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Ogun 2019: Canada Based Bizman, Gbenga Oni Mobilizes Support For Yayi In Diaspora

A Toronto, Canada based international business man and politician, Mr Gbenga Oni has thrown his weight behind Senator Olamilekan Adeola Solomon (Yayi) to succeed governor Ibikunle Amosun  as the next governor of Ogun State in 2019. Gbeng Oni, who is popularly called ‘Mantee’ by friends and admirers, disclosed that his decision to align with the Read more


N.Korea says U.S. threats make war unavoidable on Korean peninsula –KCNA

SEOUL, Dec 7 (Reuters) Large military drills being carried out by the United States and South Korea and U.S. threats of a preemptive war against Pyongyang have made the outbreak of war on the Korean peninsula “an established fact,” North Korea’s foreign ministry said. A spokesman for the North’s foreign ministry also blamed “confrontational warmongering” Read more


‘It is time to stop criticising Jonathan’s govt’- Amaechi

Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, says he agrees with those saying the current administration should stop criticising ex-president Goodluck Jonathan’s government. Amaechi said it is time for the present government “to do our own” and “leverage on what we know”. The minister said this on Wednesday when he received the report of the inter-ministerial committee Read more


Nigeria is my problem – Buhari

 “Nigeria is my problem,’’ President Muhammadu Buhari, currently on his first working visit to Kano, northern commercial city, has declared. “I will continue to do my best. Nigeria is my target and I will remain focused to move the country forward,” Buhari said at a dinner to welcome him on Wednesday night. Buhari said he Read more

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OANDO Probe: SEC set Auditors to comb company account books after failed attempts to stop probe

The Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has begun its forensic audit on Oando, two months after the commission notified the company of a possible audit on October 17. The Cable reported. In a letter sent to Wale Tinubu, Oando’s group chief executive officer, and seen by TheCable, SEC advised the company to expect auditors any day Read more

Court orders final forfeiture of Allison Madueke’s $40m jewelry/

Revealed! Alison-Madueke used fictitious persons to acquire multi-billion naira assets – EFCC

A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court on Tuesday ordered a temporary forfeiture of two properties valued at $4.7 million (about N1.5 billion) allegedly belonging to Diezani Alison-Madueke, the former Petroleum Minister. According to Premium Times, the judge, Mojisola Olatoregun, ruled that the properties – Penthouse 21 building 5, Block C, 11th floor (Bella Read more