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INEC To Administer Oath To Ad-hoc Staff In Cross River

By Edem Umoh, Calabar. Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to administer oath of neutrality to all ad-hoc staff who will participate in the conduct of 2019 elections in Cross River. The State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. Frankland Briyai stated

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Arms Deal: Ihejirika Interrogated By EFCC

A former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd), was yesterday interrogated on his role in the now infamous arms deal scandal. Daily Trust learnt that Ihejirika, who came to the EFCC Headquarters, Abuja, at about 11am was

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Monkey Stole N70m In Senator Abdullahi’s Farm House

A senator, Shehu Sani (Kaduna-APC), has given some insights into why Abdullahi Adamu (Nasarawa-APC) was removed as chairman Northern Senators Forum. Mr. Sani said about N70 million belonging to the group was claimed to have been carted away by monkeys

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Asaba Roads: Weeds Grow At Bases, Flowering Plants Defaces Its’ Artistic Value

By Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba  In its effort to improve the aesthetic and artistic value of Asaba, the Delta State capital, and also to create a conducive work environment enriched with flowering plants, blessed with furnishing branches and leaves, the state

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Secondary Schools’ Suspected Cult War Rocks Asaba

Police Tears-Gas Protesters, Arrest Eight Suspected Cultists By Nosa Eresoyen, Asaba   Bizarre war suspected to be connected with cultism on Wednesday unsettled Asaba in Delta State when hundreds of students from Zappa Basic, Asagba Mixed Secondary Schools stormed West-End

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Cross River Govt. Agency Involved In Unwholesome Act

By Edem Umoh, Calabar Finance and appropriation committee in the Cross River State House of Assembly has said that the Assets Management Agency has involved herself in unwholesome acts. Most of her activities have crippled the operations of other ministries,

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EFCC Reopens Charge Against Ex-Enugu Gov, Nnamani

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to file a fresh charge against Chimaronke Nnamani, a former governor of Enugu State, who is facing trial over an alleged N5.3 billion fraud. Nnamani, his former aide, Sunday Anyaogu, and six

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Ezekwesili Angry Over Government’s Silence On Yobe Schoolgirls

A former Nigerian minister of education, Oby Ezekwesili, on Wednesday condemned the silence of the Nigerian government over the reported kidnap of school girls in Yobe State. Mrs. Ezekwesili spoke against the backdrop of reports that a total of 94

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Magu vs Malami: Buhari On the Side of EFCC boss – Group

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership, CACOL, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to Ibrahim Magu’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to ensure prosecution of persons involved in the Malabu OPL 245 scam means failure of the Attorney General

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Two-month-old Baby Sold For N300,000 By Three Women

Three women, including the mother of a two-month-old baby boy, who conspired among themselves to sell the baby for N300,000 without the consent of his father, have been arrested by the Inspector General of Police Monitoring Team, led by ACP

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