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Atiku’s American visa status confidential – US

The United States Consulate in Lagos on Friday declared that the issue of US visa for anyone, irrespective of social standing in the society, is strictly a confidential matter, which the US Government will not discuss in public. Public Affairs Officer (PAO), US Consulate, Lagos,

Festus Ogun: On Ganduje and insincerity of EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recently said it cannot immediately yield to calls to investigate Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, who is accused of receiving millions of dollars in bribe, because Mr Abdullahi enjoys constitutional immunity from criminal proceedings. During a

FG spends N3.5m monthly to feed Ibrahim El-Zakzaky – Lai Mohammed

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, yesterday revealed that the Federal Government spends as much as N3.5 million a month to feed detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria aka Shi’ites, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. FG spends N3.5m monthly to feed Ibrahim El-Zakzaky – Lai

3 people confirmed dead in boat accident in Lagos

Three people have been confirmed dead in a boat accident in Lagos. According to reports, the boat was conveying about twenty passengers enroute Ojo from Coconut jetty, a suburb in Lagos when the boat capsized in the middle of the sea. 3 people confirmed dead

Ondo ADC Chairman, Senatorial candidate, three others kidnapped

The Ondo State Chairman of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, Bisi Ogungbemi has been kidnapped by unknown armed men. The party’s Senatorial Candidate for Ondo North in next year’s elections, Jide Ipinsagba was also kidnapped. According to a source, those kidnapped alongside the party chieftains

How former banker broke into ATM, stole N14m

A former banker, Emmanuel Onuma, has been arrested by operatives of the FCT Police command for allegedly breaking into the Automated Teller Machine gallery of his former bank to steal N14million. The 34-year-old was said to have carried out the heist at the Garki, Abuja

Nigerian Govt kicks against bail for suspected illegal arms importers

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami, yesterday kicked against bail applications by two businessmen, Ayogu James and Ifeuwa Moses, who were arraigned at the Federal High Court in Lagos for allegedly importing 1,570 pump action rifles illegally. Prosecuting counsel/director in the Federal Ministry

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