Former Group Managing Director (GMD), Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Andrew Yakubu, on Wednesday, told the Federal High Court, Abuja, that substantial part of the money found at his Kaduna residence by EFCC in 2017 was given to him as gift after leaving office.
The federal government has said in view of recent misguided comments and innuendos, it has become expedient for the Ministry of Petroleum to explain misconceptions around the issue of Petroleum Products Deregulation.
ISESELE EZEKIEL, Benin
A Benin High Court has ordered Edo State Government to render account of on the cost of constructing the Benin Water Storm Project to the founder, One Foundation , Chief Patrick Eholor in compliance with the Freedom of Information Act.
Former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Akwa Ibom State, Chief Victor Iyanam had told Governor Udom Emmanuel to rejig his cabinet and appoint full-time Commissioners who would help to actualise his completion agendaContinue reading “Part-time commissioners can’t achieve much- Former Attorney General cautions Emmanuel Udom”
Former Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, on Wednesday, mocked Ibrahim Magu over his suspension as acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
JOE OKWUOFU, Ibadan.
The family of late governor Kolapo Ishola of Oyo state on Tuesday reacted to the statement of the former Chief of Staff to late governor Abiola Ajimobi, Dr. Gbade Ojo , who claimed that more than N30million was released to the family to support the burial of the late former governor Ishola by the then governor Ajimobi’s government.
The death toll from coronavirus (COVID-19) in Edo State has climbed to 50, with a total of 1,435 people testing positive for the disease, while 840 persons have been discharged from the state isolation facilities.
The Delta Government on Tuesday announced that the Commissioner for Information, Mr Charles Aniagwu and 21 other persons have been discharged from Isolation Centre in the state where they were being treated for COVID-19.
The Senate on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to immortalise a former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, by naming the Ibadan Airport after him.