Okorocha, Wife, Daughter To Forfeit Multi-Billion Naira Assets To EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has obtained orders for the interim forfeiture of assets worth billions of naira and traced to a former Imo State governor, Senator Rochas Okorocha, and his wife. The Head, Enugu Zonal Office of the commission, Mr Usman Imam, disclosed this on Wednesday in Enugu while briefing newsmen...

Ihedioha Charges Imo Citizens On Participatory Government

The governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha has called on the people of the state to remain committed towards rebuilding the state. The governor, who reiterated his commitment towards inclusive government, noted that the state is on course towards institutionalizing transparent and accountable government. Governor Ihedioha also assured that his administration...

Xenophobic Attacks: Nigeria Recalls High Commissioner To South Africa

Nigeria has recalled its High Commissioner to South Africa, Kabiru Bala, and also pulled out of the World Economic Summit holding in Cape Town on Wednesday. A presidential source revealed that Nigeria also demanded full compensation for the loss of life and property of Nigerians affected by the xenophobic attack. There...

Imo Asset Recovery Committee: Police Clears Air On Allegations

The Imo State Police Command has noted that its attention has been drawn to the press briefing by the chairman of the State Recovery Committee Hon. Jasper Ndubuaku, in which he claimed that the Committee applied for Police protection to carry out their duties. Also he he claimed during the press brifing that the...

Factors To Consider When Buying A Smartphone

The world has changed and I must say the technology has taken over. Communication has become a matter of pressing some buttons and within some few second you are connected with your partner. Have you ever thought of the world without smartphones? May be no or may be yes...

Xenophobia: Retaliatory Attacks On Shoprite, MTN Will Hurt Nigerians More – FG

The Federal Government has appealed to Nigerians not to attack the South African businesses operating in Nigeria in retaliation for the ongoing xenophobic attacks against Nigerians in South Africa. In a statement issued on Tuesday in Abuja, the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammrd said that targeting South African businesses in Nigeria,...

Buhari To Visit South Africa Next Month Over Xenophobic Attacks

Plans have commenced for President Muhammadu Buhari to travel to South Africa next month. The trip is tied to the raging attacks on Nigerians and other Africans in Johannesburg and other South African cities, the Nigerian High Commission in South Africa said in a statement Tuesday. The statement said Nigeria would not condone attacks...

Donald Duke Absolves Self From Loss Of Bakassi, 76 Oil Wells

Akpan Etukudoh Asare Former Governor of Cross River State, Mr. Donald Duke has explained that even though the loss of Bakassi peninsula was during his time as governor yet he did not have anything to do with it contrary to the views held by many people. He said the loss of the peninsula through the...

FG Begins Clampdown On Illegal Gas Plants, Roadside LPG Retailers – Official

The Federal Government has begun clampdown on illegal gas plants and roadside retailers of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), popularly known as cooking gas, an official said. Mr Bassey Nkanga, DPR’s Operations Controller, disclosed this on Monday on the sideline of the department’s ongoing surveillance on gas plants in Port Harcourt. Government...

FG Summons SA High Commissioner Over Xenophobic Attacks On Nigerians

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has summoned the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Bobby Moroe, over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. A senior MFA official,  Kimiebi Ebenfa, confirmed the development in a WhatsApp message. The message read, “I am directed to inform you that the  Minister...