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G20: Hamburg, A Meeting Point Of Two Great Men.

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have met for the first time after US Election at the G20 summit in Hamburg. The US and Russian leaders say they want to repair ties damaged by crises including Russia’s alleged meddling in the US election. Climate change and trade are set to dominate the two-day summit, with mass protests in the streets outside. ...

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Malabu Deal: Reps To Summon Goodluck Jonathan To Explain His Involvement

The House of Representatives Ad-hoc Committee on OPL 245 is set to invite former President Goodluck Jonathan to testify in the ongoing investigation over the Malabu Oil deal. The committee noted however that it had conducted an extensive investigation into the OPL 245 saga and that it was drawing to a close. It, therefore, stated that in the interest of thoroughness, natural ...

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Read The Story Of How Titi Atiku Lost Property Of About N1bn To Her Former Messenger (Pastor)

Mrs.Titi Atiku, wife of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on Wednesday lamented before an Ikeja High Court how her former errand boy, Nsikak Akpan Jacobs whom she made the Managing Director of her company, THA Shipping and Maritime Services, sold her property for N918m and used the money to fund his gubernatorial campaign in Akwa Ibom State. Mrs Atiku who ...

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Court Penalises Patience Jonathan, Dismisses Suit Against EFCC

Justice Saliu Seidu of the Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has imposed a fine of N50,000 on the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Patience for withdrawing a suit instituted against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).   Mrs Jonathan had in February 2017 instituted a suit against the EFCC in which she was seeking an order ...

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Traditional Rulers Meet, Express Concern Over FG`s Abandonment Of Ogoni Cleanup

After all the media hypes and the carnival-like “flag off” by the Nigerian government of the clean of Ogoni land, the issue has again come under focus with a meeting of Ogoni leaders, other concerned bodies and representatives of the Hydrocarbon Pollution Remediation Project (HYPREP), saddled with the responsibility of executing the cleanup exercise.   The meeting which held in ...

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Bello-Osagie Resigns As Chairman Of Etisalat Nigeria

Bello Osagie The chairman of Etisalat Nigeria, Mr Hakeem Bello Osagie, has resigned his appointment following the approval of a restructuring plan for the telecommunications company.       This comes more than a week after six of the seven-man board of directors of the network operator tendered their resignation, following interventions from the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) and the ...

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Al-Jazeera’s Twitter Account Suspended

Qatar-based broadcaster Al-Jazeera said the Twitter account for its main Arabic-language channel had been suspended on Saturday, in the latest “conspiracy” to hit the station. . Yasser Abuhilalah, managing director of Al-Jazeera Arabic, confirmed the suspension on social media. . The suspension comes at a time of diplomatic crisis in the Gulf after Qatar was cut off by neighbouring countries ...

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Senior Republican Congressman And House Majority Whip, Steve Scalise Shot

Senior Republican Congressman Steve Scalise was among several victims shot and wounded at a baseball practice ahead of an annual game between lawmakers in a Washington suburb, one of his colleagues said. Fellow Republican lawmaker Mo Brooks said Scalise was shot in the hip, adding that at least two law enforcement officers and one congressional staffer were shot in Alexandria, ...

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Heavily Armed EFCC Operatives Storm Office Of The Sun Publishing Limited, Publishers Of The Sun Newspapers

Heavily armed operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday raided the premises of The Sun Publishing Limited, publishers of The Sun Newspapers. According to a statement by The Sun, the operatives claimed the raid was on ‘orders from above’. The media firm owned by a former governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, had been the ...

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Court Gives Chevron 14 Days To Respond To Motion By Counsel To 235 Disengaged Workers

The National Industrial Court sitting in Awka, Anambra State, has declined an application by Chevron Nigeria Limited, to be granted 21 days to respond to a motion by counsel to 235 workers, who are demanding N23.5 billion as damage for perceived wrongful disengagement. . Counsel to Chevron, Akpomudje Albert, SAN, who was represented by a colleague, prayed the court to ...

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