Tag Archives: Babachir Lawal

EFCC Arrests Babachir Lawal, To Arraign Him Today

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested the immediate-past Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, Daily Trust gathered. The former SGF, who was picked up by operatives of the agency, is expected to be arraigned today following a charge of conspiracy and fraud levelled against him by the anti-graft…

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Elections: Atiku Is A Facebook Politician, Buhari Will Defeat Him – Babachir Lawal

Babachir David Lawal believes President Buhari will beat Atiku in the next presidential election as the latter is only popular online.  Former SGF, Babachir David Lawal has said that the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar is no match for President Muhammadu Buhari in the upcoming 2019 elections. It was gathered…

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EFCC Arrest Former Secretary To Government Of The Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, says it has arrested the former Secretary to Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal who was arrested on Wednesday. Mr. Lawal was recently sacked after he was indicted by a presidential panel that investigated misuse of funds meant for displaced persons by Boko Haram. He had earlier been…

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President Buhari fires Babachir Lawal & Ayo Oke

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Babachir Lawal. Femi Adesina, the president’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, confirmed this development in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday. Adesina said Buhari approved the appointment of Boss Mustapha as the new SGF. Adesina said the president also approved the termination of the…

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Seized N13bn Probe: NIA Finance Officials Appear Before Osinbajo’s Panel Today

The panel set up by President Muhammadu Buhari to investigate the suspended Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Amb. Ayo Oke, and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has dispatched letters of invitation to some NIA officials demanding they appear before it on Monday (today). The invited persons were also asked…

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Buhari Orders Investigation into $50M, Suspends SGF, Babachir Lawal, NIA DG

Babachir Lawal President Muhammadu Buhari has caved in to pressure from the Nigerian Senate to suspend the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir Lawal. This is contained in a statement issued by the Presidential spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina on Wednesday. Recall that the Senate recently found Lawal guilty of complicity in the…

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