Court to Rule on Evans Bail Application March 2

Justice Hakeem Oshodi of a Lagos High Court,  Ikeja, has fixed March 2, 2018 to rule on the bail application filed by suspect, Victor Chukwunonso Aduba,  charged alongside the notorious billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike popularly known as Evans for alleged kidnapping. The presiding judge, adjourned for ruling after counsel to Evans (first defendant) cross examined…

EFCC Arraigns Stockbrokers Over Alleged N13b Fraud

By Eric Elezuo Four stockbrokers on Wednesday appeared before Justice Josephine Oyefeso of a Lagos State High Court, Ikeja, for their involvement in an alleged N13 billion fraud. The defendants, Adeyemi Oluwaseun, Suleiman Yusuf Obhakume, Yusuf Imran Adekunle and Haruna Issah, are being prosecuted by the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for stealing the…

Benue: Stick to Religious Duties and Leave Politics for Politicians, Presidency Tells CAN

The Nigerian presidency has reacted to accusations by the General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Musa Asake, that President Muhammadu Buhari is bias in his handling of attacks by suspected herdsmen across the country. Mr. Asake had addressed journalists on Tuesday in reaction to attacks that led to the death of several…

We Can’t Succeed With Current Political Structure – Akande

A former Interim National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, Chief Bisi Akande, says the Presidential System of Government can no longer sustain Nigeria’s growth and success. Akande made the remark while addressing a news conference in his country home, Ila, Osun state as part of activities to mark his 79th birthday. He said that multi-party…