EfCC Arrests 33 Suspected Internet Fraudsters in Borno and Kwara States
A total number of 33 suspected internet fraudsters have been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The 33 suspects were arrested in Kwara and Borno states. According to the report, twenty of them were arrested in Ilorin while the remaining 13 suspects were arrested in Maiduguri, Borno state. Giving the identities of the arrested suspects, Wilson Uwujaren who is the EFCC Head of Media and Publicity in a statement listed their names as follows: Kolawole Temidayo, Abiola
Court Adjourns Sitting In Atiku's Suit Challenging Tinubu's Victory
The presidential petition tribunal panel sitting at the Appeal Court in Abuja has adjourned sitting in the suit by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Atiku Abubakar challenging the victory of President Bola Tinubu of the All Progressives Congress (APC). According to Nigeria News Agency, the court postponed hearing on the case till Tuesday, June 6 in order to continue the hearing.
Leading With Excellence : Ibrahim Abdullah Re-elected as Nasarawa State speaker
In a moment of celebration for the people of Nasarawa state, Ibrahim Abdullahi has been re-elected as the speaker of the state house of assembly for the 7th assembly. This is a testament to his exceptional leadership qualities and his dedication to the welfare of the people of the state.
Naia'atu Was Ridiculed On Social Media By APC Supporters After The Swearing-In- Amadi
Dr. Sam Amadi, a renowned lawyer and public affairs commentator, has disclosed that some supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) are mocking Naja'atu Mohammed, a popular northern activist. This comes after she questioned the mental and physical ability of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the APC flag bearer, to govern the country and subsequently endorsed the People's Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
How 11 thugs, aged 16 to 23, landed in police net after attacking four communities
It was the end of the road for eleven thugs who were arrested after they launched attacks on four communities in Gombe State, the state police command announced on Thursday. The names of the thugs, who belong to a group known as Kalare Boys, were given as Abdullahi Sule, aged 18 years; Yusuf Shittu, aged 18 years; Musa Saleh, aged 20 years; Usman Suleiman, aged 23 and Ahmed Alhassan,.
Today's Headlines: Supreme Court clears Tinubu, Shettima for inauguration, Falana Sues Army Staff, Others Over Extra-Judicial Killing Of Police Officer
May 29: Supreme Court clears Tinubu, Shettima for inauguration, dismisses PDP suit on double nomination Photo credit || The Sun Newspaper The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) challenging the eligibility of the President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, to contest the presidential election that held on February 25 for been frivolous and lacking merit.
Photos: Etsu Nupe Observe Special Prayer For The Inauguration Of The President Of Nigeria In Abuja
On 26th May, 2023 Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar observed Juma'at prayer and special prayer for the Inauguration of the Newly Elected President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of the just concluded 2023 General Election from the All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu at the National Juma'at Mosque in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Nigeria.
Deadly Bandit Attacks: 31 Killed and Many Injured in Zamfara State's Janbako and Sakida Villages
Photo showing unknown Gun men. Attacks by bandits on the villages of Janbako and Sakida in Zamfara State's Maradun Local Government Area resulted in the deaths of 31 persons and the injuries of several others. According to PUNCH NEWS, In a telephone chat with the media on Sunday, Mallam Abubakar Mohammed, a native of the region, claimed that on Saturday afternoon, a big group of bandits raided the two communities.
Today's Headlines: Tinubu oppose tendering of evidence from BVAS; Two Senators Resign From PDP
Presidential tribunal: Tinubu, APC oppose tendering of evidence from BVAS Photo Credit: Vanguard News ABUJA—President Bola Tinubu yesterday opposed the tendering in evidence, of information that were extracted from the Bimodal Voter Accreditation System, BVAS, machines that were used for the conduct of the 2023 presidential election.
Bauchi governor emerges PDP Governors Forum chairman
In place of Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State was elected yesterday as Chairman of the People Democratic Party (PDP) Governor's Forum. This was made public right away following their yesterday closed-door discussion at Governor Mohammed's office, according to Adamawa State Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri.
