• Jibrin alleges Reps took bribe from Diezani, sends 50 names to EFCC

    Jibrin alleges Reps took bribe from Diezani, sends 50 names to EFCC

    Embattled former chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Appropriation, Abdulmumin Jibrin, said he has forwarded names of 50 members involved in collection of fraudulent running cost allowance to the anti-graft agency.

    In a statement on Friday, he also alleged that the Principal Officers of the House collected bribe from the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs Diezani Alison-Madueke.

    He has also called on Nigerians and corporate organisations to shun future summon by the House until the leadership is ready to […]

  • How Fayose took arms funds, kickbacks from contractors – EFCC tells court

    How Fayose took arms funds, kickbacks from contractors – EFCC tells court

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has told the Federal High Court sitting in Ado-Ekiti how a former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), and a former Minister of Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, moved about N1,299,490,000 part of the money meant for the purchase of arms to Ekiti for the campaign of Governor Ayodele Fayose.

    Dasuki is standing trial over alleged diversion of $2.1 billion meant for the purchase of arms to fight the Boko Haram insurgence under […]

  • I took over my late wife’s drug trafficking business – Evangelist confesses

    I took over my late wife’s drug trafficking business – Evangelist confesses

    A 52-year-old Nigerian evangelist based in South Africa, John Arinze, has been arrested by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, for allegedly attempting to export N1.4bn worth of narcotics to South Africa.

    Arinze who hails from Ara village, Nise in Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State, reportedly concealed the drugs made of 92kgs methamphetamine and 73kgs ephedrine, inside two containers of foodstuff meant for export to South Africa at the Apapa Seaport in Lagos State.

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