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Senate to Investigate IGP over Bribery and Corruption


  The Senate on Wednesday resolved to investigate the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over alleged bribery and corruption under his watch. This is even as Idris has been accused of impregnating a serving Woman Police Officer and secretly married her in Kaduna. Senator Isa Misau, who disclosed this on the floor of Senate on Wednesday, said the development ...

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NNPC to Train Staff on Combating Corruption


The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will equip 50 per cent of its workforce with requisite knowledge in identifying and examining fraud to combat corruption, Dr Maikanti Baru has said.Baru, the Group Managing Director of NNPC, made the assertion on Tuesday in Abuja while receiving a delegation of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE), Abuja Chapter, led by its ...

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Osinbajo’s Committee To Submit Report Monday

Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice President

The three-man Presidential Investigative Committee set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to inquire into the discovery of foreign and local currencies by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at Osbourne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, Southwest Nigeria will submit its report on Monday. The committee, headed by Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has completed its assignment and would formally submit the ...

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Anti-Uduaghan Protests, A Political Gimmick

Emmanuel Uduaghan

As another election year fast approaches, politicians are back at their usual games. While some are re-strategizing to win the hearts of the people, others are scheming and re-aligning themselves to outdo one another in a bid to reassert their respective relevance in the political scheme of things. In Delta State, the jostling is currently taking a melodramatic twist and ...

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Take a Stand Against Corruption, Ambode’S Wife Charges Women …As South-West Women Unite Against Menace


Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode on Wednesday emphasized the need for early inculcation of right virtues in children from the home front especially by discouraging any act, behaviour and attitude that abets corruption. Speaking at the South-West Rollout of the Nigerian Women Against Corruption Initiative held at the Haven Event Centre in Ikeja, Lagos, Mrs Ambode said ...

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N8.1billon Debt : Court Restrains Stella Odua From Operating Company Account in 21 Banks

Stella Oduah

A federal high court sitting in Lagos south west Nigeria has restrained Senator Stella Ada Oduah and Sea Petroleum and Gas Company Limited and his directors from making any withdrawal whatsoever from the account of the company and three other Limited Liability companies, Sea Shipping Agency Limited, Rotary Engineering Services Limited, and Tour Afrique Company Limited domicile with 21 commercial ...

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How EFCC Found $9.2m In Ex-NNPC GMD Kaduna Home

Engr Andy Yakubu

Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday told a committee of the House of Representatives that $9.2 million and 750,000 pounds were recovered from a residence in Kaduna state. Although he did not indicate precisely when the raid by EFCC operatives was carried out, NAN has learnt that the foreign money was recovered ...

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