COURT HAS RESTRICTED EFCC FROM ARRESTING, FURTHER INVITING OUR LAWYER, SAYS INNOSON PG. 49
Innoson Nigeria Limited has alleged the interference of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in its ongoing legal tussle with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank). In a statement by the Head of Corporate Communications and Affairs, Innoson Group, Cornel Osigwe, the auto manufacturing company was concerned about the interference of the EFCC, alleging that the agency was pursuing the interest of the bank. It stated that in January, the EFCC invited Prof. J. N. McCarthy Mbadugha, counsel to Innoson to an interview on February 1, which he honoured.
LG AUTONOMY BILL: NULGE ACCUSES GOVS OF PLOTTING TO SCUTTLE PASSAGE PAGE3
The Nigeria Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has vowed to resist any attempt by governors to scuttle the passage of the newly passed Local Government Autonomy Bill at the state levels after it has been passed by the National Assembly. The National Assembly had on Tuesday approved proposed amendments to the 1999 constitution to grant financial autonomy to state legislatures, judiciary and the 774 local governments in the country.