JUST IN…. IGP Adamu sacks all DIGs

The Inspector-General Muhammed Adamu has retired seven deputy inspectors-general of police who were his seniors, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt from police sources. The affected officers are Maigari Dikko, the DIG in charge of finance and administration and Habila Joshak, the DIG in charge of operations. The remaining five DIGs are Emmanuel Inyang, information and communications […]

JUST IN …Ekiti REC transferred to Ogun

The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Ekiti state, Prof. Abdulganiyu Raji has been moved to Ogun. This is coming barely 20 days to the 2019 general elections. The News Agency Agency of Nigeria (NAN) report that the State Administrative Secretary, Dr Omoleke Muslim, has taken over in acting capacity. The Public Affairs Officer of […]

Onnoghen: Kwara LP guber carpets Buhari

The governorship candidate of Labour Party (LP) in Kwara State,  Comrade Issa Aremu, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to revisit the recommendation of 2014 constitutional conference especially the aspects that has to do with appointment of judicial officers. Aremu stated this in Ilorin on Sunday while reacting to the suspension of the Chief Justice of […]

CONFESSION….Offa community has benefitted immensely from Saraki—-Olofa

The Olofa of Offa, Oba Mufutau Gbadamosi, has urged the people of Kwara State to vote massively for the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party,  (PDP), in the forthcoming general elections. ROYAL NEWS reports that Oba Gbadamosi stated this at his palace on Sunday when he received the campaign train of the party. He noted […]

Onnoghen’s removal: Begin impeachment process on Buhari, CUPP tells N’Assembly

The Coalition of United Poliical Parties, (CUPP), has urged the national assembly to reconvene immediately and begin impeachment move against  President Muhammadu Buhari for suspending the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen. Spokesman of CUPP, Imo Ugochinyere, said this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja. According to him, “The Senate should […]

APC commends Buhari over CJN’s suspension

President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision on the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, has been commended. The National Publicity Secretary of the APC, Mr. Lanre Issa-Onilu, stated this during an interview with journalists . He noted that the APC would continue to support every action of the government geared towards ridding the […]

JUST IN…Buhari suspends Onnoghen, swears in Mohammed as Ag. CJN

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Chief Justice of Nigeira (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, pending the completion of his trial at the Code of Condcut Tribunal. President Buhari announced the suspension at the Council Chamber of the Presidential Villa, Abuja today. He said the suspension followed the order of the CCT directing him to suspend […]

Transparency Int’l faults FG’s TraderMoni scheme

Transparency International Nigeria has said the TraderMoni scheme, a collateral-free loan initiative targeted at petty traders and artisans as part of the National Social Investment Programme of the Federal Government, is a form of voter inducement. The chairman of the anti-corruption organisation, Awwal Rafsanjani, who spoke on Lunchtime Politics, a programme of Channels Television, noted […]