Sudan Recovers $4 Billion of Assets From Ex-President Bashir

319 ViewsSudan has confiscated assets valued at $4 billion from former President Omar al-Bashir, his family members and associates, the country’s anti-corruption body said. Our initial estimates of the value of the assets, shares in different companies and buildings we have confiscated is $3.5 billion to $4 billion,” Salah Manaa, a spokesperson for the Anti-Corruption and Regime Dismantling Committee, said in response to questions. The body was set up late last year. READ ALSO: PHOTOS: Malam Nasir Elrufai is at the Kaduna-Kano boundary for the second consecutive day Bashir, who was…

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Why we observed Eid today – Sheikh Lukuwa

142 ViewsSokoto-based  Sheikh Musa Lukuwa has explained why he led others to observe Eid prayers Saturday contrary to the declaration of Sunday  by Sultan of Sokoto as  Eid-ul-fitri. According to the Sultan, the new moon of Shawwal was not sighted anywhere in the country, signifying that the month of Ramadan would complete a 30-day circle. But in a phone interview with our reporter, Lukuwa said: “The Sultan said the moon was not sighted but we saw it and our position superseded his own.” According to him, the new crescent was…

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EXPOSED: 64 Bank Accounts Linked To BVN Of Lagos Assembly Speaker, Obasa

279 ViewsAt least 64 bank accounts have been discovered to be linked to the Bank Verification Number of Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, SAHARA REPORTERS SaharaReporters discovered that the accounts registered with various names, are being used to siphon public funds in Lagos. The BVN reveals that Obasa operates accounts with multiple names in Polaris Bank, Zenith Bank, Access Bank, Ecobank Nigeria, Stanbic IBTC Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank, United Bank for Africa, First City Monument Bank and Wema Bank.  Lagos Assembly Speaker Mudashiru ObasaHESSO FOTO To conceal…

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Kogi Tribunal Judgement: Dissenting judge nullifies Bello Election, orders INEC to withdraw certificate of Return.

28,369 ViewsIn a 2/1 the dissenting judge Justice Ohimai Obviagele of the tribunal considered that the only issue for determination is either Bello was returned on the majority of lawful votes, to which he answered in the negative, OBSERVERS TIMES REPORT. The Judge dealty extensively on the expert evidences of forensics expert PW19, whose evidences wasn’t challenged by any of the three respondents counsel, the Judge further held that when there is no contradiction or challenge to an expert evidence, the court is duty bound to accept such evidence. The…

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Governor Yahaya Bello Lauded Tribunal For affirming his election asks all kogites to join his administration in moving the state forward,

185 ViewsKogi State Governor, His Excellency Yahaya Bello has said the judgment of the Election Tribunal upholding his election and the All Progressives Congress (APC) earlier today is a re-affirmation of his landmark victory on the 16th of November, 2019. He said the landmark judgment affirming his landmark victory is a validation of the people’s mandate and an added impetus to his drive to do more for the good people of Kogi State. The governor lauded the tribunal for being upright and just and thanked the entire citizens of the…

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Kogi state election tribunal Minority judgement favored Wada as Tribunal affirmed Yahaya Bello Election.

6,292 ViewsTribunal declared Yahaya Bello as the duely elected governor of Kogi state. Each petitioner should pay 500 thousand naira to Yahaya Bello and INEC, With Two judges affirmed Yahaya Bello with minority judgement in  favour of Engr Musa Wada , Despite Court of appeal and Supreme Court judgement compelling Tribunal to accept forensic evidence the panel still went ahead to affirm Yahaya Bello. The have alleged substantial none compliance with the provisions of the electoral Act, Over voting, Violence, Snatching of ballot boxes, Failure to accredit e.t.c. the tribunal…

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Gov Darius Ishaku working a safe future for Taraba

623 ViewsA good leader has a futuristic vision and knows how to turn his ideas into real-world success stories. And this is not far from the man Darius Dickson Ishaku who has often turned imaginations into reality Probably the most difficult job for most leaders is to persuade others to follow, Ishaku’s administration has continued to gain support and followers because of his styling qualities of governance, he cares more about what the state need rather than want. Darius Ishaku has so availed him self to a stand where When…

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APC NWC can’t decide Edo primary mode, Obaseki tells Oshiomhole

222 ViewsEdo State Governor Godwin Obaseki says the All Progressives Congress’ National Working Committee has no power to decide how the party governorship primary in the state will be conducted. The primary has been scheduled to hold next month, with the governorship poll fixed for September. The APC NWC headed by Adams Oshiomhole has ordered direct primary. Obaseki has been locked in a fierce battle with  Oshiomhole over the control of the party in Edo The governor,  who spoke through his Special Adviser on Media and Strategy,  Crusoe Osagie, on…

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No Moon Sighted, Fasting Continue – NSCIA Declares

88 ViewsThe National Moonsighting Committee of the NSCIA said no moon was sighted in the country on Friday. The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs has announced that the Ramadan fast would continue on Saturday, The PUNCH reports. The National Moonsighting Committee of the NSCIA said no moon was sighted in the country on Friday. It said the Ramadan fast would reach 30 this year as against preparations earlier made by Muslim faithful to celebrate Eid-el-Fitri tomorrow (Saturday). The PUNCH reports that the Muslim holiday of Eid-el-Fitr marks the end…

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