Friday, September 21, 2018
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it never sanctioned any raid on Standard Chartered Bank, adding that the act may have been carried out by officials on illegal duty. The EFCC said this in a statement by its Spokesman,...
Legal icon and human rights advocate, Dr Olisa Agbakoba SAN and the son of former Prime Minister, Dr Abduljalil Tafawa Balewa, along with 30 other political parties in Lagos State, has offered its 2019 Governorship ticket in Lagos to...
A former commissioner in Lagos and ex aide to former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has declared that he is still in the race to wrest the governorship seat from incumbent governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode...
The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning Hajia Zainab Ahmed, another northerner, has been tipped to replace Mrs Kemi Adeosun, the Finance Minister, who reportedly resigned his position Friday. Sources disclosed that Hajia Ahmed will not need to...
Nura Ilyasu, the man who climbed a telecommunications mast in Abuja on Wednesday to protest the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari, has finally descended. He came down voluntarily, after security operatives acceded to his request that he must address...
By Eric Elezuo The Finance Minister, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, may have resigned her position in President Muhammadu Buhari's Federal Executive Council, according to credible source from the Finance Ministry. Mrs. Adeosun's resignation, the source further informed, is not unconnected to the...
The Southern and Middle Belt Leadership said President Muhammadu Buhari has exposed his rabid nepotism with the replacement of acting Director-General, Department of State Services, Mathew Seyeifa with Yusuf Bichi, a Kano indigene. The forum said the nation had not...
By Babatunde Jose “All good men and women must take responsibility to create legacies that will take the next generation to a level we could only imagine.” – Jim Rohn It is an inevitable fact that we will not inhabit this planet...
The Osun State Government has paid workers’ salaries, leave bonuses and pensions with the N16.6 billion Paris Club refund released to the state by the Federal Government. The Commissioner for Finance, Mr Bola Oyebamiji, who said this at a press...
A rally to herald the campaign of Babajide Sanwo-Olu, a governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State has been called off. A chieftain of the party told INDEPENDENT that they received an order ‘from our Leader’...

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