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Social Media Roundup: The loot that keeps on giving

This week on social media; another Abacha loot discovered, flood in Accra and other stories. Techpoint.Africa [...]

June 7, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Ihedioha’s govt issues fresh order to ex-Gov. Okorocha’s commissioners, appointees

Ihedioha’s govt issues fresh order to ex-Gov. Okorocha’s commissioners, appointees

The Imo State Government has directed those appointed by ex-Governor Rochas Okorocha, to vacate the state Commissioners’ Quarters. This was contained in a terse press release signed by the Secretary to the Government of Imo state, Chief Uche Onyeagucha, and [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics
President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Bill, 2019 into law.

Release names of governors diverting LG funds – PDP governors dare Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum has declared that none of its members is involved in the alleged diversion of funds meant for local government administration in their states. While condemning the suppression of local government through funds diversion, [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics
Senator Obinna Ogba Says Abacha Was ‘A Good Man’

Senator Obinna Ogba Says Abacha Was ‘A Good Man’

A Nigerian senator Obinna Ogba Thursday said the country’s late despot Sani Abacha was a good man. Abacha ruled Nigeria with an iron fist from 1993 until his death in 1998. Apart from stifling dissenting voices, the late maximum ruler [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics
Probe Oshiomhole’s Deputy

APC Sets Up Committee To Probe Oshiomhole’s Deputy For Instigating Members

APC Sets Up Committee To Probe Oshiomhole’s Deputy For Instigating Members The National Working Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress on Thursday set up a five-man disciplinary committee to investigate the party’s Deputy National Chairman, North, Lawal Shuaibu. According [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics
Ndume Speaks On Withdrawing From Senate Presidency Race For Lawan

Ndume Speaks On Withdrawing From Senate Presidency Race For Lawan

The Senator representing Borno South, Ali Ndume, has again, vowed not to step down for any candidate in his quest to be the Senate President of the incoming Ninth National Assembly, Igbere TV reports. He said he was going to [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics
Shehu Sani Reacts To Ganduje’s Plan To Depose Emir Sanusi

Shehu Sani Reacts To Ganduje’s Plan To Depose Emir Sanusi

Shehu Sani, Senator representing Kaduna in the National Assembly, has reacted to reports claiming that the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi was planning to depose the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi ll. The Ganduje-led administration queried Sanusi for allegedly misappropriating the [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics

My Saddest Day As Senate President ~ Bukola Saraki

Saraki, has said that April 18, 2018, was the saddest day of his tenure. Mr Saraki said this Thursday while delivering his valedictory speech. The valedictory session marks the last sitting of the eighth Senate. After other senators had taken [...]

June 7, 2019 Government and politics