Daily Archives: November 12, 2018

Ganduje Bribery Scandal: CNPP Issues Ultimatum to EFCC, Chides Court for Stopping Assembly Probe

Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to begin investigation of Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano State over $5m bribery allegations against him. The umbrella organisation of all the registered political parties and political associations in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday by its Secretary General, ...

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N2.5bn Fraud: Court Fixes December 3, For Final forfeiture of Money Traced To Amosu, Others

A Lagos Federal High Court, today, reserved ruling till December 3, on a motion, seeking final forfeiture to the Federal Government, of the sum of N2.2 billion recovered from a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu. Justice Mojisola Olatoregun reserved the date for ruling, after listening to arguments from counsel to parties in the motion on notice. ...

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N650m Fraud: Akinjide, Others’ Lose Bid To Have Case Transfer To Ibadan

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, dismissed an application filed by Senator Ayo Ademola Adeseun and Chief Olanrewaju Otiti, seeking transfer of criminal charge against them to Ibadan, Oyo State capital. Adeseun and Olanrewaju are standing trial on alleged N650 million fraud, alongside a former Minister Federal Capital Authority, Oloye Jumoke Akinjide, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). ...

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N3.2bnFraud: Court Revokes Kalu’s Bail For Traveling Without Permission

A Federal High Court, Lagos, today, revoked the bail of former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu for travelling to Germany without the permission of the court.Justice Mohammed Idris, who presided over the court also ordered the former governor to submit himself and his passport to the Economy and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) within 24 hours after his return ...

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Imo APC Governorship Candidate Hope Uzodinma Arrested

The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma has been arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja. He was nabbed by the Special Presidential Investigation Panel For Recovery of Public Property.   Chairman of the panel, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla, revealed on Sunday that the panel arrested Uzodinma, the senator representing Imo ...

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Press Release: Enlistment Of Members Of “Civilian JTF” & Unconstitutional Others Into Nigerian Military Must Be Discontinued – SBCHROs

A Joint Statement (Enugu Nigeria: 11th November 2018)-If truly “Nigeria is a multi ethno-religious democratic country founded for the purpose of promoting the good government and welfare of all persons in the country on the principles of Freedom, Equality and Justice, and for the purpose of consolidating the UNITY of the Nigerian Peoples”; then the goings on in the present ...

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