Criticising IGP Idris may be “dangerous” right now

Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris is one of the most powerful public office holders in Nigeria right now as preparations for 2019 General Elections are in top gear. Idris is still lurking horns with the Nigerian Senate, particularly the President of the Upper Legislative Chamber. But the police boss is taking a complete sweep […]

Omo-Agege vows to resume legislative duties while Senate Appeals

#NigerianPolitics Nigerians may be in for another political drama,as usual, just as the lawmaker representing Delta Central Senatorial District, Senator Ovie Omo – Agege, vowed to resume his legislative duties after winning a suspension case against the senate in Federal High Court, Abuja. Though the Upper Legislative Chamber and its President, Bukola Saraki, have filed […]

Serving Nigerian senator sent to prison for money laundering

#NigerianPolitics | #NationalAssembly While moves are underway to convey Dino Melaye to Kogi to face trial, another Nigerian senator, Peter Nwaobosh, has been sent to Ikoyi prison. Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Lagos, ruled that Mr. Nwaoboshi be remanded till Friday pending the hearing of the senator’s bail application. Before his arraignment, […]

Borno South Senatorial District protest against Ndume’s suspension

The people of Borno South Senatorial District on Tuesday thronged the main gate of National Assembly in Abuja to protest against the suspension of Senator Ali Ndume. Ndume was the former majority leader. According to Punch On-line, the protesters were made up of Internally Displaced Persons and Borno indigens in Abuja. They declared that Ndume’s […]

I’m back to office, President Buhari writes National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari today March 13, 2017 sent a formal letter of resumption to the National Assembly after his close to 50 days medical vacation in London. “I have resumed my functions as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria with effect from Monday, March 13, 2017, after my vacation.” In a Facebook release […]

President Buhari extends medical vacation indefinitely

Buhari writes National Assembly for extension of vacation President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly to request for an indefinite extension of his 10-day vacation in the United Kingdom. Before the announcement, which was made available by Mr. Femi Adesina, Mr. President was expected to arrive Nigeria today (February 5, 2017) and resume […]

House of Reps more corrupt than executive,judiciary combined-Jibrin

A former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriation, Mr. Abdulmumin Jibrin, has stated that corruption in the House of Representatives was more than that of the executive and judiciary combined. “I dare say corruption in the House of Representatives today is more than that of the executive and judiciary combined. We shall go on […]

Political Observation: Building The Nation Through Budget Padding, Corruption and Impunity

Let’s put it straight: Budget Padding is Forgery The recent revelation by the deposed Appropriation Committee Chairman in Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin, tells us that the federal lawmakers are not ready to repent in their financial recklessness, impunity, and uncontrollable corruption dubiously perpetrated by Nigeria’s National Assembly: The Senate and The House […]