Refund N665.8bn Illegally Withdrawn From Special Fund – Senate To Accountant General

Like By Our Reporter Abuja – The Senate has directed the Accountant-General of the Federation to refund within 60 days, the sum of N665.8 billion illegally withdrawn from Development of Natural Resources Fund and Stabilization Funds and given as loans to various government agencies, The Red Chamber said the funds were withdrawn between 2004 and 2015 contrary to the established objectives of the fund. The …

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Nigerians Can’t Wait For PDP To Return In 2023 -Atiku

Like Presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar has stated that Nigerians can’t wait for the People’s Democratic Party, PDP to take over in 2023. Atiku said this during a meeting with Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, on Thursday, July 29. Atiku had a reconciliatory meeting with Governor Wike in the state government house. Recall that both politicians fell out after Wike worked against Atiku’s emergence as the …

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How Kyari Abandoned Office, Paid Hushpuppi Courtesy Visit In Dubai – FBI Document

Like Abuja – The last has not been heard as more facts have emerged in the ongoing trial of Nigeria’s serial Internet fraudster, Ramon ‘Hushpuppi’ Abbas, and his secret relationship with a Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in court documents, Kyari abandoned his duties in Nigeria sometime in 2019 and flew to Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, …

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Olympics: FG silent on sanction as AFN takes responsibility for disqualified athletes

Like The Athletics Federation of Nigeria has taken responsibility for the disqualification of 10 Nigerian athletes at the ongoing Tokyo Olympic games. This is as the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has kept mute over sanctioning of officials responsible for the “lapses”. During the championships, Okagbare and Oduduru faced disqualification scare for not partaking in the men’s and women’s 100m race. Also, neither …

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Nigerians didn’t elect executive, legislature to fight each other – Presidency

Like The Presidency has said the executive and legislative arms of government are not supposed to have differences but to work together for the common good of Nigerians and the country. According to the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Reps), Umar el-Yakub, members of the two arms were not elected to fight each other. El-Yakub stated this in …

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Presidency: Nigerians didn’t elect executive, legislature to fight each other

Like Abuja – The Presidency has said the executive and legislative arms of government are not supposed to have differences but to work together for the common good of Nigerians and the country. According to the Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Reps), Umar el-Yakub, members of the two arms were not elected to fight each other. El-Yakub stated …

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When Buhari will sign PIB, by aide

Like The Senior Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly Matters (House of Representatives), Hon. Umar el-Yakub has said President Muhammadu Buhari will sign the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) recently passed into law by the National Assembly as soon as it is communicated to him. El-Yakub, who spoke while briefing correspondents, also disclosed the President signed about 15 bills passed into law by the …

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18,000 candidates get chance to take UTME on Aug 6th

Like The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has fixed Friday, 6th August, 2021 for 18, 000 candidates who missed the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to retake the examination. The Board said the examination will take place in some select locations across the country. JAMB’s Head of Media Fabian Benjamin said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. The Board said the 18,000 candidates …

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JUST IN: Veteran highlife musician Feladey dies

Like The Nation gathered the musician who popularised Rex Lawson’s ‘Sawale’ in the 90s and the subsequent single, ‘Band Boys’ had a fever before passing on. The multi-talented musician and producer, who embraced Christ at the latter parts of his life, would be remembered for his outstanding contributions and works in the music industry of which is the popular and original signature song of NTA …

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$1.1m loot: I never demanded, collected bribe from Hushpuppi, says Kyari

Like Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari on Thursday denied allegations he ever demanded or received a bribe from celebrity internet fraudster Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, alias Hushpuppi, from a $1.1million loot. In a post on his Facebook page, Kyari said those celebrating the allegations against him would be disappointed. Hushpuppi, who is known for his luxury lifestyle, was arrested in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) …

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Kanu, Igboho: Different Sides of a Coin

Like By IKE Abonyi SELF-PITY IS SPIRITUAL SUICIDE. IT IS AN INDEFENSIBLE SELF-MUTILATION OF THE SOULANTHON ST. MAARTEN The challenge of Ndigbo In today’s Nigeria is the excessive self-absorbed misery over their predicament. This misery has eaten deep into their psyche and now affects how they relate to and among themselves and others. Even if the dream of Biafra comes true, Ndigbo may find themselves …

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Hushpuppi, associates used crime proceeds to acquire St. Christopher and Nevis citizenship —US

Like The United States Attorney’s Office in the Central District of California has said that Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi, and his co-conspirator used crime proceeds to acquire a St. Christopher and Nevis citizenship. St. Christopher and Nevis is a dual-island nation situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. It is known for beautiful mountains and beaches, according to Wikipedia. This was contained in …

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Arrest Abba Kyari Now Over Role In Hushpuppi’s Internet Fraud – U.S Court

Like Abuja – A United States’ Court has issued a warrant of arrest for Nigeria’s Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, over his role in serial internet fraudster, Ramon Abbas, more commonly Hushpuppi’s multi-million naira fraud probe. Otis Wright of the United States District Court for the Central District of California ordered the Federal Bureau of Investigation to track down Kyari and produce him in …

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[BREAKING] Hushpuppi: US court orders arrest of Abba Kyari

Like A United States court has issued a warrant of arrest for a Deputy Commissioner of Police in Nigeria, Abba Kyari. Otis Wright of the United States District Court for the Central District of California ordered the Federal Bureau of Investigation to track down Kyari and produce him in the United States for his role in a multi-million dollar fraud perpetrated by Ramon Abbas, aka …

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