Monday, July 4, 2022

Anti-Corruption

June 29, 2022

Over $10 billion stolen by NNPC, others in fuel subsidy scam: Reps

Ogun expressed worry that the consumption rate of petrol was 40 million to 45million litres per day.

House of Representatives and NNPC
June 28, 2022

Ex-CJN Tanko’s resignation won’t stop corruption probe, says Senate

The senators are investigating corruption allegations brought against the former CJN by 14 justices of the apex court.

Nigerian Senate
June 28, 2022

Despite corruption charges, Buhari says he didn’t want ex-CJN Tanko to resign

“I am therefore constrained to accept his retirement, albeit with mixed-feelings,” declared Mr Buhari.

Acting CJN Ariwoola, President Muhammadu Buhari and former CJN Tanko Mohammed
June 28, 2022

EFCC conducts pregnancy tests on female suspects

“Earlier tests conducted in a private hospital also revealed negative results for all the female suspects.”

EFCC log and pregnancy test kit used to illustrate this story
June 28, 2022

Nigeria’s Supreme Court, judicial system dirty, need cleansing: NBA

Mr Muhammad, 68, resigned on Monday amid corruption and gross misconduct charges from 14 Supreme Court justices.

Acting CJN Olukayode Ariwoola, former CJN Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad and NBA President Olumide Akpata
June 27, 2022

Arrest, prosecute ex-army chief Buratai, accomplices over recovered loot, contract fraud: CISLAC

CISLAC slammed Mr Buhari’s regime for “deliberately” leaving unattended high profile cases of corruption and granting convicted corrupt officials presidential pardon.

President Muhammadu Buhari
June 26, 2022

HEDA asks ICPC to arrest, prosecute ex-army chief Buratai over recovered loot, contract fraud

The group said it was “worried to about such abuse of public trust, hence the need to act fast.”

June 26, 2022

Again, U.S. court postpones Hushpuppi’s sentencing until September 

Hushpuppi’s sentencing was earlier slated for July 11, and earlier on February 14.

June 24, 2022

ICPC confirms recovery of cash, luxury watches from military contractor; silent on Buratai’s role 

Mr Buratai, Nigerian ambassador to the Benin Republic, told The Gazette on Thursday that the anti-graft office had no warrant to search his property.