Tag Archives: Alleged

Alleged Fraud: Witness Testifies Against Fayose As Trial Continues

File Photo   The trial of the former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, over alleged fraud resumed on Monday at the Lagos division of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi. One of the four prosecution witnesses, Damola Otuyena, told the

Alleged Illegal Arms Possession: No Bail No Trial, Dasuki Tells Court

Sambo Dasuki (file)   A former National Security Adviser, retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki, has written to the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja of his resolve to avoid court hearing until the prosecution obeys his bail. Dasuki is facing trial

Hope Uzodinma To Report Before Panel Over Alleged $12m Fraud

File photo     The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Imo State, Hope Uzodinma, is expected to appear before the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property tomorrow. He is wanted to answer questions

PDP Condemns Alleged Harassment Of Atiku At Abuja Airport

PDP National Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbondiyan   The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the search and alleged harassment of its presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, by security agencies earlier today at the Abuja International Airport on his return from Dubai.

Obaseki Orders Full Investigation Into Alleged Benin Airport Theft

File photo Godwin Obaseki   The Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has ordered a thorough investigation into an alleged theft at the Benin airport. It was reported that some equipment meant for the instrument landing system was stolen a few days

Reps Recommend Sack Of NEMA DG Over Alleged Mismanagement Of N33bn Funds

  The House of Representatives has recommended the sack of the Director General of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Mustapha Maihaja, for alleged mismangement of N33bn funds. According to the House Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness, which investigated the

Senate To Probe Alleged Diversion Of $1.5bn From NLNG

  The Senate is set to investigate the diversion of 1.5 billion dollars from the ‎Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) dividend to build up the shortfalls between the landing cost and pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol). Raising a

Senate Committee To Dialogue With Police Over Alleged Assassination Attempt On Ekweremadu, Family

File photo   The Senate has asked its Committee on Police Affairs to interface with the police over an alleged invasion of the residence of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu. President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki at the resumption

Senate Investigates NNPC, Others Over Alleged $3.5bn Subsidy Fund

Senate Ad-hoc Committee investigates NNPC, others   The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Ministry of Finance and other agencies have appeared before the Senate Ad-hoc committee investigating a $3.5bn subsidy fund. The account is said to be managed by

Court Summons Taraba APC Governorship Candidate Over Alleged Corruption

  A Federal High Court sitting in Jalingo has granted an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to summon the former Acting Governor of Taraba State, Mr Sani Danladi. Justice Stephen Pam granted the request while ruling

Alleged Money Laundering: EFCC Closes Case Against Badeh

File photo: Alex Badeh (middle)   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday, closed its case against a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (Rtd), who is facing trial over allegations of money laundering

Looters’ list didn’t violate right of alleged culprits – Court

President Muhammadu Buhari The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Apo, Abuja, on Tuesday ruled that the Federal Government’s alleged looters’ list released earlier in the year does not constitute a violation of the rights to presumption of

Imo APC Supporters Protest Alleged Imposition Of Candidates

  Supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Monday took to the major road in Owerri, the Imo State capital to protest over the alleged imposition of candidates by the National Working Committee (NWC) of the party. They are

Alleged Money Laundering: Court Adjourns Case As Fayose Pleads Not Guilty

Fayose In Court   The Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned the case of the immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, till Wednesday, October 24, 2018. Mr Fayose was on Monday arraigned on an 11-count charge by