• Fresh Trouble For Former First Lady As EFCC Commences Multi-Billion Hotel Probe

    Fresh Trouble For Former First Lady As EFCC Commences Multi-Billion Hotel Probe

    Former First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan seems to have moved from frying pan to fire as the  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has linked her to five properties including a N5billion hotel in Abuja.

    The EFCC is currently studying documents on how the Abuja hotel was built.

    One of the sources familiar with the probe said the money used in acquiring the properties under investigation appears to be gratification to Mrs. Jonathan when her husband was in power.

    The source said: “Based […]

  • Orubebe in fresh trouble for allegedly diverting N1.9bn road construction fund

    Orubebe in fresh trouble for allegedly diverting N1.9bn road construction fund

    The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has filed new charges against former Minister of Niger Delta, Godsday Orubebe, before an Abuja High Court, for allegedly diverting close to N2 billion naira meant for the dualisation of Section IV of the East-West Road.

    It was gathered that he is charged alongside Oludare Lawrence Alaba, Ephraim Towelde Zaki and Gitto Construction Limited on a five-count charge bordering on alleged corruption, diversion of funds and perjury.

    He is to be charged […]