Category Archives: Breaking

Anti Corruption: We Welcome FIFA Reforms – Buhari

  President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja said his administration will pay keen interest to accountability and transparency to fast-track football development in the country. This was made known in a statement signed by Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina. Receiving the FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, and the Secretary-General, Fatma…

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Why Babangida, Gusau Removed Me From Power 31 Years Ago – Buhari Reveals

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he was removed from office 31 years ago because he was planning to purge the military hierarchy of corruption. Buhari, who has not spared the military even in his ongoing anti-corruption war, said senior military leaders, led by former military president, General Ibrahim Babangida and General Aliyu Gusau, removed him…

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INEC Declares Imo North Rerun Election Inconclusive

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared the result of Imo North Senatorial District rerun election inconclusive. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the poll was conducted on Saturday (July 23). Also declared inconclusive were the results of Oru East and Isiala Mbano State Constituencies following reported cases of shot out…

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FIFA President Infantino, Secretary General In Nigeria On A 2-Day Visit

  FIFA President Gianni Infantino, accompanied by Secretary General Fatma Samoura, on Sunday arrived in Abuja on a two-day visit. The duo was received by the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, as well as several members of the Federation’s Executive Committee and management staff. A total of 17 FA presidents from other…

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Suswam: CJ Overrules Judge, Asks Him To Continue With N3.1bn Fraud Trial

  The Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice Ibrahim Auta, has returned the corruption case file of a former governor of Benue State, Gabriel Suswam, to Justice A.R. Mohammed and ordered him to continue presiding over the case.   Suswam is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), along with…

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