• N74.6bn fraud: I’m a victim of political persecution – Shema

    N74.6bn fraud: I’m a victim of political persecution – Shema

    The detained former Governor of Katsina State, Alh. Ibrahim Shema, on Wednesday insisted that he is a victim of political persecution.

    Shema is currently in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in connection with the ongoing probe of the alleged N74.6billion fraud.

    The former Governor maintained that he is also ready to defend himself based on the fairness, justice and the rule of law.

    However, Shema faulted Governor Aminu Bello Masari for advising him to go and defend his […]

  • Why I’m facing persecution – Dep Senate President, Ekweremadu

    Why I’m facing persecution – Dep Senate President, Ekweremadu

    Ike Ekweremadu, Deputy Senate President, has again reinstated his innocence over the charges of forg­ery of the Senate Standing Rules brought against him by the Federal Govern­ment, stressing that his only offence is his emer­gence as the Deputy Presi­dent of the Senate against the wishes of the “powers that be.”

    Speaking when members of Enugu State Economic Advisory Committee paid a solidarity visit to him at his residence in Enugu, Ekwer­emadu said his hands were clean.

    Ekweremadu, who is also a member […]