Sahara Reporters Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:58:04 +0000Ondo C&S Prophet Scares Church Member WIth Kidnap In Exchange For N150,000
Godwin Ayenugha, the founder of Cherubim and Seraphim Church of Christ (C&S) in Igbokoda area of Ondo State, was arrested on Monday over an attempted kidnapping case.
Prophet Ayenugha was nabbed with his accomplice, Ibukun Adeti...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 14:24:02 +0000Court Grants SERAP's Wish To Make Fashola Explain How N900bn Was Spent On Power Sector
The Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, has granted leave to the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) to seek its reliefs to compel the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), to account for power...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:56:25 +0000Eight Villagers 'Killed' In Fresh Aladja/Ogbe-Ijoh Crisis In Delta
There was pandemonium and tension on Monday following renewed bloody clash between the people of Aladja community, Udu Local Government Area and Ogbe-Ijoh community, Warri South Local Government Area, both of Delta State, leaving no fewer t...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:01:13 +0000VIDEOS: Buhari With Ambode In Lagos For Official Handover Of New ECOWAS Border Posts
President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in Lagos to perform the official handover of the new Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Border Posts at Seme-Krake and Neope-Akanu in Badagry.
The news was confirmed by Akinwunmi Ambode, Govern...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 12:38:11 +0000BREAKING: Reps Set Up Committee To Probe 'Indefinite Suspension Crisis' At NHIS
The House of Representatives has resolved to constitute up an ad hoc committee to investigate the crisis at the National Health Insurance Scheme.
Yusuf Usman, Executive Secretary of NHIS, had been suspended last Thursday by the board, chaired by Dr....
Sahara Reporters Latest News Tue, 23 Oct 2018 18:12:45 +0000A Few Kleptocratic Elites Giving Nigeria A Bad Name, Okonjo-Iweala Laments In Copenhagen
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a former Minister of Finance, has identified a very small percentage of Nigeria’s population — the “kleptocratic elites” maintaining a “stranglehold” on the country — as the ones...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:28:30 +0000Politicians 'Colluding With INEC Officials' To Alter Submitted Lists Of Candidates
Some politicians have approached the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to substitute some names on the list of candidates submitted by their political parties, SaharaReporters has learnt.
Multiple sources, who spoke with our ...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:02:51 +0000'Oshiomhole Lied — 90 Percent Of APC Members Are Not Happy With Him'
Abubakar Girei, the senator who represented Adamawa Central at the National Assembly between 1999 and 2003, has expressed shock at media reports quoting Adams Oshiomhole as saying 90 percent of members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) ...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 16:48:36 +0000Ambode Vows to 'Campaign Heavily’ For Buhari And Sanwo-Olu
Akinwunmi Ambode, Governor of Lagos State, on Tuesday said he would lead a strong campaign to ensure victory for President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in the State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in the 2019 ...Tue, 23 Oct 2018 15:34:49 +0000Garba Shehu Defends NHIS ES Yusuf Usman, Says Suspension ‘Ethnicised And Politicised’
Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, says the indefitie suspension of Yusuf Usman as Executive Secretary of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has been “ethnicised and politicsed”.
Yusuf was sus...