Tuesday 22 January, 2019
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Obanikoro Former minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro, yesterday, told a Federal High Court, Lagos how he gave $5 million to the immediate past governor Ayodele Fayose, three days to the 2014 Ekiti guber polls in his hotel room...

By Optimum Times on Jan 22nd, 2019

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have attacked the Bare community in the Numan Local Government Area of Adamawa State and burnt down a Catholic seminary and houses in the area. The Adamawa State Police Command confirmed the incident and...

By Optimum Times on Jan 22nd, 2019

The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Monday said that it would continue with the ongoing strike unless the Federal Government satisfied their demand on the revitalization. Speaking after the rescheduled meeting with the FG at the Federal...

By Optimum Times on Jan 22nd, 2019

The Federal High Court Abuja, has restrained the Federal Government  from forcefully removing the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter Onnoghen from office. Justice Edward Ekwo gave the order on Monday in Abuja while ruling on an ex parte...

By Optimum Times on Jan 21st, 2019

Ahead of the 2019 General Elections, the Federal Government has accused the opposition of contracting bandits, terrorists and mercenaries to scuttle the conduct of the polls. The government claimed that it has “credible intelligence”...

By Optimum Times on Jan 21st, 2019

Garba Shehu The Presidency in reaction to the letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, whose administration was likened to Abacha era by former President Olusegun Obasanjo, said he (Obasanjo) needs medical examination and treatment. The presidential...

By Optimum Times on Jan 21st, 2019

***Carpets INEC As Compromised, Calls For Intervention of International Community Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has expressed concerns about the continuous aberration of democratic principles under President Muhammadu...

Mrs Titi Abubakar Mrs. Titi Atiku Abubakar , wife of the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and members of her entourage suffered varying degrees of injuries when hoodlums suspected to be political...

By Optimum Times on Jan 20th, 2019

PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar at the venue of the debate Both President Muhammadu Buhari who is the presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) and Alhaji Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic...

By Optimum Times on Jan 20th, 2019

  Nigeria opposition leader Abubakar Atiku has met with top U.S. government officials in Washington to seek support ahead of the country’s presidential election in February. The 72-year-old, who served as vice-president from 1999 to...

By Optimum Times on Jan 19th, 2019