EU Defends Iran Deal in Wake of Trump Warning

BRUSSELS—The European Union’s foreign policy chief said Wednesday that Europe would stick to the existing Iran deal, apparently distancing herself from a French proposal for a new agreement to address the concerns of the Trump administration. As Tehran reiterated its stance that the deal wasn’t up for negotiation, Federica Mogherini, the EU …

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Shema, ex-Katsina State governor remanded in EFCC custody till April 27

Former Katsina State Governor, Ibrahim Shehu Shema was yesterday remanded in Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody over alleged money laundering of N5.7 billion SURE-P funds. Shema was remanded yesterday on the orders of a Federal High Court after he was docked and a 26-count charge of alleged conspiracy …

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We are also aware of manipulations in INEC’s computer data centre – PDP

By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA—THE Peoples  Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, charged the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to make public its findings on the alleged instances of underage voting in the northern states of Kano and Katsina in recent elections. INEC National Chairman, Mahamood Yakubu  The party also urged the commission …

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