Christian clerics in Kaduna have faulted the plan by the Kaduna State government to spend N100 million on the rehabilitation of churches and mosques destroyed by armed Fulani herdsmen in Southern Kaduna communities.
They urged Governor Nasir El-Rufai to rather use the money meant for this purpose to reinforce the security of lives and property in the affected areas.
Governor El-Rufai had announced plans by the state government to provide N100 million for the reconstruction of damaged churches and mosques in some […]
Governor Nasir el-Rufai has donated N100 million to support the rebuilding of damaged churches and mosques destroyed during ethno-religious crisis in Southern Kaduna communities.
Announcing the donation during the unveiling of public apology billboards by five communities from Jama’a, Kachia, Kaura, Sanga and Zangon Kataf, El-Rufai said his government had drafted a bill to set up the Kaduna State Peace Commission in fulfilment of the promises he made in 2015.
He said that the commission, which is expected to be established after […]
Indications emerged yesterday that former minister of state for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro may spend more time with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as his offer to pay back N100 million to government coffers was reportedly rejected.
Obanikoro had earlier dared the anti-graft agency who declared him wanted on allegations that he used a company, Sylvan Mac Namara, owned by his sons, to siphon N4.68 billion from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), under retired Col. Sambo Dasuki.
According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, has returned the sum of 100 million Naira to the Nigerian Government.
Spokesperson of the anti-graft agency, Wilson Uwujaren, on Thursday confirmed the payment.
He said the EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu, rejected the initial offer and demanded that the former Minister signed an undertaking to pay back the sum of 600 million Naira within a stipulated time.
But the former Minister rejected, […]
According to reports, the detained former Minister of State for Defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro, has refunded the sum of N100m to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
A top associate of the former minister noted that the former minister had yet to be released after the payment of the N100m as of the time of filing this report by 9pm on Friday.
The EFCC had given a bail condition to Obanikoro, who has been in custody since October 21, 2016, to refund […]
It was gathered that the family and associates of the former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, are intensifying efforts to raise N100m to release him from the detention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
A source said the family had taken a decision that the former minister would not spend another week in the detention facility of the commission.
Obanikoro flew into the country on Monday last week and has since been held by the EFCC, whose operatives […]
Obafemi Martins is enjoying his life in a most wonderful way as the footballer has added another expensive Bentley to his fleet of cars.
It is a good time for Nigerian international footballer, Obafemi Martins popularly called Obagoal as he has just acquired the latest Bentley Bentayga 2017 model worth over N100 million.
The pacy striker who now plays in China, took to Instagram to share a photo of the expensive car writing: “Coming thru otalenu Yeri Yeri.”
Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins is […]
According to reports, the gunmen who kidnapped former Caretaker Committee Chairman of Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State, Mr. Nnamdi Abbah, have demanded N100 million.
Abbah was abducted last week around Alakahia axis of East-West Road, Obio/Akpor LGA, while returning home.
The kidnappers contacted the victim’s family five days after his abduction and demanded N100 million.
According to a source, who did not want to be mentioned, the gang contacted Abbah’s friend, who is a notable politician in Emohua LGA to make […]
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is set to invite Mrs. Feyisetan Fayose, the wife of Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, for receiving N100m through an account which is operated by her and her husband.
According to the EFCC, the money, which emanated from the account of the Office of the National Security Adviser, was paid into the Zenith Bank account of Spotless Investment Limited on June 17, 2014, less than a week to the June 21 governorship election in Ekiti […]
As the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) mid-term window opened Sunday following the conclusion of the first half of the season, clubs are pulling all the stops to bolster their chances of glory come end of season and the proprietor of FC Ifeanyi Ubah, Dr Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, has supported his side with a N100 million cheque for a mid-season splurge.
According to the News men that the oil magnate presented the cheque during the interval of the NPFL matchday 19 […]