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EFCC seals houses linked to Fayose in Ekiti

2018-11-23T10:12:31+00:00

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday sealed off some properties allegedly belonging to the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, in Ado Ekiti, the state capital. The sealed properties were marked with red ink and had written on them: “EFCC under investigation KEEP OFF ABJ-HQ FAFI.” The buildings include a block of two-storey commercial complex located opposite the Ekiti State Local Government Service Commission; the NTS Event Hall and Hotel, Fajuyi; Our Peoples 104.1FM, Fajuyi; and a building beside Spotless Hotel, GRA, Ado Ekiti. Others are a twin-building behind the Government House at the GRA; a [...]

EFCC seals houses linked to Fayose in Ekiti 2018-11-23T10:12:31+00:00

2019: Voting For Buhari Will Return Power To South-West In 2023 – Fashola

2018-10-26T08:54:56+00:00

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, urged the people of South-West to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 elections to guarantee a return of power to the region in 2023. The minister stated this at a special town hall meeting on infrastructure organised by the Ministry of Information and Culture and the National Orientation Agency. The News Agency of Nigeria reports the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed led three other ministers including Fashola, Ministers of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi and Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu to the town hall meeting. Fashola said besides, [...]

2019: Voting For Buhari Will Return Power To South-West In 2023 – Fashola 2018-10-26T08:54:56+00:00

BREAKING: Stop coercing witnesses to implicate me, Fayose tells EFCC

2018-10-11T14:04:21+00:00

The outgoing Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of shopping for evidence to nail him. He alleged that the anti-graft agency had started coercing witnesses to implicate him in order to file a trumped-up charge against him upon the expiration of his tenure on October 15. Specifically, Fayose in an October 10 letter addressed to the Acting Chairman of EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, and sighted by our correspondent, alleged that the commission had invited one Maroun Mecheleb in order to mount pressure on him so as to make a false statement to implicate him. [...]

BREAKING: Stop coercing witnesses to implicate me, Fayose tells EFCC 2018-10-11T14:04:21+00:00

SERAP writes Buhari, Seeks Speedy Trial of Corrupt Past Governors

2018-10-08T09:46:09+00:00

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the Attorney General of the Federation to prosecute all former governors indicted in one corruption cases. The agency also asked the Federal Government to prosecute serving governors who are involved in corruption cases, at the expiration of their tenure. SERAP made the appeal in a statement issued by its Deputy Director, Timothy Adewale, on Sunday. According to the organisation, the delay of the trial of several former governors accused of corruption and money laundering in different high courts across the country gives a negative signal to the [...]

SERAP writes Buhari, Seeks Speedy Trial of Corrupt Past Governors 2018-10-08T09:46:09+00:00

Buhari’s Second Term Ambition Dead On Arrival, PDP Vows

2018-09-07T10:11:54+00:00

The Peoples Democratic Party has said that the dream of winning the 2019 presidential election by President Muhammadu Buhari is thinning out every day. It said all social, economic and political indicators show that the game is up for the President ahead of the 2019 general election, in spite of the alleged many anti-democratic machinations of the Presidency and the All Progressives Congress. The PDP, in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan in Abuja on Thursday, said that President Buhari’s desperate bid to use his veto to frustrate the amendment to the Electoral Act passed by the [...]

Buhari’s Second Term Ambition Dead On Arrival, PDP Vows 2018-09-07T10:11:54+00:00

APC Releases Timetable for Primaries

2018-09-05T11:54:34+00:00

Presidential aspirants to pay N45m as APC The All Progressives Congress (APC) has released the timetable for its primaries ahead of the general elections in 2019. The party made the announcement in a statement by its National Organising Secretary, Mr Emmanuel Ibediro. APC National Working Committee explained that the schedule was in line with the party’s guidelines for the conduct of primaries for the forthcoming polls as approved by its National Executive Committee (NEC). The presidential primary is scheduled to hold on September 20 while governorship primaries will be conducted on September 25. According to the timetable, members of the party [...]

APC Releases Timetable for Primaries 2018-09-05T11:54:34+00:00

2019 Elections: APC Asks Nigerians to Resist Desperate Politicians

2018-08-27T11:22:36+00:00

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on Nigerians to resist desperate politicians ahead of the 2019 general elections. The party in a statement by its Acting National Publicity Secretary, Mr Yekini Nabena, claimed that some political parties were bent on deploying illegal, undemocratic and sinister means to manipulate elections. It warned that the discovery was a “red flag” which security agencies must be alert to as political activities heighten in the lead-up to coming elections. The party also reiterated the commitment of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to improve the electoral system in the country. “We also call on all [...]

2019 Elections: APC Asks Nigerians to Resist Desperate Politicians 2018-08-27T11:22:36+00:00

Opposition Cannot Distract us From Our Good Work, says Buhari

2018-08-24T10:42:08+00:00

President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed not to be distracted by the opposition. This, according to the President, is because his administration and the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has the full understanding of Nigeria’s challenges and is encouraged by the support it is getting from Nigerians in addressing them. ‘‘We are always encouraged when all our constituents are happy with the work we are doing and our genuine efforts to make sure that what we campaigned for in 2015 is still very much in our minds and we have not lost focus,” a statement by the President’s Special Assistant on Media [...]

Opposition Cannot Distract us From Our Good Work, says Buhari 2018-08-24T10:42:08+00:00

More APC Governors, Shehu Sani, Others Visit Buhari in Daura

2018-08-24T10:38:34+00:00

APC-governors More governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have visited President Muhammadu Buhari at his hometown in Daura, Katsina State. The visit comes barely 24 hours after Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, and his Plateau State counterpart, Simon Lalong, among other dignitaries paid homage to the President. President Buhari told the delegation that his administration is committed to fulfilling its campaign promises made in 2015. He vowed not to be distracted by the criticisms of the opposition party as the Federal Government has made efforts in addressing the priorities of Nigerians. The President said that his administration has the [...]

More APC Governors, Shehu Sani, Others Visit Buhari in Daura 2018-08-24T10:38:34+00:00

Atiku Commends Buhari For Assisting Physically Challenged Corps Member

2018-08-23T12:10:38+00:00

Atiku Commends Buhari For Assisting Blind Corps Member Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar (file) Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for pledging to assist a visually-impaired National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Okenala Ahmed. Mr Atiku gave the commendation in a tweet on Thursday, two days after Ahmed and some other corps members visited President Buhari in Daura, Katsina State. The former Vice President who has been criticising the present administration noted that the President’s gesture comes less than six months to the general elections. He, however, said making the promise would have been unnecessary if the [...]

Atiku Commends Buhari For Assisting Physically Challenged Corps Member 2018-08-23T12:10:38+00:00