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May 19, 2018 3:19 PM 2019: APC theatening Secondus, our members who want to contest against Buhari – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has claimed that its National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus and other members of its National Working Committee (NWC) were under threat. Addressing newsmen on Saturday in Abuja, the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, also alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has commenced “total clampdown 34

May 14, 2018 6:15 AM CACOL reacts to SERAP’s petition to UN, slams FG over El-Zakzaky

Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership has reacted to the petition by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) to Mr. Diego García-Sayán, UN Special Rapporteur on President Muhammadu Buhari’s disobedience to court rulings and orders. SERAP cited the case of court judgement ordering the release of the leader of the Shi’ite 19

April 3, 2018 3:36 AM Noise pollution: Edo secures 4 convictions

State Commissioner for Environment and Sustainability, Reginald Okun, has disclosed that the state government has secured the conviction of four persons for noise pollution. Okun, who disclosed this yesterday, during an interview with newsmen in Benin, Edo State capital, said: “The government is clamping down on persons who violate laws on noise pollution 29

March 11, 2018 4:17 PM Woman uses hot pressing iron, hot water to inflict injury on maid

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a 36-year-old woman for allegedly using hot pressing iron and hot water to inflict injuries on her maid, Chioma Samuel. The spokesman of the command, Chike Oti, on Sunday told newsmen in Lagos that the woman sought to hide the crime by dressing-up the maid to cover the wounds. Oti while describing the incident 29

February 23, 2018 7:53 AM Amaechi vows to release names of those sabotaging security

Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi has said that cabals are frustrating the recently approved $198m maritime security contract. Amaechi vowed to publicly mention names of saboteurs while speaking at a Maritime Stakeholders’ Interactive Forum held in Warri, Delta State on Thursday. He said “Reason, why vessels will not come to the Eastern ports 38

February 18, 2018 12:32 PM How Governor Akeredolu spent over N160m on party members, leaders for Christmas celebration

The Ondo State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, spent over N160 Million on members and leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state for Christmas and New year celebration. This was disclosed by the Chairman of the party in Ondo East local government, Mr. Rafiu Ayodeji akinkuolie, while responding to allegations of diversion of the local 32

February 14, 2018 5:13 PM I’m already pregnant for another man, I no longer love my husband – Woman tells court

A 12-year marriage between Mrs Toyin Adaraloye, and her husband, Ifeoluwa Adaraloye, has been dissolved by an Ado-Ekiti Customary Court over lack of adequate care for their children and ‎constant fighting. Toyin, 34, a hairdresser, who resides at No. 5, Acuna St., Ekute Quarters, Ado-Ekiti, in her petition, said after their traditional engagement, they had three 19

February 7, 2018 2:58 PM Anambra Election Petition Tribunal may be disbanded

Strong indications emerged, on Wednesday, that the Anambra State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal may be disbanded following allegations of partiality and incompetence leveled against the panel by the candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC). Dr. Paul Chukwudi Obianaso. The tribunal, headed by Hon. Justice H. A. Olisiyi, to entertain 37

February 2, 2018 10:24 AM How popular businesswoman eloped with $240,000

Justice Oluwatoyin Ipaye of the Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has convicted and sentenced a business woman, Taiwo Martins, to 10 years imprisonment on 11-count charge bordering on obtaining by false pretence and issuance of dud cheque to the tune of $240,000. The convict was prosecuted alongside her company, Baal-Perazim Investment Limited, by the Economic 25

January 23, 2018 7:20 AM Alleged Corruption: EFCC reports 3 judges to NJC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reported three judges to the National Judicial Council, NJC, over alleged misconduct. Names of the judges were given as, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, Justice Hyeladzira Nganjiwa and Justice Agbadu Fishim. In the letter dated January 5, 2018, and obtained by Punch, the EFCC asked the NJC to take disciplinary 32