Two months after Ambassador Ayodele Oke was sacked as Director General of the National Intelligence Agency [NIA] and two days after Ahmed Rufa’i Abubakar was appointed as its new DG, another scandal hit the intelligence agency at the weekend when $44million in cash kept in its vaults in Abuja was removed to an unknown destination. […]
The Sokoto State Government has been making several claims about how it has developed the state economically and otherwise. Here is a summary of what people need to know and take action about: 1) On Thursday 16th July, 2015 the Sokoto State House of Assembly met at 11:35 am and approved a loan of […]
The Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) DR. Miakanti Baru has disclaimed the allegation that the Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari is behind the N50bn set aside by the corporation. Baru in a statement released by the Group General Manager, Public Affairs Division, Ndu Ugbamadu alleged that he […]
BENUE STATE – Three properties belonging to the former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam has been sealed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Daily trust reporter said the property with the inscription of EFCC on them included; the Metropolitan hotel along FMC road, a residential building still under construction by the riverside and his […]
Nigerian Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris has challenged the lawmaker representing Bauchi Central Senatorial District, Senator Isa Misau to prove where the law stopped him from having a romantic relationship with a female colleague. The IGP was challenging the accusation that he had had an affair with his female junior colleague which led […]
President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption campaign has been bedevilled by scandals and rumours of scandals in recent times. The list has just been lengthened by a contract scandal in the ministry of defence which has landed a brigadier-general in military court. At the centre of the latest development are Mansur Dan-Ali, a retired brigadier-general and minister of defence, […]
By Patrick Ochoga, Benin City Edo State Woman Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Esosa Amadasun, former chairman of the Edo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Stephen Alao and three former board members of the agency were on Thursday remanded in prison by an Edo State High Court. The remand of the accused was […]
A massive investigation has revealed former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke’s love for property.
N234m, $5m in bank accounts Abuja, Lagos, Port Harcourt houses listed SOME OF THE ASSETS A block of six units serviced apartments at 135, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi, Lagos 21 mixed housing units of eight four-bedroom apartments, two penthouse apartments of three-bedrooms each and six three-bedroom (all en-suite) terrace apartments in Yaba A twin four-bedroom duplex […]
A former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, is in fresh trouble. Authorities in his state are accusing him of mismanaging a hefty N4.95 billion raised through a bond placement few months before the end of his tenure. The former governor is alleged to have misled corporate organisations and regulators to enable his administration siphon […]
The authority of the anti-graft body, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) on Wednesday May 7th,2017, has arraigned the Osun West Senatorial District Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC),Mr. Yinusa Amobi and other top officials of the Osun State College of Education(OSSCE), Ila-Orangun before Justice M. A. Onyetenu of the Federal High Court sitting in Osogbo on 8-count charge bordering on stealing, forgery and criminal conspiracy of breach of public trust.
….Remanded in Prison Custody as Bisi Akande’s brother on the run ……suspected to be hidden in Govt House The authority of the anti-graft body, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) on Wednesday May 7th,2017, has arraigned the Osun West Senatorial District Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC),Mr. Yinusa Amobi and other top officials of the […]