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PDP spokesperson Olisa Metuh’s absence stalls trial

  ...Nneoma Ndibe    The trial of embattled former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),  Olisa  Metuh was stalled as he was not in court today due to ill-health. Metuh is standing trial alongside his company, Destra Investment Limited, on a 7-count charge of fraud to the tune of N400 million

FG rolls out 10-point Roadmap to revive economy

The federal government has outlined a 10-point fiscal roadmap to reset the economy to a path of growth. The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun revealed the outline when she represented Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, at the annual dinner of the Lagos Business School. She itemised the fiscal policies and actions to

Economic Confidential is ‘Magazine of the Year 2016

...Chukwuma Dike The Economic Confidential Magazine and its 247 online edition published by Image Merchants Promotion Limited (IMPR) has, in Abuja, emerged “Nigeria’s Magazine of the Year 2016” for its incisive, in-depth and effective reportage of Nigeria’s economy spanning a decade. The Managing Editor of the Magazine, Mr. Ewache Ajefu in a

IPOB: Nigeria will collapse when i give testimony- Kanu


The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and director of Radio Biafra, has said that Nigeria will collapse when he gives his testimony in court.   Kanu, who spoke from the dock, said this in protest of Justice Binta Nyako’s decision to shield witnesses that would testify against him at

Soldiers in Gambia streets amid peaceful transition calls

DAKAR, Senegal — Soldiers stood watch on streets in Gambia’s capital and surrounding area on Sunday, as most residents went about ordinary life despite worries after their longtime leader said he would not accept election results that would force him to step down after 22 years in power. International and regional

Rivers Elections: Nigerian Army Remains Apolitical, says GOC 6 Div

•Debunks ballot snatching, vote rigging allegations •One policeman killed, 5 others missing ...Jude Johnson The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 6 Division, Maj.-Gen. Kasimu Abdulkarim, has said that the Nigerian Army remains apolitical and neutral in the ongoing election rerun in Rivers State, South-South of the country. Abdulkarim in a statement on Sunday said that

Corruption: Senator Gaya Backs Call for Special Court

...Nneoma Ndibe The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Works, Senator Kabiru Gaya, has backed the call by the Federal Government for the establishment of a Special Court on corruption. Gaya gave this backing on Friday while speaking with State House correspondents shortly after he led members of the National Planning and