• Governor Okorocha debunks claim that Buhari’s trip to Germany was for medicals

    Governor Okorocha debunks claim that Buhari’s trip to Germany was for medicals

    Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, who was part of the president’s entourage to Berlin, Germany, on Sunday debunked the speculation that President Muhammadu Buhari’s three-day visit to Germany was more of a medical trip than a state visit.

    Second Republic politician, Dr Junaid Muhammed, had, in a media interview, alleged that Buhari visited Germany on Friday to seek medical attention over an undisclosed illness.

    Dismissing this claim during an interview with State House correspondents in Abuja, the Imo Governor stated that […]

  • MTN debunks $13bn repatriation allegation by Nigerian Senate

    MTN debunks $13bn repatriation allegation by Nigerian Senate

    Telecoms giant MTN has denied allegations that it illegally repatriated $13.92 billion out of Nigeria over a period of 10 years.

    The allegation was made on the floor of the Nigerian senate on Tuesday by Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi west.

    In a brief statement issued on Wednesday, Ferdi Moolman, the CEO of MTN Nigeria, said the allegation lacks “any merit”.

    According to Moolman, “The allegations made against MTN are completely unfounded and without any merit”.

    MTN has been having a rough patch […]

  • Military debunks ISIS claim of Boko Haram killing 40 troops

    Military debunks ISIS claim of Boko Haram killing 40 troops

    Nigerian Military Authority have debunk recent claims by the Islamic State militant, ISIS, in a statement issued saying that members of Boko Haram Sect killed 40 of the military troops in an ambush in Mallam Fatori, northern Borno.

    Ag. Director of Army Public Relations, (DAPR), Col Sani Usman, debunk the claim saying it was not true.

    ISIS had in a statement earlier this month said that it had killed more than 40 troops from a coalition force in northeast Nigeria.

    ISIS’s West Africa […]

  • Dino Melaye debunks the ‘comment’ about Aisha Buhari being credited to him

    Dino Melaye debunks the ‘comment’ about Aisha Buhari being credited to him

    The comment (below) was credited to Senator Dino Melaye on Social Media outlets on Monday. It trended as it was believed by some that he truly made a reference to the Wife of the President Aisha Buhari, in an attempt to insult Senator Oluremi Tinubu. He has however debunked it, saying ‘God will deliver’ those lying against him.

     

    The comment (above) was credited to Senator Dino Melaye on Social Media outlets on Monday. It trended as it was believed by some […]

  • Ogbeh debunks alleged N2bn bribery scandal

    Ogbeh debunks alleged N2bn bribery scandal

    The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has debunked the allegations of N2 billion Fertiliser scandal by the Nigerian Agro dealers, saying the funds were never with the Ministry of Agriculture but rather domiciled with the Ministry of Finance.

    The Minister while debunking the allegations to newsmen in Abuja yesterday described the allegations by an online media as a culture of irresponsibility and blatant criminality.

    It is to be recalled that an online media had alleged that the Ogbeh, […]