• Trump names Chief of Staff, Chief Strategist

    Trump names Chief of Staff, Chief Strategist

    US President-elect, Donald Trump, has chosen Republican National Committee Chairman, Reince Priebus, the favourite of the party’s establishment and a low-key Washington insider, to serve in the influential position of the White House Chief of Staff.

    Trump also named Stephen Bannon, his campaign chairman and former head of the conservative Breitbart News, as his Chief Strategist and Senior Counsellor.

    The choice of Priebus, a loyal campaign ally to Trump, who has close ties with House of Representatives Speaker, Paul Ryan, signalled a […]

  • Buhari’s chief-of-staff resumes duties, dismisses suspension rumour

    Buhari’s chief-of-staff resumes duties, dismisses suspension rumour

    According to reports, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mallam Abba Kyari, yesterday resumed work after about two weeks short vacation.

    Kyari, who was rumoured by a section of the social media to have been sent on compulsory leave, resumed his official duty, dismissing reports that he was suspended.

    He jokingly asked State House correspondents: “Are you going to tweet that I am back? Can’t I go on leave?”

    When accosted for interview, he said: “I don’t talk to the press. […]

  • Buhari’s chief-of-staff faults suspension claim

    Buhari’s chief-of-staff faults suspension claim

    It was gathered that the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, on Friday taunted those who are behind recent online reports that he had been suspended when he resumed for duties at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

    On his way to the President’s office, Kyari stopped by at the Press Gallery of the Council Chamber and jokingly told reporters he saw that, “go and tweet that I am here.”

    On his way back to his office, Kyari repeated the same […]

  • BREAKING!!! Buhari suspends Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari

    BREAKING!!! Buhari suspends Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari

    According to reports reaching ADELOVE has it that the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Abba Kyari who is under investigation by the Special Investigation Panel of the Nigerian Police Force over bribery allegations was today suspended by President Buhari.

    It was gathered that the NCC, Nigeria’s telecoms regulator, slammed a $5 billion fine on MTN for failing to disconnect subscribers with unregistered phone lines bought before January 2012.

    Following the frustrations of the telecommunications giant’s bid to fight the […]

  • Buhari orders probe of Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari over N500m MTN scandal

    Buhari orders probe of Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari over N500m MTN scandal

    Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Abba Kyari is said to be under investigation by the Special Investigation Panel of the Nigerian Police Force over bribery allegations.

    The probe according to Newsmen’s investigation is in connection with alleged N500million bribery money said to have been paid to the Chief of Staff by officials of South African owned MTN Telecommunications Company with the intent that the COS influence government to discontinue its heavy stance on the $5billion fine

    It would be […]

  • President Buhari’s Chief of Staff writes EFCC, ICPC over alleged MTN N500m bribe

    President Buhari’s Chief of Staff writes EFCC, ICPC over alleged MTN N500m bribe

    It was gathered that The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, has reportedly written to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over allegations that he received N500million bribe to influence reduction of the N1.04 trillion fine imposed on the South African owned Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN).

    The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) had imposed the N1.04 trillion fine on MTN in October 2015 after the operator failed […]

  • President Buhari allegedly receives evidence of N500m bribe collected by his Chief of Staff

    President Buhari allegedly receives evidence of N500m bribe collected by his Chief of Staff

    According to Newsmen, President Muhammadu Buhari has received concrete evidence that his Chief of Staff (CoS), Abba Kyari, took N500m from operators of MTN to help reduce the fine imposed on the Multinational by the Federal government.

    The evidence was reportedly presented to President Buhari several times including during the Sallah holiday.

    Confronted with the evidence, the Chief of Staff reportedly claimed he was helping the All Progressives Congress party raise funds for the gubernatorial election in Bayelsa State,  to which the […]

  • EFCC probes ex-President Jonathan’s Chief of Staff over N585m house gift

    EFCC probes ex-President Jonathan’s Chief of Staff over N585m house gift

    Erstwhile Chief of Staff to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Brig. Gen. Jones Oladehinde Arogbofa (rted), would have probably stayed out of trouble today with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) but for a rather strange gift, according to report.

     

    Some public officers dipped their hands into the national purse and stole N27,188,232,208.20 and then proceeded to purchase a N585 million house which they presented to him as a gift.

    The money was the benefits of deceased staff of the defunct Power Holding […]

  • $150,000 Fraud: Nigerian Man arrested in Ghana for allegedly forging a Chief of Staff’s signature

    $150,000 Fraud: Nigerian Man arrested in Ghana for allegedly forging a Chief of Staff’s signature

    The police in Osu, a district in central Accra, Ghana have arrested a 38-year-old Nigerian, Dennis Ndukwu, for alleging forging signatures of Ghana’s Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, Finance Minister, Seth Terkper and other top government staffs, to defraud a foreign investor to the tune of 150,000 dollars.

    According to Local media outlets, Dennis and his gang’s fraudulent operations were uncovered in June this year after they tired to withdraw a huge amount of money from the investor’s account. The police […]