EFCC Disproves Pinnacle Trading & Investment Nig. Ltd Auctioneer Claims

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has refute claims of auctioneer activities carried by Pinnacle Trading & Investment Nig. Ltd on behalf of the commission. This was state in a press release issued by the EFCC’s  Head Media & Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren on Friday in Abuja. “The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission hereby wishes…

FRSC Denies Claims Of Officers Bearing Arms

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has issued a statement to dissociate itself from the rumours making rounds that the Corps has distributed arms to its Officers and Men, and calls on Nigerians to disregard such claims as there is no basis of truth in it. In a statement issued by Bisi Kazeem, the Head-Media…

How Saraki lied, acquired Lagos property –Witness

Mr. Michael Wetkas, prosecution witness in the continuing trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), on Monday described him as a liar for claiming he bought a property in Lagos with proceeds of sale of rice and sugar. Wetkas stated this at the resumed hearing of the case on…

ASUU decries reduction of budgetary allocation to education

Sokoto – The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has decried the reduction of the Federal Government’s allocation to the education sector from 11 per cent in 2015 to 8 per cent in 2016. The ASUU Sokoto Zonal Coordinator, Dr Lawal Argungu, made this known at a Press Conference in Sokoto on Saturday. “The way…

ASUU decries reduction of budgetary allocation to education

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has decried the reduction of the Federal Government’s allocation to the education sector from 11 percent in 2015 to 8 percent in 2016. The ASUU Sokoto Zonal Coordinator, Dr Lawal Argungu, made this known at a Press Conference in Sokoto on Saturday. “The way FGN treats the funding…

Melanie Trump Sues UK’s Daily Mail, American Blogger for Libel

Melanie Trump, wife of Donald Trump who is the US Republican nominee for president in the upcoming election, has sued the Daily Mail and a US blogger over claims that she was a sex worker.   According to Mrs. Trump’s lawyer, Charles Harder, statements issued about Melanie Trump on Daily Mail on August 20, 2016,…

Giwa’s case can’t stop league, LMC insists

Fixtures of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) will continue to hold as scheduled, according to a statement by the League Management Company (LMC) released on Friday. The LMC said it was among several other grounds, relying on the motion filed for stay of execution of Mr. Justice I.I Kunda’s latest order made in disregard…

Nwankwo Disowns IPOB

Arthur Nwankwo, chancellor of the Eastern Mandate Union, EMU, a pressure group that has campaigned for restructuring in Nigeria, has washed his hands off a supposed negotiation with the federal government. Nwankwo, in a release, said he had nothing to do with a breakaway faction of the Independent Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, which claims to……

Smartphone Giant Samsung Recall Its Flagship Product

Smartphone giants Samsung, has recalled its flagship product, Galaxy Note 7. The device was recalled due to fire-prone batteries which was reported to have caught fire while charging. According to Reuters report, the head of the South Korean company’s smartphone business, Koh Dong-jin, spoke at a news conference, where he expressed regret at the recall,…