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Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace denies grabbing more land

President Robert Mugabe's wife has unveiled her plans for the Mazowe business empire just over a month after Zanu-PF youths raided and destroyed temporary shelters housing several families in the area, says a report.

Zimbabwe VP Emmerson Mnangagwa sues education minister for defamation

Zimbabwe’s Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly sued Higher Education Minister Jonathan Moyo for $3m on a defamation charge emanating from a widely circulated video presentation during the ruling Zanu-PF party's politburo in July.

Amnesty International slams arrest of journalist over Grace Mugabe ‘used underwear’ story

A rights group has slammed the recent arrest of Zimbabwean daily newspaper journalist Kenneth Nyangani, adding that this was “a deliberate tactic to harass and intimidate him and other journalists in order to deter them from doing their work”.

Something about you attracts EFCC – Lauretta Onochie tells Patience Jonathan

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Mrs. Lauretta Onochie, has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is only after those who have stolen items in their possession.

Patience Jonathan accuses EFCC of witch hunt

Former Nigerian First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), of targeting her family for a witch hunt and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene.

Patience Jonathan begs President Buhari to intervene in EFCC chief Magu’s alleged witch hunt

Former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), of targeting her family for a witch hunt, and urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene.

Breast cancer not death sentence – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Thursday counseled victims of breast cancer not to see the disease as death sentence but rather embrace early medical solution to overcome it.

Reps have no right to order unfreezing of Patience Jonathan’s account – Sagay

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), has asked banks to ignore the demand by the House of Representatives’ panel to unfreeze accounts of former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, in six banks.

Court adjourns EFCC’s suit against Patience Jonathan

The absence of Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of a Federal High Court Lagos on Wednesday, stalled proceedings in an application seeking permanent forfeiture of 5.7million dollars belonging to former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan.

Reps order banks to unfreeze Jonathan’s wife accounts

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Petitions on Tuesday ordered banks to unfreeze accounts belonging to former First Lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, without no specific restriction orders from any competent court of law.

Alhassan’s tale and more cracks in APC

Mama Taraba also said: “If today Mr. President says he is running in 2019, I will go to him respectfully and thank him for giving me the opportunity to serve and then tell him that I have to resign because my political godfather may be running.”

Mugabe arrives in New York ‘with bloated delegation of over 70’ – report

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly arrived in New York for the United Nations General Assembly amid reports that he travelled with a bloated entourage of over 70 people, including his family.

Grace Mugabe says ‘drunk’ South African model attacked her with knife

Zimbabwe’s First Lady, Grace Mugabe, has denied assaulting South African model Gabriella Engels with an electric cable in a Johannesburg hotel suite last month, saying an “intoxicated and unhinged” Engels attacked her with a knife.

Aisha Buhari awards scholarship to 60 orphans in Daura

Hajiya Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President, has given scholarship awards to 60 orphans in primary school in Daura.

Only Mugabe can decide when he wants to retire – wife

Zimbabwe’s First Lady, Grace Mugabe, says the only person who can decide on a successor for her husband, is the 93-year-old himself.

God still wants my husband to lead – Grace Mugabe

First Lady Grace Mugabe on Friday made her first public speech in the wake of her alleged assault of South African model Gabriella Engels, but made no mention of the incident.

Patience Jonathan’s associate sues bank as EFCC freezes N8.6bn

Hajiya Muinat Bola Shagaya, an associate and friend of former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, has dragged Unity Bank to the High Court of Lagos State for allowing the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to Post No Debit (PND) on her accounts without a valid court order.

Mugabe and wife fly home after South Africa grants immunity

Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe flew home from South Africa on Sunday, state media said, ending a week of confusion over her whereabouts after she allegedly assaulted a model.

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In view of this, the Commissioner of Police Akwa Ibom State, Imohimi Edgal, wishes to reaffirm to the general public that the State government directives will be vigorously enforced.

Police arrest five for rape in Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, CSP. Fredrick Nnudam, disclosed this in a statement, Thursday in Uyo, the state capital.
Earlier this month, UEFA indefinitely suspended the Champions League, Europa League and the European Championship playoffs amid the ongoing concerns due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Champions League and Europa League last-16 venues confirmed by UEFA

UEFA has confirmed that the outstanding Champions League and Europa League last-16 second leg matches will be hosted by the clubs who were scheduled to play at home.

DisCos advocate CBN-funded massive roll-out of meters to address power challenge

Power Distribution Companies (DisCos) have advocated a Central Bank-funded massive meters roll-out project, to ensure that electricity customers were adequately metered.
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Uyo, on Monday, ordered INEC to allow the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Mr Nsima Ekere, to inspect all election materials used during the March 9 Governorship Election.

INEC confirms 17 political parties for Ondo guber poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed that 17 out of the 18 registered political parties will be contesting the October 10, 2020 Ondo state governorship election.
Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has directed applicants for the 8,000 automatic jobs to enlist through their respective village heads.

FIDA, NCWS, others fault Governor Ayade over Justice Ikpeme

International Federation of Women Lawyers, FIDA, Nigeria; Women in Politics and National Council for Women Society, Nigeria, among others civil society organisations, have described the refusal of Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State and members of the state House of Assembly to confer Justice Akon Ikpeme as the Chief Judge of the state, as gross injustice.