Andrew Yakubu to forfeit recovered loot to FG

A former boss of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu has forfeited his alleged stolen money recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to the federal government of Nigeria.

Andrew Yakubu to forfeit recovered loot to FG

A former boss of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu has forfeited his alleged stolen money recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to the federal government of Nigeria. This was the order of a Federal High Court sitting in Kano presided over by Justice Zainab B. Abubakar on Tuesday. […]

$20bn NNPC fraud: EFCC discovers Diezani’s $37.5m Lagos mansion

$20bn NNPC fraud: EFCC discovers Diezani’s $37.5m Lagos mansion

…recovers $9.3m from Ex-NNPC GMD Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has discovered a $37.5m (N11.75bn) luxury high-rise building on Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos, allegedly belonging to the embattled former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. This is just as the EFCC revealed on Friday that it discovered $9.3m and £74,000 belonging […]

EFCC freezes Mike Ozekhome’s account over alleged money laundering

A federal High Court judge sitting in Lagos has frozen the bank account of a prominent Lagos-based human rights lawyer Mike Ozekhome SAN. The court Nigeria today ordered temporary forfeiture of the sum of N75 million discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in his account domiciled with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB).

EFCC freezes Mike Ozekhome’s account over alleged money laundering

A federal High Court judge sitting in Lagos has frozen the bank account of a prominent Lagos-based human rights lawyer Mike Ozekhome SAN. The court  Nigeria today ordered temporary forfeiture of the sum of N75 million discovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in his account domiciled with Guaranty Trust Bank (GTB). The […]

EXCLUSIVE: Alison-Madueke refutes EFCC $153.3 million claims

EXCLUSIVE: Alison-Madueke refutes EFCC $153.3 million claims

Diezani Alison-Madueke, Nigeria’s former Petroleum Resources Minister has responded to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC’s claimed that  by virtue of an order of the federal  High Court, she had forfeited $153.3 which she purportedly stole from the Federal Government of Nigeria   In an elaborate rebuttal made on Saturday, Alison-Madueke accused the EFCC […]

$15m: I’m ready to testify against James Ibori – Ribadu

$15m: I’m ready to testify against James Ibori – Ribadu

•EFCC lists Ribadu as key witness John Alechenu and Eniola Akinkuotu The pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been listed as a key witness against a former Governor of Delta State, Mr. James Ibori, who the Federal Government is attempting to repatriate from the United Kingdom, Saturday PUNCH can confirm. Ribadu […]

AGF begins probe ingo Magu’s DSS allegation

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, has begun investigations into various allegations against some top Federal Government officials as directed by President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday.

AGF begins probe ingo Magu’s DSS allegation

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr. Abubakar Malami, has begun investigations into various allegations against some top Federal Government officials as directed by President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday. Our correspondents learnt on Tuesday that after the President’s directive, the AGF had, on Monday, issued a query to the Acting Chairman […]

Magu, SGF: Buhari orders investigation into corruption allegations

Magu, SGF: Buhari orders investigation into corruption allegations

President Buhari has ordered an investigation into the corruption accusation levied against some top officers in his administration. Without mentioning which of the officials, it is evident that the President is referring to the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, and the Acting Chairman of the anti-corruption boss, Ibrahi Magu who have […]

Exposed! How Amaechi, Peterside paid Omoyele Sowore of SaharaReporters $350,000 to blackmail Gov Wike

Ondo State born publisher of SaharaReporters, an online platform that is notorious for blackmailing top public officials, especially those sympathetic to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been caught in the web of a $350,000 (N169 million) bribery scam.

Exposed! How Amaechi, Peterside paid Omoyele Sowore of SaharaReporters $350,000 to blackmail Gov Wike

Ondo State born publisher of SaharaReporters, an online platform that is notorious for blackmailing top public officials, especially those sympathetic to the Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP) has been caught in the web of a $350,000 (N169 million) bribery scam. In  an attempt to distract Nigerians from the gravity of electoral crimes committed by agents of the Federal Government caught […]

Nigerian university suspends professor caught cheating in exams

Nigerian university suspends professor caught cheating in exams

The University of Jos (UNIJOS) has suspended one of its academic staff who was allegedly caught cheating while writing an examination on May 4, PREMIUM TIMES can report today. Benedicta Daudu, an associate professor of law and former head of the Department of Jurisprudence and International Law of the Faculty of Law in UNIJOS, was […]

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