Category: Politics

Court orders Zuma to repay government funds spent on private residence

South Africa’s top court on Thursday delivered a damning verdict against President Jacob Zuma, saying he had ‘failed to uphold’ the constitution in a case over public funds spent upgrading his private residence. Zuma “failed to uphold, defend and respect the constitution as the supreme law of the land,” said Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng in […]

EFCC Beams Searchlight on 100 Pro-Jonathan Groups-frolic media.

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has beamed its searchlight to 100 pro-Jonathan campaign groups under the auspices of the Goodluck Support Group. 00

Tax enforcement and prosecution of defaulters in Lagos State to commence after March 31st dealine

In consonance with Section 82 of the Personal Income Tax Act (as amended), The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) wishes to formally notify the public of its intention to commence the prosecution of tax evaders and offenders in Lagos State beginning from April 1,2016. Under the Personal Income Tax Act, a taxable person is […]

Buhari: APC woudn’t have won without Tinubu

President Muhammadu Buhari has attributed the triumph of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 general election to the vision of a National Leader of the party, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. Buhari said this in a recorded tribute which was presented at the 8th Bola Tinubu Colloquium in Abuja on Tuesday. At the event, which was […]

Obasanjo condoles with Kano traders over fire tragedy

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Tuesday commiserated with victims of the Sabon Gari market fire incident which affected over 3,800 shops in Kano state. He made the remark when he paid a sympathy visit to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje at the Government House, Kano. He described the incident as “very unfortunate, considering the monumental losses incurred […]

Kachikwu: I won’t resign…Fuel Scarcity will end in 9 days

The Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, appeared before the Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream) on Tuesday to give reasons for the acute fuel scarcity across the country and the efforts being made by his ministry to resolve the embarrassing situation. He regretted the situation and apologised to Nigerians, who he said […]

Presidency Talks Gains of Nigeria’s Membership of Islamic Coalition, OIC; Saboteurs in Government

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Senior special assistant to the president on media and publicity, Mr Garba Shehu in a recent interview; excerpts of which he shared on his Facebook page on Sunday, listed the benefits Nigeria stands to gain from the Saudi Arabia-led Islamic coalition against terrorism as well as its membership of the Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC). […]

Army Promises N1million Reward for Information About Kidnapped Colonel

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The Nigeria Army has increased the amount it promised to give anyone with useful information about colonel Samaila Inusa who was abducted yesterday in Kaduna. 00

FG to Send Parents of Chibok Girls to Cameroon to Verify Claim of Arrested Girl Bomber

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The Federal Government is to send parents of kidnapped Chibok girl to Cameroon to verify claims by an arrested girl suicide bomber that she was one of the girls abducted from their school in Chibok in April 2014. 00

APC Power Tussle: Buhari Mends Fences with Tinubu

According to Punch President Muhammadu Buhari seems to be  making fresh moves to mend fences with a National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu. The Punch reports that President Buhari decided to reach out to Tinubu to seek his support for the control of the APC. Despite repeated claims by Tinubu that […]
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