Buhari Sends Names Of New Ministerial Nominees To Senate

President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated two persons as minister and is seeking the approval of the Senate for their appointment, it has been reliably learnt. A communication on the ministerial nominees was sent to the Senate on Tuesday night. A source close to the leadership of the Senate said that …

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Fayose’s Ex-Aide, Rep Arraigned For Murder

A former Personal Assistant to Governor Ayo Fayose during his first tenure, Goke Olatunji, was on Tuesday arraigned at an Ado Ekiti High Court over alleged murder. The offences were allegedly committed 11 years ago. Also charged with him is a member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Thaddeus Aina, …

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‘I Married My Wife With Another Man’s Pregnancy’

A respondent, Mr. Abiodun Adeyanju, yesterday told an Akure Customary Court that he married his wife, Mrs. Opeyemi Adeyanju, carrying another man’s pregnancy. Abiodun told the court that despite being aware of his wife’s pregnancy for another man, he still married her to show his love and kindness for her. …

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Liz Benson’s Second Daughter Set To Wed

Veteran Nollywood actress, Elizabeth Benson, popularly known as Liz Benson Ameye, shot to limelight when she appeared on the set of the popular television soap opera, Fortunes in 1993. Her second daughter, Lilian Etim also known as Chef Leelee is set to walk down the aisle with her partner, Promise …

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Governor Diverts N500m Refund To Repay His Loan

Detectives have recovered N500million allegedly diverted by a governor from the London-Paris Club loan refund. The governor diverted the N500million (out of his state’s share of the N19b first tranche) to a mortgage bank but the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) tracked and secured the cash. Besides, two firms …

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Tinubu, A Great Leader Who Unseats Incumbent Government – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has poured encomium on former Lagos State Governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on his 65th birthday, describing him as a great leader who unseats incumbent government. President Buhari said Tinubu’s foray into politics 25 years ago whose has “ushered …

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Man Jailed 9 Months For Insulting Kastina Governor

A Katsina Chief Magistrate’s Court has sentenced one Gambo Saeed to nine months imprisonment for insulting and defaming the character of Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State on social media. The police prosecutor, Isa Liti, earlier told the court that Saeed was arraigned following complaints received from Mansur Ali Mashi, …

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