Day: December 10, 2018

Shocking: Sex Video Tape Played in Lagos Court

Proceedings in an Ikeja High Court took an unusual dimension on Monday when an excerpt of a sex video tape between a married father of three and his ex-lover was played in the courtroom. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the father of three, Peter Omokaro, is an ex-banker, while his ex-lover, Titilayo […]

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African Political Leaders Are Not Patriotic, Says Okunnu

A former Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Lateef Femi Okunnu, says many African political leaders, particularly in Nigeria, are not patriotic. Okunnu made the observation in Lagos on Monday at the investiture of a new chairman of Lagos chapter of Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors and inauguration of its new Senate. He said that […]

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Akwa Ibom 2019: APC Chieftains Defect to PDP, Declares For Gov. Udom

The Chieftains of the All Progressive Congress in Akwa Ibom State who have held different offices since 2014 on Monday declared their support for the state’s Governor, Udom Emmanuel and the Peoples Democratic Party. The Chairman of the forum of APC Chapter chairmen, Hon. Joseph Ama while addressing the crowd at Ibom Hall grounds said that […]

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Falana to EFCC: Stop Sealing Up, Seizing Suspects’ Assets

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Femi Falana, on Sunday advised the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to stop sealing up and seizing assets belonging to suspects of financial crimes. The lawyer gave the advice in Ikeja at the presentation of ‘Compendium of High-Profile Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases in Nigeria.’ The News Agency of Nigeria reports […]

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Confusion Deepens in Ogun PDP as Kashamu Launches Governorship Campaign

Confusion deepened in Ogun State Peoples Democratic Party on Monday on who is exactly the governorship candidate of the party: Senator Buruji Kashamu or Oladipupo Adebutu? Last Friday, the PDP National Chairman, Uche Secondus had presented the party’s flag to Adebutu and said he is the authentic candidate of the party. But 72 hours after, […]

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Corrupt Individuals Trying to Evades Justice, Says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said that the fight against corruption is a battle for the souls of the country and it is one that must be won. He also revealed that corrupt elements are attempting  to compromise law enforcing institutions and pervert the course of justice in the fight against corruption. Buhari made the remarks in Abuja on […]

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Fight Against Corruption is for Soul of Africa – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has launched the training for Anti-Corruption Agencies in the African Union where he told participants that the fight against corruption is a battle for the souls of the countries and it is one that must be won. He made the remarks in Abuja on Monday when he welcomed delegates to the Corruption […]

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Absence of EFCC Counsel Stalls Trial of ex-Gov Babangida Aliyu

The absence of counsel to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday stalled the trial of former Governor of Niger State, Babangida Aliyu. Aliyu is standing trial alongside a former Commissioner of Environment, Umar Nasko, on eight counts bordering on criminal conspiracy and money laundering. At the resumed hearing, counsel to the first defendant, Olajide […]

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Investigative Journalism: Jaafar, Abdulaziz Bag Awards for Exposing Ganduje, Adeosun

Jaafar Jaafar, the publisher of Daily Nigerian, an online medium that released video clip portraying Governor Umar Ganduje of Kano state receiving bribes from contractors has bagged 2018 Integrity Award for being recognized as anti-corruption champion of the year. Tagged ‘2018 Integrity Awards’, the award was organised by Youth Alive Foundation, YAF, a duly registered […]

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Buhari, Amosun In Closed Door Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with Ogun State Governor Ibikunle Amosun at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Governor arrived the Villa at about 12:30pm and went straight to the President’s office for a closed door meeting. Details later…

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