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Martin Onovo: Lagos masterplan has failed woefully

Chef Martin Onovo, the 2015 presidential candidate of the National Conscience Party (NCP), has said that the Lagos Masterplan is stale and has failed woefully.
Former governor of Ekiti state, Ayodele Fayose spent his first day out of office on Tuesday in the detention cell of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Abuja.

EFCC: Fake Ibrahim Magu tape on Ayodele Fayose in circulation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in an alert Thursday flagged an audio circulating in the social media in which the Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, purportedly made comments to the effect that, nothing will happen if former governor Ayo Fayose, dies in custody.
National Judicial Council | NJC

NJC: No corruption case against Uwani Abba-Aji

The National Judicial Council (NJC) has cleared the air over the appointment of Justice Uwani Abba-Aji as a Justice of the Supreme Court, stating that the justice is worthy of the appointment.
National Judicial Council | NJC

NJC speaks on nomination of Justice Abba-Aji to Supreme Court

The National Judicial Council on Wednesday rose in defence of its decision to nominate a judge, Justice Uwani Abba-Aji, to President Muhammadu Buhari, to the Supreme Court.
Iyiola Omisore

Iyiola Omisore: Why my name is not on federal government’s watchlist

The former deputy governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has given reasons why his name did not appear on the Federal Government’s purported watch list of corrupt Nigerians.

Envoy: Trade crisis no threat to Nigeria, Ghana relations

Nigeria and Ghana are working hand in hand to build a better trade relation despite the recent trade crisis faced by Nigerians.

Coalition wants Abdullahi Ganduje investigated over alleged $5 million bribery scandal

A coalition of anti-corruption Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) led by the Human & Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA) has asked the Federal government to commence an investigation into the alleged $5m bribery taken allegations against the Governor of Kano State, Abdulahi Ganduje.
kayode fayemi ekiti

Muhammadu Buhari: Ekiti will experience rapid development under Kayode Fayemi

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the people of Ekiti state made a right choice by electing Dr. Kayode Fayemi as governor in the July 14, 2018 governorship poll in the state, saying the state will experience rapid development and reclaims its past glory under the new helmsman.
Ayodele Fayose

Ayodele Fayose: Mike Ozekhome, supporters besiege EFCC

Supporters of former governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Tuesday besieged Wuse II Annex of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja, in solidarity of the former governor.

Angola’s Joao Lourenco vows investment drive, graft fight

President Joao Lourenco pledged on Monday to kickstart the ailing Angolan economy with a push to attract foreign investment to end its "excessive" dependence on oil revenue and return to growth.
Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita

Civil servants urged to intensify fight against corruption

The Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Mrs Winifred Oyo-Ita, has urged civil servants to intensify their commitment to President Muhammadu Buhari’s fight against corruption for effective service delivery.

Presidency: How Muhammadu Buhari’s Executive Order 06 will facilitate anti-corruption war

The Federal Government said yesterday that Executive Order 06 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari last week will facilitate speedy conclusion of corruption cases.

BCO: Muhammadu Buhari’s travel ban criticisms corruption fighting back

As reactions continued to trail the travelling ban placed on 50 Nigerians by President Muhammadu Buhari, the Buhari Campaign Orgainsation (BCO) yesterday described as absurd the barrage of criticisms trailing the ban.

Access to Justice: Muhammadu Buhari’s EO6 ‘unconstitutional overreach of executive powers’

A judicial advocacy group, Access to Justice, has criticised President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent executive order barring 50 high profile Nigerians from travelling outside the country.

Chekwas Okorie: Why Muhammadu Buhari’s travel ban should be hailed

The National Chairman of the United Progressive Party, UPP, Chief Chekwas Okorie, has backed the travel ban on 50 high profile individuals in the country by the President Muhammadu Buhari government.
Lagos-based lawyer and human rights activist, Mr Olisa Agbakoba

Olisa Agbakoba: Muhammadu Buhari has no goodwill left

Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), former president of Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), said on Sunday that President Muhammadu Buhari has completely lost the goodwill with which he rode to power in 2015.

Presidency: Executive Order Six not political weapon against political opponents

The Presidency on Sunday said the Executive Order 6 is not a political weapon against opposition but part of revolutionary efforts to rid Nigeria of the menace of corruption.

Presidency: No travel ban list

The Presidency has denied issuing a list of Nigerians affected by a travel ban as it also clarified that the Executive Order No. 6 is not a political weapon against opposition but part of revolutionary efforts to rid Nigeria of corruption.

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Martin Onovo: Lagos masterplan has failed woefully

Chef Martin Onovo, the 2015 presidential candidate of the National Conscience Party (NCP), has said that the Lagos Masterplan is stale and has failed woefully.
Lagos State House of Assembly

Refuse: Lagos Assembly asks PSP operators to resume

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday charged local government executives in the state to call on the Private Sector Partnership (PSP) operators in their areas to resume picking up refuse.
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar

2019: Igbo group backs Atiku Abubakar over Peter Obi’s choice as running mate

The Igbo People’s Organisation, a pressure group of Igbo extraction, has thrown its weight behind the nomination of the former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi as the running mate to Presidential Candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.

ICPC arraigns ex-border agency chief for alleged age falsification

A former Acting Executive Secretary of the Border Communities Development Agency (BCDA), Victoria Odumosu, has been arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for alleged age falsification.
Father Antonio Scudu, caretaker of Saint Stephen Church in the Beit Jamal Salesian monastery, looks at overturned crosses in a graveyard that has reportedly been vandalised near the central Israeli town of Beit Shemesh, west of Jerusalem on October 18 2018. (Photo by MENAHEM KAHANA / AFP)

Christian graves desecrated in central Israel

Vandals have torn down concrete crosses marking dozens of graves at a Christian cemetery in central Israel, a church official said on Thursday.