Group cautions Tunde Ayeni over theft allegation against Ned Nwoko

A Niger Delta Peace advocacy group, the Niger Delta Dialogue Peace Initiative(NDDPI) has described as “frivolous” and “baseless” the allegation of theft and fraudulent acts brought against Prince Ned Nwoko by the former Managing Director of the Skye Bank(now Polaris Bank), Mr Olatunde John Ayeni.  According to the group, Prince Ned Nwoko is an illustrious son of the Niger Delta region who has paid a lot of price in peace building and community development with human empowerment activities across the length and breadth of Niger Delta region.  The group after…

Breaking News: Court dismisses suit against INEC, Obaseki

A Federal High Court seating in Benin City, the Edo State capital, on Monday, January 18th, 2021, dismissed a suit filed by African Action Congress(AAC) challenging  the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Governor Godwin Obaseki on account of its candidate’s name not appearing on the ballot paper used in the conduct of the Saturday, September 19th, 2020, governorship election in Edo State. On whether the court has jurisdiction to rule on the issue, Justice Demi Ajayi-George stated that the court can only use the claim of the…