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GT Bank in Soup as several prominent Igbo sons and daughters set to boycott GT Bank

Information reaching us has it that several prominent Igbo sons and daughters, especially those have allegedly threatened to boycott and close their accounts with GT Bank for the way and manner it maltreated and currently harassing  auto magnate and chairman of Innoson Motors Limited, chief Innocent Chukwuma with operatives of EFCC.


UN Votes On Jerusalem After Trump Warns 'We're Watching'

UN member-states will vote on Thursday on a motion rejecting us recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, under strong pressure from President Donald Trump who has threatened to cut funding to countries that back the measure.

The UN General Assembly will hold an emergency session to decide on a draft resolution that the United States vetoed at the Security Council on Monday after all other 14 council members voted in favour of the measure.

On the eve of the vote, Trump suggested there could be reprisals for countries that support the motion, put forward by Yemen and Turkey on behalf of Arab and Muslim countries.

“They take hundreds of millions of dollars and even billions of dollars and then they vote against us,” Trump said at the White House.

“Well, we’re watching those votes. Let them vote against us. We’ll save a lot. We don’t care.”

The draft resolution mirrors the vetoed measure, reaffirming that any decision on the status of Jerusalem has no legal effect and must be rescin…

End of the road for Magu as the Nigerian Senate says Magu is no longer a EFCC acting Chairman

Chairman, Senate Committee on Public Petitions, Ethics and privledges, Senator Samuel Anyanwu has stated that Nigeria Senate no longer regard Mr. Ibrahim Magu as Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

He gave this revelation at a press conference while reacting to questions bothering his Committee.

He explained that there were massive petitions against the EFCC, but they could not invite Mr. Magu because he was no longer seen as the acting Chairman.

“There are petitions against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission by some Nigerians, but my Committee does not see Ibrahim Magu as the Acting Chairman and that is why he was not invited”, Anyanwu said.

The lawmaker further said his committee would use 2018 budget defense to track down Magu.

“The 2018 budget is here, we will it as instrument against EFCC for defying Senate resolution on Ibrahim Magu”, Anyanwu submitted.

Actress Iyabo Ojo releases stunning photos to make her 40 years birthday

Nollywood actress Iyabo Ojo clocked the big 40 today Dec. 21st and released these new pictures to celebrate her day. The CEO of Fespris World, a beauty parlour said she is grateful as she marks her day. 

Ojo runs an NGO, which caters to the children with special needs and the less privileged. The mother of two also recently unveiled her canteen where she sells popular Yoruba meal 'Amala', in Lekki, Lagos state.i

Kano APC chairman steps down

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje

The crisis in Kano’s political terrain has deepened with the resignation of the embattled ruling All Progressive Congress, APC state chairman, Abdullai Abbas, indicted in the feud between Governor Abdullai Ganduje and his deputy, Hafizu Abubakar.

An aide to the Commissioner of Information, Faizu Alfindiki, confirmed to PREMIUM TIMES that Mr. Abbas had resigned.

Although no immediate reason was given for the decision, it adds another twist to the raging controversy in the party in the state.

The deputy governor had recently, in a radio programme, indicated that he would not run on the same ticket with the governor in 2019, citing the fact that he had been sidelined in governance and party affairs in the state. He also expressed dissatisfaction with the removal of his ward chairman.

A rattled Governor Ganfuje immediately ordered that the official be reinstated and urged politicians in the state to respect his deputy in all their actions.

It was le…

“I Will Expose Your Role In Chibok Girls Kidnapping, Alhassan Threatens Elrufai”

The embattled Minister of Women Affairs, Amina Alhassan has threatened to expose Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir Elrufai and his role in Chibok girls kidnapping. The Minister said she was surprised that a dirty character like Elrufai could even have the gut to comment against her preference for Alhaji Atiku Abubakar for 2019 Presidential race.

She said, there are lot of things Nigerians needs to know about the planning and execution of Chibok girl kidnapping because those behind it will be unmasked very soon. The intention was very obvious, to defame and blackmail PDP and Jonathan out of power.

The Minister became angry by the comment credited to Elrufai where he was quoted as saying that Buhari was severely warned not to appoint Amina Alhassan as Minister.

Mallam Elrufai said Amina Alhassan’s leaved Video, an indication that she has never been loyal to President Buhari from day one, noting that her loyalty lies with someone who is not even ready to support the party to success j…

Court freezes Osun State Government accounts

Few days to Christmas, Osun State High Court sitting in Osogbo has summoned all banks where accounts of Osun State Government are domiciled to appear before it next Monday with financial statements, regarding the payment of a compensation worth N170 million awarded against the government.

A plaintiff, identified as Rolland Seun Alli had dragged Osun State governor, Mr Rauf Aregbesola, Attorney General of the state; the Commissioner for Works and Transport and SAMMYA Nigeria Limited to the court following the demolition of his building in Osogbo.

But, the Osun Commissioner for Justice and Attorney General of the state, Dr Ajibola Basiru had argued that the court ought not to have granted the garnishee order, saying an appeal for a stay of execution on the judgement had been filed before a Federal Court of Appeal, sitting in Akure, Ondo State.

However, the court presided over by Justice A.O Ayoola had ruled in favour of the applicant and asked the state government to pay the amount to …

Famous Nigerian American Gospel Singer, Tracy Tolota clocks a year older today

The Nigerian American famous and award winning gospel singer, songs writer, Preacher, Psalmist, CODIMAward recipient and P. A Adesua Motors, Tracy Tolota is a year Older today.. More of her photos below..]

Happy Birthday Minister Tracy, you are indeed a blessing to this humanity and a powerful vessel of the Lord. follow her IG page @ministertracy and be blessed with her inspiration. Once again happy birthday