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Wanted Saraki’s Associate granted Restraining Order Against EFCC

Justice Mohammed Yunusa of the Federal High court sitting in Lagos, has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to maintain status quo and desist from arresting the Managing Director of Carlisle Properties, Mr. Kennedy Izuagbe. Izuagbe, a former director of Societe Generale Bank Nigeria Plc, was alleged to be an associate of the senate president, Bukola Saraki, was ...

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Imo State Debts To Hit N80 Billion As Okorocha Gets Approval For N20 Billion Loan

  Currently, Imo state is owing over N60 billion, including the Federal Government’s N26 billion bailout fund, which is expected to be paid back in 20 years. The recent move by Governor Okorocha to grab another N20 billion became manifest via a letter from the Federal Ministry of Finance, DMO/PMD/241//T/7, dated August 25, 2015, and signed by A. M. Daniel-Nwaobis, ...

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[DOWNLOAD] CODE REPORT on 9.2 Billion Naira: When State Agents Becomes Kleptocratic, Women are Deprived of Alternatives!

  Dear Patriotic Citizens, This is to inform you that we just released our progress report on tracking of the 9.2 Billion Naira meant for the procurement and distribution of 750,000 clean cookstoves and 18,000 wonderbags to rural women. Kindly follow link to download the report DOWNLOAD THE REPORT HERE This would not have been possible without your support and ...

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FG BORROWS N882BN TO FUND 2015 BUDGET

The Federal Government has so far borrowed N882.122 billion to finance the 2015 budget. Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Mrs. Anastasia Daniel-Nwaobia, gave the figure yesterday in Abuja during her presentation before the House of Representatives’ Ad hoc Committee on the Nonimplementation of Capital Projects in the 2015 Appropriation Act. Giving details of the borrowings, she said N502.122 billion ...

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FG WILL IMPROVE SECURITY, FIGHT CORRUPTION, CREATE JOBS – SGF ASSURES

Mr Babachir Lawal, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration would improve national security, fight corruption and create jobs for unemployed Nigerians. Lawal said delegations from the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), the Nigeria Society of Engineers (NSE) and the Adamawa community in Abuja paid him courtesy visits in his office. ...

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I’M FACING CHALLENGING, INTERESTING TIMES – SARAKI

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, said on Wednesday that his experience since assumption of office three months ago has been both interesting and challenging. Saraki spoke while answering questions from reporters after his official tour of the National Assembly Complex in Abuja, the first such tour to be embarked upon by any Senate President since 1992 when the National ...

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DECLARING ASSETS PUBLICLY NOT PART OF THE LAW – NYESOM WIKE

Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike on Wednesday said that declaring his assets publicly was not part of the dictates of the law. He stated that he had declared his assets to the relevant authority according to the law. The governor, who spoke through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Sir Opunabo Inko-Tariah, pointed out that it was necessary for ...

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I HAVE DECLARED MY ASSETS FOUR TIMES SINCE 1975 – BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday challenged Nigerian journalists to be more investigative in their work and look for details of his assets declaration, which he has done four times since 1975, instead of harassing him. He threw the challenge in Accra, Ghana, during a joint press conference with his host, President John Dramani Mahama, after bilateral talks at the Peduase ...

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BUHARI SHUNS GOVS, NASS MEMBERS AS HE PICKS CABINET MEMBERS

President Muhammadu Buhari has allegedly shunned inputs from governors and national assembly members, who are godfathers in their states, as he puts together his cabinet members, who are to be made public later this month. The governor and NASS members have had difficulty in accessing the president so as to have their loyalists nominated as ministers, according to The Nation. Buhari ...

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100 DAYS: “YOU HAVE DISAPPOINTED US” – NIGERIAN STUDENTS TELL BUHARI

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has expressed it displeasure with the first 100 days of President Muhammadu Buhari in office. The apex students’ body, in a stated issued by its Vice President on National Affairs, Comrade Timileyin Gbenga Ayenuro, said the President has failed to give a clue as to his policy direction and how he intends to turn things ...

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