Senator Ekweremadu To Face Trial Over Hidden Assets Aboard

Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, will be charged before the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) next week by the office of the attorney-general of the federation (AGF), TheCable reports. He will be arraigned for “false declaration of assets” — the same charge slammed against Senate President Bukola Saraki whose case was adjourned indefinitely on Thursday by the tribunal. Ekweremadu is accused of having assets in United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and United States of America which he allegedly did not disclose in his declarations to the Code of Conduct Bureau…

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Despite Buhari’s Presence, Gunmen Attack Plateau Community; Five Feared Killed

Less than 24 hours after the official launch of a five year road map for peace strategy in Plateau State by President Muhammadu Buhari, gunmen reportedly killed five persons in the state. The attack occurred in Nzharuvo community of Basa Local Government Area of the state Thursday night. The attacked community is located close to ECWA Secondary School, Mingo, in Bassa local government. A youth leader in the community Danjuma Auta, told PREMIUM TIMES of the attack on Friday. According to Mr. Auta, the victims were mostly children and a…

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Olamide Proposes To His Baby Mama Bukunmi On Her Birthday

Award-winning Nigerian rapper and YBNL Boss, Olamide Adedeji, AKA Badoo, has proposed to his girlfriend and Baby Mama, Bukunmi. The rapper and his girlfriend have been together for years and she is the mother of his son Miliano who was born in January 2015. Olamide, unlike his colleagues in the industry, has just one baby mama and, the rapper and his girlfriend started dating way before he became popular and now, she has finally gotten a ring from him

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Lagos Group Vows To Occupy Alausa For Two Months Over New Land Use Charge

A civil rights organization, the Save Lagos Group, has described the current administration of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode as a burden on the over 25 million residents of Lagos State. In a statement issued on Thursday by the Convener of the Group, Comrade Adeniyi A. Sulaiman, the Save Lagos Group added that it has concluded arrangements with similar likeminded organizations to occupy the state secretariat in Alausa to continuously mount pressure on the government to change its ways, which he said are inimical to the wellbeing of the people of the…

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Governor Wike: I’ve Not Been Informed President Buhari Is Visiting Rivers

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said the Federal Government has not informed him of the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to the state and the reason for it. Wike said this on Thursday at the flagging off of the reconstruction of Egbelu Street and construction of link roads in East-West in Rumuodara, Obio Akpor Local Government Area. He said: “I hear they say that the President is coming to our state. “I have not been told the President is coming and why he is coming. “He has the…

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