Saturday, May 21, 2022

Anti-Corruption

May 7, 2022

EFCC opens online forum to engage Nigerians

The anti-graft commission’s “EFCC Connect” is to increase its reach and engagement with citizens within and outside the country.

EFCC-Head-Office, Abuja
May 5, 2022

Court jails sales girl for stealing N1 million

A Kaduna Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday sentenced a 25-year-old sales girl, Sandra David, to 10 months in prison for the misappropriation of N1 million.

Prisoner
May 5, 2022

Certificate Forgery: Absence of lawmaker stalls arraignment

Ekoi Akponimisingha told the court that he tried many times to serve the suspect but failed because the lawmaker travelled out of the country.

Mohammed Gololo
May 5, 2022

Man docked for stealing N340,000

Ismail Olayiwola, on Thursday appeared before the Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, for stealing N340, 00 from Welleasy Empowerment Centre.

Gavel
May 5, 2022

SPECIAL: How Governor Udom, family members, cronies looted multibillion-naira farm project in Akwa Ibom

Our investigation uncovered how Emmanuel Udom diverted cash and assets of Akwa Prime Hatchery, a promising megaproject billed to tackle the state’s deficiencies in agriculture.

Akwa Ibom state governor, Udom Emmanuel and Akwa Hatchery
May 5, 2022

Nigeria, other Sub-Saharan nations lost $1 trillion to corruption: Report

Nigeria and other sub-saharan nations have lost over $1 trillion to corruption, states a report by Commonwealth Africa.

President Muhammadu Buhari
May 5, 2022

Three million litres of stolen oil seized: Navy

The Nigerian Navy made a series of arrests and seizures of ships and crew members across the nation’s maritime domain involved in illegal activities.

Oil bunkering
May 4, 2022
May 4, 2022

Governor Abiodun’s moneybag Bidemi Rufai pleads guilty in U.S., to pay $607,000, forfeit assets

For the offence of wire fraud, Mr Rufai stands to face up to 30 years in prison, a fine of up to $1,000,000, a period of supervision following release from prison of up to five years.

Abidemi Rufai and Dapo Abiodun
May 3, 2022

NDLEA uncovers N22 billion consignment of illicit drugs from Abba Kyari, Ukatu syndicate

Authorities said the syndicate imported 1,284 cartons of Tramadol with market value of over N22 billion in October 2019.

Abba Kyari and Afam Mallinson Emmanuel Ukatu