Senate President Describe Germany Attack On Ekweremadu As shameful Assault.

…Nnamdi Kalu Described The Act As “Courageous”  …Nnina Nwodo says It Is Despicable, un-Igbo And Disgraceful   President of the Senate, Ahmed Lawan described the attack on Senator Ike Ekweremadu in Germany as shameful assault. Lawan has condemned the attack on his colleague, Ike Ekweremadu in Germany The former Deputy President of the Senate was assaulted by a group of men identified members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) at the second annual Igbo Cultural Festival held in Nuremberg, Germany. Ekweremadu was reported to have been invited to the event to…

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Ekweremadu Confirms IPOB Members Attacked On Him

… Ike Ekweremadu Escapes Lynching In Germany By IPOB   The immediate past Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has confirmed the physical assault on him by some members of the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra in Nuremberg, Germany. Ekweremadu confirmed the attack in a statement released by his Media Assistant, Uche Anichukwu in Abuja. The  64-second video report about the attack had gone viral on the social media earlier on Saturday. In the video, Ekweremadu was seen being violently questioned over his alleged conspiracy with the Federal Government…

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New Yam Festival: Senator Ike Ekweremadu Dragged, Stoned In Nuremberg, Germany

Former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, was disgraced by suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). The incident is believed to have taken place in Nuremberg, Germany. Ekweremadu was dragged around and stoned with different objects, around the venue of the event. The lawmaker was later whisked away in a car, after several attempts to stop him from escaping. In the video, one of the attackers was heard saying “imagine, people are dying on a daily basis, people are wailing on a daily basis and we are…

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Imo Deputy Governor Gerald Irona Speaks On Electricity Installations Vandal

Deputy Governor of Imo State, Rt Hon. Gerald Irona, has explained that he didn’t order assault of an alleged electricity installations vandal in Oguta area of the state. The suspect, whose name was simply given as Chidi, also known as ‘Chidi chassis’, a native of the area was identified by indigenes of the community as being responsible for the disappearance of electrical installations in the area. According to a statement on Thursday by the Adviser to the Deputy Governor, Dr. Walter Duru, it took the timely intervention of the Irona,…

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EFCC Freez Accounts Linked To Ex-Gov. Ambode Over Alleged N9.9bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has frozen three bank accounts containing a total of N9.9bn linked to the immediate past Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode. The anti-graft body in a press statement by its spokesman, Tony Orilade, entitled, “EFCC Secures Freezing Order on Accounts Linked to Ex-Gov. Ambode over Alleged N9.9bn Fraud,” Justice Chuka Obiozor of a Federal High Court in Lagos ordered that three bank accounts said to belong to the Lagos State Government be frozen over an alleged fraud of N9.9bn. The affected bank…

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RevolutionNow protest, Wake-Up Call For FG -Catholic Archbishop Of Lagos, Most Rev. Martins

The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Adewale Martins, has urged the Federal Government to see the ongoing “#RevolutionNow” protest as a wake-up call to address the untold hardship Nigerians were undergoing. Martins made the call in Lagos while reacting to the ongoing agitations for better living conditions for Nigerians, urging the government to ensure the protection of their lives and property. He said in a statement that President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration should also see the agitations as an opportunity to directly hear the complaints of Nigerians. According to him, this will…

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Ohanaeze Ndigbo United Kingdom Chapter Not Dissolved – NniaNwodo

The President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief NniaNwodo has dismissed reports making the rounds that he had dissolved its chapter in the United Kingdom (UK). Nwodo’s comment followed a report in some sections of the media on 8 which claimed that Ohanaeze Ndigbo chapters in UK and Ghana had been dissolved. But in a swift reaction,  Nwodo in a text message that the carriers of such information were agents of mischief. According to Nwodo, I did not dissolve Ohanaeze Executive in the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland. There is neither a…

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Ex-INEC Chair, Prof. Maurice Iwu Remanded In Prison Custody

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos ordered that the former Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Professor Maurice Mmaduakolam Iwu, be remanded in prison custody, pending the fulfillment of the bail terms granted him by the court. Justice Chuka Austine Obiozor, made the remand order after taken arguments on Professor Iwu’s bail application, filed by his lawyer, Mr. Ahmed Raji (SAN) and lawyer to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Rotimi Oyedepo. The EFCC had arraigned the former INEC chairman before the court, on a four-count charge of…

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Court Grants DSS Permission To Detain Sowore For 45 Days

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has granted the Department of State Service(DSS), permission to detain publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore, for 45 days. The DSS had filed a motion to the court to detain the convener of the proposed #RevolutionNow protest for 90 days, but the court only granted 45 days. Justice TaiwoTaiwo, ruling today in an ex-parte motion by the DSS, stated that he would allow the agency detain Sowore for 45 days in the first instance, which could be renewed upon and application, to enable…

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Kogi Deputy Governor Elder Simon Achuba Suspended By APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Kogi State chapter has stated that it has suspended the Deputy Governor of the state, Elder Simon Achuba for alleged anti-party activities before, during and after the 2019 general elections. The party has allegedly based the Deputy Governor’s suspension on actions Deputy Governor took that embarrassed APC family in Kogi state. Speaking with journalists in Lokoja on the matter, Kogi APC Chairman, Abdullahi Bello, stated the party received several petitions from stakeholders in Iyano ward, Ibaji Local Government Area, where the Deputy Governor hails from.…

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