• Drama as Governor and Lawmaker Wrestle Each Other Before their Party Leaders (Video)

    Drama as Governor and Lawmaker Wrestle Each Other Before their Party Leaders (Video)

    Two top politicians disgraced themselves on Sunday after they engaged in a wrestling match before their party leaders.

    A shocking drama has played out on Sunday before Orange Democratic Movement Party leader Raila Odinga as an area Governor and a Member of Parliament (MP) engaged in a physical fight before his very before.

    Odinga was forced to intervene and restore order during a rally in Homa Bay County before things became calm again.

    It was reported that chaos erupted when supporters of area governor […]

  • Abdulmumin Jibrin, suspended Nigerian Lawmaker, celebrates wife on birthday and their wedding anniversary

    Abdulmumin Jibrin, suspended Nigerian Lawmaker, celebrates wife on birthday and their wedding anniversary

    It’s a double celebration today for Abdulmumin Jibrin and his wife, Maryam Augie. Not only is Maryam celebrating her birthday, but they are celebrating their wedding anniversary. Jibrin shared a message of love to his partner via social media.

    He wrote: “My love, every 24th Nov is a double celebration for you and us-your birthday and our wedding anniversary. Happy wedding anniversary!!! It may sound difficult to believe but hardly has any day pass without us sharing a big laughter…

    As I […]

  • All is not well with Nigeria’s federalism – Lawmaker

    All is not well with Nigeria’s federalism – Lawmaker

    According to reports, the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, Senator John Owan-Enoh, has queried Nigeria’s federalism, saying all is not well with the way it is being operated.

    Owan-Enoh said clamours by some groups including the Indigenous People of Biafra, Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra, Oodua Peoples Congress and violent agitation by the Niger Delta Avengers were indications that all was not well.

    Speaking in Calabar on Thursday during the opening ceremony of an international […]

  • Lawmaker urges FG to declare ‘State of Emergency’ in Kaduna

    Lawmaker urges FG to declare ‘State of Emergency’ in Kaduna

    A member of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Mr Labari Tella, has said that the Federal Government should declare “a State of Emergency’’ to curb killings in Southern Kaduna.

    Tella, who represents Jema’a Local Government made this known when he spoke with newsmen at Manchok, Kaura Local Government on Wednesday.

    He decried the insecurity in Southern Kaduna, especially Godogodo Chiefdom and urged the Federal Government to give marching orders to security operatives to engage the attackers in their hide outs.

    “The Federal […]

  • Bauchi girls quit schools to raise funds for their wedding – Lawmaker

    Bauchi girls quit schools to raise funds for their wedding – Lawmaker

    According to reports, the Chairman, House Committee on Women Affairs, Bauchi House of Assembly, Mrs. Maryam Begel, on Wednesday said that female students in some schools in the state were being withdrawn to engage in menial jobs to generate capital for their marriage.

    She said that an interactive session she had with 60 girls of a particular secondary school in the state revealed such practice.

    She said, “I had an interactive session with 60 girls of a particular tertiary school in Bauchi […]

  • Suspended Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jubrin Shares Sweet Photos With Pretty Wife

    Suspended Lawmaker Abdulmumin Jubrin Shares Sweet Photos With Pretty Wife

    See how suspended lawmaker, Abdulmunim Jibrin smiles happily while posing with his beautiful wife at their home.

    Nigerian lawmaker Abdulmumin Jubrin seems less bothered about the suspension placed on him by the House of Representatives as he has continued to enjoy himself.

    On Sunday, the lawmaker shared a beautiful photo of himself and the pretty wife in his house and captioned it “Before we enter “the other” room…😜 see you guys tomorrow insha Allah.”

    Jubrin was suspended by the House following allegations he […]

  • EFCC quizzes Kwara lawmaker over N13.5m hajj fund

    EFCC quizzes Kwara lawmaker over N13.5m hajj fund

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has quizzed and released a lawmaker from Kwara State, Mr. Saheed Popoola.

    It was gathered on Thursday that Popoola, who currently represents Balogun/Ojomu constituency of Offa Local Government in the state House of Assembly, was interrogated by EFCC over alleged N13.5m 2012 hajj fund.

    It was learnt that the Lagos office of EFCC wrote to the Assembly informing it of an invitation to the lawmaker to appear before the anti-graft agency.

    Popoola in a […]

  • PDP lawmaker empowers 400 youths in Yobe

    PDP lawmaker empowers 400 youths in Yobe

    Member of the House of Representatives for Nangere /Potiskum Federal Constituency in Yobe State, Hon. Sabo Garba, has empowered 400 physically challenged youths and women with skills acquisition materials.

    He disclosed this to newsmen shortly after he presented the skills acquisition materials to over 400 women and youths in his Constituency over the weekend.

    The items include: Refrigerators, Electrical installation equipment’s, welding machines, Automobile repair kits, knitting machines, Carpentry tools, tailoring machines, grinding machines, car battery chargers and wheel chairs for the […]

  • EFCC official arrested for ‘accepting N15m bribe’ from lawmaker

    EFCC official arrested for ‘accepting N15m bribe’ from lawmaker

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has arrested Uzodinma Agbazue, a deputy detective superintendent of the agency, for allegedly collecting a N15 million bribe.

    Wilson Uwujaren, spokesman of the commission, disclosed this in a statement issued on Friday.

    Uwujaren said Agbazue was arrested following a complaint by a lawmaker currently under investigation.

    The commission said the complainant claimed Agbazue allegedly approached him, alleging that he had been mandated by the officer handling the case to discuss and […]

  • EFCC arrests staff who collected N15million bribe from lawmaker

    EFCC arrests staff who collected N15million bribe from lawmaker

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday said it had arrested one of its operatives, Uzodinma Kingsley Agbazue, over alleged N15 million bribe.

    The Commission’s Head of Media and Publicity, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, stated this in a statement issued in Abuja.

    Uwujaren noted that the arrest was in line with EFCC’s determination to flush out corrupt operatives aimed at upholding its integrity.

    He stated that “in furtherance of its avowed commitment to uphold the integrity of its officers, EFCC has arrested […]

  • Ebonyi state lawmaker, Maria Ude Nwachi shares throwback photos from her 90s ‘Versache Home’ photoshoot

    Ebonyi state lawmaker, Maria Ude Nwachi shares throwback photos from her 90s ‘Versache Home’ photoshoot

    Maria Ude Nwachi, a member of the Ebonyi state House of Assembly, shared these 90s throwback photos via her Facebook page. Going into a little history on what went down, she said:

    “This was during a photo shoot for Versace Home in my Upper East side Manhattan, NYC, pad in the 90s. The decadent 90s. A decade of immoderateness. A decade of self-indulgence. A decade of solvency. […]