Tag: Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Race To Succeed Late Kano Emir Begins, Sanusi Lamido, Aminu Bayero Others Emerge Contenders To The Throne

The race to succeed the late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero, has begun following the demise of Bayero who was born to the family of Hajiya Hasiya and Abdullahi Bayero and into the Fulani Sullubawa clan that has presided over the emirate of Kano since 1819. The kingmakers have begun[Read More…]

Simon Kolawole: ‘Dem Say Money No Loss O!’

History repeats itself. In 1977, the military head of state, Lt. Gen. Olusegun Obasanjo, set up a Crude Oil Sales Tribunal to investigate the operations of the Nigerian National Oil Company (NNOC, which metamorphosed into NNPC same year). The tribunal found out that in three years, NNOC had failed to[Read More…]

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FG Orders Forensic Auditing Of $20BN Missing Oil Fund

The Federal Government on Thursday said it had directed the Auditor-General of the Federation and Price WaterHouse to undertake forensic auditing of the alleged missing 20 billion dollars oil money. The Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, announced this when at a panelist discussion on the topic: “Africa Rising’’ at the[Read More…]

Opinion: Reno Omokri Is A Known Promoter Of ‘Religious Bigotry’

by Lanre Oguntoyinbo I read Reno Omokri’s response to Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola advice to Nigerians that they should elect leaders who will do the job and not a leader who will spend must of the time in Mosque or Church. Reading Reno’s work I was marveled and was thinking[Read More…]

Suspended CBN Governor Sanusi, Files Fresh Suit To Stop FRCN Investigation

NAN A Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday fixed April 11 to hear a suit filed by Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, seeking to halt investigation into his tenure by the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN). Sanusi, the suspended Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, had filed the[Read More…]

Why CBN Governor, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi Was Suspended – Presidency

The Federal Government on Thursday assured local and international investors in the Nigerian economy that the suspension of the CBN Governor, Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, will not affect the nations’ monetary policy. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Dr Reuben Abati, made the clarification at a[Read More…]