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Govs/Senators’ case files: Magu must act on AGF’s letter, Presidency insists

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The Special Assistant to the President on Prosecutions, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, has told the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, to act on the order given by the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), warning that there will be “consequences for insubordination.” The AGF had ordered the EFCC boss to forward ...

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Enugu Governor reshuffles cabinet

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi

Three commissioners stepped down while two new ones came on board as Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu state effected a cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday. The three commissioners affected in the exercise include Dr. Godwin Udeuhele (commissioner for Information), Mr. Charles Ndukwe (commissioner for Youth and Sport) and Barrister Smart Ogbe (commissioner for Inter-Governmental Affairs). The two new commissioners sworn in ...

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Senate passes Whistle-blower Protection Bill into law

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The Nigerian Senate has passed the Whistle-blower Protection Bill into law. The Bill, which seeks to encourage and facilitate the disclosures of improper conduct by public officers and public bodies was presented by the Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters, chaired by Senator David Umaru, the member representing Niger East in the 8th National Assembly. Otherwise known as ...

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PDP approves August 12 for national convention

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The National Executive Committee (NEC)‎ of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tuesday approved August 12 for the party’s non-elective special national convention to be held in Abuja. The decision was reached at NEC’s 74th meeting, which also mandated the Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee of the party, to set up a disciplinary and reconciliation committee. Leaders of the party had ...

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Quit notice: MASSOB declares August for ‘repatriation’ of Igbos

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In compliance with October 1 Arewa youth quit notice deadline, the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State Biafra (MASSOB) has declared August a month of mass return for Igbo living in the northern parts of the country. The group said the choice of August was informed by its significance in Igbo calendar as the period for new yam festival ...

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Insurgency: Jonathan defeated Boko Haram before handover – Dasuki

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The former National Security Adviser (NSA, Sambo Dasuki,  has said that ex-President Goodluck Jonathan deserved accolades for defeating the Boko Haram group before handing over to current President Muhammadu Buhari. Speaking from detention where he is being held for allegedly mismanaging an estimated $2.1 billion meant for purchase of arms to fight the dreaded Islamist sect, Dasuki said it was ...

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Biafra and the North: In Defence of Igbo Leaders

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By Solomon Obele “Behind crisis anywhere in the world is injustice. The solution to that crisis is justice”- Maitama Sule During a congratulatory visit by late Alhaji Maitama Sule to the then President-Elect, Mohammadu Buhari, on 10th May 2015, he pleaded with him in the above words to be President of all Nigerians. Sule said: ‘‘What has recently happened to ...

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EFCC arraigns Umezulike, ex-Enugu CJ over alleged N10m corruption

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Former Chief Judge of Enugu State, Justice Innocent Umezulike (rtd) was Friday arraigned before the Enugu High court presided over by Justice Anthony Onovo on alleged corruption charge. Umezulike was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over a ten million naira donation he allegedly received during his book launch while in office in 2014. He was accused ...

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PDP: It’s New Dawn, No Victor, No Vanquished- Ekweremadu

Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Deputy President of Nigerian Senate

   …Calls for immediate reconciliation The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, says the Supreme Court judgment on the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, leadership crisis, ushers in a new dawn of peace, reconciliation, and recovery for the party. Reacting to the apex court’s verdict on Wednesday, Ekweremadu said it was a no victor and no vanquished situation for ...

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Osinbajo meets ailing Buhari in London …details of meeting to be made known soon – Presidency

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The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday left Nigeria for London, United Kingdom, where he met ailing President Muhammadu Buhari. President Yemi Osinbajo spent one hour with President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in London and then swiftly left to begin the journey home. According to Reuters, Osinbajo arrived in the night at the Abuja House, where Buhari has been living ...

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