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Alleged N2.9bn Fraud : EFCC finally whisks Okorocha into custody

.… Efcc Justifies arrest of ex-governor After nearly four hours of confrontation, operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday overpowered former Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha and took him into detention. The faceoff arose following what the anti-graft agency described as the former governor’s refusal to show up after being admitted to administrative bail, a development that ... Read More »

allege financial fraud : Acting AGF, Nwabuoku Under Investigation For Corrupt Practices

Weeks after Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris was suspended for allegedly embezzling N80billion and President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Anamekwe Nwabuoku as Acting AGF, news filtered out that Nwabuoku is under probe for corruption. Nwabuoku who was newly appointed to overseer of the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (OAGF), reportedly has a heavy corruption dossier and ... Read More »

Update : Motorcycle ban: Police to arrest riders, passengers, as part of measures to enforce the ban

The Police Command in Lagos State says it will arrest both motorcyclist and passenger as part of measures to enforce the ban on commercial motorcycle operations in the state. Its spokesman, Mr Benjamin Hundeyin, announced this on Saturday in his Twitter handle, monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). “Under the new total ban of motorcycles in the six ... Read More »

Update : Legal Saga may delay appointment of new Alaafin, As Olanite royal family sued the governor, Others

The Olanite royal family sued the governor, Attorney General (AG) and Commissioner for Justice, and the Alaafin of Oyo (on behalf of the Atiba Traditional Council) in 2020. The family is seeking, among others, an order that the ‘Alaafin of Oyo Chieftaincy Declaration’ be ammended by the Atiba Local Government Area. The Alaafin affairs are currently under Atiba Local Government. ... Read More »

2023 : ‘For presiding over the ongoing illegality in NDDC, Akpabio is not fit to be president’, Niger Delta region

Controversial Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Godswill Akpabio , last Wednesday joined the long list of aspirants seeking the ticket of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to contest for President of Nigeria. Hardly had his motley crowd departed the Ikot Ekpene stadium venue of his declaration than the Niger Delta region literally went up in outrage at the Minister’s ... Read More »

N150billion Loan by Governor Okowa’s, Concerned Nigerians Group Petitions EFCC to investigate his government

Acivic group, Concerned Nigerians, has petitioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to investigate an alleged attempt by Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa to divert a N150billion loan taken by his government. The petition signed by the convener of the group, Deji Adeyanju, alleged that the loan could end up as last-minute looting by the Delta Governor to allegedly fund ... Read More »

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