Following a weighty petition to President Muhammadu Buhari by the an International Affiliate Transparency In Justice Initiative (TIJI). Security operatives have put the Hon Justice Adedayo Oyebanji led Elections petition Tribunal (panel1) sitting at the Customary Court Kubwa under heavy scrutiny and surveillance while a high powered investigation is ongoing to trace the sum of N650M naira (six hundred and fifty million naira allegedly paid to the tribunal panel by Senate minority leader and former governor of Akwa Ibom State Senator Godswill Akpabio.
Wednesday, 14 October 2015
Monday, 12 October 2015
Sunday, 11 October 2015
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Sunday said the Chairman of Tarauni Local Government Area in Kano State, Mr Muktar Yarima, was in its custody.
Spokesman for the commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, told the News Agency of Nigeria that Yarima was arrested on Saturday in Kano over allegations of fraud.
Uwujaren said the chairman was already assisting the commission in the investigation of the case.
Nicky Minaj looking smoking hot in this purple and orange see through Balmain outfit. More pictures after the cut...
Saturday, 10 October 2015
The Nigerian Navy has warned its personnel against abusing the rights of civilians in order to maintain the existing civil-military relationship.
Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Naval Command, Rear Adm. Atiku Abdulkadir, gave the warning on Saturday in Calabar while addressing ratings and officers.
Abdulkadir said the navy would not spare any of its personnel caught abusing the rights of the civilians.
Omolola Abogunrin, was allegedly raped and murdered by unknown men 13 days to her wedding (October 17th) and on her 29th birthday. The Corps member was reportedly murdered in the premises of an agriculture research institute located at Apata area of Ibadan, the Oyo State capital last Sunday.
Ozoh Ikenna was arrested yesterday October 9th at the International Wing of the Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, by men of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) as he tried to smuggle 23 wraps containing 34 thousand dollars out of the country. Ozoh was on his way to Brazil in an Etihad Airways flight, that would first stop at Abu Dhabi, when he was arrested after customs spotted the money, packed in wraps similar to narcotics and concealed in his boxer shorts, during screening of passengers.
They are looking so lovely in their camouflage outfits...
Facebook on Friday finally responded to solve its users call for a “dislike” button in the form of six new emojis.
Friday, 9 October 2015
Thursday, 8 October 2015
The Federal Government has entered into partnership with an international power equipment manufacturer, TE Connectivity, in a bid to achieve power sufficiency.
It announced the partnership during a press briefing in Abuja on Thursday, and explained that the joint venture with the $13.3bn firm would provide critical expertise and workforce training essential for the Nigeria’s power sector.
The House of Representatives on Thursday revisited the failed $470m Abuja, Lagos Closed Circuit Television Camera contracts, directing an Adhoc committee to probe the non-completion of the projects.
The United Kingdom has offered to further assist Nigeria in its quest to end the violent activities of the Boko Haram sect by December.
The British Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Nicholas Houghton, disclosed this to State House correspondents on Thursday shortly after a closed-door meeting he had with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Houghton said he was sent by his government because the United Kingdom shares an interesting security situation with Nigeria.
The Barcelona superstar and his father will now stand trial on three counts after the judge rejected a request to try only Jorge
Janet Jackson might have to add another item to her long list of achievements.
The singer has been nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. She's been on a winning streak lately, releasing a highly-anticipated new album, Unbreakable, this month and preparing to embark on a lengthy world tour.
Glo has gifted their long term ambassadors, Peter & Paul Okoye with expensive cars. Peter was gifted with a 2015 G Wagon while Paul was gifted with a 2015 Range Rover. More photos after the cut...
Vincent Enyeama has resigned from National team through instagram post over being disgraced in camp by coach Sunday Oliseh...
Man divorces his wife through WhatsApp 10 days after marriage...Says she was an apple and he had already tasted it.
Indian state women's commission adalat are searching for a 27-year-old man after he left his 21-year-old wife of ten days for Dubai, The Times of India reports. The Kerala college student who lodged a complaint at the women's commission's adalat in Pala, Kottayan on Monday, October 5 said he texted her a 'triple Talaq' over WhatsApp.
"He said she was like an apple and he had already tasted it. So he did not want her any more."J Prameela Devi, a member of the state women's commission adalat said.
The Yobe Legislative Elections Petitions Tribunal sitting in Abuja has nullified the election of a member representing Nangere/Potiskum Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Sabo Garba, for lack of educational qualification.
Mr. Garba was elected on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The three-member tribunal, presided by Frances Ikponmwen, gave the nullification order while delivering judgment in a petition filed by Ali Yakubu of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Wednesday, 7 October 2015
Check out this sweet photo of a deputy comforting a baby of an accident victim. The photo has gone viral on the internet.
Ric Lindley is a grandfather first and a police officer second.
When the Jefferson County Sheriff Deputy happened upon a traffic accident Tuesday morning near Leeds, Alabama, he used his parenting skills to help comfort those involved in the crash, including the baby daughter of a shaken young mother. And now a photo of Lindley holding the child has reached and inspired thousands of people across the country.
The Rivers State Judicial Commission of Inquiry on Wednesday submitted its report to the State Governor, Nyesom Wike, with an appeal to him to recover stolen funds belonging to the people, including the sum of N53 billion taken from the State Reserve Fund.
The commission was set up by Wike to investigate the sale of valued assets belonging to the state by the Rotimi Amaechi administration.