• How I withdrew N16.7bn cash for former Governor Jonah Jang – Plateau government cashier tells panel

    How I withdrew N16.7bn cash for former Governor Jonah Jang – Plateau government cashier tells panel

    A former cashier has told a probe panel of enquiry how he withdrew N16.7 billion cash for former Plateau State governor, Jonah Jang.

    Yusuf Pam, a former cashier attached to the office of the Secretary to the State Government, told the panel that he withdrew the N16.7 billion based on “executive directive from the former governor”.

    He told the commission that he was given security backup to withdraw the cash, and disclosed that each withdrawal was “usually a maximum of N150 million, which […]

  • Why I withdrew from Dasuki’s case – Justice Ademola shares reasons

    Why I withdrew from Dasuki’s case – Justice Ademola shares reasons

    A Federal High Court Judge, Justice Adeniyi Ademola has formally disengaged from presiding over the trial of former National Security Adviser, retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki, on illegal possession of arms and money-laundering charges.

    Ademola was among Judges arrested by the Department of State Service over corruption allegation.

    After his release by DSS, Justice Ademola wrote the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, saying he was attacked unjustly.

    He cited his previous rulings on Dasuki in which he granted him bail.

    The DSS, which […]