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Court Sentences Farouk Lawan to 7 Years Imprisonment

A federal capital territory (FCT) high court sitting in Apo, Abuja, has sentenced Farouk Lawan, former chairman of the federal house of representatives ad-hoc committee on fuel subsidy, to seven years imprisonment over the $3 million bribery charges preferred against him by the federal government. Lawan was the chairman of …

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Buhari’s Words Against Ndigbo, Not Presidential Enough … Archbishop Opoko Rejects ” Dot-In-A-Circle Statement”

Most Rev. Dr. Chibuzo Raphael Opoko, the Methodist Archbishop of Umuahia and Bishop of Umuahia has, amidst indignation, debunkedPresident Mohammed Buhari’s derogatory statement which likened the Igbo nation to as “a dot-in-a-circle”, saying it is unpresidential to say the least. Rev. Dr. Opoko, described bluntly Buhari’s pejorative choice of simile …

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Abia State Govt Relaxes Curfew From 10 pm To 6 Am

In view of noticeable security improvements within the state and neighboring states, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has directed the relaxation of existing curfew times as follows: Curfew in Aba and Umuahia municipalities now takes effect from 10pm to 6am dailyCurfew in Ohafia, Bende, Umunneochi and Arochukwu LGAs now takes effect from …

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