According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission failed at the Federal High Court, Abuja in its bid to stop the court from granting bails to an aide of the former National Security Adviser, retired Colonel Mohammad Sambo Dasuki, and security consultants who were accused of corruption by the Federal Government.
The EFCC lawyer, Ofem Uket, had made frantic moves to stop Justice Gabriel Kolawole from admitting the defendants to bail on the ground that they would escape justice by […]
A Federal High Court in Abuja on Wednesday dismissed an objection raised by an ally of Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, Mr. Abiodun Agbele, against the appearance of a new counsel engaged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to prosecute him on money laundering charges.
The EFCC had, on August 3, 2016, arraigned Agbele on 11 counts of money laundering involving N4,685,723,000,000 allegedly transferred from the Office of the National Security Adviser with the Central Bank of Nigeria by […]
According to reports, the Lagos office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been busy since Monday as the Commission quizzed some Federal High Court judges.
Two judges, Mohammed Nasir Yunusa and Nganjiwa Hyledzira had reported to Lagos office of the commission Monday morning and their statements were obtained.
Also, sequel to the invitation letter the EFCC extended to some Judges, Justice Musa Haruna Kurya of the Federal High Court reported to the commission’s Lagos Office on Tuesday at about 10:00am […]
It was gathered that the card reader failed to function at Ipkeshi, near Auchi, during the governorship election in Edo.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the device could not function in Ward 11 and 12 at Okhueromoh Primary School, Ipkeshi, when the INEC official attempted to accredit voters for the poll.
Some of the voters, Mr Agbada Jerry and Charles Monday, decried the development and said that it would delay the voting process.
The INEC Polling Officer, Mr Mubarak Jubril, […]
The latest audit report prepared by Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation has said the National Assembly management failed to account for a total expenditure of over N9.4 billion in 2014.
The money included N9.39 billion for which no “documentary evidence” was provided and a N47 million to be returned to government coffers, out of which only N360,000 was returned, giving a total of approximately N9.4 billion.
But National Assembly management said last night it would only react to the report […]
It’s no more news that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari is overwhelmed by the challenges of the present economic recession with the naira crashing consistently.
These are the currency exchange rates for 06/09/16 as of 10:00am as powered by Zenith Bank. The naira seems to be on a long road to recovery against the U.S dollar at the parallel and interbank market
Nigerians are fast losing hope in President Muhummadu Buhari’s ability to turn around the fate of Nigeria’s economy as the naira crashes fatally.
These are currency exchange rates for 01/09/16 as of 10:00am as powered by Zenith Bank. The naira which exchanged for N418 to a dollar at the black market has suffered a further fall to N420.
Nigerians have heaped massive blames on President Muhammadu Buhari who made a bombastic statement about equating the naira and the dollar during the 2015 […]
The Nigerian Army has said it would attack the Niger Delta Avengers if government’s effort to dialogue with the group and other militant groups fails.
Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-General Tukur Buratai declared this yesterday at the inauguration of newly built ultra-modern 2 Brigade, Nigerian Army headquarters complex and an Olympic-size swimming pool in Port Harcourt.
Buratai urged militant groups in the Niger Delta region to explore democratic means to make their needs known rather than resorting to violence.
“Government is still committed […]
A pretty prostitute has been left wailing and crying after she got a magistrate angry by trying to seduce him in court.
It was drama at the Magistrate’s Court on Monday when a prostitute arrested at Moonshine Brothel, located at Uwanse, Calabar attempted to seduce a young magistrate but failed by making faces at him. However, the magistrate was terribly angry as a result of the prostitute’s attempt.
The prostitute identified as Princess from Bayelsa State who is said to be very […]