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Former EFCC investigator calls for increased budgetary allocation for the anti-graft agency

Former EFCC investigator calls for increased budgetary allocation for the anti-graft agency

Former EFCC investigator calls for increased budgetary allocation for the anti-graft agency
France sends Equatorial Guinea's vice president to 3-year jail term for corruption

France sends Equatorial Guinea's vice president to 3-year jail term for corruption

A court in France has sentenced Equatorial Guinea's Vice President Teodorin Obiang to three years suspended jail term after he was found guilty of corruption.

France sends Equatorial Guinea's vice president to 3-year jail term for corruption
Corruption used to be hosted under the shade of an umbrella now it's swept under the carpet - Shehu Sani

Corruption used to be hosted under the shade of an umbrella now it's swept under the carpet - Shehu Sani

Senator Shehu Sani contributed to the Abdulrashid Maina corruption saga currently ongoing. On his official Twitter page, the senator representing Kaduna spoke.

Corruption used to be hosted under the shade of an umbrella now it's swept under the carpet - Shehu Sani
BREAKING: FG allegedly reinstates, promotes wanted ex-pension boss who was sacked over 2billion corruption case

BREAKING: FG allegedly reinstates, promotes wanted ex-pension boss who was sacked over 2billion corruption case

Maina, wanted former chairman of the Presidential Task Team (PRTT) on Pension Reforms, has allegedly been reinstated by President Buhari's administration.

BREAKING: FG allegedly reinstates, promotes wanted ex-pension boss who was sacked over 2billion corruption case
How Dasuki spent N1.4bn meant for security on national prayers - Witness

How Dasuki spent N1.4bn meant for security on national prayers - Witness

Michael Adariku, an officer of EFCC, testified in the trial of Sambo Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser to former President Goodluck Jonathan.

How Dasuki spent N1.4bn meant for security on national prayers - Witness
Churches are aiding corrupt activities because of their relationship with corrupt individuals - Osinbajo blows hot

Churches are aiding corrupt activities because of their relationship with corrupt individuals - Osinbajo blows hot

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN), has stated that corruption still exists in Nigeria because the churches in the country had failed to speak out against it.

Churches are aiding corrupt activities because of their relationship with corrupt individuals - Osinbajo blows hot
Nigeria begins negotiations with US to recover stolen loots

Nigeria begins negotiations with US to recover stolen loots

According to Geoffrey Onyeama, the federal government has adopted a new approach that will enable the country recover its loots stashed in the United States.

Nigeria begins negotiations with US to recover stolen loots
Corruption in Nigeria is now worse than in the days of Noah when God destroyed the world with water - Pastor Awojide

Corruption in Nigeria is now worse than in the days of Noah when God destroyed the world with water - Pastor Awojide

The vice president of The Apostolic Church Nigeria (TACN), Pastor Emmanuel Awojide, is warning Nigerian leaders that God does not want the country restructured.

Corruption in Nigeria is now worse than in the days of Noah when God destroyed the world with water - Pastor Awojide
Buhari’s aide takes Nigeria's anti-corruption plan to Liberia, gives lecture on how to tackle illicit financial flows

Buhari’s aide takes Nigeria's anti-corruption plan to Liberia, gives lecture on how to tackle illicit financial flows

Mrs Juliet Ibekaku- Nwagwu has commended the government of Liberia on its willingness to implement beneficial ownership transparency in their country.

Buhari’s aide takes Nigeria's anti-corruption plan to Liberia, gives lecture on how to tackle illicit financial flows
Kano state government adopts President Buhari's style of fighting corruption

Kano state government adopts President Buhari's style of fighting corruption

Governor Ganduje, committed to implementing open contracting, open budgeting, tax transparency, improved ease of doing business, anti-corruption among others.

