• N2 Billion fraud: Orubebe hypertensive, lawyer tells court

    N2 Billion fraud: Orubebe hypertensive, lawyer tells court

    A former Minister of Niger Delta, Godsday Orubebe, was on Tuesday absent from a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, where he was scheduled to be arraigned alongside others on charges of diversion of about N2bn meant for the dualisation of Section IV of the East West Road.

    Orubebe and others allegedly committed the offences between 2010 and 2010 while he was the Niger Delta Affair minister.

    Orubebe’s lawyer, Mr. F. Zimhuan, apologised to the trial judge, Justice Olukayode […]

  • Amodu was diabetic, not hypertensive – Wife

    Amodu was diabetic, not hypertensive – Wife

    Kuburat, wife of the late Technical Director of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amodu Shauibu,  said at the Surulere home of the former Super Eagles chief coach, that her husband before his death did not have a history of High Blood Pressure and appeared to be lost by the reports in the media that the former Orlando Pirates of South Africa coach died from complications from being hypertensive.

    “My husband was not hypertensive at any point, so I don’t really know […]