Nigerians Expect Me to Jail More Thieves, and I’ll Do It, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday promised that his administration would jail more looters who caused the nation’s economic woes. Buhari made the promise in an interview he granted shortly after he returned to the country from London, United Kingdom where he spent his 10-day working vacation. When asked what Nigerians should expect from him on…

Akwa Ibom PDP Writes Saraki, Demands Akpabio’s Recall

The Peoples Democratic Party in Akwa Ibom State has written the Senate demanding the immediate declaration of the seat of a senator representing Akwa Ibom North West Senatorial District, Godswill Akpabio, vacant. Akpabio was, until recently, the Senate minority leader, before he defected to the All Progressives Congress. The Publicity Secretary of the party in…

Saraki was Elected by Quorum, Can be Removed by Quorum, Sagay Insists

Prof Itse Sagay, who is the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, has said that the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki was elected by a quorum and could be removed in a similar fashion. Sagay disagreed with many of his colleagues, insisting that the constitution refers to two-thirds of members present and not the entirety…

Only 73 or More Senators Can Remove Saraki, Say Falana, Olanipekun, Ozekhome, Others

Nigerian legal luminaries have learnt their voices to the impeachment saga rocking the Senate, saying it would take about 73 senators or more to remove the Senate President or his deputy from office by virtue of Section 50(2)(c) of the Constitution. According to Sunday Punch, some of the legal experts who spoke on the issue…

Awujale, Otunba Ashiru Grace Installation Ceremony of Ijebu Market Leaders (Photos)

By Eric Elezuo The Commissioner for Commerce and Ogun East consensus candidate for the Ogun State governorship election, Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, was a special guest of honour when the paramount ruler of Ijebuland, the Awujale, performed the installation ceremony of new market heads in the area at the palace of the Awujale of Ijebu land….

No Rift Between Dogara and Saraki, Says Speaker’s Aide

The Special Adviser (Media & Public Affairs), Office of the Rt. Hon. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Turaki Hassan, has debunked the rumours making the rounds that the two principal officers of the National Assembly, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, are at loggerheads with each…

Tunde Folawiyo, DJ Cuppy Make Board of Oscar Onyeama Foundation

The philanthropic credentials of world-acclaimed Nigerian Disc Jockey and Producer, DJ Cuppy has gone up several notches with her appointment as a Board member and Trustee  of the newly launched Oscar .N Onyeama Foundation. Launched yesterday at a glittering ceremony attended by celebrated Nigerians, apart from the highly-rated DJ Cuppy, the other trustees are Mrs…