Tag: anti-corruption

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Op-ed EditorOctober 30, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: The men who shouldn’t be in Buhari’s government

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   This piece is laden with unsolicited advice. It ordinarily should not have been written, but for ...

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AzeezOctober 26, 2017

‘Ex-Appeal Court president Justice Salami rejects appointment as anti-corruption committee chairman’

Former President of the Court of Appeal Justice Ayo Salami (retd) has rejected his appointment as the Chairman of the Corruption ...

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EzinneOctober 23, 2017

The Thread: “What a government” “Buhari has no integrity” | TwitterNG reacts to the Maina saga

Nigerians are no longer buying Buhai’s anti-corruption gospel, not after Maina happened to us. In case you missed it, former ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] For Tambuwal, there is a reward for corruption

At a time the APC-led federal government is firing on all cylinders in a bid to rid the country of ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Examining the Sokoto and Akwa Ibom ‘pro-corruption syndrome’

The new trend among state governors in the country irrespective of their party, is frustrating the “anti-corruption war” of the federal ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 6, 2017

EFCC lists CJN, Fayemi, Yahaya Bello, Fayose, others under probe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen; the governor ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 4, 2017

Court affirms EFCC’s power to freeze ‘suspicious’ accounts

The Court of Appeal, Abuja, has given legal power to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to freeze suspicious ...

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RoqeebahAugust 29, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Lauretta Onochie is mad again

According to Ayo Sogunro, “everything in Nigeria is going to kill you”. Being conceived here, being born here, the State-inflicted ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 22, 2017

CSOs question FG’s delay of Alison-Madueke’s trial

A Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) through the Director of the Say No Campaign Nigeria (SNC-Nigeria) Ezenwa Nwagwu Tuesday, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 21, 2017

EFCC to sponsor Ph.D researchers on anti-corruption

The anti-corruption agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has announced on Twitter that it would sponsor individuals who would ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 9, 2017

We have traced N47.2bn, $487.5m to Diezani – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said through thorough investigations by its operatives, it has traced N47.2 billion and ...

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ToluJuly 19, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Senate passes Whistleblower Protection Bill – 5 things you should know

The Nigerian Senate has just passed a bill that seeks to protect those who expose corrupt practices in government – ...

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AzeezJuly 1, 2017

EFCC has recorded 113 convictions in 6 months – Magu

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) sais it has gotten 113 convictions between January and June 2017. Chairman of ...

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EditorJune 23, 2017

Dino Melaye: We gonna miss him when he’s gone?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Dino Melaye, a self-acclaimed democratic evangelist and anti-corruption crusader, has had the rare privilege of being ...

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AzeezJune 22, 2017

I am fully dedicated to the anti-corruption war – Malami

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has said he was committed to the war against ...

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EditorJune 19, 2017

The Church Blog: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo should not just annoy us this week 

We don’t like it when politicians – or in fact anyone – try to score cheap points. It’s unnecessary and ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 18, 2017

Anti-corruption: Buhari’s panel ridicules presidency, judiciary, says anti-graft war following wrong direction

Two members of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) in Abuja on Saturday derided government’s handling of the anti-corruption ...

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AzeezMay 26, 2017

Melaye’s anti-corruption book is a ‘cut and paste of newspaper articles’ – Sowore

Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore has said Senator Dino Melaye’s anti-corruption book sold for N50,000 is cut and paste of ...

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AzeezMay 2, 2017

Buhari worried over assets gathered by anti-corruption agencies – AGF

The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami says President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed worry over ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 26, 2017

EFCC to introduce anti-corruption courses in universities

by Dolapo Adelana The acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said the agency will soon ...

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AzeezApril 25, 2017

Nigerian elite frustrated by Buhari’s anti-graft war – Presidency

The Presidency on Monday said elite frustrated by President Muhammadu Buhari’s fight against corruption are the ones attacking him. Senior ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 20, 2017

Buhari worked under Abacha… His anti-corruption war is false – Lamido

by Dolapo Adelana Former Jigawa Governor, Sule Lamido has dismissed the anti-graft war of President Muhammadu Buhari. Lamido, who spoke ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 19, 2017

APC has turned EFCC into a comedy outfit to entertain Nigerians – PDP

by Dolapo Adelana The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to fight corruption and ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories you should be monitoring today. 1. #BBNaija: #BossNation goes wild as TBoss arrives Nigeria (WATCH) ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 12, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Fight against corruption difficult – Osinbajo | Our officials received N3bn bribe to influence 2015 elections – INEC | More stories

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. #BBNaija: #BossNation goes wild as TBoss arrives Nigeria (WATCH) – YNaija Provide ...

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RoqeebahMarch 30, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Vice President Osinbajo is in Paris [WATCH]

The Vice President, Professor Osinbajo is currently in Paris, speaking at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Anti-Corruption ...

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AzeezMarch 18, 2017

Probe spending of Paris Club refund, NLC president tells FG

by Azeez Adeniyi President of the Nigeria Labour Congress, Ayuba Wabba, has urged the Federal Government to further take its ...

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ToluMarch 3, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Saraki and Utazi are now trying to confuse us over this anti-corruption speech, abi?

So these people must think we’re babies. Chairman of the Senate Committee on Anti-corruption, Senator Chukwuka Utazi has just come ...

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RoqeebahMarch 3, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] They have a list of 11 things Buhari has done to promote accountability | we have 11 he hasn’t

At the first day of the 2-day National #CorruptionDialogue organised by the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption in Abuja, the ...

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AzeezFebruary 25, 2017

Buhari’s anti-corruption war not a witch-hunt – SGF

by Azeez Adeniyi Secretary to Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal has said no fewer than one million youths will ...

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