“Fire Didn’t Destroy any Record at Accountant-General’s office”, says Minister

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Clem Agba, minister of state for budget and planning, says the fire that gutted the office of the accountant-general of the federation did not destroy any record. On Wednesday, fire broke out at the Treasury House, a building housing the AGF’s office. Officials of the Federal Fire Service and National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) were [...]

Why the Conviction of Funke Akindele cannot stand in Law

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INTRODUCTION: The trial and conviction of actress Funke Akindele and her husband is legally flawed. The fact that they pleaded guilty does not foreclose a discussion on the case because the flaws that I intend to highlight are constitutional and jurisdictional in nature. Issues of jurisdiction can be raised at any time. I have read [...]

El-Rufai Tests Positive for COVID-19

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Kaduna Governor Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). The governor, in a live broadcast, said he submitted a sample for the COVID-19 test and the result came in positive. He stated he has been in isolation according to doctors’ orders. El rufai He said: “Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for [...]

Gov. Akeredolu Says Akure Explosion was Caused by Vehicle Transporting Explosives

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Following a blast that destroyed about 100 houses in Akure on early morning of Saturday, March 28th, the State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has said that the explosion was caused by a vehicle transporting explosives to a storage facility in a neighboring state. Governor Akeredolu at the scene of the explosion The governor in a statement [...]

Coronavirus: FG Bars International flights to Lagos & Abuja

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The federal government has barred international flights arriving into the Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport, Abuja. This was contained in a statement signed by the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), Capt. Musa Nuhu, on Saturday. Nuhu explained that the closure of international flight operations at the Lagos and [...]