Court threatens to close $1.6 billion fraud case against Omokore, others Over EFCC’s Lack of Preparation

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday, threatened to close the suit on alleged fraud of $1.6 billion instituted by the federal government against Jide Omokore and five others. Mr Omokore is an ally of former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke. When the matter was called, the Prosecuting Counsel, Oluwaleke Atolagbe told the court…

Apologize To Nigerian Youths, APC Spokesman Tells Buhari

The Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Timi Frank, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to apologise to Nigerian youths over his comments that the country’s young population are lazy but wanted free things. The APC chieftain believe that the government has not given the youth opportunity to serve, hence…

Cross River microfinance bank for commissioning soon- Ayade

Cross River government has announced that its micro-finance bank will soon become operational. The state governor, Prof Ben Ayade stated this Tuesday, during the inspection of the office complex along with the Branch Controller, Central Bank of Nigeria, Calabar, Sampson Isuwa and the CBN Head, Development Finance office, Dr. Aniefiok Akpan Umoren. The bank is…

Senate and Omo-Agege’s absurd theatrics

This is an opinion for your consideration and publication.Regards.Sufuyan   Senateand Omo-Agege’s absurd theatrics BySufuyan OjeifoIf the invasionof the Senate in plenary on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 by two thugs sponsored bysuspended Senator Ovie Omo-Agege (APC, Delta Central), during which theyattacked the Mace, the legislative symbol of authority, and made away with itin a Rambo-like operation, is…

Omo-Agege Denies Involvement In Thugs Invasion of Senate, Theft of Mace

Senator Ovie Omo-Agege representing Delta Central district has reacted to the invasion of the Senate Chambers by suspected hoodlums, denying involvement in the incident. The Senate Chamber was invaded earlier today by some persons who made away with the mace. Shortly after the mace was stolen, the Senate accused Omo-Agege of sending thugs to steal…

Most Nigerian Youths Are Illiterates, Lazy, Buhari Tells Commonwealth 

President Muhammadu Buhari says many Nigerian youths just want to sit down and do nothing, banking on the notion that Nigerian is an oil-rich nation. Speaking at the Commonwealth Business Forum in Westminster on Wednesday, the president said a lot of Nigerian youths have not been to school and they want everything free. “About the economy, we…