Friday, July 19, 2024

Anti-Corruption

July 12, 2024

Only one per cent of Nigerians refused to pay bribe demanded by judges for favourable outcomes: Data Bureau

NBS said only two per cent of Nigeria’s population did not pay bribes bribery to sway court judgements in their favour after meeting judges or magistrates.

judges
July 12, 2024

Police, customs, military collected less bribes in 2023 compared to Nigerian judges: Report

The Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS), in its corruption pattern and trend in Nigeria for 2023, ranked judges as first among collectors of cash bribes among other public officials.

judges
July 12, 2024

Court admits ex-power minister Mamman to N10 billion bail

The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Friday, admitted former power minister Saleh Mamman to a N10 billion bail with two sureties.

Saleh Mamman
July 12, 2024

Tinubu, Buhari Administrations: Nigerian officials received N721 billion bribes in 2023, document reveals

The U.S. government recently expressed concern that Mr Tinubu is continuing the massive corruption trend of his predecessors.

Buhari and Tinubu laughing (ccredit: ARISE)
July 11, 2024

Alleged Bribery: Ganduje, wife’s trial must continue in absentia, court rules

The judge adjourned the matter until October 23 and 24 for the hearing of the preliminary objection and the main charge.

Abdullahi Ganduje
July 11, 2024

N33 Billion Fraud: Ex-power minister Mamman remanded in Kuje prison hours after collapsing in court

Justice James Omotosho gave the order after Mr Mamman pleaded not guilty to a 12-count amended charge bordering on money laundering offences.

Saleh Mamman
July 11, 2024

Former Indonesian minister Limpo jailed 10 years for collecting $2.7 million bribe

An Indonesian court on Thursday sentenced the country’s former agriculture minister, Syahrul Yasin Limpo, to 10 years in jail for corruption.

Syahrul Yasin Limpo
July 11, 2024

Yahaya Bello remains wanted; SSS, police should help us capture him: EFCC

“We have declared him wanted, and he is still wanted,” Dele Oyewale, spokesperson for the anti-graft agency, told Peoples Gazette on Thursday.

Yahaya Bello declared wanted (Credit: EFCC)
July 11, 2024

FBI refiles charges against U.S. lawmaker for accepting bribes from Tinubu’s ally Gilbert Chagoury

Mr Fortenberry resigned from the House of Representatives in March 2022 after he was initially charged in California.

Gilbert Chagoury with Tinubu and Fortenberry
July 10, 2024

Alleged N1.6 Billion Fraud: Ex-accountant general seeks adjournment to make refund

Mr Onyeaka told the court that his client had taken steps toward settling the matter.

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