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FG appoints Executive Directors for NIGCOMSAT

Barrister Adebayo Shittu Minister for Communication...explained NITDA issue

*Set to commercialise agency Three executive directors has appointed by the Federal Government for the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NigComsat), as part of a five-year strategic plan to re-position the company. The new executive directors are Barrister Samson R. Osagie (Marketing and Business Development), Alhaji  Abubakar L. Muhammad (Finance and …

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Staffers drag Prisons boss to EFCC for alleged fraud

Ahmed Ja’faru Prisons boss

*No, it is not true Officers and men of the Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) have accused their Controller General, Ahmed Ja’faru, of illegal deduction of their salaries, hijacking monies in the service co-operative society meant for staff welfare among other allegations. Though, officially the NPS authority has, however, denied all …

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Forfeiture: Courts takes N7.6billion from Diezani

EFCC gets forfeiture order against Diezani

*Despite interim forfeiture of properties worth $21,392,224 Justice Abdulaziz Anka of the Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered permanent forfeiture of N 7, 644, 700, 000.00 belonging to former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to the Federal Government. The money which is reasonably suspected to be proceeds of illegal …

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N13bn fraud: Heritage Bank denies EFCC investigation

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Heritage Bank Mr. Ifie Sekibo...providing unique values of leadership

*It’s a routine investigation into possible red flags Heritage Bank Plc has said neither its managing director nor any member of its management team is being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over an alleged N13billion fraud. A report in some media publications had said the EFCC was …

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Misau vs IGP: Police is corrupt I insist

Misau versus IGP...Senate

*Let them address the real issues I raised against them Senate Committee Chairman on Navy, Senator Isah Hamma Misau, has responded to the updated allegations by the police that he deserted the Force. The Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Jimoh Moshood, had on Sunday, lambasted the lawmaker, accusing him of …

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IGP: Where is N10billion meant for Federation – Senator

Ibrahim Idris Inspector General of Police (IGP)...stop senseless killings

*Commissioners of Police bribe to be Senator Isa Misau, who represents Bauchi Central Senatorial district, in the Senate on Friday took a massive swipe at the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim ‎Idris, saying he lacks experience to run the Nigerian Police Force. The senator spoke at a news conference in …

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FG seizes N664m from Onubuogo, ex-permsec, others

Clement Iloh Onubuogo

*Parties interested have 14 days to object to forfeiture order Clement Iloh Onubuogo, a former Permanent Secretary during the Goodluck Jonathan regime has temporarily forfeited the sum of N664,475,246.60 and $137,680.11 found in his accounts to the government pending the determination of his criminal prosecution. Also forfeited were two buildings, …

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Police arrests 5 millionaire fake journalists

Millionaire fake journalists

*Robbed victims of money, other properties Five notorious suspects have been arrested by operatives of Nigeria Police for impersonating as journalists. The suspects have been using fake identity cards to gain access into public and private events thus, robbing high profile personalities of money and valuables such as expensive handsets. …

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Judges, Magistrates, police highest bribe takers in Nigeria

Judges...highest bribe takers

*NBS study reveals *Just like 2013 report nailed EFCC National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has indicted “law enforcement agents such as the police and judiciary workers such as judges and magistrates” as the highest takers of bribe in Nigeria. It also indicates that 32.3% of Nigerians had to pay some form …

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National corruption survey 2017: Prevalence of corruption in Nigeria

Corruption

*”the prevalence of bribery ranges between 13% in Kwara State and 52% in Borno State,”……. *Northwest, Northeast top bribery prevalence rate in Nigeria Nigeria’s Northwest and Northeast regions have the highest prevalence of bribery among adults, a new report published last week Wednesday prepared by Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics …

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