Tag: Buruji Kashamu

Court Of Appeal Sitting In Ibadan Upholds Senator Buruji Kashamu’s Election

Court of Appeal sitting in Ibadan on Monday set aside tribunal judgment and declared Senator Buruji Kashamu of Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), winner of Ogun East Senatorial District seat. Kashamu had challenging the judgment of the tribunal delivered in Abeokuta by Justice Tobi Ebiowel that ordered the Independent National Electoral[Read More…]

Nigerian Police Says Buruji Kashamu Was Arrested, Tried In UK Court

Press Statement The attention of the Nigeria Police Force has been drawn to a publication on page 4 of the Leadership Newspaper of June 18, 2015, concerning the extradition battles of Prince Buruji Kashamu with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). For the records, the chambers of TRLP Law,[Read More…]

NDLEA Serves Kashamu Extradition Notice To The United States

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), yesterday disclosed it has given embattled senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu, who is wanted in the United States of America on charges bordering on drug trafficking, notice of extradition. The Agency further revealed that the House of Representatives has commended it for the bold step[Read More…]

Kashamu Apologises To Neighbours After NDLEA Siege At His Residence, Commends Media

by Deji Abiodun Senator-elect, Ogun East Senatorial District, Prince Buruji Kashamu, on Sunday apologised to neighbours who were affected by the siege by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). The apology came three days after the NDLEA withdrew from his Lekki residence, after keeping him hostage for six days.[Read More…]

I Didn’t Make Any Press Statement On Buruji Kashamu’s Travail – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has dismissed the statement being credited to him on the travail of Senator-Elect, Buruji Kashamu in the hands of men of the NDLEA, saying he never made any such statement. Fayose, who spoke through his Special Assistant on Public Communications and New Media, Lere Olayinka,[Read More…]

Kashamu Refuses To Leave Residence For His Extradition Hearing, NDLEA Maintains Siege

Businessman and Senator-elect, Buruji Kashamu, on Monday failed to appear in court in the suit opposing the alleged plot to abduct him and extradite him to the United States to face a contentious drug-related charges. Kashamu has locked himself up in his Lekki Phase 1, Lagos mansion since Saturday when[Read More…]

NDLEA Has Told Senator-elect Buruji Kashamu To Be Set For Extradition Proceedings & Not Blame Anyone For His Predicaments

by Deji Abiodun The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has called on businessman and politician, Mr. Buruji Kashamu, to concentrate on the facts of his suit to stop his extradition to the US rather than dragging former President Olusegun Obasanjo and former Deputy National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party,[Read More…]

Buruji Kashamu Placed Under House Arrest After 7 Hour Siege In His Lagos Mansion

by Deji Abiodun The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency says embattled Senator elect, Buruji Kashamu is now under house arrest until he appears in court on Monday May 25th when legal proceedings for his extradition to the US for drug related charges will commence. “The Agency has commenced extradition procedures[Read More…]

Is Buruji Kashamu Afraid Of Jail In The U.S? Senator-Elect Likens Trip To The States, To ‘Jumping Into Fire’

Senator-elect Mr. Buruji Kashamu, has denied any past trip to the United States and sternly ruled the possibility of ever visiting the country in the future. The Ogun state PDP chieftain likened such a visit to leaping into fire. It would be recalled that Mr. Kashamu is reportedly fingered in[Read More…]

“There Are No Grounds For Comparison” Tinubu Denies Being A Role Model To Buruji Kashamu

by Deji Abiodun The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Tinubu, has denied being a role model to the senator-elect in Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu. In a statement signed by Sunday Dare, his media adviser and made available to newsmen, it said for Kashamu “to liken himself[Read More…]