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A Federal High Court Sitting In Kano Has Reversed Oshiomhole’s Suspension

A Federal High Court in Kano on Thursday, suspended the ruling of an FCT High Court Abuja suspending Comrade Adams Oshiomhole as the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress. Justice Lewis Allagoa had ordered the police and the Department of State Services (DSS) to provide security for Oshiomhole to resume in his office contrary...

Berger/Kara Bridge To Be Reopened Sunday

The Federal Government on Saturday said the Berger/Kara Bridge would be opened to Motorists on March 1. This was made known by the Federal Controller of Works, Lagos, Mr Adedamola Kuti while speaking to newsmen. Kuti also said a total of 31 kilometers out of the 43 km stretch from Old Toll Gate to Sagamu Interchange...

Rumble In The House Of INEC

Following the declaration of the Electoral body earlier this week, the list has been published of political parties that are still recognised and that of those delisted. Alot have been said by political bigwigs Below are the delisted parties and Votes in 2019 Presidential Election PCP: 110,196GDPN: 41,852APA: 36,866SNC: 28,680APDA: 26,558PPA: 21,822ANN: 16,779MMN: 14,540DPP: 14,483ACD: 11,325NPC:...

Sanwo-Olu bans tricycles, Okada, Opay, Gokada on Lagos Road

Lagos State Government has placed a ban on the activities of commercial motorcycles popularly called Okada and tricycles in some local government areas in the state. The ban also includes Opay and Gokada operators. Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, said on Monday that the decision was taken after a robust assessment of the debate...

Malami Revokes Statement On Operation Amotekun, Claims He Was Misinterpreted

The Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has on Thursday revoked his earlier comment about the establishment of the Western Nigeria Security Outfit which he declared illegal. Malami whose condemnation on the outfit codenamed Operation Amotekun has since caused uproar on social media claimed he was only misinterpreted by the Six southwest governors...

My Stands On The Protest Of Ihedioha’s Removal By Supreme Court. Femi Falana SAN

The protesters claimed they were protesting the injustice meted on the people of Imo State. When I examined the protester, I discovered the following: Ihedioha's mother was not among, because she is not from Imo State. Ihedioha's wife was not among, because she is not an Imo State woman. Ihedioha's children were not there because they are not...

FG Slams Adoke, Shell, Others With 42-count Charges Over Malabu Oil Deal

The Federal Government has filed a fresh 42-count charge against former Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, and six others over alleged fraud in the $1.1 billion Malabu oil deal. Adoke is being charged alongside Rasky Gbinigie, A. Abubakar, Malabu Oil and Gas Limited, Nigeria Agip Exploration Limited, Shell Ultra...

19 Killed As Gunmen Invade Tawari Community In Kogi State

A car touched by gunmen during an early morning attack At least 19 people have been reported killed following an overnight attack by gunmen on Tawari community in Kogi Local Government Area of Kogi State. Some residents of the community who narrowly escaped death alleged that the attackers could have been armed herdsmen. Among those killed...

Oyo, Firm Target Two Million Households For Solar Power

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, is working to make solar energy accessible to no fewer than two million households in the state, the Managing Partner, Global Head of Business, Triton Solar, Mr Bhagi Sandilya, has said. He stated that solar energy would revolutionise the economy of Oyo State in particular and Nigeria in...