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Onnoghen: Petitioner Unveiled

4 days ago /
Nation 

One other controversy that has ensued over the travails of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, is the motive of the petitioner as well as the identity of the brains behind the move.

Cross River APC Calls For Issue-Based Campaigns

4 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

The Cross River state chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, says issue-based campaigns that will allow for peace and safe environment should dominate elections in the state.

Suspected Political Thugs Attack Saraki Family House

4 days ago /
Nation 

Suspected political thugs have attacked the family house of senate president, Bukola Saraki at Agbaji in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital leaving scores of persons injured and vehicles destroyed.

Onnoghen: Wike Accuses APC Of Desperation To Rig 2019 Polls

4 days ago /
Nation 

Rivers state Governor Nyesom Wike has described plans by the APC-led federal government to prosecute the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen on allegations of false and non-assets declaration as a desperate attempt to rig the general elections and intimidate members of the judiciary into doing its bidding.

Onnoghen: APC Accuses PDP Of Sympathy To Corruption

4 days ago /
Nation 

The All Progressives Congress, APC has endorsed the planned arraignment of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen.

Onnoghen’s Trial: NBA Condemns FG

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, has condemned the planned arraignment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria,  Justice Walter Onnoghen on charges of non-declaration of assets.

Forum Advocates Stiff Penalties For Sexual Harassment

4 days ago /
Nation 

Institutions of higher learning in Nigeria have been urged to put in place mechanisms to check rising cases of sexual harassment of female students on campuses across the country.

Army Responds To FOI Request By SERAP, Others

4 days ago /
Nation  Security 

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai has responded to joint freedom of information request sent to him by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Enough Is Enough (EIE), and BUDGIT requesting him to provide information on spending on military operations across the country, particularly in the northeast.

May’s Brexit Deal

4 days ago /
International News 

May warns against Brexit deal failure British Prime Minister Theresa May have warned lawmakers that failure to back her plan to leave the European Union would be catastrophic for Britain, in a plea for support two days ahead of a vote in parliament that she is expected to lose.

Trump Denies Hiding Details Of Putin Talks

4 days ago /
International News 

US President Donald Trump has denied hiding details of conversations with Russia's President Vladimir Putin, saying he is "not keeping anything under wraps".

Oil Bearing Communities Worry Over Non-Passage Of Petroleum Industry Bill

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Host Communities of the Oil and Gas Producing States, HOSTCOM, say they are concerned that the national assembly has not passed all the components of the Petroleum Industry Bill even a few days to the elections.

Edwin Clark Demands A Halt To Arraignment Of Onnonghen

4 days ago /
Nation 

Elder statesman and leader of the PAN-Niger Delta forum, Chief Edwin Clark asking the Buhari administration to stop the move to arraign the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnonghen at the code of conduct tribunal on Monday.

Onnoghen Says He Forgot To Declare Assets

4 days ago /
Nation 

Justice Walter Onnonghen says he may have inadvertently forgotten to declare his assets after he took over as Chief Justice of Nigeria in December 2016.

Onnonghen’s Trial: PDP Says It’s A Plot To Manipulate 2019 Elections

4 days ago /
Nation  Politics 

The PDP national chairman Prince Uche Secondus has called on Nigerians to resist plans by President Muhammad Buhari to subject the judicial institution to the dictates of the executive.          

NBA Says Action An Assault On The Judiciary

4 days ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian bar association has described the charge filed against chief justice Walter Onnoghen over alleged non declaration of assets as an assault on the judiciary.

Rivers Mobilization Meeting

5 days ago /
Nation 

Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike has called on rivers people to vote out the non-performing APC federal government on February 16, so as to attract benefits to the state.

Onnonghen’s Trial

5 days ago /
Nation 

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnonghen will appear before the code of conduct tribunal on Monday to defend allegations of none-declaration of some assets and operating foreign accounts as a public officer.

Kidnap Of Journalist

5 days ago /
Nation 

A senior journalist and ace broadcaster with the Cross River Broadcasting Corporation, (CRBC), Peter-Tex Etim, popularly called godfather, has been abducted in Calabar.

Ayade On Tanker Explosion

5 days ago /
Nation 

Cross River state governor, Ben Ayade has expressed sadness over the tragic death of some persons in an explosion from a fuel-laden tanker at the new Netim junction, on the outskirts of Calabar.

Calabar Tanker Explosion

5 days ago /
Nation 

No fewer than forty persons have allegedly killed during a tanker explosion along Calabar Odukpani junction road in Cross River state.