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Between Senator Yayi And DSS


If information reaching us from the grapevine is anything to considered, then the Lagos sitting senator representing Lagos West, Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola popularly known as Yayi is not having it smoothly at the moment. Since he declared his intention to become the next governor of Ogun State series of allegation have been levied against his personality. Now, the Directorate ...

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DSS Foils Boko Haram’s Plot To Attack, Kano, Kaduna, Sokoto

Boko Haram insurgents The Department of State Services (DSS), on Friday, said it had uncovered plot by suspected terrorists to attack Kano, Kaduna, Sokoto and Maiduguri during the Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Mr Tony Opuiyo, an operative of the service who made the disclosure in Abuja, said two suspects — Yusuf Adamu and Abdulmuminu Haladu — were arrested in Sokoto in connection ...

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DSS Releases Capital Oil Boss, Ifeanyi Ubah


Dr. Ifeanyi Ubah, the managing director of Capital Oil and Gas Limited has been released from DSS’s detention. Sources said the oil mogul was released yesterday night unconditionally by the Department of State Services after a “No Case” was established, following a tedious investigation by the DSS in his rift with the NNPC. Share on Facebook

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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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Keystone Bank, MD in trouble over N4bn illegal transaction


These are not the best of times for Keystone Bank Limited and its managing director/chief executive officer, Mr. Phillip Ikeazor as the House of Representatives on Monday urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to commence investigation into an alleged illegal movement of N4 billion from the Industrial Trust Fund’s account domiciled with the lender. Rep. Ibrahim Baba, the Vice ...

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Magu, Babachir Receive Queries From Attorney-General


Mr Abubakar Malami (SAN), Attorney-General and Minister of Justice. The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has queried David Babachir Lawal, the Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF) and Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged involvement in corrupt practices President Muhammadu Buhari had directed the ...

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Ambode Removes Ademola As HOS, Appoints Acting Head

Embattled Mrs Olabowale Ademola

fraud Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has tactically eased out the current Head of Service, HOS, Mrs. Olabowale Ademola who is enmesh in alleged bribery scandal with her husband, Justice Adeniji Ademola. The governor has appointed Mrs Folashade Sidikatu Adesoye as acting HOS. PM News gathered that the decision was taken because the image of the Lagos State Government is ...

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Alleged N170m FIRS Contract Fraud: Businessman Cries Out To IGP; Wants Arase Probed For Criminal Conspiracy


An Ibadan-based ICT firm proprietor, Joseph Benjamin, currently facing trial on the orders of the immediate past Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, for alleged “false petitioning”, has cried out to the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, urging him to investigate his predecessor in office for  “criminal conspiracy” in his current travails. Mr. Benjamin, who is the managing director/chief executive ...

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Justice Ademola, Wife Arraigned For Corruption

Justice Ademola

Alleged corrupt judge, Justice Adeniyi Ademola and his wife, Olubowale, were on Tuesday arraigned before the Federal High Court Abuja for corruption by the Federal Government. They were accused of collecting huge sums of money as gratification to impede the cause of justice by the Department of State Service (DSS). They are facing a 15-count charge of alleged fraud and ...

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