Kano state government adopts President Buhari's style of fighting corruption
Senate responds to allegation that Stella Oduah owns $1.5m London house

Senate responds to allegation that Stella Oduah owns $1.5m London house

A house in London reportedly worth $1.5 million and belonging to Senator Stella Oduah who served as minister under Goodluck Jonathan has been uncovered

Senate responds to allegation that Stella Oduah owns $1.5m London house
Federal government begins move to end secret company ownership in Nigeria to fight corruption

Federal government begins move to end secret company ownership in Nigeria to fight corruption

In a meeting held on Wednesday, September 6 in Abuja, key agencies of the federal government fine-tuned strategies for the implementation of the policy.

Federal government begins move to end secret company ownership in Nigeria to fight corruption
UPDATED: 24 top politicians under probe for corruption by EFCC

UPDATED: 24 top politicians under probe for corruption by EFCC

As of August 2017, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is still investigating some high-profile cases involving over 100 politically-exposed persons.

UPDATED: 24 top politicians under probe for corruption by EFCC
Nigerian senators earn more than US president - Sagay blasts NASS

Nigerian senators earn more than US president - Sagay blasts NASS

The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay has said the security agencies should investigate bad lawyers.

Nigerian senators earn more than US president - Sagay blasts NASS
JUST IN: Osinbajo receives top UK ministers, extracts strong promises on insurgency and corruption from them

JUST IN: Osinbajo receives top UK ministers, extracts strong promises on insurgency and corruption from them

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo received strong promises concerning Nigeria’s fight against insurgency and corruption from Britain on Thursday, August 31.

JUST IN: Osinbajo receives top UK ministers, extracts strong promises on insurgency and corruption from them
Alison-Madueke moves to a rented flat in London after losing £11 million to UK government

Alison-Madueke moves to a rented flat in London after losing £11 million to UK government

Former minister of petroleum, Diezani Alison-Madueke, has moved into a small London flat after losing several properties to the UK and Nigeria government.

Alison-Madueke moves to a rented flat in London after losing £11 million to UK government
Jonathan's administration to blame for delay in repatriation of Abacha loot - Presidency (video)

Jonathan's administration to blame for delay in repatriation of Abacha loot - Presidency (video)

The presidency has blamed the administration of Goodluck Jonathan over the difficulty in repatriating the loot stashed by ex-head of state, Sani Abacha.

Jonathan's administration to blame for delay in repatriation of Abacha loot - Presidency (video)
War against corruption: Looters are worse than armed robbers - EFCC cries out

War against corruption: Looters are worse than armed robbers - EFCC cries out

Nigerians who engage in corrupt practices have been described as being worse than armed robbers by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

War against corruption: Looters are worse than armed robbers - EFCC cries out
BREAKING: Buhari receives Osinbajo's report on Babachir, NIA boss (photos)

BREAKING: Buhari receives Osinbajo's report on Babachir, NIA boss (photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally received report of of the Investigation Committee into the allegations against suspended SGF, Babachir Lawal and the DG.

BREAKING: Buhari receives Osinbajo's report on Babachir, NIA boss (photos)
More trouble for Diezani as another Nigerian named in her corruption scandal

More trouble for Diezani as another Nigerian named in her corruption scandal

Mr Benedict Peters who is the CEO of Aiteo has been named as one of the top persons that benefitted in the ongoing corruption allegation against lison-Madueke.

More trouble for Diezani as another Nigerian named in her corruption scandal
Federal Government set to establish whistle-blower office

Federal Government set to establish whistle-blower office

Nigeria's minister of finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun has revealed that there are plans to set up a functioning whistle blower policy office in her ministry.

Federal Government set to establish whistle-blower office
I am not in EFCC detention - Dr Tunde Ayeni debunks rumour

I am not in EFCC detention - Dr Tunde Ayeni debunks rumour

Contrary to unverified reports by some online publications, Dr Tunde Ayeni has said he is not in Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detention.

I am not in EFCC detention - Dr Tunde Ayeni debunks rumour
Photo of man jailed for stealing N121, 999

Photo of man jailed for stealing N121, 999

Justice Abubakar Jauro of Gombe state High Court has sentenced Muhammad Nasir of ministry of housing and transport, Gombe state to one year imprisonment.

Photo of man jailed for stealing N121, 999
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