• At least 22 top officials dismissed over budget padding

    At least 22 top officials dismissed over budget padding

    A total of 184 civil servants were disciplined for their different roles in the padding of the 2016 budget.

    This was contained in Buhari’s authorised biography, ‘Muhammadu Buhari: The Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria’, written by Prof. John Paden and presented to the public on Monday.

    Of the 184, Paden said 22 top officials were dismissed from service.

    He said the President viewed the padding as an attempt to scuttle his administration’s innovations, hence his decision to wield the big stick against the […]

  • Female prison officer dismissed for smuggling alcohol into prison

    Female prison officer dismissed for smuggling alcohol into prison

    The Nigerian Prisons Service has dismissed a female prison officer for smuggling alcoholic drinks into the Kirikiri prison yard in Lagos.

    The dismissal letter signed on behalf of the Controller-General of Prisons by the officer in charge of discipline, DCP Agun Olatunji, stated that the unnamed wardress was found guilty of negative activities which borders on trafficking.

    A statement by the Prisons Service Public Relations Officer, Francis Enobore on Tuesday in Abuja, said the wardress’ act contravened the provisions of Sections 14 […]

  • Lagos Police Officers Dismissed for Bribery & Extortion (Photo)

    Lagos Police Officers Dismissed for Bribery & Extortion (Photo)

    A police sergeant and three other officers in Lagos state have been dismissed from the Police Force for allegedly collecting bribe from motorists, illegal extortion, improper dressing and more.

    For allegedly collecting N50,000 bribe from motorists in the Oshodi area of Lagos State, a police sergeant identified as Daniel Osaimayu, who was attached to the Lagos Task Force on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit in the Alausa area, has been dismissed from the Nigeria Police Force.

    Osaimayu, who was arrested on […]

  • 50 Cent’s Boxing Company Files for His Bankruptcy Case to be Dismissed

    50 Cent’s Boxing Company Files for His Bankruptcy Case to be Dismissed

    New reports have just confirmed that 50 Cent’s boxing company SMS Promotions has gone back to court, asking that his bankruptcy suit be dismissed as he is no longer owing any major creditors linked with the boxing company.

    According to the Jasmine Brand, the boxing company, which was included in the rapper’s assets when he filed for the Chapter 11 bankruptcy last year, is asking that the case be dismissed as the company has paid off its major creditors.

    SMS promotions reportedly […]