Recently, suspensions have been the main thrusts in the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), it is now the turn of reached Ebonyi State chapter as the State Working Committee Wednesday suspended the state Chairman, Ricky Okoruka, the Vice Chairman South Ajah Ogbonna and Deputy Chairman, Dr. Emmanuel Edegiri for alleged gross violation of APGA constitution, gross misconduct and anti-party activities.
The suspension was contained in a proclamation at the end of an emergency meeting of the party in Abakaliki.
In the communique signed […]
The suspension of Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna central senatorial district from the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kaduna state, has been renewed indefinitely.
Sani’s previous 11-month suspension elapsed on Tuesday, but in a letter addressed to him and circulated to journalists, secretary of the APC in ward 6, Tudun Wada, said the earlier suspension was to enable the senator defend himself against the allegations leveled against him, a courtesy he failed to honor.
“As you are aware, your suspension from […]
According to reports, the Peoples Democratic Party on Saturday announced the suspension six of its prominent members in Kwara State.
The suspension order was contained in a statement issued in Ilorin.
The statement was jointly signed by the state Chairman of the party, Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo, and Secretary, Barrister M. Yusuf.
It gave the names of the suspended members as Prince Sunday Fagbemi, Kunle Suleiman, Alhaji Hassan Stands-Zorro, Captain Isiaka Also (rtd), Alhaji Illyasu Ibrahim and Jide Usman-Alabi.
The statement said the members, who […]
A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State has suspended a former Deputy Governor of the state, Senator Iyiola Omisore for allegedly engaging in anti-party activities.
This suspension of Omisore and other PDP chieftains is contained in a statement issued on Friday and signed by Chairman, Mr. Soji Adagunodo and the Secretary, Mr. Bola Ajao.
Apart from Omisore, the Adagunodo-led executive also suspended the chairman of the other faction of the party, Dr. Bayo Faforiji; Bunmi Jenyo; Chief Ojo Williams […]
The Ogun state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has announced the suspension of some top members.
The chapter said the suspension is with immediate effect.
This is contained in a statement jointly signed by Hon. Sikirulai Olawale Ogundele, State Chairman, and Hon. Olabode Bankole, State Secretary.
It said the development follows the report of a Panel which was constituted in June, 2016 to investigate allegations of financial improprieties, anti-party activities and sundry reckless acts that are capable of bringing the party […]
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has appointed Justice Esther Ikponmwen as the new Chief Judge of the state.
Obaseki, in a request sent to the state House of Assembly, explained that Justice Ikponmwen’s appointment followed a recommendation by the National Judiciary Council.
When confirm by the lawmakers, Ikponmwen would replace the current chief judge, Justice Cromwell Idahosa, who is said to be due for retirement.
The governor’s letter was referred to the House Standing Committee on Judiciary to present its report for consideration […]
Acccording to reports, the National Judicial Council, NJC, has suspended seven senior judges arrested in October by the Department of State Services (DSS) for alleged corruption.
The NJC had initially refused to suspend the judges despite public pressure, saying the allegations against them had not been substantiated.
It however said the judges had voluntarily stepped down from court sittings.
The latest decision came after the council’s 7th meeting between Wednesday and Thursday.
A communique issued at the end of the meeting, and signed by […]
It was gathered that the seven judges arrested by the Department of State Services between October 7 and 8 on allegations of corruption have been asked to stop reporting to the agency’s office in Abuja untill further notice.
It was learnt that the DSS had, as part of the bail conditions, granted the seven judges on October 9, asked them to report to its office in Abuja on a daily basis for the ongoing investigation.
One of the arrested judges said the […]
According to reports reaching ADELOVE has it that the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Abba Kyari who is under investigation by the Special Investigation Panel of the Nigerian Police Force over bribery allegations was today suspended by President Buhari.
It was gathered that the NCC, Nigeria’s telecoms regulator, slammed a $5 billion fine on MTN for failing to disconnect subscribers with unregistered phone lines bought before January 2012.
Following the frustrations of the telecommunications giant’s bid to fight the […]
According to reports, the Senate on Wednesday said it has suspended the amendment of the Act establishing the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) in order to allow for adequate consultation with stakeholders.
The red chamber had approved the extension of the validity of the results of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) being conducted by JAMB to three years.
The decision, the senate had said, was granted to reduce the financial burden of the examination on parents, students and JAMB.
Chairman, Senate […]
MTN says it had suspended dividends payouts from Nigeria, where it runs the biggest wireless phone network and which generates a third of its annual sales.
The company reported a slight fall in third-quarter user numbers due to a weaker showing in South Africa, where it vies for market share with Vodacom and Cell Companies.
The telecoms company announced this in Johannesburg on Monday, as the firm faces allegations it illegally moved 14 billion dollars out of Nigeria.
MTN Group’s next chief executive […]