BREAKING: Kaduna Assembly Hires Foremost Human Rights Lawyer Femi Falana To Prosecute Ex-Gov El-Rufai For Mega Corruption

July 17, 2024 NEWS SaharaReporters learnt that Falana will lead a battery of lawyers to begin unravelling the monumental corruption on Thursday in Kaduna. Kaduna House Of Assembly has hired human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN) to prosecute the former governor of the state, Nasir El-Rufai corruption. SaharaReporters learnt that Falana will lead a…

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Nigerian court rejects ex-central bank chief’s request for overseas medical treatment

ABUJA, July 16 (Reuters) – A Nigerian court on Tuesday denied a request by former central bank Governor Godwin Emefiele to travel out of the country for treatment of an undisclosed ailment. Emefiele, who was granted bail for fraud charges, has also been charged with other offences, including illegally printing new banknotes and withdrawing billions…

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Multinational firms leaving Nigeria due to naira fluctuations – say pharmaceutical manufacturers

The Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Group of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (PMG-MAN) has expressed concerns over the scarcity of foreign exchange (FX) in Nigeria. PMG-MAN spoke during a news conference in Lagos ahead of the 7th Edition of the Nigeria Pharma Manufacturers Expo (NPME). According to the association, it is impossible for pharmaceutical companies to cope, adding that…

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Northern Politicians Are Responsible For The Region’s Poverty – Gov Sani

Governor of Kaduna State, Uba Sani, has said Northern politicians, past and present, are responsible for poverty in the region. Senator Uba Sani said the number of unbanked northerners, out-of-school children and those living in poverty is scary. He said the cause of insecurity and crisis in the region affecting Nigeria was because the northern politicians in…

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Son Of Ex-President Jailed In US

The son of a former president of Guinea-Bissau, Malam Bacai Sanha Jr, has been sent to prison in the United States. Naija News learnt that the US Justice Department on Tuesday announced that the Sanha had bagged more than six and a half years in prison for involvement in a transnational heroin trafficking conspiracy. The statement also disclosed that…

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