A last-minute effort by the leadership of the Senate to frustrate the scheduled arraignment of its presiding officers, Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, at a Federal Capital Territory High Court, failed on Wednesday during a closed session that lasted for about two hours
Abuja— There were indications in Abuja, yesterday, that the Federal Government may have given the go-ahead to the new Acting Inspector General…
The face-off between the National Assembly and the presidency took a turn for the worse wednesday, when senators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) exchanged words over the criminal charges brought against Senate President Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu over the alleged forgery of the Senate rules, as well as what the PDP senators termed the “selective” anti-corruption war of the administration.
Reps probe N2.9trn in Treasury Single Account
Reports gathered says the Department of State Security (DSS) has arrested the former Chief of Army staff (COAS), Major-General Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd).
Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, believes the leadership crisis in Nigeria’s football has continued to fester because “there’s more money there than in the oil industry,” reports africanfootball.com.
Nine of the aspirants who contested for the gubernatorial ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State, have predicted that the emergence of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu as candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) signifies victory for the APC.
The government of Ogun State has denied the allegation of diversion of bail out fund meant for payment of outstanding allowances and dues for workers of the Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE).
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has uncovered payment of N1.310billion to three firms linked with a former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Iyiola Omisore.