It was gathered that the seven judges arrested by the Department of State Services between October 7 and 8 on allegations of corruption have been asked to stop reporting to the agency’s office in Abuja untill further notice.
It was learnt that the DSS had, as part of the bail conditions, granted the seven judges on October 9, asked them to report to its office in Abuja on a daily basis for the ongoing investigation.
One of the arrested judges said the […]
It was gathered that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says former presidential spokesman, Dr. Reuben Abati, honoured its invitation on Monday.
This is contrary to media reports that Abati was “arrested and brought’’ to the commission’s office.
“Former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, on Monday, honoured an invitation by the EFCC at the agency’s headquarters in Abuja.
“He is currently presently telling operatives of the commission his role in the alleged mismanagement of […]
It was gathered that the Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) has warned the government against any contemplated increase in the price of Premium Motor Spirit otherwise known as petrol, saying such move will be an open invitation to revolution in the country.
In a statement signed by President and Secretary General of the congress, Comrade Bobboi Bala Kaigama and Comrade (Barr.) Simeso Amachree, respectively, the union said it was surprise that officials of government were speaking from both sides of […]
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 […]
Musiliu Obanikoro, former Minister of State for Defence, has arrived Nigeria to respond to an invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC in relation to N4.75bn arms funds traced to him.
The former minister arrived in Lagos from the United States en route Amsterdam and headed for Abuja to keep an earlier scheduled appointment with the EFCC on Monday.
The EFCC is investigating a firm, belonging o two sons of Obanikoro, Sylvan McNamara for receiving N4.75bn arms funds from the […]
Top Kannywood actress, Rahama Sadau was expelled from the Hausa film industry by the Motion Pictures Practitioners Association of Nigeria after featuring in a romantic musical video.
The association after her expulsion also warned other actors and actresses to henceforth follow the rules binding their participation in the Kannywood film industry.
This caused outrage on social media and many supported her, advising her to excel even more in more successful movie industries in the world (Hollywood, Nollywood), etc.
Well Rahama […]
The former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Chief Olu Falae, on Saturday boasted that he is ready to go to the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), should he be invited.
Falae stated his resolve to honour the anti-graft agency’s invitation in an interview in Akure, Ondo State, while reacting to media reports of his possible invitation by the EFCC on 2015 presidential campaign fund.
“I have not received any invitation from anywhere. If I am invited, I will […]