Northern group tackles EFCC’s over media trial of ex-governors 

January 21, 2024 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Pressure groups, the Northern Elders Progressive Forum, and Northern Professionals Development Group have condemned the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for engaging in what they described as media trial of some ex-governors on the pages of newspaper, tasking the Commission to follow due process in its operations. Speaking in a communiqué issued at the end of a two-day meeting Read More

Law doesn’t recognise sentiments or emotions, PTD hits NUPENG

December 3, 2023 Benjamin Umuteme 0

The National Executives of Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) Branch of NUPENG under the control of Comrade Lucky Osesua has taken a swipe at the parent body for engaging in forum shopping, blackmail, contempt of Court and using sentiments to foist their illegal leadership on the federal government and other stakeholders in the oil and gas industry as a fait accompli. Read More

Tiv group dissociates self from attacks on Sule’s aide 

November 7, 2023 Mohammed Yangida 0

The Tiv Development Association (TIDA), an umbrella body of the Tiv people of Nasarawa state, read with serious concern, a malicious publication designed to blackmail and bring Peter Ahemba, immediate past president of the association and Senior Special Assistant (SSA) on Public Affairs to Governor Abdullahi A. Sule, down. TIDA said “the sponsored media attacks on the SSA was scripted Read More

Arewa Assembly petitions Police, DSS over alleged blackmail of NNPCL management

October 4, 2023 Bode Olagoke 0

The Arewa Youth Assembly (AYA) has petitioned the Acting Inspector General of Police and the Department of State Security over what the group termed coordinated attacks against the top management of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation Limited (NNPCL) especially its Group Chief Executive Officer, Mallam Mele Kyari, and Chief Financial Officer, Umar Ajiya amongst others. In the petition titled; “Petition Read More

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Group faults attack on Wunti, alleges blackmail

May 6, 2023 Joy Emmanuel 0

A group, Global Transparency Initiative (GTI), has described as ‘blackmail’, allegations against the Group General Manager of Nigerian Upstream Investment Services (NUIS) formerly NAPIMS, Mr. Bala Wunti, that he supported a presidential candidate in the February 25 presidential elections and for illegal acquisition of luxury properties. GTI said although no credible news organisations published the story, the report is a Read More