Court Orders Forfeit of N1.04bn Traced To Patience Jonathan

A Federal High Court sitting in Kano has ordered forfeiture of the sum of N1,000,494,000 (One Billion, Four Hundred and Ninety Four Thousand Naira) belonging Patience Jonathan. It was gathered that the money was lodged in three deposits with Fidelity Bank Plc on 20th and 25th May, 2015. The Court presided over by Justice A. Lewis-Allagoa in consequent upon a motion ex parte filed by the Economic and Financial Commission, EFCC is seeking for the interim forfeiture of the money, which was found in the Bank account of Magel Resort…

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(Photos) 19 Yahoo Yahoo Boys Nabbed With Charms, Female Pants

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office have arrested 19 suspected internet fraudsters at Ologuneru Area of the metropolitan city of Ibadan and at Akobo, Ibadan, Oyo State. They are, Bamidele Ayodele Samson, Bamidele Philip, Tunji Oladapo Sowale, Bololaji Olalekan and Abdulrauf Abiodun. Others are: Olaleye Pelumi, Anuokuwapo Olanrewaju, Paul Damilola, Olateye David Tobi, Arewa Adekunle Ibrahim, Oyesanmi Ayomikun Oluwaseun, Olaleye Israel, Adediran Kemisola, Omobolade Alarape and Olowolusi Oluwatomisin. The four other suspects arrested early hours of Friday, February 1, 2019 at their hideout at…

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Onoghen Still Remains CJN- Oranusi

Alphonsus Nweze A legal practitioner based in Onitsha, Anambra State, Chief Chuba Oranusi,has accused President Muhammad Buhari of deliberately working hard to destroy Nigeria because of his vaulting ambition to remain in office for a second term. Oranusi wondered how can President Buhari who swore to defend and protect the construction of Federal Republic of Nigeria would be working so hard to destroy that construction. He said “the president has little regard for the Constitution. He wanted to destroy the National Assembly but failed. Now it is the judiciary, another…

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Onnoghen: Uzum Blasts Buhari……Says His Executive Rascality, A Dangerous Precedent

The Executive Assistant on Orientation to Delta state governor, Barr Azuka Eugene Uzum has berated President Mohammed Buhari the ‘unconscious’ suspension of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Onnoghen. The Orientation boss in a press statement issued on Saturday at Asaba, described Mr President’s action as Executive Rascality and a dangerous precedent. Read the full statement “Democracy as a form of Governance is anchored under the doctrine of separation of powers. The three arms of Govt: Executive, Legislature and the Judiciary are complimentary but distinct. A learned Jurist Prof Do Aihe…

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U.S Embassy Issues Statement Over Suspension Of CJN, Onnoghen………Read Their Statement Here

The Embassy of the United States has on Saturday issued a press statement over the suspension on Chief Justice of Nigeria, Onnoghen. Their statement reads; “The Embassy of the United States is deeply concerned by the impact of the executive branch’s decision to suspend and replace the Chief Justice and head of the judicial branch without the support of the legislative branch on the eve of national and state elections. We note widespread Nigerian criticism that this decision is unconstitutional and that it undermines the independence of the judicial branch.…

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We’ve no connection with Scam Website – Delta Government

The attention of the Delta State Government have been drawn to a scam website which purports to empower people in the name of the state Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, after payment of an amount of money. A statement signed by the State Commissioner for Information, Chief Patrick Ukah, in Asaba stated that the website, https://okowaagain2019.online/register.php, is the handiwork of evil minded person or persons who are bent on defrauding unsuspecting members of the public. The statement categorically said that the state government has no connection, either directly or indirectly,…

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Ozekhome Calls on Nigerians to Shut Down Courts, Protest Massively Over Suspension of CJN

A constitutional lawyer, Mike Ozekhome (SAN) has described the suspension of Justice Walter Onnoghen as totally illegal and unconstitutional. Ozekhome in a statement on Friday he said the provisions of the constitution on appointment and removal of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN) was clear and was not followed by President Muhammadu Buhari. “The provisions of section 292(2) of the 1999 Constitution are quite clear on how the CJN can be removed from office. Aside sections 153,158 and parts 1 and 2 of the 3rd schedule to the Constitution, which…

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Oba Land Dispute: Anambra State Police Command Sidelined as PG Dragged To Court

The Anambra State Police Command have been sidelined in Oba land dispute in a bid by the former Inspector General of Police (IG), Special Monitoring Team Commander, in Porthacourt, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Ben Igwe, and Hon. Ben Oranusi of Ogwugwu village in Oba, Idemili Local Government Area of Anambra State to imprison Chief Dozie Nweke, President General of Aboji Akanano community, Oba. The duo of Igwe and Oranusi have dragged Chief Nweke, Chukwuanugo Onunkwo and others at large to an Idemili High Court, sitting in Ogidi through the…

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Madubuko Has United Traders More Than Any Commissioner In Anambra – Group ……Berates Integrity Traders’ Group

A group in the business community in South East, Anambra Traders Voice has disclosed that the Anambra Commissioner for Commerce, Industry, Markets and Wealth Creation, Dr. Christian Madubuko, has united traders more than any commissioner in the history of business community in Anambra state. This was disclosed by the group while berating Integrity Traders’ Group for calling for the sack of Madubuko. It would be recalled that Integrity Traders’ Group in a petition sent to Governor Obiano alleged that the Commissioner want to turn Anambra markets into “personal estates”. In…

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Ezekwesili Chickens Out Of Presidential Race……Set To Throw Weight Behind Atiku

With few weeks to the 2019 presidential election slated to hold on February 16, the candidate of the Allied Congress Party of Nigeria (ACPN), has withdrawn from the race. In a statement released early on Thursday morning, Mrs Ezekwesili said she stepped down from the election to help build a coalition to defeat the All Progressive Congress and the peoples Democratic Party in the election. When reached to confirm a statement on her withdrawal from the race to become the number one citizen of the country seen on Twitter, an…

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