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Former Super Eagles captain, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha yesterday said he was never contacted over his alleged failure to pay income tax before a Lagos court issued a bench warrant for his arrest. It will be recalled that an order had been issued by a Lagos High Court in Igbosere for Okocha’s arrest earlier in […]

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, Maitama, has dismissed the application filed by a former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), asking the court to adjourn his N28.3 billion fraud trial indefinitely The intent of the motion, according to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, was to compel the federal government […]

The Imo State Police Command has raised the alarm over the discovery of a female corpse at Agbala. This was made public in a press release by the force PRO for Imo State, Ikeokwu Godson Orlando on behalf of the state commissioner for police, Dasuki Galadanchi, who said that all efforts to identify the body […]

Analysts have expressed fears that motor insurance premium income in the Insurance sector for 2018 may not exceed the 2017 figure as many companies have crashed rates for fleet motor insurance. Although the industry’s 2018 financial performance is still being awaited, some stakeholders are of the opinion that the abuse of fleet motor insurance premium […]

The Electoral Officer of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Okrika Local Government Area of Rivers State, Leo Okon has disclosed how soldiers from the 6 Division, Port Harcourt allegedly hijacked election result materials after voting in Saturday presidential election. Okon said that the soldiers invaded INEC office in Okrika and snatched results of […]

Imo State governor and senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Owelle Rochas Okorocha has been declared winner of  Last Saturday’s elections for the Imo West Senatorial district. In a chat with one of our correspondents, an Owerri resident made a claim alleging that the elections may have been manipilated to favour the sitting […]

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in an interview broadcast yesterday accused the American government of manufacturing a crisis in an attempt to start a war in South America. Maduro, in an interview, told American media from the presidential palace in Caracas in remarks translated by the network from Spanish that everything the United States government has […]

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has described as illogical, the rejection of the 2019 presidential election results by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The Director of Strategic Communication of the APC Campaign Organization, Festus Keyamo, in a statement, asked the PDP is rejecting results that have not been fully and completely announced. In a series […]

The People’s Democratic Party, PDP yesterday alleged that the results being announced by the INEC had been altered. The National Chairman of the party, Uche Secondus, during a press conference in Abuja said the results were unacceptable to the party, adding that the party was forced to take a stand and make the pronouncements. The […]

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has threatened to sue the Independent National Electoral Commission over the defeat of President Muhammadu Buhari in some parts of Anambra State in the Saturday’s poll. Ngige, President Buhari’s agent in the election, faulted the results INEC declared in the Idemili area of state. While saying the […]

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