INEC’s postponement of presidential polls illegal, HDP insists
The Hope Democratic Party (HDP) yesterday insisted that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) shifted this year’s presidential polls from February 16 to 23 in breach of the Electoral Act 2010.
Presidential Tribunal: C4C, Ojinika withdraw petition against Buhari
The Coalition 4 Change and its Presidential Candidate in the February 23 presidential election on Monday withdrew their joint petition filed against the re-election of Muhammadu Buhari as president.
‘How firm supplied 6.7m litres of petrol and was paid for 19m’
Prosecution witness, Chidi Nweke, has told a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Apo, Abuja, how two directors of Origin Oil and Gas Limited, Adegbite Adetoye and Ponle Abiodun, defrauded the federal government of over N735 million in subsidy scam. At the resumed hearing of the case yesterday before Justice Silvanus Oriji, an operative…
Customs seizes N1billion contrabands, 18 vehicles
The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Federal Operations Unit Zone ‘A’, Ikeja, Lagos, has seized various contrabands with Duty Paid Value...
Choking under yoke of substandard Chinese products, lopsided operations
When the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Wednesday, October 4, intercepted three container loads of fake drugs, electricity cables and other contraband goods from China, valued at over N356m in Lagos State, not many were shocked by the seizure, reason being that such encounters were becoming commonplace of late.
Customs impounds N1.07b contraband, arrests 16 smugglers
The Zone C of the Nigeria Customs Federal Operations Unit in Owerri, has impounded various contrabands worth N1.07 billion in the last one month.