Suspend all officials involved – Buhari tells Osinbajo panel

President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated the presidential panel probing the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, to suspend all government officials linked to both cases.

Suspend all officials involved – Buhari tells Osinbajo panel

President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated the presidential panel probing the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, to suspend all government officials linked to both cases. A top Presidency source told our correspondent yesterday that Buhari on Friday authorised […]

Kano Emirate under investigation over alleged questionable expenditure

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has opened an investigation into the accounts of the Kano Emirate Council over allegations of ‘questionable expenditures’ running into billions of naira over a short period of time, Daily Trust on Sunday gathered yesterday.

Kano Emirate under investigation over alleged questionable expenditure

…Kano  emirate under  probe …Asks For Cash Books, Payment Vouchers ..Commission Acting on Petitions – Kano Govt …We’ll Take a Stand in Due Course – Walin Kano The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has opened an investigation into the accounts of the Kano Emirate Council over allegations of ‘questionable expenditures’ running into billions […]

Despite Buhari’s order, police still attached to dignitaries

Despite Buhari’s order, police still attached to dignitaries

Almost two years after President Muhammadu Buhari’s order to the Inspector-General of Police to reduce the number of cops attached to dignitaries, the police authorities have not complied with the directive. Daily Trust on Sunday investigations have shown that policemen are still attached to dignitaries, private individuals and other public office holders at the detriment […]

Whistleblowers linked to DSS raid of Pencom head office

Whistleblowers linked to DSS raid of Pencom head office

Soni Daniel, Abuja The Department of State Service, DSS, yesterday, stormed the Pension Commission of Nigeria, PenCom, head office in Abuja, to ward off alleged illegal operations not in the interest of the key federal government agency holding billions of Naira in trust for Nigerians. Sunday Vanguard gathered that the raid by operatives of DSS […]

EFCC propaganda may trigger crisis – Uranta

EFCC propaganda may trigger crisis – Uranta

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Executive Secretary, Nigerian National Summit Group, Mr. Tony Uranta, says the propaganda tactics being employed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in the fight against corruption could trigger massive and violent social unrest nationwide. Uranta said in a statement on Sunday that the NNSG would continue to support President Muhammadu […]

Church donates skills acquisition centre to prison

Church donates skills acquisition centre to prison

The Comptroller of Prison in Edo State Mr Amadin Osayande, On Wednesday inaugurated a multipurpose skill acquisition centre  for the training of the Ubiaja prison inmates donated to it by Catholic Church, Uromi Diocese. The skills acquisition centre built and  equipped  by the Church has a barbing and hairdressing salon, tailoring as well as computer […]

‘Royal tortoise gifted Oba of Benin depicts his qualities’ –

‘Royal tortoise gifted Oba of Benin depicts his qualities’ –

The tortoise is regarded as one of the wisest animals on earth. This might have informed the choice of two tortoises as gifts to the Oba of Benin, Oba Ewuare II, by the Edo North senatorial district’s traditional rulers when the Oba visited the area. On April 8, the Edo North traditional rulers hosted Oba […]

Buhari says Allah has answered Nigerians’ prayers for his health

Buhari says Allah has answered Nigerians’ prayers for his health

Buhari said this on Saturday in his condolences delivered by the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambassau, to the family of a prominent Kano State businessman Alhaji Audu Adahama as well as the government and the people of the state. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu,who accompanied the minister, […]

Breaking: Over 800 APC members defect to PDP in A’Ibom

Breaking: Over 800 APC members defect to PDP in A’Ibom

Over 800 members of the All Progressives Congress in Nsit Ubium Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom, on Saturday, defected to the Peoples Democratic Party.‎‎ Leading the defectors to the PDP, the APC Chairman in the council area, Mr. Aniefiok Ekah, said the defectors had ‎endured severe hunger in APC and could therefore no longer continue […]

Onward Christian Soldiers, by Fani-Kayode

Onward Christian Soldiers, by Fani-Kayode

The United States House of Representatives declared Nigeria as the most dangerous place for Christians to live in the world last year. More Christians have been killed in Nigeria than anywhere else in the world in the last 67 years. The President of the Christiam Association of Nigeria (CAN) has warned against the continued killing […]

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