Thursday, April 17, 2014

Jonathan under fire for advocating unregulated election expenses bazaar

April 9, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan The president says limiting election financing is not realistic.…... read more

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Ousted Ukraine leader, Yanukovych, says he was ‘wrong’ inviting Russia into Crimea

April 2, 2014

The ousted president says he made a mistake The deposed President of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych, said Wednesday he made a mistake inviting Russia into Crimea,... read more

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EXPOSED: Inside the dubious deal Minister Abba Moro signed with Immigration recruitment consultant, Drexel

and April 2, 2014

Immigration Test Centre, Abuja ….. Photo: Courtesy unidentified reader Lawmakers failed to ask Minister Abba Moro why he signed a rogue deal that allowed a... read more

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EXCLUSIVE: Police Affairs Ministry lied over CBN’s N19.7 billion for police helicopter, equipment

March 27, 2014

A review of vital documents shows that the ministry of police affairs benefited from CBN intervention funds as claimed by suspended Governor Lamido Sanusi. Nigeria’s... read more

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Sanusi Shocker: Police IG, Ministry deny receiving N19.7 billion helicopter, security equipment money from CBN

March 26, 2014

Police authorities and the police affairs ministry surprised lawmakers investigating disbursement of government funds Tuesday, denying the receipt of N19.7 billion from the Central Bank... read more

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N10 Billion Private Jet: NNPC defends Alison-Madueke

and March 24, 2014

The NNPC says it has the authorisation to own and charter aircraft for its officials The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, hastened Monday, to the... read more

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#NaijaHaardtalk with OSIWA, Berekete Family, PREMIUM TIMES – Live

and March 21, 2014

Following the death of at least 20 applicants in last Saturday’s Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, recruitment examination, the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA)... read more

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Exclusive: How Interior Minister, Abba Moro, sidelined Immigration boss, Parradang, from killer recruitment

and March 21, 2014

A protest letter from the Immigration boss, Mr. Parradang, sheds light into a process many Nigerians believe was hijacked and terribly mismanaged by the interior... read more

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EXCLUSIVE: Nigeria military row now resolved as Minister Gusau meets service chiefs

March 20, 2014

Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau Nigeria’s defence minister, Aliyu Gusau, has eventually held a meeting with the chiefs of army, navy and airforce, after a dramatic... read more

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How Jonathan ordered me to spend CBN billions on helicopters, FEC chamber – Sanusi

March 17, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan Nigeria’s suspended Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido, accused by President Goodluck Jonathan of wasting public funds on unapproved projects, has provided details... read more

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Nigeria Military Row: Peace meeting deadlocked as Defence Chief Badeh refuses to apologise to Minister Gusau

March 14, 2014

Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau A meeting called to resolve an embarrassing row between Nigeria’s defence minister, Aliyu Gusau, and the defence chief, Alex Badeh, ended... read more

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Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau, asks Jonathan to call ‘rude’ military chiefs to order

March 13, 2014

Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau His powers challenged by military commanders he believed he was appointed to supervise, Nigeria’s Defence minister, Aliyu Gusau, on Tuesday sent... read more

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Defence Minister Aliyu Gusau speaks: I have not resigned

March 12, 2014

Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau Defence minister, Aliyu Gusau, has denied widespread reports of his resignation Wednesday, in what has deflated concerns about the implication of... read more

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Nigeria: Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau, has not resigned– Presidency

March 12, 2014

Defence Minister, Aliyu Gusau Nigeria’s newly appointed defence minister, Aliyu Gusau, who was sworn in to the post last week, has not stepped down, the... read more

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Boko Haram killings: Nigerian government has exhausted its excuses – Tambuwal

March 11, 2014

Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Speaker House of Reps The House of Representatives is considering amending the constitution to allow direct funding of the security forces. The... read more

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EXCLUSIVE: Nigerian federal lawmakers to spend N1.2 trillion on selves in six years as poverty mounts in country

March 7, 2014

Sunset at the National Assembly The government has spent N150 billion yearly since 2011 to run the National Assembly. That will continue till 2016. Nigerian... read more

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Yobe bloodbath: Massive outrage across Nigeria over Boko Haram slaughter of 59 students

February 26, 2014

Boko Haram members A protest demanding firmer government action against Boko Haram will hold Thursday…... read more

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House of Reps rejects Sanusi’s removal, says it’s ‘illegal, unconstitutional’

February 20, 2014

Former vice president Atiku Abubakar also advises Mr. Sanusi to go to court…... read more

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BREAKING: President Jonathan appoints Zenith Bank chief as new CBN governor

February 20, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan has appointed Godwin Emefiele, who is the managing director of Zenith Bank, as the new governor of Central Bank. Mr. Jonathan submitted... read more

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Nigerian House of Reps orders cancellation of fraudulent $1.1 billion Malabu oil deal

February 18, 2014

Shell and Eni may lose the $1.1 billion they paid to convicted Malabu owner, Dan Etete, for OPL 245…... read more

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Missing $20 billion: Senate, Okonjo-Iweala can’t vouch for NNPC documents, opt for forensic examination

February 14, 2014

Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala The NNPC insists that it owes no money to the government. But its documents can only be verified by forensic experts.... read more

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Presidential directives not law, can be disregarded – Petroleum Minister, Alison-Madueke

and February 13, 2014

Alison-Madueke also says any forensic audit of PPPRA must be stretched back to 2004. The Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Wednesday said presidential... read more

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Nigeria: Missing $20 billion oil money Senate hearing – Day Two live blog

February 13, 2014

CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi Welcome to our live blog of Day Two of the investigative hearing by the Senate Committee on Finance into the... read more

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EXCLUSIVE: Lamido Sanusi Opens Up: How NNPC is Robbing Nigeria Blind

February 6, 2014

CBN Governor, Lamido Sanusi Long before his shocking letter to President Goodluck Jonathan exposing massive diversion of government oil revenues became public December 2013, Nigeria’s... read more

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CBN Governor, Sanusi, accuses NNPC of kerosene subsidy fraud, says $20 billion unaccounted for

February 4, 2014

CBN Governor, Lamido Sanusi CBN Governor Sanusi said more government funds are missing…... read more

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