Patience defeats EFCC in court

Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday turned down an application by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission seeking to seize the funds in 15 banks accounts linked to former First Lady, Patience Jonathan. The funds, which the anti-graft agency sought to confiscate, included a total of $8,435,788.84 and over …

Interesting: How Buhari ‘violated’ Nigeria’s Constitution – PDP

The People Democratic Party, PDP, has decried the purported non-transmission of power to Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, as it called on the National Assembly to address alleged power vacuum created by President Muhammadu Buhari trip to the United Kingdom, UK. Recall that while announcing the President’s latest trip, presidential spokesman Garba …

Court fixes ruling date on EFCC, Patience Jonathan matter

The Federal High Court, in Abuja, on Thursday fixed April 30 to rule on an application, seeking the forfeiture of two properties belonging to Patience Jonathan, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan to the Federal Government. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission [EFCC], on October 20, 2017 filed an ex-parte …

Workers in Enugu endorse Ugwuanyi for second term

Worker and pensioners in Enugu State under the auspices of Organized Labour, comprising the Nigeria Labour Congress [NLC] and Trade Union Congress [TUC] on Thursday held a mega solidarity rally in support of good governance in the state and in appreciation of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi for his “undeterred friendly disposition” …