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Amaechi, Kwankwaso, Wamako And Others Paid N100 Million Each To Control APC Structures – Bafarawa

by Breaking Timeson April 2, 2018
A former governor of Sokoto State, Attahiru Bafarawa, has alleged that the five Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governors, who defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2014 paid N100m each. He said the governors paid the money before they were admitted into the then opposition party. Recall that prior to the election, then […]

I never signed documents tendered as evidence, witness in Nyako’s trial reveals

by Breaking Timeson February 22, 2017
A witness in the ongoing trial of former Gover­nor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako and his son, Abdulaziz Mur­tala Nyako, for alleged N40 billion fraud has told the Federal High Court, Abuja that he neither certified nor consigned the docu­ments being used to prosecute the accused. The witness, Remi­gus Ugwu of Zenith Bank Plc said […]

Murtala Nyako cannot complete his tenure – Supreme Court

by Breaking Timeson December 17, 2016
The Supreme Court on Fri­day dismissed an appeal by ex- governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa, seeking re­instatement to complete his tenure of office. Nyako was on July 15, 2014, impeached as governor of the state after spending three of the four years in office. Delivering the judgment, Jus­tice Tanko Muhammad led the seven-man panel to […]

Atiku Gave Me N500 Million For My Governorship Campaign – Adamawa State Governor

by Breaking Timeson March 31, 2016
Governor Jibrilla Bindow of Adamawa state has stated that the reason why he shifted his loyalty from former governor Murtala Nyako to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar was because Atiku Abubakar donated N500 million to his governorship campaign. Speaking while receiving Jimeta community elders, the governor also accused some powerful politicians of attempting to smear his image […]

Impeachment Of Murtala Nyako Reversed

by Breaking Timeson February 11, 2016
The impeachment of Murtala Nyako as Governor of Adamawa State was reversed by a Court of Appeal sitting in Yola, the state capital. Justice Tunde Ayotoye, who led a team of judges, said all the judges unanimously agreed that due process was not followed in the impeachment process of Nyako, adding that the governor’s right […]

EFCC Arraigns Murtala Nyako & Senator Abdul-Aziz Nyako For N29 Billion Fraud

by Breaking Timeson February 5, 2016
The trial of a former governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, his son, Senator Abdul-Aziz Nyako, Abubakar Aliyu and Zulkifikk Abba, who are being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on a 37-count charge bordering on criminal conspiracy, stealing, abuse of office and money laundering to the tune of N29 billion continues […]