Alleged N2.8bn Fraud: Court Grants Ex-Surveyor General Awudu N100m Bail

A federal capital territory (FCT) high court in Maitama on Monday granted N100 million bail to the former Surveyor-General of the Federation, Ebisintei Awudu.

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Tambuwal Backs Electronic Transmission Of Votes

The Governor of Sokoto State and former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aminu Tambuwal, has backed the calls for the electronic transmission of votes.

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Lauretta Onochie: Wike Alleges Plot By APC To Rig 2023 Elections

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has rejected the nomination of Lauretta Onochie as the National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), accusing the All Progressives Congress (APC) of plotting to rig the 2023 general elections.

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‘We Stand By Press Freedom’: Reps Allay Fears Of Attempt To Gag The Press

The House of Representatives has weighed in on the proposed Press Council Bill currently before the National Assembly, saying that no attempt will be made by the lawmakers to gag the media.

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Alleged Unlawful Defection: PDP Urges Court To Sack Zamfara Governor

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday, asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to sack the Governor of Zamfara State, Bello Matawalle from office over defection to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). PDP, in a suit filed by two of its members in Zamfara State, Alhaji Sani Kaura Ahmed and Abubakar Muhammed, … Continue reading Alleged Unlawful Defection: PDP Urges Court To Sack Zamfara Governor

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Cuba Blames US For Unprecedented Anti-Government Protests

Cuba on Monday blamed a US "policy of economic suffocation" for unprecedented anti-government protests, as president Joe Biden backed calls to end "decades of repression" on the communist island.

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Federal High Court Embarks On Annual Vacation

  The Federal High Court will on July 26 proceed on a three-week annual recess, the Chief Information Officer Catherine Oby Christopher, said on Monday. Chief Judge of the Federal High Court of Nigeria, Honorable Justice John Terhemba Tsoho, who made the announcement, said the vacation would last till September 17 and is pursuant to … Continue reading Federal High Court Embarks On Annual Vacation

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PHOTOS: Your People Will Respect You More For Joining APC, Buhari Tells Ayade And Matawalle

  President Muhammadu Buhari Monday at State House, Abuja, received the Governors of Cross River and Zamfara States, who recently left the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the All Progressives Congress (APC). The new APC members, Governors Ben Ayade and Bello Matawalle were accompanied to the event by the Chairman Caretaker Committee of the Party … Continue reading PHOTOS: Your People Will Respect You More For Joining APC, Buhari Tells Ayade And Matawalle

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PICTORIAL: You Stand On The Shoulders Of Giants, Osinbajo Tells Nigeria’s Olympic Team

  As Team Nigeria to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics prepares to leave the shores of the country, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has called on the team to replicate the outstanding performances of past Nigerian Olympians, noting that “you stand on the shoulders of giants.” Recalling the exploits of past Nigerian teams, the Vice President … Continue reading PICTORIAL: You Stand On The Shoulders Of Giants, Osinbajo Tells Nigeria’s Olympic Team

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Shehu Sani Dumps PRP, New Party Uncertain

  Senator Shehu Sani on Monday left the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP). Sani’s movement from the party was contained in a letter signed by the ex-lawmaker and addressed to the chairman of the party in ward six, Tudun Wada, Kaduna. The former legislator who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th Senate, neither gave any reason … Continue reading Shehu Sani Dumps PRP, New Party Uncertain

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