Friday, April 19, 2024

Anti-Corruption

April 17, 2024

After seven hours-long siege to Bello’s residence, EFCC withdraws; Lokoja court grants ex-governor reprieve

It was unclear whether Mr Ododo, who had arrived at the ex-governor’s residence with his convoy around 2:30 p.m., went to the former governor or left him behind.

April 17, 2024

Switzerland rejects joining Russian oligarchs’ money task force

Almost $8.7 billion in Russian assets have been blocked in Switzerland since the Russian attack on Ukraine more than two years ago.

April 17, 2024

Alleged Multibillion-naira Fraud: Irregular service stalls arraignment of Ganduje, wife

Former Governor Abdullahi Ganduje’s arraignment was stalled on Wednesday because the Kano government was unable to serve him with court papers.

April 17, 2024

EFCC’s attempt to arrest me is recipe for anarchy; Tinubu should warn Olukoyede: Yahaya Bello

“We call on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to call the EFCC to order in the interest of legal sanity,” said the ex-governor.

President Bola Tinubu and Governor Yahaya Bello
April 17, 2024

JUST IN: Gov Ododo arrives at Yahaya Bello’s house as EFCC operatives struggle to arrest ex-Kogi governor

Mr Ododo arrived at the Abuja residence of Mr Bello, located at Benghazi Street, Wuse Zone 4, at about 2:45 pm.

April 17, 2024

EFCC operatives lay siege to ex-Governor Yahaya Bello’s house in Abuja

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission have surrounded the Abuja residence of former Governor Yahaya Bello.

Mr Bello's residence on Benghazi Street, wuse Zone 4
April 17, 2024

Businessman Cubana Chief Priest secures N10 million bail

The court adjourned the case until May 2, for hearing of the preliminary objection.

Cubana Chief Priest
April 17, 2024

Cubana Chief Priest pleads not guilty to naira abuse charge

The defendant lawyer urged the court to grant his application for bail as moved.

Cubana Chief Priest
April 17, 2024

Police nab Enugu man in possession of fake naira notes

The police spokesperson said the suspect would be arraigned upon conclusion of investigation.  

Naira notes