Ndume goes the way of Jibrin, suspended for one year

Former senate leader Ali Ndume has fallen into troubled waters with his colleagues, and has been suspended for one year. The suspension takes immediate effect and will last for 181 days. This puts him in the same shoes as former Appropriations committee chairman, Abdumumini Jibrin who was also suspended when he accused the lawmakers of…

Traditional Ruler Suspended Over Rape Allegation

A traditional ruler in Katsina State has been relieved of his title after he was implicated in a rape case. The traditional ruler, Bishir Bala Kofar-bai was suspended as the ‘Magatakarda’ by the Kastina Emirate owing to the charges of rape levelled against him. The traditional ruler’s suspension was made known in a statement released……

Ndume in trouble, as Saraki plots his suspension

There are strong indications that the immediate-past Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume, may be suspended by the Senate soon, over what has been described as ‘uncomplimentary’ statements made by the lawmaker. Ripples Nigeria learnt from multiple sources that plans have been concluded and that an advanced stage has been reached in the camp of the…

SEC lifts suspension on Heritage Capital Markets

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Nigeria’s apex capital market regulator, has lifted the suspension on Heritage Capital Markets Limited and its directors, returning the firm to its position as a virile capital market operator. SEC in a circular, indicated it had “lifted the suspension of Heritage Capital Markets Ltd together with its directors and…

Kano Govt suspends Director, 9 others over fraud

Abdullahi-Umar-Ganduje-Kano-state-gov The Kano state government has suspended a Director in the ministry of Finance and 9 staff of the Ministry of Local government over alleged diversion of millions of Naira meant for payment of salaries. This is contained in a statement signed by the state Head of Service, Alhaji Muhammad Na’iya and made available to…

Breaking… Stock Exchange suspends Resort Savings over alleged fraud

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) will tomorrow place the shares of Resort Savings and Loans Plc on full suspension as capital market regulators continue investigation into allegations of fraud and corporate abuses by the management and board of the mortgage company. A suspension order by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and reissued by the…

Sen Sani claims El’rufai plotted his suspension from APC

Senator Shehu Sani has reacted to his suspension from the All Progressives Congress (APC) by using harsh words on Kaduna State governor, Nasiru El’rufai, whom he claimed is behind the action. Sen Sani who represents Kaduna Central Senatorial zone, was suspended by his Tudun Wada ward of the party on Monday, and action that was…

Gbajabiamila disagrees with House over Jibrin’s suspension

The suspended House of Representatives committee on Appropriations chairman has found a supporter in the Green chambers who is speaking out against the suspension meted out to him. The Majority Leader of the House, Femi Gbajabiamila, has faulted the suspension of Abdulmumin Jibrin, for one year, describing it as unconstitutional. It would be recalled that…

FG intervenes in Aero workers’ fate

The Federal Government has intervened in the plight of workers of Aero Contractors who were sent home by the airline on indefinite leave. Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika, assured that they would not lose their jobs. The workers, who were sent home on indefinite leave after the airline announced the suspension of scheduled…