Tinubu appoints Jim Ovia as Chairman of NELFUND

President Bola Tinubu has appointed renowned banker and businessman, Mr. Jim Ovia, as the Chairman of the Board of the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND). This was contained in a statement issued on Friday by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale Ovia, founder of one of Nigeria’s leading banks, is […]

EFCC arrests Sirika, slams Emefiele with fresh charges

Immediate-past Minister of Aviation Hadi Sirika has been arrested. He is due to face charges alongside his brother, Abubakar, following an investigation into alleged N8.06 billion fraud during his tenure. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ola Olukoyede announced this yesterday. He also insisted that former Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello was […]

House of Reps hold citizens’ town hall 

The Citizens’ Town Hall meeting on the 2024 budget and appropriation process has started in Abuja. Numerous notable individuals, who attended the event organized by the House Committee on Appropriations and the Office of the Speaker of Representatives’ Programs Coordinating Unit, included Kabir Abubakar, the Chairman of the Appropriations Committee, Iduma Enwo, his deputy, and […]

Adeleke avoiding first-year scorecard – Osun APC

The opposition All Progressives Congress in Osun State has alleged that Governor Ademola Adeleke travelled abroad ahead of the first anniversary of his administration today to avoid giving an account of his stewardship. The Osun APC, in a statement on Sunday by its Chairman, Mr Tajudeen Lawal, alleged that Adeleke had run the state aground […]

Senate confirms appointment of Aliyu as ICPC chairman

The Senate, on Thursday, confirmed the appointment of Musa Aliyu as the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission. The Senate also confirmed the appointments of Gadji Dantata and Saka Sulieman as members of the Federal Judicial Service Commission. The confirmation of the nominees was announced by the Deputy Senate President, […]

Babachir Lawal condemns Emefiele, Bawa’s continued detention

Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, on Wednesday, knocked the administration of President Bola Tinubu over the continued detention of the immediate past Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa and erstwhile Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele, without trial. Bawa, the first EFCC boss who […]