It is a tale of two cities, and a tale of mis-perceptions. One city is rich and well off and healthy, while the other city is dirt poor, with residents dying from the food, poor services, and even...
I am pleased to stand before you and present a summary of my latest submission on this subject. The submission itself is about 20 pages long with 30 Appendices, providing documentary backing for all...

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In summary, Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) petitions to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) are numerous and graded in phases.
Last week, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) got James Onanefe Ibori right where it had always wanted him–before a court. The former governor of Delta State and four others...
Officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have interrogated Chris Ngige, a former governor of Anambra State whose election was voided by an appellate court in 2006. Ngige, a...
COUNT 1 * That you, Mr. Ayodele Fayose sometime in the year 2004 within the jurisdiction of this court did convert the sum of N20 million to construct your personal house at Ibadan which sum formed...
  The press release by Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) today signals what could be the death knell of the Niger Delta peace talks that have been taking place secretly at Abuja...
CHARGES COUNT 1 That you MR. JAMES ONANEFE IBORI on or about 1st March,   2004 within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court did transfer the sum of N5,000,000.00 (Five Million Naira)  to your...
Details of how former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, attempted to subvert justice by bribing EFCC officials with $15 million (about N1.8 billion) emerged this morning at the Federal High Court...
There’s often a surreal effect to reading Nigeria’s daily papers. It’s as if one immersed oneself in a miasma of the strange, the outlandish, and the sheer incredible. As one who...
Aondoakaa - Pointblanknews.com Nigeria’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr. Michael Aondoakaa is intensifying his efforts at frustrating attempt to prosecute discredited former Delta...
IN THE HIGH COURT OF LAGOS STATE IN THE IKEJA JUDICIAL DIVISION HOLDEN AT IKEJA SUIT NO: ID/546/2005 BETWEEN: CHIEF OLABODE GEORGE                CLAIMANT/RESPONDENT   AND   1.       INDEPENDENT...
Worried by Nigeria’s reluctance to support America’s plan to locate an African Command of the U.S. military in the Gulf of Guinea, President George W. Bush has asked Umar Musa Yar’...
A few years ago I heard a story that is in all likelihood apocryphal and yet a profound illustration of a pernicious brand of superstition that has seized the popular imagination in Nigeria. The...