Tinubu’s Alpha Beta Company In N100billion Money Laundering Scandal

Alpha Beta consulting, ABC, owned by Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos State and National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), is at the centre of a N100billion fraud, tax evasion and money laundering petition written by Mr. Dapo Apara, its Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer. According to Apara’s petition to the Economic and Financial…

SHEKARAU: PDP Expands Kano State Caretaker Committee to Accommodate All Interests

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has resolved to expand the Kano State Caretaker Committee to accommodate all interests in line with its adherence to the principles of all-inclusiveness.The party also said it is open to opinions and suggestions from stakeholders in ensuring reconciliation and accommodation for all interests within…

Buhari/Police Vs Edwin Clark:Deliberate Mischief Or Ops Miscalculation?

By: Ifeanyi Izeze When the police officers directly from the Inspector General’s officeTuesday September 4th 2018, raided the Abuja residence of formerFederal Commissioner for Information and South-South Leader, Chief Edwin Clark,for alleged stockpiling of arms and ammunition, it would have ordinarily beenassumed they were merely doing their job but for the now familiar “acts” ofthis…

Between Buhari’sNational Interest and the Universal Rule of Law

By Jude Ndukwe “Politics is the art of making your selfish desires seem like thenational interest” – Thomas Sowell Recently,during his address to lawyers at the 2018 Annual Conference of the Nigerian BarAssociation, NBA, in Abuja, President Muhammadu Buhari had alarmed not onlyNigerians but the entire world when he was quoted as saying that “Rule…

Presidential Aspirant Drags APC, PDP, INEC To Court Over Nomination Fees; Wants N18k Pegged As Nomination Fees

People’s right activist and APC Presidential aspirant, Mr. Christmas Akpodiete, has dragged the ruling All progressive congress, (APC), the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and other registered political parties before the Federal  High  Court, sitting in Abuja. In a Suit with No. FHC/ABJ/CS/951/2018,…

USIP Report: Call Buhari, APC to Order, PDP Urges World Leaders

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) charges Nigerians and the international community to hold President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) responsible, should there be violence ahead of the 2019 general elections or in the aftermath, as alerted by the United States Institute of Peace (USIP). The party, in a statement signed by its…

Youthful electioneering towards 2019

By Emmanuel Onwubiko   President Muhammadu Buhari has a mixed bag of a unique legacy regarding the landmark passage and bringing into being of the legendary not-too-young to run Act of 2018. Buhari shares this glory with such political leaders like Senate President Bukola Saraki, his deputy and a foremost constitutional reformist Professor Ike Ekweremadu…

RESTRUCTURING: Osinbajo Replies Atiku

Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has replied former Vice President and a presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, who attacked his position on restructuring. Read full statement: RE: OSINBAJO GOT IT WRONG ON RESTRUCTURING – ATIKU Dear Editor, Kindly permit me a response to a piece in your publication, titled “Osinbajo got it wrong on Restructuring,” written, we…