefore arisen to clarify the differences between the two instruments. Whereas the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is the issuer Read more…

The Federal High Court, Abuja on Thursday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to restore Mrs. Natasha Akpoti of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) as a candidate in the forthcoming November 16 governorship election in Kogi State. Justice Folashade Ogunbanjo-Giwa, Read more…

The Federal Government has declared Monday November 11, 2019 as Public Holiday to mark the 2019 Eidul-Mawlid Celebration in commemoration of the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him). Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, who Read more…

The embattled former  Chairman of the defunct Police Pension Task Force, Abdulrasheed Maina, on Thursday appeared before Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, in a wheelchair. Maina had been absence in court on alleged health issues Read more…