Revealed: How Fowler Lobbied For Reappointment but was Shunned by Buhari

Details have emerged on how the immediate past Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Babatunde Fowler lobbied for reappointment for another term of four years but was shunned by president Muhammadu Buhari who instead appointed Muhammad Nami as his replacement. In a letter titled, ‘Re: Notification of Expiration of Tenure as Executive Chairman,Federal…

Adams Reacts to Sowore’s Re-arrest

The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Iba Gani Ige Adams, has said the re-arrest of the publisher of SaharaReporters, Mr. Omoyele Sowore, shortly after his release was a reminiscence of the dark era of military rule. Adams who spoke in Lagos at the weekend said the action of the Department of State Services (DSS) was an…

Sowore: Falana Slams DSS

The lead counsel to Omoyele Sowore, Femi Falana, has slammed the State Security Service (SSS) over claims that the supporters of the detained convener of RevolutionNow stage managed his arrest inside the Court 7 of the Federal High Court Abuja presided over by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu on Friday. Falana in a statement on Sunday said…

Atiku Condemns Assault on Justice Ojukwu, Calls For Probe

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar has condemned the invasion of a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja presided over by Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu by operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on Friday. Atiku in a statement he personally signed on a Friday,…

Breaking: Amaechi Escapes Lynching by Angry Nigerians in Spain

The Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi on Friday escaped being lynched by some angry Nigerians living in Madrid, the Spanish capital during his visit there.  According to a tweet that emanated from the Minister’s official Twitter handle, @ChibuikeAmaechi, he said he was rescued by Spanish Police. Amaechi thanked Nigerians for their prayers and support. See…

APC Mocks ‘Clown’ Dickson

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday said the outgoing Governor, Seriake Dickson has blamed everyone, including public institutions, but himself for the loss of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) at the last Bayelsa governorship election. APC National Publicity Secretary, Lanre Issa-Onilu, in a statement, said “if Dickson should stand before the mirror, he would…