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October 29, 2018 7:04 PM 2019: How presidency attacked Prophet Olagunju for saying Atiku will defeat Buhari

The Presidency on Monday lambasted the presiding Bishop of Divine Seed of God Chapel Ministries, Prophet Wale Olagunju, over his prophecy that the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, will defeat President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential election. Reports over the weekend had quoted Olagunju as saying 62

October 27, 2018 1:35 PM 2019 presidency: Doyin Okupe speaks on Atiku being corrupt

Doyin Okupe, a former aide to the immediate past President Goodluck Jonathan, has described the All Progressives Congress, APC, as a den of corruption. Okupe said this while insisting that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has not been indicted, queried or tried by any anti-graft agency for corruption. He said that the “evil smear 60

October 26, 2018 1:22 PM 2019 presidency: Yoruba youths attack Fashola over comment on Buhari

The Yoruba Youth Council, YYC, has frowned at the statement by the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, that President Muhammadu Buhari will return power to the region if they reelect him for a second term in 2019. Fashola had while speaking at a special Town Hall Meeting on infrastructure organised by the Ministry of Information 60

October 23, 2018 7:10 AM Bishop Isong reveals why dirty naira notes are in circulation

The General Overseer (GO) of Christian Central Chapel International (CCCI), Bishop Emmah Gospel Isong, has alleged that syndicates in Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) are responsible for the circulation of dirty naira notes in Nigeria. Speaking with newsmen in Calabar, the clergy, who is a banker by profession alleged, “There are syndicates in the CBN, the dirty 46

October 22, 2018 3:25 PM How religious leaders, politicians stop me when I move to sack corrupt officials – Osinbajo

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo on Monday disclosed that religious leaders usually stop him from sacking corrupt public officials. He said this at the 24th Nigerian Economic Summit plenary on corruption and rule of law, in Abuja. Osinbajo stated that most times, Nigerian elites stand in the way of getting rid of a corrupt official. He said, “I would 51

October 21, 2018 12:14 PM Atiku vs Buhari: “You are too corrupt, greedy to lead Nigeria’ – Presidency mocks PDP presidential candidate

The Presidency on Sunday mocked the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar over his ambition to rule Nigeria in 2019. Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie in a post on her Twitter page, said Atiku was not capable of ruling a Local Government Area, let alone Nigeria. Onochie stated this while 42

October 17, 2018 8:24 PM EFCC releases pictures of Fayose’s alleged houses [PHOTOS]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released photos of property allegedly acquired illegally by a former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose. This is on the course of the investigation of corruption allegations against the ex- governor. The anti-graft agency is questioning the ex-Governor on the N1.3billion which he allegedly 45

October 16, 2018 5:05 PM EFCC: SERAP mocks Fayose’s ‘drama’

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has charged the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) to thoroughly investigate former Ekiti governor, Ayo Fayose. Fayose on Tuesday stormed the EFCC office in Abuja with some supporters. Clad in a T-shirt with the inscription “EFCC, I’m here”, the former governor said he was ready for probe 64

October 14, 2018 4:19 PM Travel ban: Ohanaeze spokesman, Ibegbu backs Buhari

Mazi Chuks Ibegbu, deputy national publicity secretary of the apex Igbo organization, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has backed the federal government’s ban on 50 high-profile persons from traveling abroad over corruption cases. This followed a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive Order 6. Ibegbu, who spoke in an interview 55

October 13, 2018 7:46 AM Peter Obi: Presidency mocks PDP over Atiku’s running mate

President Muhammadu Buhari’s Personal Assistant on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie has faulted the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for allowing its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, pick Peter Obi as his running mate. Onochie maintained that the prayer of Nigerians was responsible for PDP’s mistakes. She stated that the opposition party first made a mistake 67