Tuesday, September 26, 2023


September 18, 2023

EXCLUSIVE: U.S. legal panel terminates Femi Gbajabiamila’s law licence after stealing money from client, violating bar rules

The former House Speaker, who now serves as President Bola Tinubu’s chief of staff, was ostracised from the prestigious body effective July 1, 2020, The Gazette found.

September 14, 2023

U.S. court reserves judgement in Atiku records case after Chicago university confirmed female Bola Tinubu transcript

The female confusion was raised by Bola Tinubu’s lawyer, Christopher Carmichael, who tried to use it to demonstrate the frivolity of the case before the court.

Atiku Abubakar , Bola Tinubu and Southwest College transcript
September 13, 2023

U.S. court adjourns Atiku records case as Chicago university denies knowledge of certificate Tinubu submitted to INEC

Michael Hayes said the school’s administrators — if asked under oath — won’t be able to certify Mr Tinubu’s certificate because they “just don’t know” where

Atiku, Tinubu's certificate and Tinubu
September 12, 2023

U.S. court grants Tinubu’s motion to file Nigerian tribunal judgement, other exhibits in Atiku records case

“Intervenor Bola A. Tinubu’s Motion for Leave to File Sur-Response [27] is granted,” reads the document.

President Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar
September 12, 2023

Atiku records case holds today after money laundering arraignment of Jelila Adekunle, who lives on Tinubu’s block in Chicago

Ms Adekunle was first charged in March 2023 and has since been held in detention for allegedly moving money for illegal activities.

Atiku Abubakar and Bola Tinubu
September 11, 2023

Atiku trying to sandbag me; Chicago university document showing I was female not my fault, Tinubu begs U.S. judge

The Nigerian president’s argument seemed a last-minute push to downplay tomorrow’s hearing by Judge Jeffrey Gilbert.

Bola Tinubu and Atiku Abubakar
September 11, 2023

FBI announces plan to start releasing 2,500 documents on Bola Tinubu from October

The record is expected to clear questions about when the Nigerian president first entered the U.S., under which name he entered and his encounters with law enforcement ever since.

Bola Tinubu and FBI
September 11, 2023

Tinubu’s Guinean citizenship, perjury ignored because he didn’t have chance to defend them: Appeal Court

The panel was silent on how the president’s manifest perjury should be remedied, especially as the Nigerian Constitution forbids making false submissions to the electoral office.

Tinubu, Haruna Tsamani and Tinubu's Guinean passport
September 10, 2023

U.S. court fast-tracks release of Tinubu’s Chicago records to Atiku before Supreme Court filing deadline

Judge Jeffrey Gilbert strongly advised lawyers on both sides of the matter to appear in court for a hearing on Tuesday ahead of an imminent ruling during the week.

Atiku Abubakar and Bola Tinubu
September 9, 2023

Indian government to include Nigerians in e-visa programme

Minister of Foreign Affairs Yusuf Tuggar, who accompanied President Bola Tinubu to India for the G20 summit, made the disclosure on his X account Friday evening.

Minister of Foreign Affairs Yusuf Tuggar