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You can probe Amaechi, court tells Rivers govt

    Rotimi Amaechi   ADVERTISEMENT     THE Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, on Thursday, dismissed the suit filed by a former governor of the state, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, challenging the setting up of a Judicial Commission of Inquiry to probe his administration. The State Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, had constituted […]

Stop fixing fuel prices, NNPC, others tell FG

    Group Managing Director, NNPC, Dr. Emmanuel Kachikwu ADVERTISEMENT   The fixing of petroleum products’ prices is denying the country investment in the downstream sector of the oil and gas industry and depriving Nigerians certain benefits from the country’s petroleum resources, industry stakeholders said on Thursday. The Federal Government currently regulates the prices of […]

FG refuses to appeal ruling against Kashamu’s extradition

    Mr. Buruji Kashamu The Federal Government has not appealed against the ruling of Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court in Abuja, which dismissed a suit seeking the extradition of the Ogun-East Senator, Buruji Kashamu, to the United States of America to face illicit drug charge, findings by our correspondent have shown. […]

Many Nigerian investments done with dirty money –Ribadu

Nuhu Ribadu | credits: thewillnigeria.com A former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Nuhu Ribadu, on Wednesday alleged that a lot of investments being done in the country were from funds earned through illegal activities. He also identified illicit financial activities such as terrorism financing and money laundering as a major challenge […]

FG writes India over Nigerian ISIS suspects

he Nigerian embassy in Delhi, India, has written to the country’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs to see the two Nigerians that were arrested in Punjab recently while on their way to Pakistan, allegedly to join the Islamic State terrorist group. The two youths from Kano, identified as Imran Kabeer and Sani Jamiliu, are currently being […]

Ex speaker rejects Faose’s appointment

    Dele Olugbemi A former factional Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Mr. Dele Olugbemi, has rejected his nomination by Governor Ayodele Fayose as a member of the House of Assembly Service Commission. Olugbemi shunned the screening and confirmation of nominees on Wednesday but the four other nominees were confirmed by the Assembly. […]

Nigeria: Heads to Roll Over Nigeria-Bound IS Chief

By Ronald Mutum, Francis Okeke and Joshua Odeyemi President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into how an Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) leader secured a valid Nigerian visa in Lebanon, Daily Trust learnt yesterday. Imam Ahmed Al-Assir, who was sentenced to death in absentia and had been on the run since 2013, […]

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza sworn in for third term

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza sworn in for third ter  The ceremony, expected next week, took many by surprise Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza has been sworn in for a controversial third term in office. The BBC’s Prime Ndikumagenge in Burundi says the ceremony came as a surprise, as Mr Nkurunziza had been expected to be sworn […]

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