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Two jailed over $1.6b money laundering trail of Omokore, others

Two of the five persons standing trial in the $1.6billion money laundering charge before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja, Victor Briggs and Abiye Membere, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 convicted by the…

We will make required cash available for INEC election expenses, CBN

Godwin Emefiele, the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), has said that the apex bank would not let itself be used or seen as an agent to stop the upcoming elections.  Emefiele promised…

JUST IN: Petroleum marketers suspends operations over “selling of products at lost”

The Independent Petroleum Markers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has suspended operations nationwide citing “sourcing and selling of products at a lost prices. Akewusolaf Blog reports that this was made known via a statement signed by…

Ejike Mbaka warns Muhammadu Buhari, CBN over ‘wicked’ naira notes policy

Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, a charismatic Catholic priest, has spoken out about the cash shortage and low distribution of the newly redesigned Naira notes in the country. He has warned President Muhammadu Buhari and the…

Katsina Bandits’ Attack: Death toll rises above 100, as Masari sends delegation

The death toll from the clash between terrorists and the Yansakai Group in Bakori Local Government Area of Katsina State has risen above 100, residents say. This figure comes shortly after Governor Aminu Masari of…

Naira Scarcity: One killed as security agents, protesters clash in Oyo

One person was killed during a confrontation between security agents and protesters on Saturday in Oyo State, South-West Nigeria as the naira scarcity persist on. Hundreds of persons had commenced a protest against the naira…

New Naira Notes Scarcity: Lagos CP meets bank CSOs

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, CP Abiodun Alabi, fdc has called on commercial banks to device policies that would reduce incidents of breakdown of law and order among the banking public. According to…

IPOB suspends sit-at-home for 2023 elections

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has stated that the Southeast will no longer have to follow the “sit-at-home” order every week so that the general elections in February can be held peacefully. The group’s…

Gunmen attack INEC office, police station in Anambra

Again, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Ojoto, Idemili South Local Government Area of Anambra State, was attacked by gunmen early Wednesday morning. According to source, the attackers used improvised explosive devices (IEDs)…

NNPC assures INEC of adequate fuel supply for 2023 general elections

Mele Kyari, Group Chief Executive Officer, NNPC Limited, said this when he received management team of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) at the NNPCL Tower in Abuja on Tuesday. The team from INEC was…