• Imo State uncovers N700m pension fraud

    Imo State uncovers N700m pension fraud

    The Imo State Government has said that it has uncovered a high level of fraud that has been on for many years in the state Pension Board.

    The fraud, the state said, was allegedly perpetrated by highly placed officials in the Board in concert with some retired civil servants.

    The disclosure was made recently by the Chief of Staff, Government House, Owerri, Chief Uche Nwosu in an interview.

    According to Nwosu, the state government discovered the fraud following an audit panel it instituted […]

  • Wike to explain alleged N700m poll bribery scam – APC

    Wike to explain alleged N700m poll bribery scam – APC

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers has urged Gov. Nyesom Wike to explain his role in the alleged N700 million poll bribery scam in which his name is mentioned.

    This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Chris Finebone, APC Publicity Secretary in Port Harcourt on Saturday.┬áThe APC alleged that operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) grilled, Mr Johnson Okpoko, the state PDP Secretary, for collecting N700 million from the controversial $115 million lodged with Fidelity […]