• Ekweremadu agrees to stand surety for Metuh over alleged N400m fraud

    Ekweremadu agrees to stand surety for Metuh over alleged N400m fraud

    Embattled National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, who is facing trial over alleged N400million fraud, on Monday, prayed the Federal High Court in Abuja to allow the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, to stand surety for him.

    Metuh is answering to a seven-count charge the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, preferred against him and his firm, Destra Investment Limited.

    The anti-graft agency alleged that the defendants had prior to the 2015 presidential election, received N400m […]

  • Chris Brown refuses to stand for national anthem during charity basketball game on 9/11 anniversary (photos)

    Chris Brown refuses to stand for national anthem during charity basketball game on 9/11 anniversary (photos)

    Chris Brown on Sunday refused to stand for the national anthem during a charity basketball game held to commemorate the 9/11 anniversary in Los Angeles joining NFL player  Colin Kaepernick in his national anthem protest.

    Chris Brown on Sunday refused to stand for the national anthem during a charity basketball game held to commemorate the 9/11 anniversary in Los Angeles joining NFL player  Colin Kaepernick in his national anthem protest.

    The 27-year-old singer became the latest star to support NFL player Colin Kaepernick’s protest […]

  • This illegality will not stand, I remain Abia Governor – Ikpeazu

    This illegality will not stand, I remain Abia Governor – Ikpeazu

    Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu on Friday maintained that he remains the governor of the state despite a recent court ruling that sacked him from office.

    Justice Okon Abang had on Monday, in a ruling, sacked Ikpeazu as governor of Abia State and he was to immediately vacate office over tax evasion.

    The judge ordered that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, gubernatorial aspirant who came second during the party’s 2014 primary election, Uche Ogah be issued with certificate of return by the […]