Tuesday , 7 April 2020
Home / News (page 3857)


You Must Face Trial – EFCC Tells Ex- Gov Sylva

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to refuse a request by former Bayelsa State governor, Timipre Sylva not to proceed with his trial pending the outcome of a an appeal …

Read More »

Jonathan, Oil-producing States’ Governors Meet

Yesterday,President Goodluck Jonathan had closed-door meeting with governors of oil producing states at the presidential villa, Abuja. This is coming barely 24 hours after the Finance Minister and Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala dared state governors to …

Read More »

We did not ban peaceful protests – Police

Abuja –  On Tuesday,the Nigeria Police Force Headquarters said it had not banned peaceful rallies or assemblies in any part of the country but had only issued advisory notice. The spokesman for the force, CSP Frank Mba, stated this at …

Read More »

INEC officials can no longer rig —REC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has it has evolved a water-tight structure that will make rigging impossible by any of its officials. Resident Electoral Commissioner, Ondo State, Mr. Akin Orebiyi, stated this while inaugurating an advisory committee on voter education …

Read More »