Court Orders IGP, SSS, to Confiscate Obasanjo`s New Book

A Federal Capital Territory High Court has, on Wednesday, ordered the Inspector General of Police, Director-General of State Security Services (SSS) and Controller-General of Nigeria Customs Services to confiscate Obasanjo`s book from public vendors. Justice Valentine Ashi, gave the order after former President Olusegun Obasanjo allegedly went ahead to publish his book titled “ My … Continue reading Court Orders IGP, SSS, to Confiscate Obasanjo`s New Book

We must Arrest Sanusi – FG Tells Court

The Federal Government had on Friday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that it cannot stop the police and the Department of State Security Service from arresting the suspended Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mallam Sanusi Lamido. The former apex bank governor had earlier filed a suit seeking an order restraining the … Continue reading We must Arrest Sanusi – FG Tells Court

Ekiti Gubernatorial Election: Fayose Emerges PDP Candidate

Former Governor, Ayodele Fayose has emerged as the Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the Governorship election which comes up in June 21. Fayose, who ruled the state between 2003 and 2006 before he was impeached scored 400 votes, defeating former Minister of Police Affairs, Caleb Olubolade who got seven votes. Recall that … Continue reading Ekiti Gubernatorial Election: Fayose Emerges PDP Candidate

Ekiti Guber Tussle: Supreme Court Upholds Fayemi’s Victory

Nigeria's apex court, the Supreme Court, has dismissed a case by former Governor of Ekiti, Segun Oni, challenging the victory of Governor Kayode Fayemi as the Governor of the state. Oni, who had earlier been booted out of office by the Appeal Tribunal, upholding the victory of Fayemi in the 2007 governorship election, had again … Continue reading Ekiti Guber Tussle: Supreme Court Upholds Fayemi’s Victory