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Recall: Dino Knows Fate on July 3
The senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Hon. Dino Melaye will know his fate as regards his recall from the upper chamber of the national assembly on July 3. This was revealed by the Independent National Electoral Commission after their meeting in the Federal Capital Territory on Wednesday.
34 Nigerians Deported from Europe
A total of 34 Nigerians deported from Europe arrived the Muritala Mohammed Airport in Ikeja at about 6:30am on Wednesday. These included Nigerians deported from Switzerland, Belgium, Iceland, Germany and one more country. The list comprised 32 males and 2 females according to a statement by Joshua Alabi, spokesman of Lagos Airport Police Command.
FG Appeals Saraki’s Acquittal, Says Unreasonable
The Federal Government on Tuesday file an 11 ground notice of appeal against the June 14 acquittal of the senate president, Bukola Saraki by the Code of Conduct Tribunal. The notice of appeal was signed by the lead prosecuting counsel Mr Rotimi Jacobs, SAN and an assistant chief state counsel.
Eid-El Fitri: FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holiday
The Federal Government has announced that June 26, 27 as public holidays as part of celebrations to conclude the Islamic fast also known as Ramadan. This was contained in a statement released by the media team of the presidency on Wednesday.
Naira to Gain Further- Analysts
The Nigerian Naira is expected to gain further next weeks as foreign investors dive into local stocks, CBN current intervention policies and on the background of an already improving economy. This is according to reports from several analysts.
10 Escape Death as Four-storey Building Collapses in Ilorin
About 10 people were said to have escaped tragedy as a four-storey building collapsed in Ilorin, Kwara State. Sources indicate that the building which was under construction would have served as hostels for students of the University of Ilorin. The incident which occurred on Wednesday was reported in various news channels.
I’m the Rightful Monarch of Lagos- Akiolu
Oba Rilwan Akiolu on Tuesday reiterated his stance as the rightful monarch of Lagos at a hearing at the Ikeja High Court. This was in response to the pleas of the plaintiffs to absolve and dethrone the outspoken monarch who has witnessed many controversies ever since his assent to the throne.
Hate Speech: Biafra Agitators, Arewa Youths Risk Jail Terms
The Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo has reiterated calls for the unity of the country as one indivisible and in-dissolvable entity. He further maintained that Biafra Agitators and Arewa youths face jail terms as their actions clearly contradict the Nigerian constitution.
7 Fake Credit Cards Found in Dammy Krane’s Pocket
Operatives of the United States security service detected 7 fake credit cards in the possession of sensational Nigerian music act Dammy Krane. Dammy Krane who has seen his world turned upside down since he was accosted in Miami Florida for fraud has since come out to deny all charges.
Etisalat to Change Structure in Nigeria
Following talks of a possible takeover by a consortium of banks led by Access bank, Senior executives in Etisalat Nigeria and workers in general are bracing up for a major change in the structure of the company. The consequence of this is not yet known but fingers are crossed and tensions are high amongst workers.
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