New Federal Secretariat, Awka, Will Reduce Cost O Service Delivery – Pres. Buhari By Chris Chikelue/Nwakaego Okafor The Federal Government has said that the reason for establishing a Federal Secretariat in Awka is to reduce cost of governance and improve service delivery in the state. President Muhammadu Buhari said this while commissioning […]
Gov. Soludo Signs 5-Yr Development MOU With UNDP
Gov. Soludo Signs 5-Yr Development MOU With UNDP By Christian ABURIME Governor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, on behalf of Anambra State Government, has signed a five-year agreement with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP). The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which was signed at the Government House, Awka, can be extended for […]
Arrested Fake Lawyer Says He Engaged In Fraud To Hurt His Father
Arrested Fake Lawyer Says He Engaged In Fraud To Hurt His Father 25 year-old Ayanrinde Abdulgafar, arrested in Osun by operatives of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, for parading himself as a lawyer, has said that he engages in crime to hurt his father. Abdulgafar, who was paraded […]
Police Arrest Students Of Federal Science College Ekiti For Criminal Offence
Police Arrest Students Of Federal Science College Ekiti For Criminal Offence Police in Ekiti State in collaboration with local security guards of Federal Science and Technical College Usi-Ekiti, have arrested One Adelabu Okiki ‘15yrs’, Ogunsulade Vincent ‘14yrs’ and One Ogunleye Ayomibe ‘15yrs’ for conspiracy, burglary and stealing. The suspects, who […]
Court Removes Alkali-Baba as IG, says his stay in office illegal
Court Removes Alkali-Baba as IG, says his stay in office illegal A Federal High Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State, has declared that the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, is not entitled to the current seat he is occupying. Justice Fatun Riman made the pronouncement, pointing out that his […]
Sixteen civilians face military trial in Pakistan over protests Relating to the arrest of Imran Khan.
A court in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore has handed 16 civilians to the military for trial over their suspected involvement in violent protests this month following the arrest of former Prime Minister Imran Khan. The military said the suspects handed over on Thursday would be tried in its […]
Police Deploy Personnel To Protect Aso Villa, Eagle Square.
Ahead of the May 29 inauguration of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu, the police have deployed personnel to protect the Presidential Villa, provide security at and around the Eagle Square in Abuja, and man all Nigerian borders, seaports, and airports. Force Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi disclosed this on Thursday in […]
Reps Meet Malami Over Missing $2.4bn Crude Oil Sale
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami says so far his office has successfully recovered over one billion dollars ($1bn) for the country. He stated this when he appeared before an ad hoc committee of the House of Representatives which is investigating the alleged missing 2.4 billion dollars […]
Ex-Presidential Candidate Fined N40m For Seeking To Stop Tinubu’s Inauguration.
The Court of Appeal, Abuja has fined a former presidential candidate, Ambrose Owuru, N40m for filing a frivolous suit seeking to stop the inauguration of the President-elect, Bola Tinubu on May 29. The Court ordered Owuru to pay the sum of N10m each to President Muhammadu Buhari, the Attorney General […]
Buhari Hands Over Transition Documents To Tinubu Ahead Of May 29.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday handed over transition documents to the president-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The files which contain three key documents, comprise of briefing notes (on each of the nine priority areas covering key sectors). A compendium (which captures the priority programmes and projects implemented by his administration) and […]