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Treasury Looting: Buhari’s Aso Rock stinks, shielding corrupt relatives – PDP

Jude Johnson The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the President Muhammadu Buhari led government is very corrupt as it also shields friends and relatives who engage in corrupt practices. The Director, Media & Publicity, PDP Presidential Campaign Council,  Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, in a statement Tuesday,  challenged President Buhari to showcase his much touted integrity

Corruption: Over N11tn stolen under Buhari’s watch – PDP

Jude Johnson  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has mocked President Muhammadu Buhari's anti-corruption credentials, alleging  that over N11 trillion had so far been stolen under his administration. The Director, Media and Publicity, PDP Presidential Campaign Council, Mr. Kola Ologbondiyan, in a statement on Sunday, said that most of the fraud took place

Col. Ali allegedly siphons billions of naira from customs

Godsgift Onyedinefu The League of Maritime Editors have raised daring allegations of massive corruption in the port system against the Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Rtd Col. Hammed Ali, officers of the Strike Force (SF) created by his office and others at the nation’s ports and border stations. The

President Buhari’s speech at Paris Peace Forum (full text)

Editor's note: Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari, is among the world leaders that attended the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum, France. He used the opportunity to deliver a speech with the theme: “Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) And Corruption: The Challenge Of Global Governance.  Here is the full statement as delivered by Buhari:                STATEMENT BY

Buhari bans 50 high-profile Nigerians from travelling

The Federal Government has banned no fewer than 50 high profile Nigerians from traveling abroad over corruption cases. This followed a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari on the full implementation of Executive order 6. This was disclosed in a statement by presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu on Saturday. The presidency, however, did not reveal

NAPTIP sacks six staff for demanding sex, bribes from suspects

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), says it has sacked six of its officers for corruption and official misconduct. NAPTIP’s head of press and public relations unit, Stella Nezan, disclosed this in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. Mrs Nezan explained that the offences committed by the

Developed countries facilitating corruption in Africa-Minister

Senator Iroegbu The Nigeria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Geoffrey Onyeama,  has accused developed countries of encouraging and facilitating corruption in Africa through Illicit Financial Flows (IFF). Onyeama made this accusation on Tuesday at the opening of the 2nd Abuja International Conference on Combating Illicit Financial Flows and Enhancing Asset Recovery for

2019: Corrupt people plotting to install Buhari, APC – Secondus

Godsgift Onyedinefu     The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has alleged that corrupt persons are mobilizing and ganging up to use their illicit wealth to install President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, come 2019. In a statement signed by Ike Abonyi in Monday, Secondus

Rule of law vs National security: Buhari’s argument, an assault on human rights – HURIWA

Godsgift Onyedinefu   The human right writers association of Nigeria HURIWA has strongly rejected President Muhammadu Buhari's recent argument on National security above rule of law, describing it as a bogus concept that will override respect for human rights and adherence to the rule of law. National Coordinator, HURIWA, Comrade Emmanuel Onwubiko while