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The nation may be plunged into a constitutional crisis in about three weeks as the tenure of the acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Muhammad Tanko, comes to an end, SUNDAY PUNCH reports. Muhammad was inaugurated by President Muhammadu Buhari on January 25, 2019 following an order by the...
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has released a new public survey which rates the Nigeria Police as the most corrupt institution in the country. The SERAP report entitled “Nigeria: Corruption Perception Survey”, listed high levels of corruption in public institutions in the country since 2015. The police tops...
…Approves medical test on alleged gunshot wounds on three accused Kwara state High Court sitting in Ilorin, the state capital Monday refused the exhumation of the corpse of the death principal suspect, Michael Adikwu in the April 5th, 2018 bloody Offa robbery incident, for post-mortem examination to determine the cause...
Nigerian Pipeline Storage Company (NPSC), a subsidiary of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), says the corporation will soon start transporting petroleum products to the North-West region of the country through the System 2B pipeline. Mr Luke Anele, the Managing Director of the company, made the disclosure in an interview...
There were fireworks at the Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday as Justice Mojisola Olatoregun accused a prosecuting counsel Mr Rotimi Jacobs (SAN) of being “incompetent” and “extremely rude”. The judge accused Jacobs of engaging in jankara practice, but the Senior Advocate said he took “exception” to being described in...
The Nigerian Army on Monday said it felt betrayed after the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) indicted soldiers, alongside armed thugs, over the violence that forced the suspension of the elections in Rivers State last week. In a statement on Monday evening, the spokesperson for the 6 Division headquartered in...
The Department of State Services has removed Mr Bashir Abubakar as President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief Security Officer, Our report gathered authoritatively on Friday night. Abubakar was immediately replaced with Mr Idris Kazeem Ahmed. According to insiders in the Presidency, Abubakar will be proceeding on strategic course at the National Defence University...
The Nigeria Police Force, NPF, has reacted to allegation that some of its officers are planting drugs in the car booth of commuters. The report which has gone viral on the social media alerted Nigerians on The ‘new scheme’ by officers of the Nigeria Police, where they plant incriminating substances...
Linus Oota (Lafia) and Molly Kilete (Abuja) Deputy Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly and senator-elect for Nasarawa North Senatorial District, Mr Godiya Akwashiki, was reportedly beaten to a state of coma for having an affair with the wife of a top politician in the state. Sun reports The politician, Mr...
Former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Maurice Iwu, has been reportedly arrested by security operatives. According to Sun, family sources said Iwu was arrested in Owerri, the Imo State capital on Sunday. According to the family sources, the former INEC boss was whisked away to Lagos. The...