The former governor had been sentenced to 13 years imprisonment after he pleaded guilty to offences relating to conspiracy to launder funds from the state
President Muhammadu Buhari will not be returning from his 10-day vacation in the UK on Monday, February 6, as he earlier told the National Assembly.
A United Kingdom-based newspaper, the African Voice, has honoured Abdulmumin Jibrin, the suspended former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on appropriation, with the African Voice Leadership in Legislative Governance Award by African Voice.
New British Prime Minister, Theresa May, has made sweeping changes in her first full day in office as she forms a new government.
Theresa May has taken over from David Cameron as the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom following the resignation of the latter in what has been quite an eventful few weeks in British politics.
Theresa May, UK’s home secretary, is set to become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom after her major opponent, Andrea Leadsom, pulled out of the contest to become Conservative Party leader.
Many Nigerians in Europe have expressed disappointment over the decision of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union.
Prime Minister David Cameron is to step down by October after the UK voted to leave the European Union.
Voting has begun in a historic referendum on whether the United Kingdom should remain a member of the European Union or not.
The United Kingdom, through its Department for International Development (DFID), has approved N4.74bn for the development of electricity from solar energy in Nigeria.