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EFCC Freezes 30 Accounts Belonging To Jonathan’s Campaign Director

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30 bank accounts traced to Dr. Ngozi Olojeme, the Deputy Chairman, Finance Committee of the Goodluck Jonathan Campaign Organisation in the 2015 presidential election has been frozen.   Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has frozen 30 bank accounts linked to Dr. Ngozi Olojeme, a Punch report has revealed.   This is coming less than three months after the EFCC seized ...

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Masari’s Transformation In Education Led To Presidential Award – APC Chieftain 

Arch Ahmad Kabiru Abdulahi

A chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Arch Ahmad Kabiru Abdulahi  has commended governor Aminu Bello Masari’s stride in education, saying that the gesture was what fetched the state a presidential award. Girls Day Primary School Malumfashi was presented with a presidential award as second best school in Nigeria during this year’s United Nations World Teachers Day celebration in ...

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Witness Reveals How Diezani Paid Ex-Minister, Akinjide, Others N650m


Usman Zakari, a witness in the ongoing trial of a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Olajumoke Akinjide, on Friday, March 9, 2018, told Justice Muslim Hassan of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi,  Lagos, how Akinjide and others received the sum of N650m in the build-up to the 2015 general election. Akinjide alongside Senator Ayo Adeseun and a ...

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Dasukigate: Dokpesi Did No Job for N2.1bn Received -Witness


The trial of a former Chairman, DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi, continued on Friday, March 9, 2018 before Justice John Tsoho of the Federal High Court, sitting in Maitama, Abuja, with Abubakar Aliyu Madaki, the twelfth prosecution witness (PW12), revealing how the defendant received funds from the Office of National Security Adviser, under the leadership of Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), ...

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Senate Confirms N13.5m Monthly Allowance

Senator Shehu Sani

The Nigerian Senate said today that Senator Shehu Sani was in order when he revealed the N45m quarterly allowance that each Senator takes home. And it quickly added that the information about the emoluments of senators was never a secret. Senate Spokesman, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, said the figure Sani gave out about running cost of the offices of Senators ...

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Buhari In Benue To Meet With Stakeholders

Buhari with Ortom recently

The President, Muhammadu Buhari, has arrived Makurdi, the Benue State capital, to meet with the Governor Samuel Ortom, and stakeholders. The President arrived at the Makurdi Airport at exactly 10:43 am on Monday morning, Channels tv reports. He will head to the Government House, where the stakeholders are already waiting to meet with him. This is the President’s first visit ...

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Father, Son Nabs For Selling Hard Drugs to School Pupils


The operatives of Rapid Response squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested father and son for selling Tramadol and other hard drugs to primary and secondary school pupils in Itire, Lagos. The father, Ibrahim Sheu (40) and Franku Ibrahim (23) were arrested on Friday after officials of the Office of Education and Quality Assurance, Lagos State, alerted the ...

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Unremitted $3.09bn oil tax: FG Drags Chinese oil Firm, Adax Petroleum Nigeria Ltd  to Court


The Nigerian government has commenced legal action against the Chinese-owned oil firm, Addax Petroleum Development Nigeria Ltd, over the company’s alleged under-remittance of $3 billion in taxes and royalties. Court papers shows that the funds, according to the Federal Government, are outstanding claims against the company under the Petroleum Profit Tax Act and Petroleum (Drilling and Production) Amendment Regulation 2003 ...

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