Tag: Suspension

ToluOctober 22, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: Usman thinks Hon Jibrin has lost his political relevance…maybe we agree

Who is Usman? Another lawmaker? A minister? A government official? Usman is none of any of the options listed. Usman ...

AzeezOctober 21, 2016

Budget padding: Jibrin sues House of Reps over suspension

Former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin has filed a N1bn suit against the lower ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 17, 2016

UNILAG rusticates 198, expels 125 students

The University of Lagos has rusticated 198 students and expelled 125 others. The affected students were dismissed for various offences ...

ToluSeptember 30, 2016

3 ways Hon. Jibrin’s suspension explains the decaying Nigerian system

News of the suspension of Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin by the House of Representatives filtered through news sites yesterday, almost overshadowing ...

AzeezSeptember 30, 2016

Budget Padding: Security operatives storm Jibrin’s office

Policemen and members of the Sergeant-at-Arms (the internal security arm of the National Assembly) on Thursday raided the office of suspended ...

ToluSeptember 28, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: Is the House of Reps ready for Hon Jibrin’s verbal onslaught?

Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin has lost the battle. The House of Representatives today suspended Hon Jibrin representing Kiru/Bebeji Federal Constituency of ...

AzeezSeptember 28, 2016

BREAKING: House of Reps suspends Jibrin over budget padding allegations

The House of Representatives on Wednesday suspended the former Chairman of the House Committee on Appropriations, Abdulmumin Jibrin for 180 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 1, 2016

Impeachment: Zamfara lawmakers settle rift with Gov. Yari

Lawmakers in Zamfara state have withdrawn the impeachment threat against Governor Abdulaziz Yari. The Speaker of the Zamfara State Assembly, Sanusi ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 29, 2016

LASU suspends 3 students for attempted abduction of SUG president

The Lagos State University, LASU has suspended three of its students over attempts to abduct the president of the university’s ...

Azubuike AzikweJune 9, 2016

How Dogara convinced doctors to suspend strike action

The intervention of the Speaker of the Federal House of Representatives has resulted in the shelving of the proposed indefinite ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 20, 2016

Senate suspends amendment of CCT/CCB Act

The Nigerian Senate, during the close door session of Wednesday, April 20, suspended the plan to amend Section 3 of ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 19, 2016

LG chairman, in Ebonyi, suspended for demolishing Christ Embassy church

The caretaker committee chairman of Ikwo Local Government Area in Ebonyi State, Joseph Orogwu, has been suspended by the state ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 28, 2016

Governor El-Rufai suspends monarch over ‘1.5kg of marijuana’

Samuel Aruwan, Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has revealed that Danladi Ibrahim, Village Head ...

Janeth JJanuary 13, 2016

Shehu Sani’s suspension causes confusion in APC [DETAILS]

The Kaduna State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has stated that the suspension of Senator Shehu Sani from the ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 5, 2016

‘Our signatures were forged… we didn’t suspend Senator Shehu Sani’

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Abbas Ani, has written to the leadership of the party, alleging that the signatures ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 9, 2015

Opinion: The suspension of Great Ife students’ union and other pertinent matters

It usually surprise many people that, on their arrival at the Obafemi Awolowo University Campus, one of the first structures out ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 29, 2015

Bamangar Tukur’s suspension lifted by PDP

by James Sambo The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has lifted the suspension of the former Chairman of the party, Bamanga ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 4, 2014

PDP suspends former chairman, Bamanga Tukur

by James Sambo The former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Bamanga Tukur has been suspended by the ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 29, 2014

Suspension: FIFA gives Nigeria a second chance

by Ubong Nduonofit Days after being on the receiving end of a backlash from CAF supremo Issa Hayatou, the various factions of ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 27, 2014

Nigeria is giving football world a headache – Issa Hayatou

by Ubong Nduonofit   On the back of Thursday’s court ruling, Nigeria football looks to be heading into a dark ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 20, 2014

Opinion: Suspension of ‘Hope’- @BukolaSaraki and the sacrifice for a new Nigeria

by Olu Onemola As Saraki has now bowed out of the  APC presidential battle royale, he has become one of ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 14, 2014

Striking doctors terminated by President Jonathan [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju President Goodluck Jonathan has authorized the termination of doctors across federal hospitals in Nigeria with immediate effect. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 13, 2014

Catholic Church suspends priest for doing commercial business (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Are Priests not allowed to do business or what? *Confused face* Apparently, the Catholic Bishops Conference ...

oluwatobisoyomboJuly 10, 2014

“FIFA cannot intimidate Nigeria with this suspension” – Onigbinde

by Mark Bassey Festus Adegboye Onigbinde, who is a former FIFA Advisor and member of FIFA Study Group, has said ...

April 21, 2014

Emergency rule: Military wants Nyako, Shettima and Geidam suspended

by Zara Mustapha The suspension of the  governors of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states may be considered at the Security Council ...

March 29, 2014

Opinion: Matters arising from the suspension of Rivers Chief Judge

by Ogbu Blessing Ekpere The perception of the public will remain, until the contrary is proved, that the Honourable Chief ...

February 27, 2014

Olusegun Adeniyi: Sanusi’s allegations of corruption and its merit

by Olusegun Adeniyi However, I am also of the view that there are two critical charges against Sanusi that I ...

February 27, 2014

Opinion: Sanusi and Jonathan – Between the Prince and the President

by Rotimi Fasan Relations between Sanusi’s CBN and the Presidency have gone sour in recent times. If one must put ...

February 25, 2014

Femi Aribisala: Why Sanusi Lamido should end up at Kirikiri prisons

by Femi Aribisala The last thing a country needs is a CBN governor who talks frivolously. The word of a ...

February 24, 2014

Opinion: Sorry, but the President cannot suspend the CBN Governor

by Jiti Ogunye Assuming ( without conceding) that the power of suspension can be imported into the CBN Act, the ...

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