• How Atiku Abubakar’s Wife, Titi Was Defrauded of N918m by a Former Guber Aspirant

    How Atiku Abubakar’s Wife, Titi Was Defrauded of N918m by a Former Guber Aspirant

    Wife of former Nigeria’s Vice-President, Atiku Abubakar, Mrs. Aminat Titi Abubakar on Friday told a Lagos State High Court in Ikeja how former governorship aspirant in Akwa Ibom State identified as Nsikakabasi Akpan defrauded her of the sum of N918 million.

    Giving evidence before Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye, Mrs Abubakar said: “I have never been inside a court before. Not even a police station in all my life. I am here because I want Justice.

    “All my investment and even profit is gone. […]

  • Ondo Guber Aspirant Dumps APC, Picks PDP Nomination Form

    Ondo Guber Aspirant Dumps APC, Picks PDP Nomination Form

    Barely two weeks to the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primaries in Ondo State, one of the leading aspirants of the party, Barrister Niran Sule, has dumped the party and picked the governorship nomination form of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

    Sule said, he dumped the party for the PDP in the state so as to get a viable political platform to actualise his ambition.

    The former Senior Special Assistant to Governor Olusegun Mimiko on Special Duties stated this in Akure, the […]

  • Former presidential aspirant and federal commissioner Alhaji Umaru Aliyu Shinkafi is dead.

    Former presidential aspirant and federal commissioner Alhaji Umaru Aliyu Shinkafi is dead.

    Alhaji Shinkafi died on Wednesday in London at about 4:07 pm Nigerian time.

    A top source who spoke in confidence said the late Marafan Sokoto had initially received treatment at both St. Nicholas Hospital and Reddington Hospital, Ikeja in Lagos before he was flown abroad in January after a health relapse.

    “We lost Shinkafi in London at about 4pm where he was flown to in January with some members of his immediate family and three medical doctors. In the last six months, […]

  • EFCC Arraigns Ex- Governorship Aspirant In Bauchi

    EFCC Arraigns Ex- Governorship Aspirant In Bauchi

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday arraigned Alhaji Adamu Abdullahi, former governorship aspirant of APC in Bauchi State on charges of conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretense.

    Also charged with Adamu was his company, Solid Unit Nig. Ltd, before Justice Yakubu Dakawak of Plateau High Court 2 in Jos.

    According to the prosecutor, Aliyu Bokani Usman, Adamu collected N23,431 from one Olajide Olaleye, for the supply of iron ore and zinc but disappeared thereafter.

    He alleged […]