• EFCC quizzes senior lawyers over huge money in judges’ accounts

    EFCC quizzes senior lawyers over huge money in judges’ accounts

    In its efforts to get to the bottom of the corruption in the judiciary, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday quizzed three Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) for allegedly transferring huge sums of money to judges’ bank accounts.

    Their invitation by the anti-graft body is sequel to the recent interrogation of two Federal High Court judges, Justice Agbadu James Fishim and Uwani Abba Aji and another judge of the Industrial Court.

    A source close the EFCC disclosed that Paul […]

  • Recession:  Nigeria has huge money, leaders are wasteful – Peter Obi

    Recession: Nigeria has huge money, leaders are wasteful – Peter Obi

    Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, on Saturday lamented the country’s economic crisis and laid the blame on public office holders.

    Speaking at The Platform organized by Covenant Christian Center, Obi charged Nigerians to stop celebrating criminality, adding that there is enough money for development in Nigeria.

    Obi, who spoke on the topic: Cutting cost in governance, said he saved over N75b for Anambra state.

    Obi said he saved $50m and N7b in Access bank, $55m and N10b in Fidelity bank, and […]

  • We were paid huge money in Abuja over Bola Ige’s Murder – Suspects confess

    We were paid huge money in Abuja over Bola Ige’s Murder – Suspects confess

    Two yet-to-be named suspects undergoing investigation in connection with the murder of former Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Chief Bola Ige, have reportedly opened up on their involvement.

    This is coming after the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, set up the Special Investigative Team, SIT, to probe the murder of Ige who was shot dead on December 23, 2001, by unknown gunmen in his Ibadan, Oyo State home after his security guards took permission to […]