• Nigeria’s new CJN, a man of impeccable character

    Nigeria’s new CJN, a man of impeccable character

    THE Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen, has spent 38 unblemished and prolific years in the legal profession with a greater part of his experience been on the bench, having spent nine years as a judge of the Cross River State Judiciary (1989-1998), seven years as a Justice of the Court of Appeal (1998-2005) and 11 years as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Nigeria (2005-date).

    In matters of the law, he has portrayed himself […]

  • Jonathan commends Clinton for conceding defeat, says she showed great character

    Jonathan commends Clinton for conceding defeat, says she showed great character

    Immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan, has commended USA presidential election candidate, Hillary Clinton, for conceding defeat to her rival, Donald Trump.

    Trump had yesterday emerged the winner of the fiercely contested US Presidential election.

    In a statement, the former President, congratulated Trump and wished the American people well in the choice of the Republican as President.

    Jonathan said, “I congratulate America’s choice, President-elect Donald J. Trump, and I also salute Hillary Clinton for conceding. Having taking this route myself, I know it takes […]

  • Recruitment: We follow due process, federal character principle – EFCC

    Recruitment: We follow due process, federal character principle – EFCC

    It was gathered that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has stated that it is conforming with due process and giving equal representation to states, in line with the federal character principle, in its on-going recruitment exercise.

    The commission announced recently that it was recruiting 750 cadets. The announcement drew the response of hundreds of thousands of applicants from across the country.

    However, after the recruitment exercise at the Nigerian Air force Base, Mando in Kaduna, there were reports of complaints […]

  • Trump, Clinton blast each other on character, as Clinton rises in poll

    Trump, Clinton blast each other on character, as Clinton rises in poll

    Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump attacked one another’s character as they pushed their closing arguments six days before the U.S. presidential election, while the latest Reuters/Ipsos poll showed Clinton’s lead over Trump rising back to the margin she held last week.

    Many national polls have shown Clinton’s lead over Trump narrowing since the re-emergence Friday of a controversy over her use of a private email while secretary of state.

    But the latest Reuters/Ipsos daily tracking poll released on Wednesday showed […]