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2019: PDP Rejects INEC’s Alleged ‘Move’ To Accommodate APC In Rivers

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said the alleged move by the INEC to accommodate the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the general elections in Rivers state is one that casts aspersions on the credibility of the electoral umpire.  PDP

‘Alleged Plot To Arrest CJN’: Presidency Accuses CUPP Of Peddling Fake News

  The Presidency has said it has not set in motion any plot to arrest Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen on Tuesday, 22nd of January, 2019.  In a communique signed by Femi Adesina made available to Channels Television, the presidency

Imo Politics: APC Faction Suspends Okorocha Over Alleged Anti-Party Activities

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha (file)   A faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo state led by Chairman of the Caretaker committee, Marcellinus Nlemigbo, has suspended the state governor, Mr Rochas Okorocha. The governor was suspended from

Alleged Money Laundering: Ex-NNPC Boss Yakubu To Know Fate In March

A file photo of former NNPC GMD, Mr Andrew Yakubu.   The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has fixed March 27 for the adoption of written addresses in a no-case submission filed by Mr Andrew Yakubu, a former Group

Alleged N3.9bn Fraud: Court Adjourns Alex Badeh’s Case

File photo: Late Alex Badeh (middle)   A Federal High Court in Abuja has adjourned the alleged N3.9 billion fraud case involving the late former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. Justice Okon Abang adjourned the case

Alleged Fraud: Court Adjourns Trial Of Ex-Katsina Governor Shema

    A Federal High Court sitting in Katsina has adjourned the trial of the former state governor, Ibrahim Shema, to February 25, 2019. The Presiding Judge, Justice Hadiza gave the adjournment on Monday during proceedings. The trial according to

Alleged $5m Bribe: Court Okays Accelerated Hearing Of Suit Seeking Arrest Of Ganduje’s Wife

  An Abuja high court sitting in Maitama has ordered the accelerated hearing of a suit seeking to compel the EFCC to arrest and prosecute the first lady of Kano state, Doctor Hafsatu Ganduje. Dr Hafsatu is to be prosecuted

Alleged Money Laundering: Chief Judge Re-Assigns NBA President’s Case

NBA President, Mr Paul Usoro, addressing a press conference in Abuja in December 2018.   The trial of the President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Paul Usoro, on charges of allegedly laundering N1.4 billion has been re-assigned to Justice

Alleged $8bn Sanction: MTN, FG Settle Out Of Court

  The Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos has entered as judgement the settlement terms in a suit filed by MTN Nigeria Communications Limited against the Federal Government. MTN had challenged the $8,134,312,397.63 demanded from it by the Central Bank of

CUPP Sues Buhari, IGP Over Alleged Plot To Extend Police Boss’ Tenure

    The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has sued President Muhammadu Buhari over an alleged plot to extend the tenure of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. Addressing Journalists in Owerri, the Imo State capital on Thursday,

Police Re-arraign Ademola Adeleke Over Alleged Examination Malpractice

A file photo of Senator Ademola Adeleke   The police have re-arraigned the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State, Ademola Adeleke, on allegations of examination malpractice. Senator Adeleke was first arraigned on four counts in

Alleged War Crimes: Army Denies Purported Indictment By ICC

  Nigerian Army Spokesman, Sani Usman speaks on ICC indictment following allegations by Amnesty International The Nigerian Army on Thursday reacted to allegations of potential war crimes levelled against it, insisting there is no credible evidence to back such claims.

Alleged N1.4bn Fraud: Court Adjourns Arraignment Of NBA President

 A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has adjourned the arraignment of President of the Nigerian Bar Association, (NBA), Mr Paul Usoro. The NBA boss appeared earlier in court today before Justice Muslim Hassan over N1.4billion fraud allegations filed against

NBA President Appears In Court Over Alleged N1.4bn Fraud

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association, Mr Paul Usoro (SAN), has appeared at the Federal High Court in Lagos for his scheduled arraignment over alleged money laundering. The NBA President arrived the court at 8.32 a.m. today. Mr Usoro