Month: April 2019

Senate directs minister, agency to return alleged diverted N14.3billion

The Senate has directed the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr Okechukwu Enelamah and acting Managing Director of Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA), Engineer Terhemba Nongo to return alleged diverted N14.3 billion from 2017 NEPZA budget into the National treasury. The upper legislative chamber in a letter written to that effect by Chairman […]

2019 elections: Court reserves judgement on suit seeking sack of PDP candidates in Zamfara

The Court of Appeal, sitting in Sokoto, has reserved its judgement on a suit challenging the eligibility of candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) at the last general elections in Zamfara State. The appellant, Alhaji Nasiru Abubakar-Milo, through his Counsel, Mr Chukwuma-Machukwu Ume (SAN) had approached the court to declare him the rightful Chairman […]