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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

PDP’s good governance challenge to Buhari laughable – APC

Godsgift Onyedinefu   The All Progressive Alliance (APC), has described the People's Democratic Party, (PDP) request for a good governance challenge as a laughable and desperate move. PDP on Sunday ‘challenged’ the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress administration to a debate on good governance. APC National Publicity Secretary, Mr. Yekini Nabena in a

USAID gives Nigeria $26.5 million to support good governance

The U.S Agency for International Development (USAID) has given Nigeria $26.5 million to support good governance and  healthcare. USAID said at the weekend that the additional support to Nigeria was made because of the country’s achievement in the development goals outlined in the bilateral Development Objectives Assistance Agreement signed in 2015, The

“sacked DSS boss took bribes, betrayed Buhari”

A former assistant to the sacked director general of State Security Service, Lawal Daura, has accused his former principal of extensive corruption, and has portrayed him as a man who serially betrayed his boss, President Muhammadu Buhari, for money. The assistant, Abdulwahab Abdulrahman, a retired senior SSS official, said he left

War against corruption cant be won in a jiffy – Osinbajo

•Corruption well and alive under Buhari- Sagay •Blames lawyers, accountants, bankers   Jude Johnson      The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has lamented that anti-corruption war is hard and takes time to achieve significant success. He however,  warned that the federal government will not tolerate any of its official who wants to sustain corruption in the

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