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Court Orders EFCC To Pay Senator Nyako N12.5M In 30 Days For Arresting Him News Politics 

Court Orders EFCC To Pay Senator Nyako N12.5M In 30 Days For Arresting Him

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has ordered the EFCC, to pay N12.5 million for infringing on the fundamental human rights of Abdulaziz Nyako within 30 days. On Tuesday, June 6, Justice Gabriel Kolawale, made the order and said the fine should be deposited with the Chief Registrar of the court. According to the News Agency Nigeria (NAN) the N12.5 million was imposed on the anti-graft agency for illegally arresting and detaining the senator for three days. And also for freezing all of Mr Nyako’s bank accounts for over two years…

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These Are The 20 Aspirants Show Interest In Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke’s Seat News Politics 

These Are The 20 Aspirants Show Interest In Late Senator Isiaka Adeleke’s Seat

No fewer than 20 aspirants are eyeing the senatorial seat vacated by late Senator Isiaka Adeleke who died on April 23rd 2017. Amiloaded correspondent gathered that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) fixed the bye election for Saturday July 8th 2017. The INEC, in a timetable released and signed by Administrative Secretary, Osun State, Barrister Ademusire E A. said that consequent upon the provisions of the enabling statutes that bye elections to fill the declared vacant seat by National Assembly be conducted within 30days upon the declaration, the bye election…

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LEAKED! “Dino Melaye Caught On Tape Revealing How He Framed Suspects In His Assassination” – Sahara Reporter News Politics 

LEAKED! “Dino Melaye Caught On Tape Revealing How He Framed Suspects In His Assassination” – Sahara Reporter

Senator Dino Melaye has revealed how he deliberately framed others in his alleged assassination case, using the police. In yet another phone audiotape obtained exclusively by Saharareporters, he tells Muhammed Audu, the son of late former Governor of Kogi State Abubakar Audu how he used his connections with the police to frame someone referred to as “Edward” (believed to be Edward Onoja, the Chief of Staff to the current Kogi State Governor), in the alleged assassination attempt on him at his country home. The Kogi State Senator reported an assassination…

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How politicians traveled to India, hired soothsayers to pray for Buhari’s death – Presidency News Politics 

How politicians traveled to India, hired soothsayers to pray for Buhari’s death – Presidency

Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, on Sunday accused the political elites in Nigeria of travelling to India and Niger Republic to hire soothsayers and Pastors to pray for the death of Buhari. In a post on her Facebook page, Onochie claimed that those hired, on seeing that their effort to eliminate Buhari spiritually failed, resorted to attacks on the President. Onochie, who did not disclose the identities of the politicians and the pastors she claimed were hired, said there must be a reason why…

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Buhari’s scorecard to be presented to Nigerians May 29 – Presidency News Politics 

Buhari’s scorecard to be presented to Nigerians May 29 – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari’s achievements in his two years as president will be presented to Nigerians on May 29, in what the Presidency has called a “presidential level report card”. The Senior Special Assistant to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Media and Publicity, Mr Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement yesterday. Akande explained that it was part of activities lined up for the commemoration of the second year of President Buhari’s administration. He confirmed that the presidential level report card event on the Social Investment Programmes (SIP) of Buhari’s Presidency,…

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Good News!! Nigerian Govt Says It Is Time To Fix New Minimum Wage For Workers (Read) News Politics 

Good News!! Nigerian Govt Says It Is Time To Fix New Minimum Wage For Workers (Read)

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has said its time for the Federal Government to fix a new minimum wage of Nigerian workers. Ngige, who made the remark on Friday, also stressed that the new minimum wage was long overdue. The minister disclosed that the federal executive council (FEC) would review the report of the joint committee on the national minimum wage on Wednesday. He noted that the 16-man technical committee on minimum wage and palliatives had submitted its report to the main committee, headed by the secretary…

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‘North Is Ready For Break Up Out Of Nigeria’- Anglo Abdullahi News Politics 

‘North Is Ready For Break Up Out Of Nigeria’- Anglo Abdullahi

Spokesman of the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Prof. Ango Abdullahi has stated that the north is ready to go their way if Nigeria decides to break up. He was reacting to accusation by the South East leaders that the Northern Elders were sabotaging efforts to restructure the country. Abdullahi said the North is not aware of any sabotage, adding that there is nothing wrong in Igbo people asking to have a country of theirs. He further stated that if Nigerians are tired of staying as an entity, they should be…

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How Buhari Has Been Using Jonathan’s Idea To Fight Corruption – APC Lawmaker Explains News Politics 

How Buhari Has Been Using Jonathan’s Idea To Fight Corruption – APC Lawmaker Explains

A member of the House of Representatives, Abiodun Olasupo has said the measures being used to fight corruption were developed by Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. Speaking at the inauguration of projects in his constituency on Friday, Olasupo said: “You should not be surprised that all the measures used in the anti-corruption crusade today were developed by President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration. “The Jonathan administration developed the policies of whistle blowing, Bank Verification Number (BVN), Treasury Single Account (TSA) but lacked the political will to implement them. “You can see that…

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N450m fraud: EFCC amends charges against Belgore, joins Madueke News Politics 

N450m fraud: EFCC amends charges against Belgore, joins Madueke

    There was a twist on Monday in Lagos in the ongoing trial of Mohammed Belgore (SAN), and a former Minister of National Planning, Prof. Abubakar Sulaiman for alleged N450 million money laundering as the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke, was joined in the suit. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)’s prosecutor had amended the five-count charge and joined Allison-Madueke, as an accused in the case at a Federal High Court, Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN reports that Allison-Madueke was charged in absentia alongside…

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