Season's Greetings
Home 10 Author Archives: Raymond

Author Archives: Raymond

Breaking News: Justice Okon Abang Dismisses Olisa Metuh’s Application, Fixes Tuesday For Continuation Of Trial

The trial of a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, which has been on suspension for for about six months is to resume Tuesday before a Federal High Court in Abuja. Justice Okon Abang on Monday fixed Tuesday for continuation of the trial after dismissing Metuh’s application for stay of proceedings in obedience to ...

Read More »

Florentino Pérez To Remain As President Of Real Madrid Till 2021

Florentino Pérez will remain as president of Real Madrid until 2021 after no other candidates ran against him, the Spanish champions announced on Monday. “As no other candidature was put forward to the board … it is proclaimed that Mr Florentino Pérez Rodríguez is president of Real Madrid,” the club said in a statement. It will be the third term ...

Read More »

Breaking News: No Fewer Than 17 Confirmed Dead In Suicide Bomb Attacks In Northeast Nigeria – NEMA

Seventeen people were killed in suicide bomb attacks near a camp for those made homeless by Boko Haram violence in northeast Nigeria, emergency services said on Monday. . The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said the attacks took place at about 8:45 pm (1945 GMT) close to the Dalori camp at Kofa village, near the Borno state capital Maiduguri. . ...

Read More »

Nigerians, Most Especially From Edo State Use Forged Documents To Apply For Italian Visa – Police Special Fraud Unit

The Police Special Fraud Unit, Lagos, on Sunday expressed concern over increasing number of Nigerians allegedly involved in using fake documents to seek for Italian visa. The spokesman of the unit, ASP Lawal Audu, on Sunday, said the Italian Embassy sends an average of 50 Nigerian Passports with fake documents to SFU monthly. Audu noted that before now, Canada used ...

Read More »

I Want To Kill All Muslims – London Mosque Attacker

Worshippers leaving a London mosque just after midnight on Monday were helping an unwell elderly man when a van deliberately targeted them, eyewitnesses said, driven by an attacker who shouted: “I want to kill all Muslims”. The van swerved towards the people outside the Finsbury Park Mosque in north London just as they began to assist the man, who had ...

Read More »

CAF Election: FIFA president, Gianni Infantino Under Investigation

FIFA president, Gianni Infantino was investigated by the Ethics Committee over allegations he meddled in the CAF elections that brought Ahmad and saw to the end of Issa Hayatou’s 30-year- reign. . Reports said that Swiss prosecutor Cornel Borbely, who was chairman of the ethics committee’s “investigatory chamber”, had begun examining complaints that Infantino and the FIFA general secretary, Fatma ...

Read More »

Sagay, House Of Reps. Differ Over Power Of The National Assembly To Insert Projects Into The Budget

The House of Representatives and the Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), on Sunday, clashed over the power of the National Assembly to insert projects into the budget. The acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, had, while signing the 2017 Budget into law last week, queried some “alterations” in the budget by the National Assembly. ...

Read More »

How A Recently Recalled Judge From Suspension Received #90 Million Bribe From 100 Lawyers – Presidential Aide

One of the judges recently recalled from suspension by the National Judicial Council will be charged this week with offences bordering on receiving gratification from lawyers, the Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution, Mr. Okoi Obono-Obla, has said. Obono-Obla alleged on Sunday that the judge was found to have received gratification worth N90m from 100 lawyers. The presidential aide ...

Read More »