EFCC Re-arraigns Erastus Akingbola For Alleged N179bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday re-arraigned a former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank Plc, Dr Erastus Akingbola, on N179bn fraud charges. Akingbola’s re-arraignment before the Federal High Court in Lagos followed a further amendment to the charges, which the EFCC filed against him since 2009. Justice Charles Archibong, who first…

Zinedine Zidane Returns To Real Madrid

Zinedine Zidane has made a sensational return as coach of Real Madrid after Santiago Solari’s sacking was finally confirmed on Monday. Zidane has been given a contract until June 2022, just nine months after he resigned at the end of last season, having led Madrid to an historic third consecutive Champions League triumph. Solari’s dismissal…

Lagos Speaker Obasa Congratulates Sanwoolu, Hamzat, Lawmakers; Says Victory Confirmation Of Lagosians’ Love For APC

The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly and Chairman of Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, has sent a message of congratulation to the state Governor-elect, Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu and his Deputy, Dr Kadri Obafemi Hamzat on their victory at the just concluded governorship election in the…

GSMA Announces Speakers For Mobile 360 Series – West Africa

GSMA Provides Further Details on Global Mobile 360 Series of Events LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2019 Mobile 360 Series – West Africa conference, which will take place 16-17 April at the Radisson Blu Abidjan Airport Hotel in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The event sponsors include Mastercard (Headline Sponsor), Visa…

Ministry Of Cabinet Affairs, Future Concludes International Civil Aviation Leaders Program In Collaboration With General Civil Aviation Authority

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 March 2019-(AETOSWire)- The UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and The Future wrapped up the first edition of the International Civil Aviation Leaders Program in collaboration with the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority as well as several international airlines and airports. The program aims to provide comprehensive and innovative training to…

APC Suspends Amosun, Okorocha

The All Progressives Congress has suspended the Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun; and his Imo counterpart, Rochas Okorocha. The two men were suspended for alleged anti-party activities at the National Working Committee meeting held on Friday in Abuja. The meeting is still in session as of the time of filing this report. Also suspended are…

What I Discussed With National Peace Committee —Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the February 23 presidential and National Assembly election, Atiku Abubakar, has disclosed some details about his meeting with the National Peace Committee headed by ex-Head of State, Gen. Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd). Atiku also called for unconditional release of party members “illegally arrested during the elections” and…

Ogun APC Hails Amosun’s Suspension

The Ogun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress has hailed the decision of the National Working Committee of the party to suspend the state governor, Ibikunle Amosun. The state Publicity Secretary of the party caretaker committee, Tunde Oladunjoye, noted this in a statement made available to newsmen in Abeokuta on Friday. Amosun was reportedly…