• Desperate forces trying to bring me down – EFCC boss cries out

    Desperate forces trying to bring me down – EFCC boss cries out

    According to reports, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has raised the alarm over a plot by desperate forces to tarnish his image.

    He further denied allegations that he was blackmailing President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointees or traditional rulers.

    The EFCC said in a statement by its spokesman, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, that unscrupulous elements operating on social media were painting an uncanny picture of desperation by Magu over his purported non-confirmation by the Senate as the […]

  • Don’t bring looted money to my church – Popular Abuja Pastor, Sarah Omakwu warns

    Don’t bring looted money to my church – Popular Abuja Pastor, Sarah Omakwu warns

    Senior Pastor of the Family Worship Centre (FWC) in Abuja, Sarah Omakwu, has warned members not to offer stolen money to the church as tithes and offerings.

    Omakwu said this on Sunday, while delivering a sermon, stating that she is not condemning sinners but money gotten from illegal means should not be brought to the church.

    According to her, you cannot be stealing money and take it to church expecting to be forgiven by grace.

    “Any money that you cannot explain to God, […]

  • Bills to bring Nigeria out of economic recession on the way, says Saraki

    Bills to bring Nigeria out of economic recession on the way, says Saraki

    According to reports, the President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Tuesday said the National Assembly was focussing on 11 bills that would bring the country out of current economic recession.

    Saraki made this known in Abuja at the 22nd Nigerian Economic Summit.

    He spoke during the National Assembly Business Roundtable on Ensuring a Legislative Framework for Made-in-Nigeria.

    He said that the assembly was committed to pushing the bills to ensure that they transformed the country’s economy, adding that the legislature […]

  • Economic recovery policy will bring hope for Nigeria – ICAN

    Economic recovery policy will bring hope for Nigeria – ICAN

    According to reports, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria on Friday renewed its support for the various economic policies of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying there is hope for Nigeria.

    The President of ICAN, Deacon Titus Soetan, who led a delegation of the institute’s executives to the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, said the current initiatives of the Minister were capable of taking the nation out of its current economic woes.

    The Minister, in her welcome address, said: “As […]

  • N1.3bn oll slush cash: Omisore asks EFCC to bring findings to court

    N1.3bn oll slush cash: Omisore asks EFCC to bring findings to court

    A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Otunba Iyiola Omisore, yesterday urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to bring all the findings against him on alleged receipt of N1.3billion to the court.

    He said he did not collect money from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) and he never had any dealings with a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.).

    Omisore, in a chat with our correspondent, accused the EFCC of alleged attempt to blackmail the […]