The embattled senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West has secured a court injunction to stop his recall from the senate . . .
The former Aviation Minister and former Spokesman to ex- President Goodluck Jonathan’s Campaign Organization in 2015, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has revealed alleged underground plans by the Northerners to slaughter Igbo people on October 1. . .
SSS releases Ifeanyi Ubah after 6 weeks detention; EFCC grills ex-Army chief Minimah over arms deals; Alleged Diezani bribe: Lawmaker freed as ex-minister surrenders to EFCC: Report; EFCC, you can’t freeze Fayose’s account – court; BVN exposed Badeh’s link to N240m house – EFCC agent . . .
There was more trouble for the embattled senator representing Kogi West senatorial district, in Kogi State, in north central region of Nigeria. Kogi West senatorial constituents triggered the recall of the All Progressive Congress (APC) senator from the Senate and the National Assembly. . .
Presidency speaks on rumoured coup plot by Army officers; Ifeanyi Ubah arrested for economic sabotage punishable by death – DSS; Jonathan, Dickson can’t be separated —Bayelsa PDP; Customs seize container with 440 guns imported from Turkey; Why Buhari could not be treated in Nigeria – Health minister . . .
N13bn Ikoyi cash: EFCC takes charge of NIA’s bank accounts; Senate queries CBN, NNPC, 36 others over late submission of their 2017 budgets; Pro-Biafra: Kanu disowns Radio Biafra based in America; FCC gives DSS three-month ultimatum to explain ‘lopsided’ appointments; FG amends charges against SC Justice Ngwuta; Ambode ‘permanently’ bans VIO in Lagos, FRSC to work at fringes; FAAN Commences Screening of Flights Following Ebola Outbreak in DRC; Nigerians reacted on social media to Dino’s new book on corruption . . .
Buhari’s Absence At FEC On Doctor’s Advice – Lai Mohammed; Buhari will soon be going back to the UK for further treatment – Lai Mohammed . . .
Wike gave Jonathan N50m for PDP stakeholders meeting – Sheriff; Anenih’s daughter owns apartment raided by EFCC – SaharaReporters; Court orders forfeiture of $43m, £27,800 & N23m found by EFCC to FG; No big deal, Buhari did not attend FEC meeting – Lai Mohammed; DSS foils Boko Haram-ISIS plot to attack UK High Commission & US Embassy; EFCC agents raid ex-governor Aliyu’s residence in Minna; EFCC agents raid Jonathan’s cousin’s premises in Bayelsa . . .
FGN admits Boko Haram leader Shekau is still at large; Senate suspends Ndume for 6 months; Senate draws battle line over Magu with Buhari; Senators will regret not screening Buhari’s list of RECs – Prof. Sagay; Buhari sends 2 new ministerial nominees to senate; Bishop Kukah denies collecting money from Jonathan; Nigerian military searching for elusive Boko Haram leader – Defence minister; Senate summons Prof. Sagay over ‘controversial comment’; Senate is an arm of government that must be respected – Presidency; Dokpesi got N2.1bn for 2015 presidential campaigns – 1stBank manager . . .
Senate meets behind closed-doors as Customs boss fails to show up; Three dead as suicide blasts rock migrant camp; CCT Trial: Drama as Saraki’s lawyer engage in shouting match with adverse counsel; ’Buhari, we’re sorry, our elders misled us’ – Igbo students; Senate declares customs boss Hameed Ali unfit for public office, calls for resignation; Court rules on bail application by Nnamdi Kanu & others April 25; Adeosun wants lawmakers to cut CBN governor’s powers; Senate to investigate Saraki & Melaye over forgery; Suspected kidnappers of German Archeologists arrested in Kaduna – DSS; Alleged N400m fraud: Olisa Metuh asks court to suspend trial; Senate approves $500m Eurobond to fund 2016 budget deficit; PDP asks Supreme Court to strike out Markafi PDP faction’s appeal; 5 years after, court to give Judgment on Miss Osokogu’s murder tomorrow . . .