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ARMY VOWS TO STOP PRO-BIAFRA AGITATORS

The 82 Division of the Nigerian Army has pledged its readiness to suppress insurrection in the South East and South South geopolitical zones whenever it was called upon to do so. Addressing newsmen in Enugu on Monday, the Deputy Director of Army Public Relations in the division, Col. Hamza Gambo, said the statement had become imperative because of “the marked increase in the activities of pro-Biafran groups’’ ...

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SNG GIVES BUHARI 72 HOURS TO SACK CCT CHAIRMAN!

The Save Nigeria Group (SNG) has asked PresidentMuhammadu Buhari to sack the chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, Justice Danladi Umar, within the next 72 hours or expect a  “a torrential protest march.” The group, said in Abuja on Monday, November 16, that it would mobilise Nigerians for massive protest if the President fails to relief Justice Umar of his duties. It ...

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FULL LIST AND OTHER DETAILS ON THE NEWLY APPOINTED MINISTERS

After five months without ministers, President Muhammadu Buhari has finally inaugurated 36 ministers that were recently screened and cleared by the Senate. The 36 ministers were also given their portfolios as the former governor of Lagos state Babatunde Fashola stole the show with his appointment as the new minister of power, works and housing. The presidency had earlier confirmed that ...

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Horrifying stench from National Assembly toilet disrupts the sitting of House of Reps

A stench from the National Assembly toilets and the lack of water forced the members to quickly review the motions before it and adjourn their sitting till November 17th. According to reports, the situation was so bad that the odor infiltrated into the green chambers where the house members were deliberating on the day’s motion. The House sitting was presided ...

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Barclays latest to blacklist Nigeria

Not too long after President Muhammadu Buhari’s numerous negative comments on Nigeria outside its shores, Barclays Bank has announced it will remove Nigeria’s sovereign debt from its emerging markets local currency government bond benchmark from February 1, 2016. The announcement is coming at a time when JP Morgan & Chase, has already removed Nigeria from its Government Bond Index for Emerging ...

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How N25bn is embezzled daily via Buhari’s TSA – Dino Melaye

Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye on Tuesday, raised an alarm over a massive corruption operation going on in the management of the Treasury Single Account, TSA. Melaye who made this known in the floor of the House said “financial scavengers and economic cankerworms” ‎were trying to sabotage the anti-corruption war President Muhammadu Buhari was believed to be prosecuting by mismanaging ...

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Former Minister Orubebe Arraigned For N70m Bribery, False Assets Declaration

The Federal Government, through the Code of Conduct Bureau, on Monday arraigned a former Minister of Niger Delta, Mr. Godsday Orubebe on four counts of false assets declaration and bribery. Orubebe, who was arraigned before the Justice Danladi Umar-led Code of Conduct Tribunal, pleaded not guilty to the four counts preferred against him. Justice Umar expressed disappointment at the failure of ...

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EFCC appoints new Chairman!

Ibrahim Magu, a top level official of the Economic and Governance Unit of the EFCC, has been elevated to the position of chairman of the commission. This follows the removal today by the government of Ibrahim Lamorde, who had held that position since 2011. Magu is remembered as a no-nonsense investigator of the commission at its inception.  He was removed ...

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How Aregbesola siphoned off Osun’s bailout fund

  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has roasted Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola for withholding bailout funds for his own personal gains rather than using it to pay salaries. A statement by Osun PDP Spokesperson, Diran Odeyemi, stated that payment of salaries in parts by the State Government was further confirmation the money had been fixed. He revealed that workers ...

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PDP Challenged Buhari to Step Down!

  The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Thursday night challenged President Mohammadu Buhari to resign for admitting that the nation is broke, saying that his stand was a clear manifestation of the inability to steer the ship of the country. PDP Publicity Secretary in Edo, Chris Nehikhare made this call during a press conference to review the seven years of ...

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