Nobody Should Beg Buhari Over Me- Sambo Dasuki Yells

Nobody Should Beg Buhari Over Me- Sambo Dasuki Yells

Former National Security Adviser, Col Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has sent out words to his family members, relatives, associates and prominent Nigerians who are his friends not to beg President Muhammadu Buhari over his ongoing trial. ​This​ revelation was made ​to our correspondent​ by a source close to Dasuki. ​Speaking on the ex-NSA as he nears two years in government custody, the source replied: “Well, you all know what is happening. He has been granted bails…

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Let Me Have Open Trial- Dasuki Tells Federal Government

Let Me Have Open Trial- Dasuki Tells Federal Government

Former National Security Adviser (NSA) Col. Mohammed Sambo Dasuki (rtd) has pleaded with the Federal High Court in Abuja to adjourn indefinitely his trial in the charges of unlawful possession of firearms and money laundering brought against him since 2015 by the Federal government On Tuesday, Dasuki in a motion on notice argued by his counsel, Mr. Ahmed Raji, SAN, in Abuja said that the adjournment became imperative because he has referred to constitutional issues…

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Where Are My 56 Houses? Deziani Dares EFCC

Where Are My 56 Houses? Deziani Dares EFCC

A Lagos Federal High Court, has ordered the permanent forfeiture of 56 houses linked to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke. The Justice Abdulaziz Anka-led court gave the order while ruling on the matter, on Wednesday. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission claimed that Diezani acquired the said houses located in Lagos and Port Harcourt between 2011 and 2013 using front companies. EFCC said the former Minister paid $21,982,224 for the properties,…

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Highlights Of The Week You Must Know- From Orbitnews

Highlights Of The Week You Must Know-  From Orbitnews

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers: 1. The Lagos State Police Command has commenced investigations into the mysterious death of one of Davido’s crew members, Tagbo. While disclosing that it’s awaiting the result of an autopsy conducted on the deceased to ascertain the cause of death, which would guide its investigations, the Acting Commissioner of Police in the state, Edgar Imohimi, said that he had met with Davido and other parties involved…

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Abuja Court Passes Judgement On Stealing Case

Abuja Court Passes Judgement On Stealing Case

Nigerian courts have shown commitment in discouraging crime in the society especially when it has to do with the low class of the citizens. Again, a Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Friday sentenced a 34-year-old ex-convict, Friday Glory, to eighteen​ months imprisonment for being in possession of a stolen motorcycle. The convict, of no fixed address, was convicted on a two-count charge of possessing property reasonably suspected to be stolen and for being…

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Senator Abaribe Stands Tall In the Face Of Alleged Complicity With IPOB

Senator Abaribe Stands Tall In the Face Of Alleged Complicity With IPOB

The Senator representing Abia South Senatorial District, Enyinnaya Abaribe said on Wednesday that the Closed session of the Senate did not query him on his decision to sign the bail bond for the embattled leader of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu as opinions in some quaters suggest the senator may be in another hot soup as the senate resumes plenary last Tuesday.  Abaribe, who raised a point of order through Order 15 of…

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CHIEF JUSTICE OF NIGERIA, NATIONAL JUDICIAL COUNCIL PLOTS REINSTATEMENT OF CORRUPT JUDGES

CHIEF JUSTICE OF NIGERIA, NATIONAL JUDICIAL COUNCIL PLOTS REINSTATEMENT OF CORRUPT JUDGES

The National Judicial Council (NJC), a body whose mandate includes disciplinary action on members of the Nigerian judiciary who abuse their trust, has asked judges recently busted for corruption in various sting operations to return to work, according to a memo released today. Our sources also disclosed that the Chief Justice Of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has been working surreptitiously with some elements within the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) to clear the way for the…

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NDLEA PROTESTS NON-APPEARANCE OF JUDGE IN BAYELSA HIGH COURT

NDLEA PROTESTS NON-APPEARANCE OF JUDGE IN BAYELSA HIGH COURT

The Bayelsa State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has decried the absence of the sitting Judge in  the Federal High Court Yenagoa. Bayelsa state commander of the NDLEA, Josephine Obi lamented while parading 64 persons in possession of over 38 kilograms of illicit drugs at the command’s headquarters in Yenagoa. The Federal High Court Yenagoa and the National Industrial Court have not sat for about seven months over alleged corruption charges against…

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