• Fayose’s aides get seven-day ultimatum to retract libelous statements against Fayemi

    Fayose’s aides get seven-day ultimatum to retract libelous statements against Fayemi

    Former Governor of Ekiti State and Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has given a seven-day ultimatum to a member of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Dr Samuel Omotoso; and the Special Assistant on New Media and Public Communications to Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, Lere Olayinka, to retract libelous statements against him on a live television programme aired on the state television on July 6, 2016.

    In a letter on behalf of the Minister from the […]

  • EFCC pressuring me to write incriminating statements against Patience Jonathan – Ex-Presidential aide, Dudafa

    EFCC pressuring me to write incriminating statements against Patience Jonathan – Ex-Presidential aide, Dudafa

    A former Special Adviser on Domestic Affairs to the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan, Waripamo-Owei Dudafa, has alleged that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, wants him to write incriminating statements that would indict the former First Lady, Patience Jonathan.

    In a petition to the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, dated November 4 2016, the former Special Adviser maintained that the anti-graft agency was after him because of his closeness with the former First family.

    The former Presidential aide claimed that […]

  • Court admits Oronsaye’s statements to EFCC

    Court admits Oronsaye’s statements to EFCC

    An FCT High Court on Wednesday admitted in evidence the statements made by Steve Oronsaye, a former Head of Service of the Federation, to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

    Oronsaye was alleged to have deposited money meant for the Presidential Committee on Financial Action Task Force, which he chaired, into a fixed bond in Access bank known only to him.

    At the resumed sitting, Oransaye’s Counsel, Dr. Abiodun Layonu (SAN), opposed the sixth prosecution witness, Hamma-Adama Bello, tendering the statement.

    Layonu had […]

  • FG just issuing statements and going to sleep – CAN on religious killings

    FG just issuing statements and going to sleep – CAN on religious killings

    David Bakare, a Bishop and zonal chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in the north-west, says the federal government is not doing enough to tackle the menace of religious killings in the country.

    Addressing journalists in Kaduna on Wednesday, Bakare lamented that the northern part of the country in recent times had “become killing fields where Christians are murdered without restraints”.

    The CAN chairman said government only issues statements and then “goes to sleep”,while nothing concrete is done to stem […]

  • Abia State Internal Revenue Service Releases Statement on Gov. Ikpeazu’s Tax Clearance … See Photos attached

    Abia State Internal Revenue Service Releases Statement on Gov. Ikpeazu’s Tax Clearance … See Photos attached

    According to a statement released by Abia State’s Internal Revenue Service this morning, the tax certificates of Governor Okezie Ikpeazu, which he presented during the state’s PDP governorship primaries in 2014 is not fake.

    The statement of the Abia State Internal Revenue Service reads thus: See detailed below:

    The attention of the Abia State Internal Revenue Service has been drawn to a court judgement of the Federal High Court Abuja on the tax clearance certificate issued to Dr. Okezie Victor Ikpeazu by […]