Court Orders Temporary Forfeitures N28.5m, Houses Linked To Lagos Director

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered that the sum of N28.5 million, found in the account of a Director of Account, Lagos State Ministry of Public Works Corporation, Anifowoshe Muhammed Jamiu Alade, to be temporary forfeited to the Federal Government, for being proceeds of unlawful activities. Apart from the said N28.5 million, Justice Idris, also ordered that six flats of three bedroom, another six flats of two bedroom, and six flats of 1 bedroom, located at Adewale Osiyeku Street, Offin-Ile Igbogbo-Ikorodu, and four flats of…

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PHOTOS: Gov Yahaya Bello Opens His New Mansion Amidst Non  Payment of Workers Salary 

Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, has completed his state-of-the-art country home on Mahmoud Atta street, GRA Okene. Dignitaries including Abdul Rahman Ado Ibrahim, Ohinoyi of Ebira land, joined the governor during the house-warming ceremony. An insider had described the mansion as “a thing of beauty”. As an aside, Kogi state workers and pensioners are groaning under the burden of unpaid salaries running into months. When the house was under construction in August , some residents of the exclusive residential area complained that the governor converted the street entrance to…

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New Ministry of Happiness Will Shock Critics – Governor Okorocha

Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has replied critics over the newly-created Ministry of Happiness and Purpose Fulfillment. According to a statement on Thursday by his Chief Press Secretary, Sam Onwuemeodo, Mr. Okorocha said the ministry was a laudable initiative and predicted that critics will regret downplaying the essence. “At the end of the day, the achievements of the new Ministry of Happiness and Purpose Fulfillment will be so amazing that the critics of the initiative, will not only be shocked but will also regret to have drawn the curtain…

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Adekunle Gold and Mimi Onalaja to host The Future Awards Africa 2017

The Central Working Committee of The Future Awards Africa has announced award-winning singer/songwriter, Adekunle Gold and TV personality, Mimi Onalaja as the hosts of this year’s event. Themed Nigeria’s New Tribe, the awards will acknowledge inspiring young Nigerians aged 18-31 making a difference through social enterprise, social good, and creativity. With 105 nominees selected over categories including Music, Beauty, Fashion & Design, Professional Service, Sports and more, 21 winners will be announced at the event, including the highly-coveted ‘Young Person of the Year’. The 12th edition of The Future Awards Africa is set to hold on December…

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President Buhari Signs Three Bills Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed three bills, which had earlier been passed by the National Assembly, into law. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja on Wednesday. Adesina said the President signed the three bills on Tuesday. One of the bills, he said, was the Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy (Establishment) Bill, 2017. “The college to be sited in Enugu is to provide courses of instruction leading to the award of…

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