Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam, sent to jail Pakistan’s former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif along with his daughter Maryam were arrested Friday on their return to the country after they were convicted in a corruption case, less than two weeks before the country goes to polls. Sharif was sent to Adiala jail in Rawalpindi,
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu Legislation that defines Israel as the national homeland of the Jewish people and downgrades the status of Arabic from an official language to having a “special status” passed the Israeli parliament early Thursday, ending a years-long push by right-wing lawmakers against the outcry of civil liberty groups. The bill, passed in an
Malaysia’s former prime minister Najib Razak was hit with new charges today linked to a multi-billion-dollar financial scandal that contributed to his shock election defeat in May. Appearing at a court in Kuala Lumpur, Najib was charged with three counts of money-laundering over claims he pocketed 42 million ringgit ($10.3 million) from a former unit
****To Unveil Policy Document After months of consultations with critical stakeholders in his party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), and Nigeria, former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, will on Saturday formally declare to contest the 2019 presidential election under the PDP. A press release from the media office of the former Vice President stated that Atiku will […]
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President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the government and people of Nasarawa State over the death of former Minister of Works, Housing and Urban Development, Dr Hassan Mohammed Lawal. Buhari, in a condolence message through his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu,described the death of Lawal as a personal loss. The President […]
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Court A 31-year-old farmer, Seun Ehinmisan, was on Thursday arraigned in an Okitipupa Magistrates’ over alleged N145,000 fraud. The accused, of no fixed address, is standing trial on a one-count charge of Advance Fee Fraud. The prosecutor, Insp. Zedekiah Orogbemi, told the court that the accused on Feb. 10, about 9:00a.m. at No. 18, Erinje […]
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The former minister of aviation, Babatunde Omotoba, has revealed that the current infrastructure in the power sector was incapable of transmitting more than 4000 megawatts adding that Nigeria cannot generate 7000 megawatts. He stated this in Abuja yesterday at the 2018 engineering conference organised by the Nigerian Institution of Civil Engineers (NICE) Abuja chapter with […]
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PRIME Minister of The Netherlands Mark Rutte has promised to support Nigeria in the fight against terrorism, President Muhammadu Buhari has said.
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