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Venezuela blasts EU, rejects ultimatum

Venezuela’s foreign minister rejected a European ultimatum Saturday to hold elections within eight days, insisting that Nicolas Maduro remained the legitimate president despite US-led pressure. “Nobody is going to give us deadlines or tell us if there are elections or not,” Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza told a special session of the United Nations Security Council. […]

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Onnoghen: Nigerian Govt frowns at foreign interference

The Federal Government has warned against foreign interference into the nation’s affairs, capable of creating apprehension, distrust among citizens or undermining the transparency and acceptability of outcomes of the nation’s electoral process. This is contained in a statement issued by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in Abuja on […]

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BREAKING: US reacts to suspension of Justice Onnoghen, tells Buhari what to do now

The United States of America has reacted to the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement from the US embassy on Saturday, the Executive arm of government was called upon to respect the rule of law and resolve issues surrounding Onnoghen’s removal peacefully. In a […]

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Justice Onnoghen: Reno Omokri makes shocking revelation about acting CJN Tanko Muhammed

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has made a shocking claim about the newly installed acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Muhammadu. Omokri reveal that Muhammed has 32 kids. President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday swore in Tanko Muhammed as the acting CJN shortly after he suspended the former CJN, Walter Onnoghen. In […]

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Onnoghen: Falana finally reacts to Buhari’s suspension of CJN, blasts Osinbajo, Fashola, Malami

A frontline legal luminary, Femi Falana, has reacted to the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari. The senior lawyer picked holes in the exparte order of the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, relied upon by Buhari to suspend Justice Onnoghen. DAILY POST reported yesterday that President Buhari […]

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Justice Onnoghen: How suspended CJN caused his problems – Buhari’s camp

The Buhari Media Organisation, BMO, has stated that the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Walter Onnoghen, by President Muhammadu Buhari, was in the right direction. In a statement signed by its Chairman, Niyi Akinsiju and Secretary, Cassidy Madueke, on Saturday, the group pointed out that Buhari had no alternative but to respect […]

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EFCC begs court to strike out corruption case against ex-Judge

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has urged a Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja to strike out the bribery charge against a former judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia. Counsel for the EFCC, Rotimi Oyedepo, informed the court that the anti-graft agency had conceded that the court lacked jurisdiction based […]

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CJN Onnoghen: Dogara calls Buhari a dictator, charges Nigerians, international community to act

Rt Hon Yakubu Dogara, Speaker, House of Representatives, has condemned the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen by President Muhammadu Buhari. He said with the development, the world has been served with notice that Nigeria is now a full-blown dictatorship and called on the people and the international community to act. […]

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I remain PDP governorship candidate in Ogun – Kashamu

Senator Buruji Kashamu has urged the National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to respect the court judgment pronouncing him the party’s governorship candidate in Ogun. Kashamu (PDP-Ogun East) spoke with newsmen on Saturday in Lagos in reaction to a statement credited to the party’s Publicity Secretary, Mr Kola Ologbodiyan, that the […]

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Onnoghen: PDP suspended campaign to save face – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government says the directive by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) suspending its campaign to protest the suspension of Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen, is a face saving measure “because the party’s campaign died long ago.” The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, faulted the party’s action in an in […]

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PDP suspends Presidential Campaign to protest CJN’s suspension

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it has suspended its campaign for 72 hours to protest the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen. Less than twenty four hours ago, President Muhammadu Buhari controversially suspended Mr Onnoghen from office. Many Nigerians including the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) and Senate President Bukola Saraki have […]

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[PHOTOS] Tonto Dikeh Launches Luxury Hair Line Called ‘King Tonto Collection’

Tonto Dikeh has launched her new luxury hair collection called ‘King Tonto Collection’ in collaboration with Glee hair. The actress, singer and philanthropist, who already has a finger in every pie, has now added entrepreneur to her title as she introduced the shiny, silky, soft hair. Describing her hair brand, Tonto said: The King Tonto […]

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Actress Kate Henshaw Joins International Stars As Judge For CBS Global Talent Show

Nollywood top actress, Kate Henshaw has landed a major deal in her career as reality show judge.  Kate Henshaw CBS has selected veteran Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw as one of the international judges on its new reality show, ‘The World’s Best’, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. The thespian was named by the organisers among […]