Monday, February 6, 2023

Corruption

October 28, 2022

Lawyer advocates for prison decongestion to avoid jailbreaks

The legal practitioner also recommended adopting alternative dispute resolution to settle conflicts as a way to reduce the caseload for judges.

October 8, 2022

Ex-PDP national chairman Ogbulafor is dead 

Mr Ogbulafor, 73, died in Canada after a brief illness.

October 5, 2022

Official corruption destroying education in Nigeria, says Jega

“The corruption that takes place within the education sector is a dwarf mirror image of what happens in the wider Nigerian context.”

September 24, 2022

Corruption deeply embedded in Nigeria, other African countries: Buhari

Mr Buhari’s regime has presided over some of the worst corruption scandals that Nigeria has ever known.

President Muhammadu Buhari
September 14, 2022

Hushpuppi hires Invictus Obi’s lawyer in last-minute push to avoid 11 years in jail 

Mr Abbas’s actions come as his sentencing hearing is slated for September 21.

Hushpuppi
September 7, 2022

Nigerian Army partners EFCC to end corruption, terrorism financing

According to him, the army is a critical stakeholder in the fight against corruption and terrorism financing, which is part of the EFCC’s core mandate.

EFCC/Nigerian Army
August 31, 2022

Thirteen illegal miners nabbed in Kwara

The NSCDC and EFCC commands in Kwara have intensified joint efforts to tackle illegal mining activities in the state.

August 1, 2022

Corruption trial of South Africa ex-President Zuma adjourned again

If found guilty, the former president would face up to 25 years in prison.

Jacob Zuma
July 11, 2022

Corruption threatening Nigeria, other African nations’ democracy: Transparency International 

“Corruption is and remains a significant threat to democracy and democratic institutions, and poses a significant hindrance to African states in realising Agenda 2063.”

EFCC, ICPC and Transparency International used to illustrate the story