Shekarau displaces Kwankwaso’s proxy for Kano senatorial seat
Former Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau, was yesterday declared winner of Kano Central Senatorial ticket, thus making him the successor to his arch political rival, Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso.
‘I authorised release of N950m to Wali, Mansur at night’, EFCC witness tells court
A former banker with a commercial institution in Kano, Mr. Saheed Adeluola Eloekere, yesterday testified before a Federal High Court sitting in Kano, to have authorized...
How Shekarau, others shared N950m bribe from Diezani - EFCC
A Federal High Court in Abuja has admitted evidence from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission showing how a former governor of Kano state Ibrahim Shekarau and two Others shared N950million bribe from former Minister of Petroleum Diezani Alison-Madueke. "Shekarau is standing trial along with Aminu Bashir Wali and Mansur Ahmed on a six-count charge…
Court dismisses EFCC’s application to re-assign Shekarau, others’ suit
Justice Lewis Allaguo of Federal High Court, Kano, has denied application filed by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seeking re-assignment or transfer of alleged N950 million money laundering charges slammed against former Minister of Education, Ibrahim Shekarau; former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Aminu Wakil and Mansur Ahmed. Counsel to the EFCC, J.A. Ojogbane,…
Kano APC plot to replace Shekarau thickens
The plot to divert the senatorial ticket of former minister of education, Ibrahim Shekarau, by the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kano State has reached advance stage.
The essence of presidential debates
Even with the vast majority of Nigerians not having access to television and electricity, the culture of televised presidential debates has crept in and should be warmly embraced.
Kwankwaso, Shekarau in fresh political theatrics in Kano
At a time when most analysts concluded that two former governors of Kano State, Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso and Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, must have resolved their political differences, the two have proved that they are strange bedfellows that cannot stand on the same platform.
Court opposes release of Shekarau’s international passport to perform lesser hajj
A Federal High Court in Kano yesterday declined application filed by former Minister of Education, Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, seeking the release of his international passport to travel for lesser hajj in Saudi Arabia.
Court grants bail to Shekarau, Wali
The Federal High Court sitting in Kano has granted bail to the former governor of Kano State, Ibrahim Shekarau arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged money laundering. Shekarau together with Bashir Wali and Mansur Ahmad are facing a six-count charge bordering on conspiracy and money laundering to the tune of…