• PDP suspends Kashamu, others with immediate effect

    PDP suspends Kashamu, others with immediate effect

    The Ogun state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced the suspension of some top members.

    The chapter said the suspension is with immediate effect.

    This is contained in a statement jointly signed by Hon. Sikirulai Olawale Ogundele, State Chairman, and Hon. Olabode Bankole, State Secretary.

    It said the development follows the report of a Panel which was constituted in June, 2016 to investigate allegations of financial improprieties, anti-party activities and sundry reckless acts that are capable of bringing the party […]

  • Police invites Kashamu over alleged threat to kill Adebutu

    Police invites Kashamu over alleged threat to kill Adebutu

    The Police have invited the representative of Ogun East Senatorial District, Senator Buruji Kashamu, for questioning over allegations of threat to life lodged against him by a member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Oladipupo Adebutu.

    Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, disclosed this in his written address to a counter-affidavit filed in a fundamental rights enforcement suit by Kashamu.

    The affidavit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/647/2016 described the suit as speculative and an attempt by Kashamu to among others restrain the police from performing its […]

  • I still remain a Senator – Kashamu insists

    I still remain a Senator – Kashamu insists

    Report gathered that the Senator representing Ogun East Senatorial District, Prince Buruji Kashamu, has reacted to his sack by the Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.

    The tribunal had yesterday nullified the election Kashamu, and that of a federal lawmaker, representing Ijebu East /Ijebu North /Ogun waterside, Adekoya Adesegun and five members of the Ogun state assembly.

    The tribunal, headed by Justice Ebiowei Tobi based its ruling on the fact that the results were announced without compliance to […]

  • BREAKING: Buruji Kashamu fired from Senate

    BREAKING: Buruji Kashamu fired from Senate

    Report gathered that the Election Tribunal in Ogun State has nullified the election of alleged US wanted drug baron, Buruji Kashamu.

    The tribunal made the decision today in Abeokuta and ordered a rerun.

    Prince Dapo Abiodun, the All Progressives Congress,APC Ogun East Senatorial candidate in the March 28 Presidential and National Assembly Election challenged Kashamu’s victory at the tribunal, claiming that Kashamu was not validly elected.

    Instead, Abiodun wanted the tribunal to declare him the winner.

    At the hearing on 3 August, all the […]

  • How senator-elect, Kashamu, hid in toilet for 6 days during NDLEA raid

    How senator-elect, Kashamu, hid in toilet for 6 days during NDLEA raid

    A Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu, wanted by the United States government for alleged drug offences, hid in his apartment’s toilet in Lagos for six days as Nigerian anti-narcotic agents raided his home and placed him under house arrest two weeks ago, his lawyer said Thursday.

    The lawyer, Ajibola Oluyede, told a federal court in Lagos that Mr. Kashamu remained in hiding while 20 masked operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency took over his bedroom.

    Mr. Oluyede said despite an earlier ruling […]

  • Fresh Trouble For Kashamu Over Land Grabbing in Ajah Lagos

    Fresh Trouble For Kashamu Over Land Grabbing in Ajah Lagos

    It was gathered that the embattled senator-elect of Ogun East Senatorial District, Prince Buruji Kashamu is enmeshed in another mess as he has been accused of forging documents for a landed property worth billions of naira in Ajah area of Lagos State, Southwest, Nigeria.

    Kashamu, who is also fighting extradition to the United States over drug related issues, has been challenged by the family of the late Chief Ambali Bakare for fraudulently converting about 300 acres land in the Ogombo area […]

  • Ogun senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu sues NDLEA, EFCC and others

    Ogun senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu sues NDLEA, EFCC and others

    It was reported that a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party and senator-elect for Ogun East Senatorial District, Mr. Buruji Kashamu, has dragged the Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency and 11 others to court over an alleged plot to extradite him to the United States of America to face trial on alleged drug-related offences. Kashamu, who instituted a fundamental rights enforcement action before a Federal High Court in Lagos, is seeking a declaration that the move to abduct and […]

  • APC Allegedly accuses Kashamu of bribe after been emerged winner of Ogun East Senatorial seat

    APC Allegedly accuses Kashamu of bribe after been emerged winner of Ogun East Senatorial seat

     

    A report from Abeokuta gathered that the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Ogun State has accused a Senator-elect, Prince Buruji Kashamu, of inducing voters during Saturday’s national assembly elections in Ogun East Senatorial District in which Buruji Kashamu emerged winner.

    The deputy director of  Senator Ibikunle Amosun Campaign Organisation, Bisi Adegbuyi, stated this during a press briefing in Abeokuta on Monday, claiming that  it was “marred by gross irregularities, inducement and intimidation of voters, manipulation and falsification of the results.”

    The party, however, vowed to contest the […]

  • Arrest & investigate Obasanjo now – Prince Kashamu, PDP Chairman OMC, SW

    Arrest & investigate Obasanjo now – Prince Kashamu, PDP Chairman OMC, SW

     

    Chairman, Organization and Mobilization Committee of the PDP SouthWest, Prince Buruji Kashamu, has called for the arrest and investigation of former president of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo after he made comments about President Goodluck Jonathan wanting to say in power by refusing to hold elections in Nigeria.

    At a press conference in Lagos, NAN reported that Kashamu called for the immediate investigation and arrest of Obasanjo for unguarded statements.

    NAN reports that Buruji accused the former president of making unguarded utterances capable of […]