A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has fixed December 14, for the re-arraignment of a former Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja and one of his aides, Waheed Akanbi over an alleged 4.7 billion Naira fraud.
Justice Mohammed Idris fixed the date after ruling on an application by the EFCC seeking the issuance of a bench warrant on the two defendants for not making themselves available to answer to the charges against them.
Justice Idris turned down the application for the […]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to order the arrest of former Oyo State Governor Rashidi Ladoja for alleged refusal to show up in court over a N4.7 billion money laundering charge.
Prosecuting counsel Olabisi Oluwafemi said the defendants did not honour EFCC honour the invitation but merely sent their lawyers to represent them.
He urged the court to issue a bench warrant against the defendants.
However, Ladoja’s lawyer, Bolaji Onilenle, said he did […]
Former Oyo State Governor, Rashidi Ladoja, yesterday, faulted the ‘Change begins with me” campaign by President Muhammadu Buhari.
He said the President, all his appointees and other government officials must first prove the slogan before Nigerians would follow suit.
Ladoja cited the instance of of civil servants and committed farmers, saying they do not need any change because they already worked diligently to earn a living.
The national leader of Accord Party, who spoke to newsmen at his Bodija residence, after observing the […]
It was reported that President Buhari’s anti-corruption crusade appears to be getting even more fierce and successful in 2016 as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have ordered politicians who shared in the allegedly diverted $2.1billion arms cash to return what they got or face trial.
A former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, Gen. Lawal Jafaru Isa, has refunded 60 per cent of the money he allegedly collected from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), it was gathered […]
It was revealed that, Accord, one of the minor political parties which did not sponsor a candidate in the 2015 presidential election, has confirmed that its leader, Sen. Rashidi Ladoja, received N100m from former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Tony Anenih, ahead of the election.
Ladoja is a former governor of Oyo State and was the governorship candidate of the party during the last election.
The confirmation of the money he received from Anenih, which […]