Posts Tagged ‘Resigns’

French Skating Chief Resigns Amid Sexual Abuse Scandal

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 9, 2020
The long-serving head of France’s ice skating federation resigned Saturday in a widening scandal after multiple figure skaters accused their coaches of sexual abuse while they were underage. Speaking to reporters after a special meeting of the federation, Didier Gailhaguet said he has “taken the wise decision to resign from my post. … I have […]

Katie Hill to resign amid allegations of inappropriate relationships with staffers [See Letter]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 28, 2019
Freshman Rep. Katie Hill is resigning from Congress after facing allegations of inappropriate sexual relationships with staffers in her office and on her congressional campaign, according to two Democratic sources. See letter below: “It is with a broken heart that today I announce my resignation from Congress. This is the hardest thing I have ever […]

Bayelsa Speaker, Isenah Resigns

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 27, 2019
The Speaker of the Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Rtd. Hon. Tonye Emmanuel Isenah, has tendered his resignation and show of readiness to vacate his position on Monday 30th when the House resumes sitting. It was gathered that, Tonye Isenah’s resignation, on Friday afternoon, followed pressure mounted on him by some Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) […]

Ughamadu Bows Out As NNPC’s Spokesman

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 26, 2019
Accomplished journalist and economist, Mr. Ndu Ughamadu has left the services of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as its official spokesperson after completing a three-year contract he signed with the corporation, THISDAY has learnt. Although the corporation has not officially announced Ughamadu’s departure, THISDAY however gathered that he left on Tuesday as the Group […]

BMO congratulates Onigbinde for resigning

by Ikokwu Ikembaon September 16, 2019
The Buhari Media Organisation has congratulated BudgIT co-founder, Seun Onigbinde, for resigning his position as the Technical Adviser to the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning. The Chairman of the BMO, Niyi Akinsiju, told reporters that Onigbinde took the honourable path by resigning even as he wished him well in his future endeavours. […]

Alleged N3bn Fraud, Oyo-Ita signs out

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 20, 2019
Embattled Head of Service of the Federation (HoS), Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, who is being investigated for alleged corrupt practices and might soon be put on trial, has sent in her notice of retirement, according to very authoritative presidential sources. Although presidential spokesman, Malam Shehu Garba, and the Director of Press in the HoS, Ms. Olawunmi […]