400M Fraud: Court Sentences Metuh To 7 Years Imprisonment

The federal high court sitting in Abuja, Tuesday finds the former national publicity secretary of the People’s Democratic Party PDP, chief Olisa Metuh guilty of money of money laundering charges preferred against him by the economic and financial crimes commission EFCC. Justice Okon Abang who delivered the judgment sentenced Metuh to 7 years imprisonment. Joseph Kadiri reports that Metuh is also ordered to pay 375million naira, while his firm dexra limited is to pay 25 million naira to the federal government. Spread the love

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Bill Seeking Immunity For Legislature’s Leadership Passes 2nd Reading At House Of Reps

The house of Representatives passes for second reading a bill seeking immunity for presiding officers of legislative institutions. The bill which was sponsored by Representative Odebunmi Olusegun scaled second reading despite several arguments against it National assembly correspondent Charity Tanko reports Spread the love

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Senate Investigates Deposit Banks Over Remittance Of Tax Revenues, Wants Police, VIO To Clamp Down On Rickety Trucks

The Senate has mandated its Committees on Banking, Insurance and Financial Institutions, and Finance to investigate withholding tax revenues on both bank deposits and dividends. This was part of resolutions reached at Tuesday’s Plenary session after consideration of a motion sponsored by Anambra Central Senator Uche Ekwunife. National assembly correspondent Osaruonamen Ibizugbe reports… Spread the love

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Senate Asks President Buhari To Reconstitute Federal Character Commission Management

The Senate has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to reconstitute the Federal Character Commission management as failure to do so will amount to a breach of the 1999 Constitution and the act of the Commission. National Assembly Correspondent Osaruonamen Ibizugbe Reports that the resolution followed a motion moved by senate Minority leader Enyinnayan Abaribe At Tuesday’s Plenary session. Spread the love

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