Niger State government urged Aliyu to refund the allegedly embezzled funds so the government can work with the money. This is a vindication of Fejiro Oliver, an investigative journalist, who was abducted by the government of Niger State in 2014 for exposing the rots in the State and the corrupt governance style of Governor Aliyu
Tinubu stated categorically that as far as he was concerned, Saraki’s emergence did not reflect the mandate of the APC party. He insisted that the already sworn in Senator deliberately defied a party he had sworn his allegiance to just for his personal interests.
Senator Ahmed Lawani had on Sunday been elected at the mock elections organised by the APC beating Saraki who boycotted the primaries with claims that the party adopted a voting pattern which he described as “undemocratic and against universal electoral norms and practice.”
Officials of the Lagos State Emergency Agency (LASEMA) who are working on the site of the inferno told our correspondent that the driver of the tanker is on the run. One official said it has been the attitude of tanker and freight drivers to always flee whenever they have accidents with their vehicles
Alhaji Bello said both the dead and injured victims had been taken to the Federal Medical Centre, Yola, and the Specialists Hospital, Yola. According to him, most of the unfortunate victims were roadside food vendors, meat sellers and fruit sellers and some hawkers
A disastrous explosion at a petrol station in Accra, the capital of Ghana has left at least 73 people dead, this is according to the reports by the country’s fire brigade.
Amaechi believes that the plan of the Governor to probe his government is to paint his administration in bad colours and he also describes it as a “deliberate witch hunt.”
The soldiers in their summon queried the refusal of Mr Minimah and the Nigerian army to make public the findings of the general court martial, this they described as illegal since their lives were at stake here
The embattled Kashamu declared that the anti-drugs commission has no rights to begin proceedings against him, until a warrant of arrest has been issued by the court