Governor Makinde Picks 27-year-old As Commissioner

The Speaker of the House, Adebo Ogundoyin, confirmed Fakorede’s nomination in his Facebook post on Monday. The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has nominated a 27-year-old graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Seun Fakorede, as a commissioner. He bagged a civil engineering degree from the OAU in 2016. The Speaker of the House, Adebo Ogundoyin, […]

EFCC Arrests Atiku’s Lawyer, Son For Laundering $2m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a lawyer, Mr Uyiekpen Giwa-Osagie, and his son, Erhunse, for allegedly laundering $2m in the build-up to this year’s general elections. Giwa-Osagie, who is said to be the lawyer to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, was alleged to […]

Ihedioha in a hurry to destroy my legacies —Okorocha

The immediate past governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha on Thursday told his successor, Emeka Ihedioha, that he was not declared the governor of the state by the Independent National Electoral Commissioner to fight him. Okorocha, who was reacting to the take over of Eastern Palm University, Ogboko by the state government in a statement […]

TRIBUNAL: Muhammadu Buhari Had 5 Credits In Cambridge WAEC – Examination Body

Mr Henry Adewumi, Deputy Registrar of West African Examinations Council (WAEC) in charge of school registration has said President Muhammadu Buhari obtained a Cambridge University West African Examination certificate with five credits. Adewumi stated this while testifying before the presidential election petitions tribunal sitting in Abuja. The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Atiku Abubakar are […]

JUST IN: Tribunal Sacks House of Reps Member, Ikengboju Gboluga

Gboluga was sacked by the tribunal over his allegiance to the United Kingdom having acquired UK citizenship. The elections petition tribunal sitting in Akure, the Ondo State capital on Wednesday sacked Ikengboju Gboluga of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, as the member representing Okitipupa/Irele federal constituency in the House of Representatives. Gboluga was sacked by […]

39-year-old British-Nigerian Appointed As Minister By Boris Johnson

Kemi Badenoch was elected to parliament in 2017, having previously served for the conservatives in the London assembly.  Kemi Badenoch  Boris Johnson, British prime minister, has named Kemi Badenoch, a UK-born Nigerian, a minister in his cabinet.  Badenoch was appointed minister of children.  Born in London to Nigerian parents, the 39 year old spent part of […]