According to reports, the federal government has asked the Supreme Court to declare the Lagos State Wharf Landing Fees Law No 5 of 2009 unconstitutional and to order the state to refund all the monies collected through the law.
The law was passed in 2009 when Babatunde Fashola, now the Minister for Power, Works and Housing, was the state governor. It imposes levies which vary from N1,000 to N3,000 on consignments transported from Lagos ports into the local government areas of […]
Former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jubrin, on Thursday revealed why the former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, consistently shunned and dared House of Representatives.
Jibrin recalled how Alison-Madueke met with a senior member of the body of Principal Officers in House of Representatives at the Residence of a Lebanese in Aso Drive, Abuja to collect bribe in order to protect her in the House of Representatives.
Jibrin, in a tweet on his Twitter handle, said: “Why did you […]
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 […]
Nollywood Actress, Uche Jumbo has denied depending on footballer ex-boyfriend, Ikechukwu Uche financially while their relationship lasted.
The Actress who recently celebrated her fourth year anniversary with her Puerto Rican husband, Kenney Rodriguez while speaking with Kehinde Bankole of Broadway Africa said: “It’s always insulting to me, that line of thought, because even while I was in that relationship, I had members of his family think some of my cars were his…. and he has never given me money, which he […]