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EFCC Arraigns Sarah Ochekpe Former Minister Over N450 Million Fraud

. A former Minister of Water Resources, Sarah Ochekpe  and a former chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Plateau State, Raymond Dabo, have been arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission before the Federal High Court in Jos on Thursday, for alleged embezzlement of N450 million. The EFCC also arraigned

‘Heart-Related’ Ailment Stalls Fani-Kayode’s N4.6b Money Laundering Trial

A 'heart-Related’ Ailment on Wednesday Stalled the ongoing money laundering trial against the former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode  at the  Federal High Court sitting in Lagos. In a comic remark, the Lawyer to the former Aviation Minister, Norris Quakers told the judge that his client complaint of a heart-related ailment, and

Senate Committee, Customs CG clash Again at Customs Headquarters Over Protocol Remark

  The Comptroller General (CG) of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Hameed Ali, on Monday disagreed with the senate over protocol-related matters. The disagreement was sequel to the visit of the Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Waste in the Nigeria Customs Service to the Customs Headquarters, Abuja. The lingering feud between the customs boss

Buhari Signs Lagislative Immunity Bill Seven Others Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has assented to eight bills passed by the National Assembly into law. One of the signed bills is the National Senior Citizens Center Act, 2018. The Act seeks to establish a National Senior Citizens Center in the country to cater for the needs of the elderly. The Senior Special Assistant

Senate Tackles Buhari Over Selective Implementation of 2017 Budget

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday rejected the selective implementation of projects in the 2017 budget embarked upon by the executive. The lawmakers made their position known after debating recommendations of the Senate Joint Committee on Appropriation and Finance on the implementation of the 2017 budget. The committee had on Tuesday met with

N9 Trillion Contract Scandal Rocks NNPC Under Buhari’s Watch

Ibe-Emmanuel-Kachikwu, Minister of State for Petroleum Resources Attention of President Muhammadu Buhari who also doubles as the Minister of Petroleum Resources has been drawn to the stunning allegation of abuse of contract process to the tune of N9 trillion naira at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The allegation was made public through