Emir of Kano removes Governor’s younger brother as Village Head

  The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, sacked Alhaji Sani Ganduje, the Village Head of Ganduje.    Alhaji Sani Ganduje, was sacked for gross negligence of duty.  The Emir of Kano urged all traditional rulers in the Emirate to be disciplined. Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, sacked the Village Head of Ganduje […]

Nigeria will emerge 1 of world’s most powerful countries under President – Italian PM

  Italian Prime Minister, Matteo Renzi has said that Nigeria will emerge as one of the world’s most powerful countries under President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership. Renzi made the remark on Monday, February 1, 2016, while speaking to journalists after a private meeting with Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. “Italy will improve cooperation with […]

Senate uncovers huge amount hidden in 2016 budget

  – Senate committee on education uncovered fraud in Ministry of Education budget – Ministry of Education could not give reason for the increase –  The committee ordered the ministry to rework on the budget and come up with reasonable figure The Senate committee on education on Monday, February 2, uncovered about N9, 982,258,479 hidden […]

Obasanjo cautions governors on their wasteful spending habits

  – Former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has called out governors who live in affluenace yet expect the citizens to sacrifice as a result of the hard times. – He revealed this on Monday, February 1, during his speech at the inaugural conference of the Ibadan School of Government and Public Policy. – The conference […]

Wave your immunity – APC tells Gov Fayose

  APC calls on Attorney General to prosecute Gov Fayose for election rigging Demands that Fayose explains his alleged role in Ekitigate Calls on President Buhari to probe election rigging scandal The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state has challenged Governor Ayo Fayose to wave his immunity clause and face prosecution for his alleged […]

Ekitigate: My life is under threat – PDP chief raises alarm

  Temitope Aluko has claimed that his life was under threat – He alleged that Governor Fayose had ordered people to get rid of him at all cost – A human rights lawyer, Morakinyo Ogele called on the EFCC to probe the $37m allegedly given to Fayose by Jonathan Dr. Temitope Aluko, a Peoples Democratic […]

Efcc-operatives-recover-large-sum-of-cash-after-raiding-former-vp-sambos-offices

  ECONOMIC and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) officials have raided the Abuja offices of former vice president Namadi Sambo and recovered a large sum of cash as part of their ongoing investigations into the Dasukigate arms scandal.   In one of Nigeria’s biggest fraud cases ever, $2.1bn voted to purchase military weapons to enable the […]

Buhari’s attack on judiciary: PDP laments bitterly

  The PDP expresses worry over President Buhari’s attack on the judiciary – The party called on the judiciary to not bow to pressure – The opposition noted that the judiciary needed to be defended from the blackmail by the APC-led government The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has expressed worry over President Muhammadu Buhari’s attack […]

Fatima Nwoye Madugu, Hon Commissioner for Ministry of Education, Science & Technology

  Fatima Nwoye Madugu, Hon Commissioner for Ministry of Education, Science & Technology The choice of Hajiya Fatima Nwoye Madugu as the commissioner of Education and Science & Technology is a clear example of placing square pegs in square holes. Mrs Madugu is a seasoned and versatile educationist both by training and practice. In addition […]

Arms deal: EFCC raids former VP, Namadi Sambo’s office

  – EFCC raids Namadi Sambo’s office in Abuja – Sambo is being investigated in connection with the arms deal scam The offices of former vice president Namadi Sambo in the central business district, Abuja was raided by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the weekend. EFCC raids Namadi Sambo’s Abuja […]