• Nigeria is not worth dying for – Bola Ige’s daughter, Funso

    Nigeria is not worth dying for – Bola Ige’s daughter, Funso

    Funso, daughter of former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Bola Ige, has asserted that it is a waste of life for anyone to die for Nigeria.

    Bola Ige was on December 23, 2001 murdered at his home in Ibadan by unknown men and nearly 15 years later, no one has been jailed in connection with incident.

    Speaking with Punch, Funso said her father sacrificed so much for the nation and the reward he got was death.

    According to her, […]

  • We were paid huge money in Abuja over Bola Ige’s Murder – Suspects confess

    We were paid huge money in Abuja over Bola Ige’s Murder – Suspects confess

    Two yet-to-be named suspects undergoing investigation in connection with the murder of former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Bola Ige, have reportedly opened up on their involvement.

    This is coming after the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, set up the Special Investigative Team, SIT, to probe the murder of Ige who was shot dead on December 23, 2001, by unknown gunmen in his Ibadan, Oyo State home after his security guards took permission to […]

  • Bola Ige: We’ve no order to reopen case, arrest suspects – Police

    Bola Ige: We’ve no order to reopen case, arrest suspects – Police

    The Nigerian Police Force Headquarters, yesterday, said it has not received a presi­dential directive to re-open the murder case of former At­torney General of the Federa­tion and Minister of Justice, Chief Bola Ige.

    The police also denied that the Inspector General of Po­lice (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, initi­ated moves to reopen the case of the deceased former Attor­ney General to restore public confidence in the police.

    The media has been awashed with reports of the decision of President Muham­madu Buhari to reopen the […]

  • Police to re-arraign suspected killers of Bola Ige

    Police to re-arraign suspected killers of Bola Ige

    Indications emerged yesterday that police will re-arraign suspects who were earlier arrested and detained in connection with the murder of a former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Bola Ige.

    It was gathered that all the suspects that were apprehended in 2002, who were later freed, would be again rearrested for fresh arraignment and prosecution in respect of the case.

    It was gathered that Special Investigation Panel set up by the IG will look at all the evidence […]