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Riverine Security Commandant, Oduku, Unmasks Niger Delta Avengers

The Commandant General, Riverine Security (Coast Guard of the Federation), Commander Bibi Oduku, has said the militants bombing oil installations in Delta State under the cover of Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) hails from Gbaramatu Kingdom in Warri South-West Local Government Area of the state. According to Vanguard, Odukualso fingered an ex-militant leader, who he accused of…

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INEC Releases Timetable For Edo, Ondo Gubernatorial Elections

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed June 12 for commencement of political campaigns ahead of the Sept. 10 governorship election in Edo. Similarly, it said that electioneering by aspirants in the governorship election in Ondo state scheduled for Nov. 26 should begin on Aug. 28. This is contained in the commission’s daily bulletin…

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The World Is Watching! Fani-Kayode Raises Alarm As EFCC Invades Residence Again

Former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode tonight, condemned the invasion of his Abuja residence by gun-wielding operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), noting that this was the fourth time in a week that the anti-graft agency was invading his home, reports Vanguard. Decrying the invasion in a statement, Jude Ndukwe, SA Media to…

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Buhari Talks David Cameron, Corruption In Nigeria, Chibok Girls, More With CNN’s Christine Amanpour – Watch!

In the wake of British Prime Minister David Cameron’s gaffe, where he described Nigeria and Afghanistan as fantastically corrupt, (for which he has apologized – watch here) President Muhammadu Buharihas revealed that he doesn’t fault the PM as he only said what he knows and even more, Cameron’s utterance was private rather than to the media.…

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N23bn Election Bribery Scandal: 2 ex-Ministers Admit Collecting N1.1bn

 Musa Sada  Two former ministers, former Minister of Mines and Steel, Musa Sada and former Minister of State for Agriculture, Asabe Asmau Ahmed have admitted their involvement in the N23.29 billion​election bribery scandal to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). According to a statement by EFCC, Mr. Sada, one of the former ministers in…

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Fuel Price Increment: Fayose Asks NLC To Stand Up For The Masses

  Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has condemned the increment from N86.50 to N145 of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) otherwise known as petrol, describing it as insensitive and demonstration of the level of hatred the President Muhammadu Buhari-led All Progressives Congress (APC) government has for Nigerians. Stating that the over 70 per cent increment was…

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N23bn Poll Bribery Scam: ex-Finance Minister,Yuguda Admits Collecting N450m

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrested a former Minister of State for Finance, Bashir Yuguda, for his alleged involvement in the sharing of the sum of N450m (Four Hundred and Fifty Million Naira) allocated to Zamfara State out of the $115m deposited in Fidelity Bank by the immediate past Minister of…

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Watch Clip Of President Buhari ‘Not Demanding’ An Apology From Cameron On “Fantastically Corrupt” Statement

  Following British Prime Minister, David Cameron’s “fantastically corrupt” description of Nigeria, (Read here if you missed), President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday, while addressing delegates at the start of a conference to tackle corruption at the Commonwealth Secretariat in London said he is not demanding “any apology from anybody” rather,he said he is more interested in the return of…

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