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Nigerian billionaire on his official twitter handle had earlier today debunk the post by another fake account on twitter about his intentions to run for Lagos State governor. And stated clearly that until his account is being verified, the bio of any account should be checked for the word "parody".
The Presidency has reacted to the viral video of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, struggling to read a speech at an event in Kano. In the video, IGP Idris, who was in Kano on Monday to commission the Police Technical Intelligence unit in the state, he struggled to pronounce words while making his speech. However, the clip stirred up...
The Federal High Court in Lagos has dismissed an application seeking to unfreeze a Unity Bank account with a balance of N1,902,673,399.93 belonging to Hajiya Bola Shagaya. Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo, in a judgment on Thursday, threw out Shagaya’s application, declaring that it lacked merit. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission had, on December 29, 2016 obtained an interim order to freeze...
The police in a statement signed by the force spokesperson Jimoh Moshood said on wednesday that the senate president's statement is misleading and meant to obstruct justice into a murder case. “The Force therefore wishes to categorically state that, there is no iota of truth in the allegation and false assertion by the Senate President of plot against him by...
The Senate President said the Kwara state Governor, Abdulfatai Ahmed, informed him that a group of suspects who had been in police cells for several weeks for cultism and whose investigation had been concluded with the prosecution about to commence under the state law were ordered to be transferred to Abuja on Wednesday morning. He further stated that according to...
Kogi State High Court in Lokoja Wednesday granted bail to Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye, who is standing trial . Justice Nasir Ajana gave the ruling based on an application by the defence counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome. Ajana admitted Melaye to bail in the sum of N10 million with one surety in like sum. Ozekhome argued that the continued incarceration of Senator...
The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Monday, lamented the undue interference of politicians in the process of judges appointment. According to the CJN, the current system of judges appointment in the country is such that the governor of a state might not allow the names of persons nominated for judicial appointment to be sent to the National Judicial Council...
There's a lot of pressure for small-business owners to be masters of every aspect of their business. This is especially true when you're first starting out and are often a one-person shop. A recent survey found that one of the biggest barriers to starting a small business in 2018 was fear of failure, behind concerns about financial security. The three...
As tension continues to build in the days leading to the Ekiti state gubernatorial elections, the APC gubernatorial candidate for the July 14th elections and Minister of solid minerals Kayode Fayemi has declared incumbent governor, Ayo Fayose an enemy of the state. Speaking on a political show on channels TV in Ado-Ekiti, the minister stated that he would not be contesting...
The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday dismissed two suits challenging the attempt by All Progressives Congress to extend the tenures of its National Chairman, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, and other officials of the party at the national, state, local government area, and ward levels across the country. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, in two separate judgments, held that the suits had...