Tuesday, 14 July, 2020

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Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has defended his approval of Omoh-Jay Nigeria Ltd, an oil firm, to auction crude oil and diesel seized by the Nigerian Government. Malami was reacting to a story by Saturday PUNCH republished Read more…


The Afenifere Renewal Group (ARG), on Sunday, declared that the Yoruba nation is ready to take over from President Muhammadu Buhari come 2023. The body called on prominent Yoruba leaders in the All Progressives Congress (APC) to urgently address the Read more…


SaharaReporters has obtained a document on how Katsina State governor, Aminu Masari, ordered the release of N500m to the National Convention Committee of the All Progressives Congress in 2018. In a letter dated May 29, 2018 and signed by Political Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday signed the revised 2020 Budget of N10.8trn passed by the National Assembly in June into law. While signing the bill into law, the President explained that the revision became necessary because of the weakening effect Read more…


The Chief Judge of Ondo State, Justice Oluwatoyin Akeredolu, has rejected a request letter to set up a probe panel from the state’s House of Assemblyagainst the deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, over allegations of gross misconduct, SaharaReporters can confirm.  Speaker Read more…


17 political parties have shown interest to participate in the October 10, 2020, governorship election in Ondo State. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) revealed this on Thursday in a statement. Festus Okoye, INEC Chairman in charge of information and Read more…


A former Governor of old Anambra State, Dr Emeka Ezeife, has attributed ‘Nigeria’s colossal failure’ to the myopic struggle between the Yoruba and Igbo tribe to serve the Fulani people.  Ezeife said this in an open letter to Nigerians sent Read more…


As plans thicken to impeach Ondo State deputy governor, Agboola Ajayi, Speaker of the state’s House of Assembly, Bamidele Oleyelogun, has written to the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Oluwatoyin Akeredolu, to set up a seven-man panel to investigate Read more…


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has failed to produce evidence against Senator Shehu Sani in the alleged $25,000 bribe case. At the resumed hearing of the case on Thursday, the prosecution lawyer, Abba Mohammed, told the court that the Read more…


Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Asaba, Delta State, has struck out an application by the Department of State Services seeking to stop a trader, who was awarded N10m from enforcing payment of the money. The Federal High Read more…