Jonathan Eze, Media Aide to Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has confirmed his release by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
A statement issued by the media aide on Friday evening read, “It delights us to announce that the former Minister of State for Defense, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro has been released from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), this evening. We are however not resentful but thankful to the Almighty for the gift of life and good health […]
There are strong indications that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC was intensifying moves to gather evidence against the former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, for a possible prosecution.
A top operative of the commission said on Friday that the leadership of the commission had initiated a discreet probe of the former First Lady in a bid to assemble evidence against her in the event of her prosecution as a fallout of the commission’s decision to freeze $20m traced to her.
Following the much talked about Kim Kardashian Paris robbery incident and how the Kardashian family planned to revamp their security plans, Khloe Kardashian was pictured with a team of heavy security men as she attended the launch of her ‘Good American’ denim wear brand on Tuesday night.
Before the Paris incident, Khloe normally moved around alone or with her P.A and family body guard Pascal but it seems the family has decided not to joke with security
Leadership of the Ekiti chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to take critical actions that would make his change agenda impact positively on the lives of Nigerians.
The labour group urged Buhari to urgently rejig his economic team so that his much publicised and propagated change mantra won’t end like a mere slogan without any positive effect on the lives of citizens.
Chairman of the state chapter of NLC, Comrade Ade Adesanmi said this in his […]
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has admitted he would have picked a different team in hindsight after their 2-1 home defeat in the derby against Manchester City on Saturday.
Mourinho opted to pick Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Jesse Lingard as wide players, while leaving out Anthony Martial and Juan Mata. Both Mkhitaryan and Lingard were substituted off at half-time after lacklustre displays while City dominated in a classy display.
Mourinho told Sky Sports: “Honestly, I had two or three players in the first […]
The federal government has constituted two groups to dialogue with militants who have been attacking oil pipelines in the Niger Delta region wit a view to resolving the crisis.
This was disclosed by the Special Adviser to the President on Niger Delta and Chairman of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Brig. Gen. Paul Boroh, (rtd.) during a meeting with stakeholders of the Amnesty Programme and the region in Abuja.
Boroh who hinted that the establishment of the two teams was working in accordance […]
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Just a few weeks ago, the Nigerian Olympic Team made headlines when it was reported that the football team was stuck at the Hartfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, due to the non-payment of their airfare.
The reports basically called out the Nigerian Ministry of Youth and Sports as responsible for the unpaid flight bill.
Thankfully, we have been seeing Nigeria represented in various sporting competitions at the Olympics in Rio, including football where they emerged bronze […]
A three-man panel has been despatched to Salvador, Brazil, to investigate allegations of abuse of Personal Identification Cards known as PVCs or accreditation cards.
This followed a statement signed by Lenny Abbey, head of NOC Relations and Services, which reads; “It has come our attention that there has been abuse of accreditation by the Nigerian Football team.
“Rio 2016 Accreditation Department reported that upon arrival in Manaus on the 4th of August 2016, the team claimed that they all lost their PVCs […]
The Presidency on Thursday gave reasons why the Economic Management Team headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has no private sector representation.
Similar economic teams in the past administrations usually have private sector representatives on such government team.
In an interview with journalists in Abuja, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, said that the administration considers the management of the Nigerian economy as government’s responsibility.
According to him, the government did not believe in having private sector representation in […]
Nigeria Olympic team had their first training session in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States of America today.
This was after their return from Mexico, where they lost a Rio Olympics warm-up to the home team 1-0.
The players in the US include skipper Azubuike Okechukwu, Usman Mohammed, Saturday Kaego, Ndifreke Effiong, Sincere Seth, Emmanuel Daniel and Taiwo Awoniyi.
Others are Godwin Saviour, Shehu Abdullahi, Abdulrahman Taiwo and Junior Ajayi.
AS Roma striker Sadiq Umar is expected to rejoin the squad after attending the […]