• Stop being selective in anti-corruption war – Ekweremadu tells FG

    Stop being selective in anti-corruption war – Ekweremadu tells FG

    According to reports, the Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, on Wednesday urged the Federal Government not to be biased in the ongoing war to rid the country of corrupt practices.

    Ekweremadu made the call at a technical session at the ongoing conference on “The Role of the Legislature in the Fight against Corruption in Nigeria’’ in Abuja.

    He said that to ensure the success of the anti-corruption war, it should not be selective.

    “We live in a society where everybody is […]

  • Falana accuses senior lawyers of frustrating anti-corruption war

    Falana accuses senior lawyers of frustrating anti-corruption war

    Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has accused some of the country’s senior lawyers of aiding corruption by frustrating the prosecution of corrupt individuals through “orders of interlocutory or perpetual injunctions in favour of treasury looters”.

    In a piece entitled ‘The fight against anti-corruption agencies by NBA’, Falana alleged that some of these lawyers have placed the rich and powerful individuals above the law.

    He said that in recent times, these lawyers, whom he also described as a “cabal” in the Nigerian Bar […]

  • Patriotic Nigerians have nothing to fear in anti-corruption war – Buhari

    Patriotic Nigerians have nothing to fear in anti-corruption war – Buhari

    President Muhammadu Buhari says patriotic Nigerians have nothing to fear in the fight against corruption as his administration will ensure justice and fairness to all.

    Speaking to journalists Monday in Daura after attending Eid prayers to celebrate Eid El Kabir, President Buhari said those who abuse public trust will face justice, in addition to returning their stolen assets to the nation’s coffers.

    According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President, Garba Shehu, Buhari thanked Nigerians for supporting the […]

  • Judiciary not to blame for state of anti-corruption war – FCT CJ

    Judiciary not to blame for state of anti-corruption war – FCT CJ

    As criticism and condemnation against the judiciary continues to mount in the anti-corruption war of the Muhammadu Buhari administration, the Chief Judge of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Justice Ishaq Bello, has said the judiciary alone should not be held responsible for the failures, arguing that the administration of justice is a collective efforts of all arms of government.

    Justice Bello stated this monday in Abuja, while receiving in audience an advocacy group, Partners West Africa- Nigeria: Rule of […]

  • Budget padding: My fight is to complement Buhari’s anti-corruption war – Jibrin

    Budget padding: My fight is to complement Buhari’s anti-corruption war – Jibrin

    The former Chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Hon. Jibrin Abdulmumin, has said his determination to expose corrupt leadership in the green chamber is borne out of a desire to complement the anti-corruption war of the present administration.

    This is as he again called for the resignation of the House Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, whom he accused of corruption and abuse of office.

    In a statement yesterday, Abdulmumin said he remained resolute and committed to exposing fraud in the 2016 […]

  • Don’t bow to pressure against anti-corruption war – Ajibola tells Buhari

    Don’t bow to pressure against anti-corruption war – Ajibola tells Buhari

    Former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Prince Bola Ajibola, SAN, yesterday advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to succumb to the pressure to relax his anti-corruption war.

    According to him, Nigeria will not make progress, if corruption is not taken to the cleaners.

    Ajibola, who gave the advice in an interview in his Abeokuta home, recalled telling the President after his inauguration that corruption would fight back, but pleaded with him not to give in to pressures.

    The retired Judge of […]

  • Hilarious! See the Controversial Meme of President Buhari’s Anti-Corruption War

    Hilarious! See the Controversial Meme of President Buhari’s Anti-Corruption War

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s heavily publicized anti-graft war which has been criticized as a grand plan to kill the opposition party, PDP has been intelligently mocked with a beautiful cartoon.

    The broom has become a source of security from the anti-corruption war of Buhari which only sweeps the opposition party, People’s Democratic Party fronting umbrellas.

    That’s the illustration being made with this hilarious meme that has been trending on social media as designed by Business