2017 Budget: Nigeria Is In Big Trouble – Minister Of Power, Fashola

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has continued to trade words with members of the National Assembly over tampered 2017 Budget which recorded some added projects by Lawmakers. According to the Minister, Nigeria is in big trouble if lawmakers do not understand the difference between cash and budgets. Fashola had earlier complained that some provisions of the budget violate the nation’s constitution. The National Assembly however clapped back that the Minister was spreading

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EFCC Disowns Anti- Corruption Lawyer Rotimi Jacobs, Denies Prosecuting Saraki

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has stated that it was not prosecuting the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, in the just concluded false declaration of assets case. In one of its tweets on its checked. twitter handle @officialEFCC on Thursday, the hostile to unite office made it clear to Nigerians that it was not the prosecutor at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) trial. In the same vein, the EFCC also disowned counsel,

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Exposed! How Bukola Saraki Allegedly Bribed His Way Through CCT Chairman With $2million To Dismiss Damaging Assets Declaration Charges

To obtain the dismissal of the charges levelled against him at the Code of Conduct Tribunal, Senate President Bukola Saraki allegedly bribed his way through heavily in cash, and in kind. According to a source by SaharaReporters, a whopping $2million, went to CCT Chairman, Danladi Umar. Read their report below: The kind was a promise to the cabal at the Nigerian presidency to block Ibrahim Magu’s confirmation as chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes

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CCT Clears Saraki Of False Asset Declaration Charges

After quite a while of sitting and consultation, the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) has rejected the charges of false resource assertion against Senate President, Bukola Saraki. Administrator of the tribunal, Danladi Umar, in his managing toward the beginning of today, said the indictment group had neglected to give adequate confirmation to demonstrate that Saraki was in reality liable of false resource presentation. The witnesses gotten by the Federal government had given opposite declarations amid

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Osinbajo To Assent 2017 Budget As Presidency, NASS Settle Differences

The Presidency and leadership of the National Assembly have resolved all the grey areas thatprevented the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo from assenting to the Appropriation Bill passed into law by the legislature last month. The agreement comes after three days of stormy deliberations between the executive and legislature. Presidency Breaks Silence On Why 2017 Budget Has Not Been Assented To Speaking to Vanguard Newspaper, a top Presidency source on Thursday night said the major areas ofdisagreement had been resolved by the two sides,

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FG to CCT, We have serious case against Saraki

The Federal Government on Thursday asked the Code of Conduct Tribunal to dismiss the no-case submission filed by the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, to fault the evidence led by the prosecution in relation to the 16 charges of false declaration of assets and other related offences preferred against him. The Senate President, through his no-case submission filed before the CCT on May 26, 2017, contended that none of the exhibits tendered and evidence given by

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Senate approves President Buhari’s 82- year old ambassador, two others (see list)

– Retired justice Sylvanus Nsofor from Imo state has been confirmed as an ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria – The retired justice was confirmed despite DSS reports against him – The confirmation was however based on the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs’s recommendation Nigeria Senate has confirmed 82-year old retired justice Sylvanus Nsofor from Imo state as an ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Nsofor’s nomination by the Presidency was initially rejected

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