Gunmen kill 31 in Zamfara, 25 in Benue
The local resident, Mallam Abubakar Mohammed, describes how the bandits raided the villages of Janbako and Sakida in Zamfara State's Maradun Local Government Area at 2:30 in the afternoon and began firing randomly at the locals, killing numerous people. According to Punch Newspaper, Mohammed claimed that the bandits attacked the settlements at 2:30 p.m., just as the villagers had concluded their Islamic prayer.
Bala Mohammed Elected Chairman of PDP Governors Forum, Promises Unity and Progress
Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has been elected as the Chairman of the People Democratic Party (PDP) Governors Forum, replacing Seyi Makinde of Oyo State. The announcement was made by Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State after a closed-door meeting held at Governor Mohammed's office. The forum also elected Sir Siminalayi Fubara, the governor of Rivers State, as its Vice Chairman. Governor Mohammed expressed his gratitude for the honor and pledged to work closely with his colleagues to advance
Today's Headlines: Tinubu sworn-in as 16th President of Nigeria, There Shall Be New Nigeria- Adeboye
Tinubu sworn-in as 16th President of Nigeria Photo Credit: P.m.news Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has been sworn-in as the 16th President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria at the Eagle Square. Photo Credit: Google He took the oath of office around 10:38am on Monday. The oath was administered by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Olukayode Ariwoola.
Today's Headlines:Don’t Go Outside Our Manifesto—APC Warns Govs;200 Reps Backing Me_Abbas
Don’t Go Outside Our Manifesto—APC Warns Govs Photo Credit:Vanguard Newspapers In what appeared like a mini induction for its governors on Wednesday, the National Working Committee NWC of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC has cautioned them against operating outside the party manifesto, warning that the consequences of such indiscretions would be solely borne by the states chief executives.
Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State Emerges Chairman of PDP Governors' Forum
Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State Assumes Chairmanship of PDP Governors' Forum During a retreat for elected officials of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) held at the Banquet Hall, Government House in Bauchi State, Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State was elected as the Chairman of the PDP Governors' Forum.
Today's Headlines: Four Days To Exit, Buhari Makes New Appointments, Wike Dissolves Cabinet
Four Days To Exit, Buhari Makes New Appointments Photo credit: premium times Four days before he hands over to Nigeria’s new leader, President Muhammadu Buhari has announced new appointments. On Thursday, President Buhari approved the appointment of Garzali Abubakar as the Executive Secretary of the National Agricultural Development Fund, a presidential spokesperson said.
North Central: Group begs APC to reconsider position
The All Progressives Congress Integrity Group, "has urged the party's National Working Committee to reconsider its zoning system in advance of the June 13 election for the 10th National Assembly's leadership." The request was made three days after Senator Abdullahi Adamu, the National Chairman of the APC, "advised party members and supporters not to refer to Kaduna lawmaker Tajudeen Abbas as the incoming Speaker of the House of Representatives."
Today's Headlines: Explosion Kills 4 In Sokoto, FG Appoints Mohammed As FAAN MD
Explosion Kills 4 In Sokoto At least four persons have been confirmed dead and three others severely injured following an explosion from a local welder’s shop at Isa local government area of Sokoto State on Sunday afternoon. A resident in the community, who hinted our correspondent about the incident, said: “when I heard the loud explosion, what came to my mind was that bandits were on rampage.
Today's Headlines: Four Days To Exit, Buhari Makes New Appointments, Wike Dissolves Cabinet
Four Days To Exit, Buhari Makes New Arrangements Photograph credit: premium times Four days before he surrenders to Nigeria's new chief, President Muhammadu Buhari has declared new arrangements. On Thursday, President Buhari endorsed the arrangement of Garzali Abubakar as the Chief Secretary of the Public Rural Improvement Asset, an official representative said.
Today's Headlines: Journalism career shaped my political life - Bala Mohammed; Osinbajo takes Shettima on Aso Rock tour
Journalism career shaped my political life Photo Credit: Punch Newspapers Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State on Thursday recalled how he started his journalism career as a cub Reporter, saying media experience helped shaped his political life. The governor was formerly News Editor of Mirage Newspaper in Jos (1982-1984; News Reporter, News Agency of Nigeria; Benue State Editor of Kaduna-based Democrat Newspaper.