Court adjourns trial of Usman, Fani-Kayode, to December 2
A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Tuesday, further adjourned the trial until Dec. 2, of a former Minister of State for Finance, Nenandi Usman, and others, over N4.6 billion Money laundering charges.
‘I am Not Yoruba: Rethinking Femi Fani-Kayode’s Disquisition’
Recently, as an adjunct I taught a new generation of Nigerian students of history the theme: Sources of History. It was indeed an exciting learning curve both for them and I. I showed a hard copy (scanned copy) of the first Indigenous newspaper in Africa - Iwe Irohin Fun Awon Egba ati Yoruba to the students…
How N800m was paid into firm’s account, by witness in Fani-Kayode’s trial
A prosecution witness at the trial of former Aviation minister Femi Fani-Kayode, yesterday, told a Federal High Court in Lagos how N800 million was paid from the Ministry of External Affairs’ account into that of Jointrust Dimension Limited.
‘Nigeria not demonstrating what can be achieved with potential’
Lawyer, writer, political activist and National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) chieftain, Mr FRED AGBEYEGBE, turns 84 today. But the Itsekiri-born humanist who was the secretary to the committee that agitated for the creation of Delta State is not a happy man with the way Nigeria has turned out – a country full of potential, but with retarded development.
Our collective guilt for insecurity
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is undoubtedly very passionate about Nigeria and its future. His love for our nation can hardly be faulted.
Fani-Kayode scores Buhari low
A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has scored President Muhammadu Buhari low on performance and delivery of dividends...
Obasanjo’s “Fulanisation’’ “Islamisation’’ statement is diversionary tactics- UPN
The Unity Party of Nigeria (UPN) has described the statement by former President Olusegun Obasanjo on alleged “Fulanisation’’ and “Islamisation’’ of Nigeria, as tactic to divert government’s attention from probing his administration’s expenditure on power sector. The party said this in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Abubakar Sokoto, on Friday in…
Fani-Kayode debunks defection rumours
Former Nigeria aviation minister and member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Femi Fani-Kayode, has debunked rumours that he has defected to the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC). “Reports that I said I am "proud of Buhari" and that I have "dumped PDP" and "joined APC" are false,” Fani-Kayode said in a tweet on Friday.…
Gbenga Daniel dumping Atiku, PDP is tragic, says Fani-Kayode
A chieftain of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Femi Fani-Kayode on Monday said the decision of Gbenga Daniel to dump the party at the time it was challenging the presidential election result was tragic. "For the 1st DG of Atiku's PCO and his closest confidante in South West to dump PDP and join APC before…
Fani-Kayode urges Atiku to form parallel government
A chieftain of the opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) Femi Fani-Kayode on Tuesday urged the party's presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar to form a parallel government in the country if not declared winner of the presidential election. "He must reject the results and give the FG an ultimatum to declare the authentic results, failure of which…