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Monthly Archives: February 2019

God never destined Atiku to be President, says Oshiomhole

National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Comrade Adams Oshiomhole on Thursday said former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was destined never to be President. He also said the APC was prepared to meet the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in court. Addressing a news conference on the outcome of the Presidential and National Assembly elections and the decision of the ... Read More »

Akala, Makinde, others form alliance against Adelabu

Leading opposition parties in Oyo State including the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), African Democratic Congress (ADC) and Action Democratic Party (ADP) on Thursday advanced their talks for an alliance against the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the March 9 governorship and House of Assembly elections. They suspended the talks shortly before the presidential election but resumed on Thursday. Thursday’s meeting ... Read More »

Court refuses to make forfeiture order on Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m, N7.4b

The Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday refused to order the forfeiture of $8.4 million and N7.4 billion linked to former First Lady Dame Patience Jonathan. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun refused an Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) application for a final forfeiture of the sums seized from the former First Lady. The judge had last April 20 ordered temporary ... Read More »

‘No cabal can lay claim to Buhari’s victory’

National Chairman, Igbo Reawakening Forum (IRF), Uchenna Ufearoh, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s reelection as an act of God, saying no cabal could lay claim on the victory. He said the victory had retired those he referred to as institutions dragging the country behind over the years. Speaking exclusively with the Nation on Thursday, Ufearoh also noted that the country ... Read More »

Breaking: Supreme Court to decide Onnoghen’s fate May 17

The Supreme Court has fixed judgment for May 17 this year in a suit by Cross River State Government seeking to set aside the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen. A seven-man panel of the court, led by Justice Olabode Rhodes-Vivour fixed the date on Thursday after taking arguments from lawyer to parties. Lucius Nwosu ... Read More »

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