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EFCC set to arraign Osagie Ize-Iyamu, Dan Orbih, others for alleged money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it will arraign a former PDP governorship candidate in Edo, Osagie Ize-Iyamu; an ex-deputy governor of the state, Lucky Imasuen, and three others on Thursday.

CACOL: Corrupt elite delaying wheel of justice

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has lamented that the corrupt elite have been dragging the wheel of justice to a halt through cleverly thoughtout schemes and tricks in a bid to buy time in their cases.

PDP: President Buhari’s comments promoting violence in Nigeria

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has attributed the spate of violence in the country to inflammatory and anti-democratic comments by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Assemblyman: PDP now empty in Ekiti

The Minority Leader of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Gboyega Aribisogan, has claimed that the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has lost majority of its stars due to alleged unfriendly attitude of governor Ayo Fayose.

Ondo lawmakers reverse impeachment of deputy speaker

Barely 24 hours after the Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Mr Ogundeji Iroju, was impeached; the Assembly reinstated him back to his former position.

Court orders Olisa Metuh’s trial in absentia

The federal high court, Abuja, has ordered that the ongoing trial of former national publicity secretary of PDP, Olisa Metuh, will be conducted in his absence.

Court summons Channels TV’ manager, presenter over alleged prejudicial statement on Olisa Metuh’s trial

Justice Okon Abang of the Abuja division of the Federal High Court on Wednesday, summoned the General Manager of Channels Television, Abuja and one of the presenters of Sunrise Daily, Maupe Oguns Yusuf, over the broadcast of alleged prejudicial material on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.

Codeine ban: House of Representatives proposes N2 million fine, two years imprisonment for offenders

The House of Representatives on Tuesday, proposed a N2 million fine and a two-year jail term for corporate offenders of the ban on Tramadol and Codeine in the country.

Governor Wike: Federal government’s desperation to manipulate 2019 elections’ll cause crisis

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has declared that the desperation of the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led Federal Government to manipulate the 2019 general election would only lead to crisis.

Ekiti in Diaspora want introduction of e-voting

Ekiti indigenes in the United States, under the auspices of Egbe Omo Ekiti, have called for the introduction of electronic voting in Nigeria.

PDP: President Buhari knows little about the country

The Peoples Democratic Party has said President Muhammadu Buhari knows little about the country.

EFCC set to arraign ex-minister Shekarau over 2015 campaign fund

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is set to arraign former Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, on allegation of receiving campaign fund from the Peoples Democratic Party.

N400 million fraud: EFCC wants Olisa Metuh tried in absentia

The EFCC on Tuesday asked the Federal High Court Abuja to proceed with the ongoing trial of a former PDP Spokesman, Olisa Metuh, in his absence.

Prophet: 2019 polls will be tougher than 2015

The General Overseer of Christ Mercyland Deliverance Ministry (CMDM)‎, Prophet Jeremiah Omoto Fufeyin, on Tuesday in Kano prophesied that the 2019 presidential election will be tougher than what was experienced in 2015, calling on Nigerians to earnestly pray for peace and unity in the country.

Ex-Minister Shagari, four others docked for alleged N500 million fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday arraigned a former Minister of Water Resources, Mukhtar Shagari, alongside four others before Justice Idrissa Kolo of the Federal High Court Sokoto on a five count charge of Conspiracy and Money Laundering to the tune of N500 million.

Justice Abang: Olisa Metuh fell down on his own

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday said that former National Publicity Secretary to the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, deliberately fell down as the court’s proceedings were about to start on Monday.

2019: Governor Umahi throws Ebonyi assembly contests open

Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said that his administration and the Peoples Democratic Party would favour no candidate during the 2019 general elections’ for House of Assembly.

EFCC set to arraign Shagari, other Sokoto PDP chieftains

The Economic and Finance Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign a former Minister of Water Resources and immediate past deputy Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Murkhtar Shagari, before a Federal High Court sitting in Sokoto on Tuesday.

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EFCC set to arraign Osagie Ize-Iyamu, Dan Orbih, others for alleged money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it will arraign a former PDP governorship candidate in Edo, Osagie Ize-Iyamu; an ex-deputy governor of the state, Lucky Imasuen, and three others on Thursday.

FAAC: Federal, states, local governments share N701 billion for April

The Federal Government, states and local governments shared N701 billion as revenue for the month of April, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Mr Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, said on Wednesday in Abuja.

INEC decries low rate of PVC collection

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Wednesday decried low rate of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) collection by registered persons in the territory.

Winifred Oyo-Ita: Why minimum wage increase is on the table

The Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita, has applauded President Muhammadu Buhari for the constitution of the Presidential Committee on Minimum Wage.

Delta Assembly approves N1.5 billion loan for agricultural development scheme

The Delta House of Assembly on Wednesday approved taking of N1.5 billion Central Bank of Nigeria loan for the Accelerated Agriculture Development Scheme in the state.