ALSCON: BFIG kicks over reversal of order to jail BPE DG
The firm also says it does not believe “the judge can provide a fair and impartial ruling in this matter”.
How Africa’s richest woman exploited family ties, shell companies and inside deals to build an empire
Luanda Leaks, a new investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and 36 media partners, exposes two decades of unscrupulous deals that made dos Santos Africa’s wealthiest woman.
Atiku supports Amotekun, community, state, zonal efforts to tackle insecurity
Because our security challenges are diverse in forms and impacts, it is thus incumbent that centrally controlled police architecture cannot exclusively deal with those challenges.
U.S. grants asylum to Nigerian journalist Ohimai Amaize
The former AIT presenter fled his home country in mid-2019 amidst concerns about his safety.
ANALYSIS: Why Nigeria’s Vision 20:2020 was bound to fail
One major criticism leveled against the blueprint was that its drafters failed to harmonise the vision with several other national plans running at the time.
Bandits Attack: Buhari sympathises with emir but keeps mum on 30 people killed, 100 kidnapped
The president made no reference to the 30 people who were killed during the attack as well as the 100 who were kidnapped.
#OAUTakeBisiOut: Nigerians call for removal, prosecution of randy lecturer
OAU has already reduced the lecturer’s salary by half.
My faith remains unshaken in Nigeria’s democracy — Ihedioha
Mr Ihedioha said “how the matter was settled by the Supreme Court would define the future of Nigeria’s democracy.”
SexforMarks: More victims recount experiences with OAU lecturer
PREMIUM TIMES has also obtained part of the audio recording of the lewd conversations between the lecturer and Ms Afolayan.
EXCLUSIVE: Top 20 agencies Nigerian lawmakers will use to siphon ‘free money’ in 2020
The lawmakers conceal projects such as “capacity building and empowerment programmes”, which the ICPC has categorised as “free money without accountability, aside from being difficult to track.”
I’ll bequeath free, fair elections to Nigeria – Buhari
Mr Buhari says he is already looking forward to peaceful handover in 2023.
Atiku proposes committee to review recent elections
Atiku Abubakar says PDP should not disregard the role of INEC and security agencies in the recent elections.
Nigeria acquires helicopter gunships to fight Boko Haram, bandits, others – Official
“For the Nigerian Air Force, two helicopter gunships have arrived on the 15th of January and we are now in the process of putting them together.”
EXCLUSIVE: How five abducted aid workers were released by Boko Haram
The SSS played a leading role in the release of the aid workers.
ECO Crisis: Nigeria, other English-speaking countries demand ECOWAS meeting
The demand was contained in a communique issued at the end of a meeting by the countries, namely Nigeria, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
I won’t mind being part of Buhari’s cabal – Senator Shettima
Mr Shettima said the cabal exists in every government.
Illegal Dismissal: Nigerian Army suffers fourth defeat in court
The judge held that the compulsory retirement of Mr Arigbe, a Lieutenant Colonel, was “wrongful, unconstitutional, null and void for breach of fair hearing.”
Nigerian govt, states, LGs share N717 billion for December
The balance in the Excess Crude Account (ECA) was about $325 million.
Maina gave me N150 million cash, in dollars, to pay for property – Brother
Mr Maina, who is accused of diverting of pension funds worth N100 billion, is facing trial for alleged money laundering.
Again, Nigeria plunged into darkness as national grid collapses for hours
The national grid collapsed more than 10 times in 2019.
Nyako’s Trial: Court dismisses defendant’s plea asking EFCC to produce witnesses
The judge allowed the EFCC to close its case.