Modern Slavery: Police Rescue 300 Chained Persons In Kaduna

  Three hundred persons chained together in Rigasa, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State have been rescued by police officers.  The 300 which included children were rescued following a raid at a home allegedly used as an Islamic Centre. READ ALSO: Benue Police Exhume Corpses From Kidnap Syndicate’s Mass Grave According to the police, … Continue reading Modern Slavery: Police Rescue 300 Chained Persons In Kaduna

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Benue Police Exhume Corpses From Kidnap Syndicate’s Mass Grave

  The police in Benue State have exhumed eleven out of sixteen corpses from a mass grave site in Gbatse within the Ushongo local government area of Benue State. This discovery was made following the bursting of an eleven man kidnap syndicate who confessed to killing their victims and burying them in shallow graves. Leader … Continue reading Benue Police Exhume Corpses From Kidnap Syndicate’s Mass Grave

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Buhari, Udom, Lawan And Obasanjo Mourn Former SGF, Ufot Ekaete

  President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and grief over the death of the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Ufot Ekaette, describing him as “a consummate administrator and bridge-builder.” Buhari, in a condolence message issued by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Thursday, noted … Continue reading Buhari, Udom, Lawan And Obasanjo Mourn Former SGF, Ufot Ekaete

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Sowore: It Is An Insult For DSS To Say Conditions Have Not Been Met – Falana

  Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, has that it is an insult for the Department of State Services to say that it did not receive copies of a Federal High Court order directing it to immediately release pro-democracy campaigner and Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. Responding to a statement credited to the spokesperson … Continue reading Sowore: It Is An Insult For DSS To Say Conditions Have Not Been Met – Falana

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Nigeria Loses Five Trillion Yearly To Oil Theft, Reps Lament

  The House of Representatives has resolved to set up an ad-hoc committee to ascertain the quantity of oil stolen on a daily basis and the people responsible for the theft within the country.  The Reps decision followed the adoption of a motion on oil theft in Nigeria moved by Hon. Chukwuma Umeoji who represents … Continue reading Nigeria Loses Five Trillion Yearly To Oil Theft, Reps Lament

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Nigeria Lost $157.5bn To Illicit Financial Flows Between 2003-2012, Says Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that Nigeria lost an estimated US$157.5 billion to illicit financial flows between 2003 and 2012. Quoting from the 2014 Global Financial Integrity Report in his address to the High-Level National Side-Event organised by the African Union Development Agency and New Partnership for Africa’s Development (AUDA-NEPAD) and the Economic and … Continue reading Nigeria Lost $157.5bn To Illicit Financial Flows Between 2003-2012, Says Buhari

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Senate Mandates Finance Committee To Scrutinise MTEF, FSP

  The Senate has mandated its committee on Finance to scrutinise the 2020-2022 Medium Term Expenditure Frame Work (MTEF) and the Fiscal Responsibility Paper (FSP) and present its report to plenary next week. The committee is chaired by All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator, Solomon Olamilekan, representing Lagos West Senatorial district. READ ALSO: Nigeria Loses Five … Continue reading Senate Mandates Finance Committee To Scrutinise MTEF, FSP

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P&ID: ‘Is It Really A Scam?’ – Clarke Questions UK Judgement On Nigeria

  A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr Robert Clarke, has reacted to the recent judgement delivered by a British Court in the case between the Federal Government and the Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID). Clarke who was a guest on Channels Television’s Politics Today on Thursday questioned the legality of the verdict that ordered the … Continue reading P&ID: ‘Is It Really A Scam?’ – Clarke Questions UK Judgement On Nigeria

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Fraud Allegations: I Am Ready To Meet Osinbajo In Court – Timi Frank

   Public activist, Comrade Timi Frank has said that he is ready to meet Professor Yemi Osinbajo in court regarding allegations that the Vice President was involved in a scandal amounting to the sum of ninety billion naira (N90billion).  Mr Frank who was a guest on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, said he stands by … Continue reading Fraud Allegations: I Am Ready To Meet Osinbajo In Court – Timi Frank

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Buhari Mourns Aid Worker, Calls For Release Of All Hostages

  President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday expressed deep sorrow over the killing of another aid worker as revealed in a video by Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP). The President condemns the gruesome murder of aid workers, who had made sacrifices and risked their lives to provide succour for traumatized people, urging humanitarian organisations not … Continue reading Buhari Mourns Aid Worker, Calls For Release Of All Hostages

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