Watch what John Olusegun Odubela, SAN exclusively told Vanguard on the position of the law on the embattled former chairman of the Economic and financial crimes commission, EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu who is currently being probed by the presidential probe panel.
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The arrival of a son for Prince Ned Nwoko and Princess Regina Nwoko a while ago signalled the high point of the marriage of two stars. This most celebrated marriage in Africa has taken the media by storm and redefined African love in a way that is both positive and esoteric. Ned Nwoko is an accomplished businessman, Antarctica explorer, international lawyer, Politician, environmentalist and philanthropist. Princess Regina is also an accomplished star actress and film producer.
By Johnbosco Agbakwuru There appears to be grumbling among operatives at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over who takes over from the suspended acting Chairman of the Commission, Ibrahim Magu. President Muhammadu Buhari had on Friday approved the suspension of the embattled acting Chairman who has been facing the Presidential probe panel sittingRead More
By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Governorship screening Committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Ondo state has disqualified one of the 12 aspirants who had procured its nomination and expression of interest forms for the July 20 governorship primary election. Vanguard learned from party sources that the affected aspirant is Dr Segun Abraham,Read
By Kingsley Omonobi The lawyer to Ibrahim Magu, the suspended Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Oluwatosin Ojaomo, on Friday, applied for an administrative bail at the force headquarters for Magu, who is facing corruption charges before a presidential panel. Mr. Ojaomo told Vanguard that he filed the application to theRead More
The Special Adviser to Edo State Governor on Media and Communication Strategy, Mr Crusoe Osagie, has said that “the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the September 19 gubernatorial election, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, former National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and their ilk, will face defeat in the hands of well-meaningRead
By Rasheed Sobowale The legal counsel to Nigerian Instagram big boy, Ramon Abbas, (a.ka. Hushpuppi) has claimed he was “kidnapped” from Dubai by the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). According to Gal Pissetzky of Pissetzky & Berliner, the FBI and the United States government “acted illegally when they kidnapped him from Dubai withoutRead
Real Madrid defender Marcelo is expected to miss the rest of the La Liga season after the club confirmed on Friday he has an adductor injury. Tests showed the 32 years old has a problem in his left adductor muscle and while Madrid have not given a recovery time, the Brazilian looks set toRead More
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By Omeiza Ajayi The Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, has stopped 58 London-bound Nigerian medical doctors from traveling. A statement from the media office of the NIS said the doctors “attempted travelling aboard a UK-bound aircraft flight number ENT 550, registration number SP-ES that flew in from London.” TheRead
The Federal Government, yesterday, proposed an expenditure of N11.86 trillion for the 2021 budget, representing a 9.7 per cent increase when compared with N10.81 trillion in the revised 2020 budget.
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…insists APC taking Edo voters for granted The candidate of Labour Party (LP) in the September 19, 2020 governorship election in Edo State, Dr. Isaiah Osifo has called on Edo people to reject the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, who is currently undergoing criminal trial over alleged N700m fraud. Ize-IyamuRead
By Omeiza Ajayi, Abuja The National Emergency Management Agency NEMA has disclosed of its readiness to mitigate this year’s impact of flooding in 102 local government areas spread across 28 states of the Federation. Director General of the agency, AVM Muhammadu Muhammed disclosed this in a statement Friday in Abuja. He said according to theRead More
ABUJA- MINISTER of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio told the Senate yesterday that if the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC must address the challenges of the Niger Delta region, it has become very imperative for both the Senate and the House of Representatives to closely monitor the Budget of the agency.
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Former acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu has responded to several allegations levied against him by the Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami (SAN). A Presidency source told Vanguard Online that Magu may not be released from detention until he responds satisfactorily to all allegations against him. However, Vanguard Online gatheredRead
Sudan’s transitional government and rebel groups negotiating in South Sudan’s capital, Juba, will sign a final peace deal in two weeks’ time. The news emerged after a delegation of South Sudanese mediators returned from Sudan’s capital, Khartoum. The peace talks, had been stalled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The negotiations recently resumed via video conferencingRead
By Peter Duru – Makurdi The Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Benue State University, Makurdi, Prof. Zacharys Gundu in a letter addressed to the school’s Vice Chancellor indicated that ‘a senior security staff” has died of COVID-19. Prof. Gundu who himself has tested positive for COVID-19 noted “a few days after” his “samples were takenRead
Bruno Fernandes has become only the seventh player to win two successive Premier League Player of the Month awards. Mohamed Salah, Jamie Vardy, Harry Kane, Cristiano Ronaldo, Dennis Bergkamp and Robbie Fowler are the only other players to have achieved the feat. The Manchester United midfielder, who joined from Sporting CP in January, has madeRead More
Hails Buhari, Malami for the arrest, probe Says EFCC under Magu was nothing, but a private army for persecution, witch hunting By Henry Umoru – Abuja Senator Shehu Sani who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th Senate first on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC and later the Peoples Redemption Party, PRP, said onRead More
By Chioma Obinna The leadership of the Nigerian Union of Allied Health Professionals, NUAHP, on Friday urged the presidency to investigate the alleged attack on health workers at the Federal Medical Centre, FMC, Lokoja. NUAHP also demanded that those involved in the attack by hoodlums suspected to be political thugs on the 1st of JulyRead More