Police begins Budget Padding Probe

August 9, 2016

Police Begins Budget Padding Probe, Gets Three Versions Of Budget.Yusuf Alli,• Jibrin, panel in two-hour sessionThe police yesterday retrieved three versionsof the budget from ousted House of Representatives Appropriations Committee chairman Abdulmumin Jibrin as probe of his allegation of padding began.The Special Investigation Panel (SIP) has started sieving the documents to isolate the padded areas, it was learnt.Jibrin petitioned the police, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and other…

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dogora needs to back to Law school

August 9, 2016

Dogara Needs To Go Back To Law School Because Budget Padding Is Corruption What is budget padding? I don’t know, educate me. I am a lawyer and the speaker, and I have never heard of the word “padding”. What does padding mean?Those were some of the questions that the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, fired back at members of the press, last Friday. This was in…

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Obasanjo storms PDP Convention

August 6, 2016

Obasanjo Storms PDP Convention Committee Inauguration Venue for Secret Meeting.Obasanjo storms PDP convention committeeinauguration venue– Obasanjo refused to speak with any correspondent as he found his way to the event’s centre– Feelers say he may be plotting his return tothe PDP over Buhari’s inability to hold Nigeria’s economyEx-president Olusegun Obasanjo has reportedly stormed the Yar’Adua centre venue of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)convention committee inauguration.Pictures obtained by the News Agency…

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Sani Omolori emerges new Clerk of National Assembly

August 4, 2016

Sani Omolori emerges new Clerk of National Assembly Mohammed Sani Omolori has been confirmed the substantive Clerk of the National Assembly. Omolori’s confirmation was contained in a letter signed by the Executive Chairman of the National Assembly Service Commission‎, Adamu Fika, in Abuja yesterday Wednesday August 3rd. “I have the pleasure to inform you that the National Assembly Service Commission has at it 443rd Meeting approved the confirmation of your…

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Edo workers protest of non-payment of salary

August 4, 2016

Edo LG Workers Protest Non-payment Of salary Aug 03Commercial activities in Benin, the Edo State capital, was on Wednesday grounded following a mass protest by local government workers over the non-payment of their salary arrears.The aggrieved workers, under the Nigerian Union of Local Government Employees, marched in their hundreds from Five junction to Ring Road before making their way to Sapeleroad.It was learnt that the protesters comprised employees of the…

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John Momoh appointed as BON chairman

July 28, 2016

John Momoh Elected BON Chairman.The Chairman of Channels Media Group, Mr. John Momoh, was on Wednesday elected as the Chairman of the Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria.The election held at the annual delegate conference on Wednesday in Abuja.Momoh polled 51 votes against Mr. Abbas Dalhatu from Freedom Radio, Kano who scored 12 votes.In his acceptance speech, Momoh said his leadership was determined to address issues affecting the broadcast industry in thecountry.Momoh,…

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Bode George,Dokpesi for PDP Chairmanship position

July 23, 2016

Bode George, Dokpesi For PDP Chairmanship Position Two zones in the southern part of the country, South-West and South-South, are in the race to produce the next national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, investigations by our correspondent have revealed.No member of the party in the other zone in the region, the South-East, is said to have expressed any interest in producing the national chairman of the main opposition party.It…

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Senator caught sleeping on duty

July 20, 2016

Barnabas Gemade Pictured Sleeping.The senator representing Benue North-East Senatorial Zone, Barnabas Gemade was again caught by the sharp lense of our photo journalist sleeping on duty right inside the national assembly.IDOMA VOICE reports that the senator, who floored Gabrial Suswam to return to the upper chamber of the nation assembly during the 2015 national assembly election, was caught snoring while his other colleagues were busy contributing during senate plenary.Recall that…

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Immediate past Chairman of Etsako has defected to APC

July 19, 2016

The immediate past chairman of Etsako Central LGA, Hon Emmanuel Momoh, along side majority of the leaders of the APC in Etsako Central, tonight at Hon Momoh’s house in Fugar dumped the All Progressives Party (APC) for the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), declaring total support for the candidacy of Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu, the PDP candidate. At an impromptu mini-rally held at the former council chairman’s house in Fugar, Hon Momoh…

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New twist in PDP as another aspirant resigns

July 18, 2016

New Twist in Edo PDP as Another Guber Aspirant Resigns: The crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State has taken a new twist as one of the core aspirants, Chief Solomon Edebiri, who felt cheated in the last governorship primaries has resigned his membership from the party. In a letter dated 15 July, signed by Chief Edebiri, which was made available to newsmen in Benin City, Edebiri…

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