Niyi Odebode, John Alechenu, Olusola Fabiyi, Leke Baiyewu and Olaleye Aluko The Coalition of United Political Parties on Monday alleged that INEC was giving to Osun State officials unclaimed permanent voter cards in units where there would be supplementary election. The coalition members alleged that the conspiracy was being spearheaded by some unnamed national officers […]
Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, on Monday warned 30 newly-appointed Senior Advocates of Nigeria that the rank could be withdrawn from them if they abused it. He also said the police were investigating some lawyers found to have forged court judgments they present3ed during the process of appointment as […]
Olufemi Atoyebi and Femi Makinde, Osogbo The candidate of the Social Democratic Party in last Saturday’s election in Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has said that he will only pledge his support for the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ademola Adeleke, in the Thursday’s rerun of the poll if the party satisfies his conditions. […]
Sesan Olufowobi The Governor Advisory Council (GAC) of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State on Monday backed the direct primary adopted by the party. The 22-man council, which is the highest decision making organ of the party and headed by the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, said there would […]
John Alechenu, Abuja T he National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, has vowed that the party will not field people he described as opportunists who seek to use the party’s platform to pursue their selfish interests. He said the party had learnt from its past mistakes and was prepared to make amends […]
United Bank for Africa Plc, UBA, has been adjudged as the ‘Most innovative Digital Bank’ of the year, in the digital category of the International Finance Awards organised by the International Finance Magazine.
Sierra Leone’s Sports Minister reacted angrily on Monday to a threat by FIFA to ban or suspend the country for the suspension of the nation’s two top football officials in a corruption probe. “We will not accept or tolerate any threat from FIFA,” minister Ibrahim Nyelenkeh told AFP in Freetown. The global association, he insisted, […]