Investigation Reveals Delta State Govt Paid James Ibori N250m While In UK Prison

The Delta State Government paid former Governor James Ibori N250m while he was in jail in the United Kingdom between 2012 and 2016,an investigation has revealed. It will be recalled that Ibori was convicted on February 27 2012, after pleading guilty to 10 counts of money laundering and conspiracy to defraud at a Southwark Crown … Continue reading Investigation Reveals Delta State Govt Paid James Ibori N250m While In UK Prison

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Eminent Nigerians Commend Buhari For Recapturing Sambisa Forest

The Presidency has disclosed that governors and other political leaders have been calling President Muhammadu Buhari to congratulate him and the leadership of the armed forces for the takeover of the Sambisa Forest from the Boko Haram terrorists. A statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said the latest calls … Continue reading Eminent Nigerians Commend Buhari For Recapturing Sambisa Forest

Ooni Partners With IITA To Improve Cocoa Production And Youth Employment

The Ooni (King) of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, has extolled IITA for its continuous efforts in the improvement and transformation of agriculture, and emphasized his utmost goal to partner with IITA in rejuvenating Africa’s agriculture.   Picture of The IITA delegates comprising a youth Agripreneur, Frederick Schreurs   The Imperial Majesty made this known … Continue reading Ooni Partners With IITA To Improve Cocoa Production And Youth Employment

Israeli Diamond Billionaire Arrested Over Corruption

Israeli billionaire Beny Steinmetz has been arrested on suspicion of corruption, police said on Monday. The diamond billionaire has been placed under house arrest until January 2, 2017, and has been forbidden from going into his office. The suspicions reportedly relate to deals made by Steinmetz’s company in the West African state of Guinea. Yuval … Continue reading Israeli Diamond Billionaire Arrested Over Corruption

Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu Of Kebbi State Declared Wanted In The UK For Laundering $5.15bn

In spite of the anti-corruption war of President Muhammadu Buhari, one of the frontline governors of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Atiku Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State, is on the wanted list of the government of the United Kingdom for laundering over $5.15 billion for the late General Sani Abacha. Documents from the United Kingdom … Continue reading Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu Of Kebbi State Declared Wanted In The UK For Laundering $5.15bn

MAGU: HOW SARAKI RUBBISHES BUHARI by Aminu Iyawa

On Wednesday, the Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, made it in good time to the National Assembly for his scheduled comfirmation hearing. But after spending nearly two hours there, he was asked to report back the following day. After spending eleven months in acting capacity, Magu had hoped … Continue reading MAGU: HOW SARAKI RUBBISHES BUHARI by Aminu Iyawa

Ooni Praised For Displaying Humility By Ordering Stoppage Of Convoy To Search For Missing Journalist

The Ooni of ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has been commended for displaying fatherly concern on Saturday when he suddenly ordered his convoy to stop after being informed that one of the journalists that followed him to an event was missing.   The monarch who shocked his entourage was said to have been returning from … Continue reading Ooni Praised For Displaying Humility By Ordering Stoppage Of Convoy To Search For Missing Journalist

OAU Warns EFCC To Stop Harassing Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Anthony Elujoba

The Senate of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to stop harassing the Acting Vice Chancellor of the university, Prof. Anthony Elujoba, over the payment of allowances to the staff of the institution.   According to a statement made available to our correspondent in Osogbo on Saturday … Continue reading OAU Warns EFCC To Stop Harassing Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Anthony Elujoba

Photo Of Reuben Abati, Obanikoro, FFK, Bala Mohammed, & Bashir at EFCC Detention Cell

A photograph has emerged showing a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed; former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Media, Reuben Abati; ex-Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro; former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode; and a Peoples Democratic Party leader in Kano, Bashir Ishaq Bashir, when they were in detention … Continue reading Photo Of Reuben Abati, Obanikoro, FFK, Bala Mohammed, & Bashir at EFCC Detention Cell

Aregbesola Laments He Has Not Been Paid Salary Since He Became Governor Six Years Ago

The governor of Osun State, Rauf Aregbesola, says he has not earned salary since he assumed office six years ago. He said this during the launch of Oodua FM in Ile-Ife on Sunday. “When people complain about our financial state, I begin to wonder if they think I am spending people’s money. Some of you … Continue reading Aregbesola Laments He Has Not Been Paid Salary Since He Became Governor Six Years Ago