Former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu is asking the court to grant him a post-conviction bail after being convicted of N7.1bn fraud and sentenced to 12 years’ imprisonment on Thursday, December 5. In an application on Tuesday, Kalu said he is battling serious health challenges, and that the medical facilities in the prison cannot […]
Rotimi Amaechi The Minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, said on Monday he had no regrets citing the Transportation University in Daura, Katsina. Amaechi stated this at the groundbreaking of the university on Monday. He said: “When we sited the factory at Kajola, there was no noise, nobody debated about it, nobody abused us for it […]
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By MARK ITSIBOR, Abuja and BUKOLA IDOWU and KAYODE TOKEDE, Lagos The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday retained the nation’s monetary interest rate at 14 per cent, citing headwinds confronting the domestic economy on one hand and the uncertainties in the global environment on the other as reasons for its decision. The monetary policy […]
By Kunle Olasanmi, Chibuzo Ukaibe, Andrew ESSIEN, The leadership tussle which rocked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for about two years was finally put to rest yesterday by the Supreme Court. Citing infantile desperation which led him to forum shop from one court to the other, the highest court in the land sacked Senator Ali […]
Coming after she penned a letter to her future husband, Actress Rosaline Meurer who was fingered as the reason behind fellow actress, Tonto Dikeh’s failed marriage has been reminded again! But she’s not letting it go! A fan called her out for having such expectations of wanting a good man after allegedly breaking another woman’s home, denying […]