Daily Archives: March 8, 2019

Oyo govt pays promotion entitlement

The Oyo State Government on Friday disclosed that it has commenced the payment of the financial benefits for workers in line with the 2012 – ...

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Enugu: APC Assembly candidates disown purported call for polls postponement

… affirm readiness for election A coalition of House of Assembly candidates on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Enugu State, have ...

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Akpabio withdraws court case challenging election defeat

Former Senate minority leader, Godswill Akpabio, has withdrawn a case he filed challenging his Senate reelection loss. Akpabio’s lawyer, Sunday Ameh, announced the withdrawal in ...

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Aisha seeks only APC members in Buhari’s new cabinet

Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, has appealed to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to consider only card-carrying members for political appointments in the next dispensation. ...

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Alleged forgery: Court refuses to disqualify Wike from guber poll

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday dismissed a suit seeking an order disqualifying Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State from contesting the Saturday’s ...

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Man Utd/Ajax: UEFA explains controversial Champions League VAR calls

UEFA took the unusual step on Friday to explain a series of controversial Video Assistant Referees (VAR) calls in this week’s Champions League last 16 ...

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BREAKING: Court sentences Lekan Shonde to death for killing wife

The Lagos State High Court on Friday sentenced Lekan Shonde to death by hanging for killing his wife, Ronke. Lekan Shonde, a depot worker in ...

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Supreme Court affirms interim forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m

The Supreme Court on Friday affirmed an order of interim forfeiture made by the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court in respect of $8.4m ...

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NUJ/NAWOJ Housing fraud: Hearing due March 13 as Court summons Tunji Ogunwusi, Ifeyinwa Omowole, Deji Elumoye, Tosin Odusola

The case between some Lagos journalists and other claimants versus Prince Tunji Ogunwusi’s Primewaterview Holdings, NAWOJ’s National President, Ifeyinwa Omowole, Deji Elumoye, Tosin Odusola and ...

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March 9: INEC to withhold certificates of return for intimidation of officials, cancel polls for no smart card readers

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it would not issue Certificates of Return to candidates in places where its officials were held hostage or forced to declare winners under duress in the governorship and state Houses of Assembly elections ...

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