Politics

Former FAAN GM, Akin Olukunle joins race for Lagos East Senatorial District bye-election

  Posted by Sade Williams  The former General Manager, Public Affairs of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), Mautin Akin Olukunle, has joined the race for the Lagos East Senatorial District bye-election slated for October 31, 2020. The National Rescue Movement, on whose platform Olukunle is contesting, also announced the Adetayo Adelaja as its candidate for the vacant Kosofe ...

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Babalakin says UNILAG Vice Chancellor’s removal legal

  …accuses Ogundipe of funds embezzlement, high-handedness   Posted by Sade Williams   Chairman of the Governing Council of the University of Lagos, Dr Wale Babalakin (SAN), on Friday, said the Council followed due process in removing the Vice Chancellor of the University, Pro. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe ,  just as he revealed that he (Ogundipe) embezzled funds meant for the development ...

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US Indictment – When Good Reputation is a Defence: by Sopuru Uwadiegwu

    (OPINION)   By:  SOPURU UWADIEGWU     With news of US authorities indicting Nigerian businessman, Allen Onyema hitting the media last week, people reacted spontaneously. Each person was quick to take sides, for or against, but as they say, after the rain comes the sunshine!     According to Sopuru Uwadiegwu, Public Affairs Analyst, “For Onyema and those ...

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AMCON: N5.4trillion Recovery Impossible Without Judicial Support – Justice Kafarati

   Posted by Sade Williams   The Chief Judge of Federal High Court, Abuja Division, Hon. Justice Adamu Abdu Kafarati, has reiterated the need for judges in Nigeria to support the recovery efforts of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) since the corporation was established as a central element of government’s response to financial crisis in the country. Justice Kafarati, ...

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