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EFCC to Prioritise Corruption Prevention - Bawa
EFCC to Prioritise Corruption Prevention...

EFCC to Prioritise Corruption Prevention – Bawa

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa, has said the commission will prioritise measures aimed at preventing corruption to save the huge cost of prosecuting corruption cases. He said other measures undertaken by the agency included the re-launch of... read more »

Nigerians Deserve to Know How Recovered Loot is Spent, Sultan Tells Buhari  
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Nigerians Deserve to Know How Recovered Loot is Spent, Sultan Tells Buhari ...

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has urged the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to publicise the details of recovered loot and how the money was expended, while asking the anti-graft agencies to be accountable to the people. He disclosed this on Tuesday when he featured on the... read more »

EFCC Arrests Ex-Kwara Governor, Over N9 Billion Fraud
EFCC Arrests Ex-Kwara Governor, Over N9 ...

EFCC Arrests Ex-Kwara Governor, Over N9 Billion Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has taken the immediate past governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed into custody. Reports say a crack team of the commission is grilling the former governor at the EFCC headquarters located at Jabi, Abuja, a source told Channels... read more »

Why Diezani’s Prosecution is Stalling – EFCC  
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Why Diezani’s Prosecution is Stalling – EFCC  

The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has adduced reasons why the antigraft agency was yet to bring former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison Madueke, to justice. Bawa said the former minister’s prosecution was stalled by her relocation to a... read more »

Late President Yar’Adua’s Daughter To Be Arraigned In Court Over Alleged N2billion Fraud
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Late President Yar’Adua’s Daughter To Be Arraigned In Court Over Alleged N2...

An Abuja Court is set to hear a suit against Hajia Zainab Dakingari, a daughter of the late President Umaru Yar’adua and wife of former Kebbi State Governor Sa’idu Dakingari, for perpetrating an alleged N2 billion land fraud which involved her firm and another firm, ITBAN Global Resources... read more »

Buhari, APC Have Failed to Deliver Campaign Promises – Fayemi

Buhari, APC Have Failed to Deliver Campaign Promises – Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti has submitted that his party, All Progressives Congress, APC, and President Muhammadu Buhari, have failed to fulfil all their campaign promises to... read more »

NYSC Dismisses 34 Employees Over Misconduct, other Offenses

NYSC Dismisses 34 Employees Over Misconduct, other Offenses

The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier-General Ibrahim Shuaib, has disclosed that over 30 senior staff members of the NYSC have been dismissed for several offenses,... read more »

Buhari Orders Security Chiefs to Identify Criminals, Sponsors

No Trace of Money or Arms Procured by Ex-Service Chiefs – NSA

National Security Adviser Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) has disclosed that the federal government is not aware of how monies meant for the purchase of arms were spent under the... read more »

Court Rescinds Forfeiture Order on Saraki’s Ikoyi Properties

Court Rescinds Forfeiture Order on Saraki’s Ikoyi Properties

The Federal High Court that sat in Lagos reversed its order of interim forfeiture on the properties of Senator Olubukola Saraki, situated on 17 and 17A MacDonald Road, Okoyi, Lagos... read more »

My $1.9 Billion in Minnesota Bank – Femi Adesina

My $1.9 Billion in Minnesota Bank – Femi Adesina

Let’s have a comic diversion today from weightier matters of our national life. Because what I want to discuss can only be comic, if not also idiotic and otiose. Yes, you read the headline right.... read more »