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Fidelity Bank Admits Disbursing Diezani Bribe To INEC Staff

A staff of Fidelity Bank Plc., Mr. Timothy Olaobaju, has told the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, that his bank disbursed the sum of N264 million to two officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Christain Nwosu and Isa Olarenwaju Adedoyin, who are currently standing trial for unlawful gratification. Mr. Olaobaju, who gave

Why we have not arraigned Evans – Police – metro news Nigeria

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni Reasons were given by the police high command this morning why billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, popularly known as Evans, decided to drag the Nigeria Police to court over his continuous detention. Evans had on Wednesday dragged the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, the Police Service Commission,

Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Southern Kaduna Union Condemn Agitations – Local news Nigeria

The Ohanaeze Ndigbo in the 19 northern states and the Southern Kaduna Peoples Union have condemned the agitation for secession from Nigeria by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The group made the disapproval on Wednesday at a consultative meeting in Kaduna State, North-West Nigeria. They also condemned the recent quit notice ultimatum issued to

Breaking: Lalong sacks 17 LG transition C’ttee’s – Latest news Nigeria

Friday Olokor, Jos The Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, has approved the dissolution of the existing Local Government Transition Committees with immediate effect. Although the details of the reason for the dissolution were not given, THE PUNCH learnt that the decision was to pave way for election in the 17 local government councils. A

Widows of Ogoni men executed by Abacha drag Shell to court – all Nigeria news

– It’s been twenty-two years after the death of activist Ken Saro-wiwa and eight other Ogoni leaders – The leaders of the oil-rich Ogoni land were executed for opposing Shell and the military government in 1995 – Four out of the nine widows of the executed activists have drag shell to a court in Netherlands

Donald Trump Trolls CNN, Gives Them A New Name

President Trump entered a new level of trolling Wednesday evening as he took to his verified Instagram account with over 7-million followers to troll CNN. In his post, he referred to CNN as FNN ‘Fake News Network. Source: Twitter The post Donald Trump Trolls CNN, Gives Them A New Name appeared first on INFORMATION NIGERIA.

Notorious kidnapper Evans sues Nigeria Police, IGP – Premium Times – Lagos

Notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, otherwise known as Evans, on Wednesday dragged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and three others before the Federal High Court in Lagos for alleged illegal detention. In the suit filed on his behalf by his lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, Evans is praying for the order of court to direct the

Evans sues Police, says charge me or free me, dad files 27-point affidavit in support – Enugu News

    •We have court order to hold him for 3 months — POLICE•He’s innocent until proved guilty by court — LAWYER By Abdulwahab Abdulah LAGOS — Kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, has dragged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris and three others before the Federal High Court in Lagos over alleged

Why one million-man march is organised against my govt — Okorocha – Best nigeria News

By Chinonso Alozie Owerri— Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, yesterday, alleged that one-million-man march  is being organised for July 3 against his administration  because it ”does not share money” . The governor, who reacted through a release in Owerri by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Sam Onwuemeodo, said: “This is to bring to the

Alleged N170 million Contract Fraud: Zinox sues PREMIUM TIMES – Best Nigeria News

Lagos-based Information Technology Firm, Zinox Technologies Limited, has sued PREMIUM TIMES and some of its officials over the newspaper’s reporting of an alleged N170.3 million contract fraud involving the company and its management. In a notice by the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja, dated May 15, Zinox accused

Dreaded cult Badoo strikes again, kills three in Ikorodu – metro news Nigeria

• Lagos Security Trust Fund parleys with artisans on intelligence gathering The dreaded ritual cult, Badoo, yesterday struck again, attacking a family of five at Olopomeji, Odogunyan area of Ikorodu in Lagos State, and killing three persons.Two children between the ages of two and four are presently in critical conditions at the Ikorodu General Hospital

Peace Corps legal, engaging in illegal activities –AGF, IGP, DSS – Latest news Nigeria

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami; the police, the Department of State Services, and others, on Wednesday, admitted that the Peace Corps of Nigeria was a legally registered organisation but alleged that the group was engaging in criminal activities. They said this before a Federal

Northern CAN Asks States to Establish Ranches, Restructure Nigeria’s Political System – Local news Nigeria

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN) in the 19 northern states and Federal Capital Territory have called on the states that have suffered the ravages of herdsmen attacks to legalize ranching and establish enforcement mechanisms to deal with defaulters. This is part of resolutions reached at an emergency meeting of the group held in Kaduna State