The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria on Monday said it was seeking prospective investors to buy Keystone Bank Limited, the last of the three nationalised banks yet to be sold.
The over twenty years reign of Oba Jimoh Oyeyemi Oloyede was recently brought to an end by the Court of Appeal, Ibadan Division, Justice Mudashiru Nasiru Oniyangi, which nullified his emergence as the Aresaadu of Iresadu in Surulere Local Government Area of Oyo state.
Minister rallies support in war against terror
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said the Federal Government had begun mobilising the military and task forces to stop the sabotage of oil facilities and kidnapping of citizens for ransom in the coastal areas of the country.
Constitutional lawyer, Professor Itse Sagay SAN, said he remains firm in his opinion about recent Supreme Court judgments that upheld the governorship elections in Rivers and Akwa Ibom states.
A non-governmental organisation, Centre for Social Justice, CSJ, has queried some items in the 2016 budget, adding that the fiscal document contained N668.8 billion expenditures that are “frivolous, inappropriate, unclear and wasteful.”
The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has described the recent remarks made by Kaduna State senator, Comrade Shehu Sani, about its trip to Saudi Arabia to obtain loans from the Islamic Development Bank (IDB), as a demonstration of ignorance on how government works.
Of the 26 Directors-General and Heads of parastatals sacked yesterday, no fewer than 10 may be handed over to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission(ICPC) for investigation, a source said last night.
TRIAL continues today in the nine-count charge preferred against former Governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).