Buhari’s lawyer confirmed giving Justice Ademola N500,000

Buhari’s lawyer confirmed giving Justice Ademola N500,000

The Presidency on Wednesday said there was no truth in the reports that a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Kola Awodein, gave Justice Niyi Ademola of the Federal High Court, currently standing trial for alleged corruption, N500,000.00 at the behest of President Muhammadu Buhari during the certificate issue affecting the then presidential candidate of the All […]

[UPDATE] Missing Certificate: Buhari gave Justice Ademola N500,000 – SAN

[UPDATE] Missing Certificate: Buhari gave Justice Ademola N500,000 – SAN

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Joe Agi, who is being prosecuted along with Justice Adeniyi Ademola of a Federal High Court, has told the Department of the State Service, that President Muhammadu Buhari’s lawyer paid N500,000. Agi said Mr. Kola Awodein paid the money to Justice Ademola in 2015 at the time the judge […]

Buhari gave ‘corrupt’ Nigerian judge N500,000 during certificate controversy, Witness tells court

Buhari gave ‘corrupt’ Nigerian judge N500,000 during certificate controversy, Witness tells court

A witness in the corruption trial of Justice Adeniyi Ademola has alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari gave the embattled judge N500,000 while his certificate controversy was pending before Mr. Ademola. Some persons had filed a suit challenging Mr. Buhari’s candidacy prior to the 2015 elections, alleging the president had no secondary school certificate as required […]

NLC, TUC demands hands of looters to be cut off

NLC, TUC demands hands of looters to be cut off

ABUJA – THE leadership of the he organised labour and their civil society allies, yesterday protested in Abuja, demanding that the Federal Government should make known the identities of those that looted the common wealth and also asked that their hands should be cut off to serve as deterrent. The protest organised by the Nigeria […]

APC Senator wants corruption ‘legalised and liberalised’

APC Senator wants corruption ‘legalised and liberalised’

A Nigerian senator has asked the country’s senate to legalise corruption, in spite of it being one of the major problems confronting one of Africa’s largest economies. Senator Yele Omogunwa (APC-Ondo South) spoke during plenary on Wednesday while contributing to the upper chamber’s debate on the 2017 budget. Noting that pass federal budgets have had […]

Buhari uses deodorants to fight corruption in Presidency – Shehu Sani

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Mounting Humanitarian Crisis in the North-East, Sen. Shehu Sani, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using double standards in fighting corruption.

Buhari uses deodorants to fight corruption in Presidency – Shehu Sani

The Chairman of the Senate Committee on the Mounting Humanitarian Crisis in the North-East, Sen. Shehu Sani, has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of using double standards in fighting corruption. Sani made the accusation in response to a letter by the President dismissing a report by the committee indicting the Secretary to the Government of the […]

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 […]

NJC recommends sack for Justice Onnoghen

The National Judicial Council (NJC) under the chairmanship of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter S. N. Onnoghen, has prescribed the immediate dismissal of Justice Ugbo Ononogbo of the Abia State High Court of Justice and the obligatory retirement from office of Justice Nasir Gummi of the Zamfara State High Court of Justice.

NJC recommends sack for Justice Onnoghen

The National Judicial Council (NJC) under the chairmanship of the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Walter S. N. Onnoghen, has prescribed the immediate dismissal of Justice Ugbo Ononogbo of the Abia State High Court of Justice and the obligatory retirement from office of Justice Nasir Gummi of the Zamfara State High Court of Justice. The […]

Corrupt elements making us look as if we are not working – Lai Mohammed

Abuja – Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says corrupt elements opposed to the change agenda are making government activities obscure to give the wrong impression that they are not working.

Corrupt elements making us look as if we are not working – Lai Mohammed

Abuja – Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says corrupt elements opposed to the change agenda are making government activities obscure to give the wrong impression that they are not working. The minister stated this on Thursday in Abuja at the launch of the Federal Government of Nigeria Information App (FGN IAPP) that […]

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