• S’Court Judges’ allegation against Amaechi untrue – Ex-lawmaker

    S’Court Judges’ allegation against Amaechi untrue – Ex-lawmaker

    A former member of the Houses of Representatives, Chief Apollos Emenike Amadi, has described as untrue the bribery allegations levelled against by minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, by two justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.

    Justices John Inyang Okoro and Sylvester Ngwuta had, in a letter to the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Mahmoud Mohammed, alleged that Amaechi, who is the immediate past Governor of Rivers State, approached them to influence judgements of the Apex Court […]

  • Fayose-Zenith Bank crisis: Ex-lawmaker wants banks to stop transactions with Ekiti government

    Fayose-Zenith Bank crisis: Ex-lawmaker wants banks to stop transactions with Ekiti government

    Sequel to the crisis of confidence brewing between Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, and the Zenith Bank, a member of the seventh House of Representatives, Hon. Bamidele Faparusi, has called on Nigerian Bankers’ Committee to order banks operating in the state to withdraw their services with the state government.

    Faparusi expressed worries over Fayose’s alleged directive to the Ministry, Department and Agencies (MDAs) of government to withdraw salary accounts of workers from the bank over seizure of the governor’s personal […]