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ALIYU NAHUCE vs FCTA: Case Adjourned to April 1st

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The Industrial High Court, Abuja Adjourns the case of Engr. Aliyu Nahuce with the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCT Water Board and the Honourable Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to April 1st.

It was an inconclusive deliberation on the case of Engr. Aliyu Nahuce with the Federal Capital Development Authority, FCT Water Board and the Honourable Minister of Federal Capital Territory (FCT) over his suspension from his position as the General Manager of FCT Water Board due to his Alleged fraud case with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

According to the last court hearing on the 21st of January, 2020 before the adjournment, we were left with the questions; Who runs the FCT Waterboard? Who has the power to appoint a legal Personnel for the FCT Waterboard?  and What is the due procedure for appointing legal personnel? These questions were addressed on 25th Feburary, 2020.

Also Read: ALIYU NAHUCE vs FCTA: Case Adjourned

Appearing before the court were; the Chairman of FCT Water Board ‘Kasim Abdul Ali’, the Legal Adviser/ Secretary to the Board ‘Patience Omadinah’ and the Public Relation Manager ‘Kayode Shegun’. They were all placed as witnesses for the court hearing.

Kasim Ali, the Chairman of FCT Water Board who was appointed on the 27th March, 2018 stated the Administration areas of FCT Water Board. According to him, a board meeting was held on the 19th Feburary, 2020 where the board members reached a resolution on the subject matter. He also made it clear that he is not involved in the day-to-day running of the administration of the FCT Water Board.

Patience Omadinah, the Legal Adviser/Secretary to the Board who was appointed since 2007 stated that all relevant agencies are involved in the appointment of a Legal Solicitor for the FCT Water Board especially the FCT Legal Service Secretariat which is presided by the Solicitor General who makes the final appointment. She also stated that the FCT Water Board is not a subsidiary of FCTA though the FCTA Supersedes over the FCT Water Board and they can also award contracts and procure Legal Services which she is in charge of preparing the documents for the terms of contract.

Kayode Shegun, the Public Relations Manager is the head of the head of the Information Unit and stated that he’s aware that FCT Waterboard can hire Legal Services. He confirms that the staff of the FCT Water Board are being paid by the FCTA and the Procurement Manager is in charge of signing the documents for the appointment of the legal alliance which is usually approved by the General Manger, Engr. Aliyu Nahuce.

 Esq. Ogoke, one of the defendant counsels argued on the bases of the evidence provided by the defendant according to the ‘Act of FCT Water Board’ which confirms that the FCT Water Board has the right to appoint an External Legal Solicitor of their choice and it is not subsidiary to  FCT therefore it can sue and be sued as well. He also confirmed that according to the Act no. 160201A of the Public Service Rule for all Statutory Board, the Board only gives general policy advice and are not allowed to interfere in the activities of the Administration of FCT Water Board.

Esq. Idumodin Ogumu, one of the State counsels argued on the bases of the representation of the defendant counsel pointing out that the Defendant is also the ‘Plaintiff’ as well as the ‘Claimant’. Healso pointed out that contracts cannot be awarded without the endorsement of the FCT Minister because the FCTA funds the FCT Waterboard.

Having listened to their arguments, the judge adjourns the verdict on this case to April 1st, 2020.  

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#Anonymous Hacks NBC Twitter Account ,threaten to expose govt secrets

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#Anonymous Hacks National Broadcasting Commission's Twitter Account ,threaten to expose govt secrets

#Anonymous Hacks National Broadcasting Commission’s Twitter Account ,threaten to expose govt secrets

The Twitter account of National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has been hacked by Anonymous.

The hackers put up a message threatening to reveal secrets of Nigerian authorities.

“We #Anonymous are out to expose government’s secret and dirty files”, it read.

“Put an #ENDTOPOLICEBRUTALITY #Twitterdown #NBChacked”, the message added.

The website was also not opening as at 9:25 am.

NBC regulates the Nigerian broadcast industry.

The commission says it adopts scientific research methods to gather data, analyze trends in line with the dynamism of the industry and advise government.

 

NBC receives, processes and considers applications for the establishment, ownership or operation of radio and television stations including cable television service, direct satellite broadcast and others

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Woman Crashes Ceremony with Kids to Stop her Husband from Getting Married to another Lady

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Woman crashes ceremony with kids to stop her husband from getting married to another lady

A video of a woman disrupting the wedding ceremony of her supposed husband has since gone viral.

In the video, the woman is seen storming the ceremony with her children claiming she was still married to the groom.

The woman who is seen carrying a baby on her back, beckons on the other children to come into the ceremony

The video which was shared on Instagram shows the moment a lady disrupted a wedding, claiming to be married to the groom. What was meant to be one of the happiest days in the life of a lady turned out to be pretty embarrassing and devastating when her groom’s huge secret was exposed.

The woman claimed that she was still married to the groom. Sharing her story, she claimed they weren’t divorced, and there was no issue between them.

Regina Daniels, Ned Nwoko spotted having fun as they squash marriage crisis rumour (video) She added that she didn’t know why he should be getting married to another lady while she already had children with him.

the special day for a bride and groom was reported to have erupted in drama after a former lover of the groom stormed the church causing the bride to collapse.

The incident reportedly occurred in Benin City, Edo state. When the groom identified as Dele and his bride, Blessing, decided to tie the knot at the International Pentecostal Holiness Church in Benin City, they would never have foreseen the drama that occurred.

According to reports, the groom’s lover was said to have walked into the church and proceeded to the altar where she grabbed the microphone from the pastor.

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US Election 2020: Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris Debate (Video)

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US Election 2020: Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris Debate

With less than a month to go before Election Day, the Vice President Mike Pence and Senator Kamala Harris met in Salt Lake City, Utah, for the only vice presidential debate of 2020.

According to CBS Evening News anchored by Norah O’Donnell, It’s unclear how much tonight’s debate will sway voters, many of whom have already cast their ballots.

At least 5.6 million people have already voted in states where early voting has begun.

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Ahead of the debate, polls showed Harris is the only candidate at the top of the ticket with a net-positive favorability rating – on average in national polls, more Americans knew her positively than negatively.

Pence’s favorability is lagging – an average of 48% view him unfavorably, and 43% favorably per an average from Real Clear Politics.

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