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Security Aides to Kogi Governor Molest Online Editor

The Deputy Editor of Daily Post, Wale Odunsi has narrowly missed death when he was molested by security aides attached to Government House, Kogi in Lokoja. A man dressed in mobile police personnel in the Government House slapped the editor before threatening to shoot him. Odunsi had travelled to the state to

“There’ll be no sacred cow” – Magu

Babatunde Opalana  Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has once again stressed that no one will be “untouchable” as the agency intensifies its anti-corruption crusade. “We are winning the war against corruption, because the age of impunity is over, and never again would anyone be treated as a

Corruption Bane Of Devt, Says EFCC Boss

....Calls for Joint Action Against Scourge By Babatunde Opalana The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, Wednesday in Abuja, described corruption as the major problem holding back national development, calling for a joint action and concerted efforts of non-state actors in fighting the scourge of corruption. Speaking at a

Nigerians paid N400 billion bribe in 12 months ―UNODC, NBS Survey

A joint survey by some national and United Nations agencies have concluded that Nigerians paid bribes amounting to N400 billion or $4.6 billion in the 12 months between 2015 and 2016 to public officials across 36 states and Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The National Corruption Report titled, “Bribery: public experience and

Gunmen storm EFCC Office, threaten forex fraud investigator

Babatunde Opalana  A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017 as unknown gunmen attacked the office located at Wuse Zone 7, Abuja. According to the Commission’s spokesperson, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, the group of heavily

Church massacre: Osinbajo approves delegation to visit Ozubulu

  The Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has approved a five-man delegation to visit and condole with government and people of Anambra over the Aug, 6 horrific attack on worshippers in the state. Mr. Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity (Office of the Vice-President), confirmed this

EFCC grills CBN Deputy Governor, Adelabu over fraud allegations

Quizzes former FBN GMD Onasanya, Oba Otudeko  Trio granted administrative bail Nneoma Ndibe The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has grilled the Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Adedayo Adelabu, for hours over allegations of fraud; embezzlement and mismanagement of shareholders’ funds in the First Bank of

DSS nabs Boko Haram cell leader in Kano, kidnappers of German archeologists

Records success containing kidnappings, robbery and terrorists activities  Babatunde Opalana  The Department of State Services (DSS) reeled out successes recorded in its tactical operations in parts of the country between July and early August 2017, including the arrest of Boko Haram cell leader in Kano state, as well as the kidnappers