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UK, US, CANADA TO IMPOSE VISA BAN ON NIGERIAN GOVERNORS

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CANADA TO IMPOSE VISA BAN ON NIGERIAN GOVERNORS

A letter addressed to the United States Ambassador, UK, US, CANADA TO IMPOSE VISA BAN ON NIGERIAN GOVERNORS

CANADA TO IMPOSE VISA BAN ON NIGERIAN GOVERNORS

British and Canada Higher Commissioners in Nigeria, requested a visa ban on 34 Nigeria state governors, including their family members.

Naija News understands that the request was contained in the communique issued on Tuesday by a civil society organisation, the Civil Rights Realisation and Advancement Network.

The organization accused the governors of refusing to observe the constitutional provision on the funding of the judiciary, hence demand that the US, UK and the Canadian government ban them, their relatives including Attorney-Generals.
According to CRRAN, the continued lockdown of courts as a result of the governors’ refusal to observe the financial autonomy of the judiciary had constituted a grave assault on the Nigerian Constitution.

UK, US, CANADA TO IMPOSE VISA BAN ON NIGERIAN GOVERNORS

The letter titled ‘Appeal for your intervention and urgent need to impose a visa ban on the 34 state governors, their families and the 34 Attorney-Generals of the respective states of Nigeria’, dated May 4, 2021, was signed by Olu Omotayo and Dr. Danjuma Gambo, President and member, National Advisory Council for the group, Naija News understands.

The Judiciary Staff Union of Nigeria had on April 6 embarked on a nationwide strike to protest against the non-implementation of financial autonomy of the Judiciary by 36 state governors. CRRAN, however, in the letter, enjoined the US, UK and Canada governments not to see the strike as a mere strike of court officials/workers in Nigeria, but look at it from the point of the insistence by respective state governors except the Lagos and Rivers, that Judiciary, the third arm of government should never be independent.
The letter reads in part: “The clear provision of Section 81 and Section 121, of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999, (as amended) provides the model for the funding of INEC, the Legislature and the Judiciary.

“How do you guarantee independence and impartiality of a judiciary when the chief judges are always on their knees begging the governors for fund in order to maintain a supposed sacred institution?

“We also urge you to immediately impose visa ban on the 34 state governors in Nigeria and their families; and also the 34 Attorney-Generals of the respective states of Nigeria and their families.”

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ENUGU STATE INEC OFFICE ON FIRE PHOTOS HERE

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ENUGU STATE INEC OFFICE ON FIRE PHOTOS HERE

The Enugu State Commissioner of Police, ENUGU STATE INEC OFFICE ON FIRE PHOTOS HERE Mr Mohammed Aliyu has ordered investigation into the fire outbreak at the Obollo-Afor office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in the State.

ENUGU STATE INEC OFFICE ON FIRE PHOTOS HERE

Aliyu also directed the cordoning-off of the scene for the thorough probe to further ascertain the actual cause of the fire outbreak and damages incurred.

The state’s Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Daniel Ndukwe, in a statement on Friday, said that the fire incident happened at INEC office in Obollo-Afor, Udenu Local Government Area of Enugu State, on May 13 at about 9.40 p.m.

“The Command received a distress call at its Udenu Police Divisional Headquarters alleging that there was fire outbreak at the Obollo-Afor office of the INEC in Udenu council area.

“Police operatives attached to the Division immediately raced to the scene, while contacting Enugu State Fire Service office in the area to promptly put off the fire,’’ he said.

ENUGU STATE INEC OFFICE ON FIRE PHOTOS HERE

He further stated that the fire was eventually put off before it could spread to other offices around the building, through combined efforts of the fire service, the police and law-abiding citizens.

According to him, preliminary investigation suggests that the fire may have been caused by power surge due to sudden power supply to the building before the incident occurred.

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BUHARI SON INLAW WANTED BY EFCC OVER 65$ MILLION FRAUD

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BUHARI SON INLAW WANTED BY EFCC OVER 65$ MILLION FRAUD

The Independent  BUHARI SON INLAW WANTED BY EFCC OVER 65$ MILLION FRAUD Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has declared Gimba Yau Kumo, a son-in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari, wanted over an alleged $65 million fraud.

BUHARI SON INLAW WANTED BY EFCC OVER 65$ MILLION FRAUD

Kumo, who got married to Fatima, one of the president’s daughters in 2016, was alleged to have perpetrated the crime alongside one Tarry Rufus and another Bola Ogunsola.

In a statement on Thursday, Azuka Ogugua, spokesperson of the anti-graft commission, asked anyone who had information on the whereabouts of the trio to report to the ICPC headquarters or the nearest police station.

“The persons whose pictures appear above, Mr. Tarry Rufus, Mr. Gimba Yau Kumo and Mr. Bola Ogunsola, are hereby declared WANTED by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in connection with issues bordering on misappropriation of National Housing Funds and diversion of the sum of Sixty Five Million dollars ($65,000,000),” the ICPC said.

BUHARI SON INLAW WANTED BY EFCC OVER 65$ MILLION FRAUD

 

“Anyone who has useful information on their whereabouts should report to ICPC Headquarters Abuja, any of the ICPC State Offices or the nearest police station.”

Kumo, who served as Managing Director of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, under ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, is a graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

He hails from Gombe State.

The presidency is yet to react to the allegations levelled against him.

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BREAKING: FAKE EFCC OFFICIALS CAUGHT IN LAGOS

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BREAKING: FAKE EFCC OFFICIALS CAUGHT IN LAGOS
According to a Twitter user by name Samuel Otigba
BREAKING: FAKE EFCC OFFICIALS CAUGHT IN LAGOS
BREAKING: FAKE EFCC OFFICIALS CAUGHT IN LAGOS

Omoooo today is wild. We caught 2 men that came into our estate claiming to be EFCC officials, with fake EFCC ids & accompanied with Mopol, trying to extort money from a resident. One of the fake officers tried escaping by jumping from a 4 storey but fell into the electric fence.

BREAKING: FAKE EFCC OFFICIALS CAUGHT IN LAGOS

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