Tribunal Upholds Ugwuanyi’s Election

Enugu State Governorship Election Petition Tribunal on Friday upheld the election of the State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).  The Tribunal presided over by Justice H. Kwajafa gave this verdict while delivering judgment on the petition brought by the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the State, Okey Ezea, challenging the…

Who Will Be The Next Ooni?

After the departure of the Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuwade Olubuse II, the race is now on to choose who it is that will be the worthy successor. At the moment, it is gathered that there are series of consultations going on amongst the ruling families and the kingmakers in line with the customs…

Immigration Boss, Parradang, Sent Packing

The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), David Parradang, has finally been relieved of his appointment. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja issued the suspension order on the controversial Immigration boss, while the Deputy Comptroller-general, Martin Abeshi, stepped in.   The service had registered over 700,000 job applicants online for less than 20,000 placements through…

US Donates Equipment To Boost EFCC’s Anti-graft War

In an effort to strengthen and oost the current wave of intensified war against corruption and corrupt practices by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), the United States (US) Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has donated a forensic work station to the EFCC. The equipment, technically referred to as F.R.E.D (Forensic Recovery of Evidence…

Centenary City Project: PDP Chieftain Petitions Buhari, EFCC

National Vice Chairman, South East, of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Cairo Ojougboh, has petitioned President Muhammadu Buhari and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over what he described as fraudulent acquisition of over 3,000 hectares of land in the Federal Capital City, Abuja, for the Abuja Centenary City Project by its sponsors. Land…

Two Cross River Ex-Govs, Ndoma-Egba, Others Set To Join APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has concluded plans for a mega rally in Calabar in Cross River State to receive new members believed to have the capacity to turn around the fortunes of the party in the Peoples Democratic Party-controlled state. The big names likely to be formally received into the APC from Cross River…

APC Leaders Absent At Fashola’s Book Launch

Many leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) were absent at the presentation of three books written in honour of the immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Babatunde Fashola, in Lagos on Tuesday. Similarly, most members of Fashola’s cabinet as well as the two deputy governors that served during his eight-year tenure and members of…