ICPC Arraigns Ex-Presidential Aide, Obono-Obla Over Alleged Certificate Forgery

  The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned a former presidential aide, Mr Okoi Obono-Obla, over allegations of certificate forgery. Obono-Obla is the former Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel (SPIP) for the Recovery of Public Property. He was charged with two counts before Justice C.L. Dabup of the … Continue reading ICPC Arraigns Ex-Presidential Aide, Obono-Obla Over Alleged Certificate Forgery

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Six Women, Nine Children Escape From Boko Haram Captivity

  Six women and nine children kidnapped in the North-East have escaped their captors, walking for six days through the bush to freedom, an official said Monday. The 15 hostages were seized separately from the farming villages of Takulashi in Borno state’s Chibok district and Cofure in neighbouring Adamawa’s Hong district several months ago. Chibok … Continue reading Six Women, Nine Children Escape From Boko Haram Captivity

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El-Rufai Reshuffles Cabinet, Appoints Chief Of Staff As Commissioner

  Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Monday assigned new portfolios to some commissioners and senior officials of the state government. He explained that the reshuffle was designed to help harness fresh energy for the government’s final lap, bring new insights, and enable the commissioners to have a more rounded experience of the government, said … Continue reading El-Rufai Reshuffles Cabinet, Appoints Chief Of Staff As Commissioner

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To Say Buhari’s Govt Is A Complete Failure Is False, Says Adesina

   Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, has defended the current administration, saying it is not a complete failure. Speaking during an interview on Channels Television’s Politics Today, Adesina said those who branded President Buhari as a failure are wrong, insisting that his principal, who swept to power … Continue reading To Say Buhari’s Govt Is A Complete Failure Is False, Says Adesina

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Matawalle Swears In New SSG, 18 Commissioners, Others

  Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has sworn in new cabinet members and permanent secretaries in the state. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Public Enlightenment, Media, and Communications, Zailani Bappa, disclosed this in a statement on Monday. Mr Kabiru Balarabe and Mr Kabiru Mohammed took the oath of office as Secretary to the … Continue reading Matawalle Swears In New SSG, 18 Commissioners, Others

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Thousands Locked Down As La Palma Volcano Destroys Cement Works

  Up to 3,000 residents of the Spanish island of La Palma on Monday were ordered to stay indoors after lava from a volcano destroyed a cement works, raising fresh fears of toxic gases. La Cumbre Vieja volcano began erupting on September 19, forcing 6,000 people from their homes as the lava scorched its way … Continue reading Thousands Locked Down As La Palma Volcano Destroys Cement Works

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Policewoman Missing As Hoodlums Attack Divisional HQ In Enugu

  Yet-to-be identified hoodlums have attacked a police divisional headquarters in Enugu, authorities at the state command have said. The affected facility is the Umulokpa Police Divisional Headquarters located in Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of the state. The whereabouts of a policewoman, attached to the facility, is unknown following the incident which occurred on Saturday … Continue reading Policewoman Missing As Hoodlums Attack Divisional HQ In Enugu

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Ex-Lagos Military Administrator, Ndubuisi Kanu To Be Buried On Friday, Court Rules

  A Lagos High Court sitting in the Ikeja area has ordered that the burial of the late former military administrator of Lagos, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu, can hold on October 15. Justice Christopher Balogun gave the order on Monday after listening to all parties in the case. “Having been informed that there are security … Continue reading Ex-Lagos Military Administrator, Ndubuisi Kanu To Be Buried On Friday, Court Rules

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Man Slumps As Edo Pensioners Stage Protest

A yet-to-be-identified elderly man on Monday collapsed in Edo State as retirees staged a protest over their unpaid pension and gratuities by the state government.

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Bayelsa Police Command Gets New CP

Bayelsa State Police Command has received a new Commissioner of Police, to take charge of the state.

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