• Ondo guber: INEC commences configuration of Card Readers Thursday

    Ondo guber: INEC commences configuration of Card Readers Thursday

    It was gathered that the Independent National Electoral Commission will start the configuration of Smart Card Readers to be used for the November 26 governorship election in Ondo State on Thursday.

    The commission, which stated this in its bulletin released in Abuja on Wednesday, also disclosed that it would also commence a two-day training for Collation/Returning Officers for the election on Monday.

    The training, it said, would end on Tuesday next week.

    The Commission also said it would deploy 16,723 personnel for the […]

  • PHOTOS: Accreditation, Voting commences in Edo state

    PHOTOS: Accreditation, Voting commences in Edo state

     

    The state governorship election is currently taking place and so far it has been peaceful. The turnout according to observers has been

  • Borno LG boss commences reconstruction of 500 destroyed houses

    Borno LG boss commences reconstruction of 500 destroyed houses

    The caretaker Chairman of Gubio Local Government Area of Borno State, Alhaji Zanna Modu, has said that the degrading of the activities of Boko Haram insurgents was hastening the reconstruction of about 500 residential houses and public structures destroyed by insurgents in the communities in the LGA.

    He also commended the military and the state governor for degrading the activities of insurgents in his communities. Modu stated this yesterday at the foundation laying ceremony for the reconstruction of Gubio town.

    His words: […]

  • EFCC commences trial of Nwobike for allegedly bribing judge

    EFCC commences trial of Nwobike for allegedly bribing judge

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday opened its case against a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Dr Joseph Nwobike, before an Igbosere High Court in Lagos.

    Nwobike is standing trial before Justice Raliat Adebiyi, on a five-count charge bordering on an attempt to pervert the course of justice and offering gratification to a public official.

    He was arraigned on March 9 by the anti-graft agency on allegations that he gave the sums of N750,000 and N300,000 […]