Category: Politics

Oshiomhole: Join the APC, all your sins are forgiven

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, urged members of the opposition party to join the APC so that their sins could be forgiven. He...

FG to review revenue sharing formula over minimum wage

The Federal Government yesterday resolved to engage governors of the 36 states of the federation and the Council of State in a review of the nation’s federal...

I have arrived in Washington DC, says Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has said he has arrived in Washington D.C., United States of America. Abubakar said he was in...

Govt directs seizure of Onnoghen, family’s financial assets

Federal Government has asked the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit, NFIU, to freeze five accounts of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Walter Onnoghen...

EFCC – $217bn taken out of Nigeria illegally in 38 years

Nigeria has recorded illicit financial outflows of $217.7bn in 38 years, specifically between 1970 and 2008, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, said in Abuja...

Acting IG Adamu reverses Idris last-minute postings

There are strong indications that four out of the seven Deputy Inspectors-General of Police in the Nigeria Police Force may leave the force alongside the former...

INEC bans mobile phones, electronic devices around voting cubicles

The Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) has outlawed the use of mobile phones and other electronic devices capable of taking pictures during the conduct of...

CJN Onnoghen: Tribunal adjourns proceedings to January 22

The Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has adjourned to January 22, the proceedings in the non-declaration of assets charge against the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN),...

EFCC arraigns Okupe for alleged N702m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned Doyin Okupe, a former Senior Special Assistant to former president, Goodluck Jonathan, on 59 counts bordering...

Turkey says will not be ‘intimidated’ by Trump threats

Turkey on Monday said it would not be intimidated by threats after US President Donald Trump warned of devastating economic consequences over any attack on Kurdish...