Adoke accuses EFCC of plot to plant incriminating document, cash in his home

Former Attorney General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke (SAN), has alleged that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in search of evidence to indict him, is plotting to plant incriminating document, cash in his Okenne home, in Kogi State. The immediate past AGF and Minister of Justice made the allegation in a statement by…

No regret or apologies for saying Buhari has failed – El-Rufai

The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Friday said he has no regret or apologies for writing the leaked memo which berated the President Muhammadu Buhari’s Federal Government. Recall that El-Rufai had in his memo declared that both Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, had failed Nigerians. Addressing State House Correspondents after joining…

Northern elites after me – Sanusi cries out

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has accused some members of the Northern elite of trying to cage him. The monarch made this claim while delivering a keynote speech at the Inaugural Annual Chibok Girls Lecture held in commemoration of the third anniversary of the abduction of over 200 schoolgirls from Chibok Government Girls…

Edo Guber: Edo State Tribunal Affirms Obaseki As Elected Governor

2nd left, Ambode, Oshiomhole, Obaseki, Oyegun during the campaign for the governorship election Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo and his predecessor, Adams Oshiomhole, have expressed excitement over the judgment of the electoral tribunal which upheld Obaseki’s election. They said that the Election Petition Tribunal’s judgment was a clear testimony that the Edo 2016 Governorship election…

We won’t stop until we bring Chibok girls back – Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has vowed that Nigeria will not stop its search for the abducted Chibok school girls until they return home. Saraki stated this on the third anniversary of the abduction. He also called for concerted efforts to rescue the over 200 school girls. “I speak on behalf of all Nigerians who truly…

Fayose imposes curfew as communal clash claims 3 in Ekiti

Three young persons have been confirmed dead after a clash allegedly caused by ‎members of a group identified as Federation of Igbara-odo Students’ Union. ‎DAILY POST leant that the union, which allegedly comprises of current students and old students of the community had distributed some pamphlets to residents early yesterday morning. In the pamphlet, they…

APC planting moles to destabilize us – Accord Party

The Oyo State chapter of Accord Party has alleged that some “disgruntled elements” are allegedly being sponsored by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), to destabilize the party. The party maintained that those elements had “taken their desperation to serve their alleged paymasters in the APC to the level of claiming to be Accord members…

How Obasanjo caused war between executive, legislature – Na’Abba

Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali Umar Na’Abba has accused former President Olusegun Obasanjo of being behind the unending war between the executive and the legislature since the return to democratic rule in 1999. He said this on Friday at a national conference on “Political party supremacy and the dynamics of parliamentary autonomy”,…

PDP crisis: Makarfi carpets Sheriff for saying Wike gave Jonathan N50m

Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ahmed Makarfi has lambasted National Chairman of the party, Alhaji Ali Modu Sheriff for attacking former President Goodluck Jonathan and Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike. Sheriff had, at a media briefing in Abuja on Thursday, accused Jonathan of collecting N50 million from Wike to…

Wike alleges Amaechi stole $50m found in Lagos apartment, threatens to sue FG

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has insisted that the $50million found in a Lagos apartment by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), was stolen by his predecessor, Rotimi Amaechi. He has asked for it to be returned within seven days. Addressing journalists at the Government House in Port Harcourt on Friday night,…

PDP: Wike, Fayose not sponsors of Jonathan’s peace meeting – Committee

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it was untrue that Rivers governor, Nyesom Wike and his Ekiti counterpart, Ayodele Fayose, sponsored the party’s April 6 stakeholders’ meeting. Mr Dayo Adeyeye, Publicity Secretary of the National Caretaker Committee of the party, stated this at news conference on Friday in Abuja. Deputy National Chairman of the party,……

Amaechi owns the $43m, attempts to cover up will fail –Fani-Kayode’s aide insists

Former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode’s media aide, Jude Ndukwe, has insisted that Transport Minister Rotimi Amaechi owns the $43million, £27,800 and N23million recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos State. Ndukwe, who said any attempt to cover up the former Rivers State governor’s ownership of the money…