Jul 20th, 2013
By Tosin Adeonigbabes, IndepthAfrica Renowned Nigerians from diverse places of the community, such as President Goodluck Jonathan, thronged the city of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, so as to say fairwell to the late mom of the Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan on Media and Publicity,...
Mar 31st, 2013
The Nigerian president condoled with the family of the deceased. President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday visited the matriarch of the Awolowo family, Hanna Awolowo, in Ikenne, Ogun State, to commiserate with the family over the death of Oluwole Awolowo, the Publisher of Nigerian Tribune Newspaper. Mr...
Apr 17th, 2012
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday said ex-Governor James Ibori will still face trial in Nigeria after serving a 13-year term in a UK Prison. It also said with the conviction of Ibori by the Southwark Court in London, Nigeria’s judicial process needs to be reassessed. The E...
Apr 15th, 2012
ABEOKUTA – Beginning from today, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is expected to re-open the alleged corruption trial of former Ogun State governor, Otunba Gbenga Daniel, at the Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta. Justice Olanrewaju Mabekoje, had on March 2, quashed al...
Feb 10th, 2011
A high court sitting in Abeokuta yesterday declared a faction of the People’s Democratic Party, the Harmonization Committee, unconstitutional, illegal, null and void. The Harmonization Committee, a faction of the party, which enjoys the support of former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, is the group whi...
Nov 1st, 2010
FOLLOWING a media report on the appointment of Ogun State governor, Gbenga Daniel, as the chairman of the Nigeria Governor’s Forum (NGF), the incumbent chairman of the forum and presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr Bukola Saraki, on Sunday, said the develop...