ICPC detains four ex-Kogi commissioners for allegedly diverting N11.3bn

Four former commissioners in Kogi State under the administration of Captain Idris Wada, have been arrested and detained by operatives of the Independent Corrupt...

Account for N1.63trn cash, assets I recovered – Maina dares EFCC

The embattled former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, has volunteered to testify as a state witness against the 43...

#Buharimeter UPDATES: Policy makers, experts review President Buhari’s performance, proffer solutions

An expanded array of public policy experts are slated to attend this year’s edition of ‘Buharimeter’ town hall meeting to discuss the intricacies of...

EU to spend N10bn to fight corruption in Nigeria

The European Union on Tuesday said it would spend €23.3m (N9.9bn) on a four-year programme that would focus on tackling corruption in Nigeria. The EU...

Somalia sacks security chiefs as attack toll hits 27

The death toll from a deadly attack on a hotel in Mogadishu rose to 27 on Sunday, prompting the Somali government to sack its...

Chocolate and its health benefit you may not know

  Chocolate is a natural product made of these ingredients Chocolate Liquor: Cocoa beans with their shells removed that have been fermented, roasted and ground until...

INEC assures of successful exercise

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu has once again reiterated the commitment of the electoral body to conduct a...

Senate probes $16b Egina Oil project

The Senate, yesterday, constituted an adhoc committee to investigate the local content elements and cost variations of the Egina Oil Field Project. Two other related...

NUPENG reveals those behind fuel scarcity

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), has attributed the ongoing scarcity of fuel across the country on a cabal in...

Nigerian Air Force jets bombard of Boko Haram fighters in Sambisa

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, has said that it has conducted an air interdiction mission on a blue-roofed structure in Talala, a Boko Haram...

Absence of Defence Counsel Stalls Omokore’s $1.6bn Oil Fraud Trial

The trial of Jide Omokore, an ally of Diezani Alison-Madueke, for a $1.6billion fraud could not continue on Friday, December 8, 2017, due to...

EFCC Arraigns Ex-NSITF MD, Abubakar, 4 Others for N18bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Thursday, November 23, 2017, arraigned Umar Munir Abubakar, Henry Ekhasomi Sambo, Adebayo Adebowale Aderibigbe, Chief Richard U....

INEC says 80 million Nigerians to vote in 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission says there will be at least 80 million registered voters in Nigeria by 2019. The INEC Chairman, Prof Mahmood Yakubu,...

Nigeria is using recovered looted funds to finance 2017 budget

Buhari who spoke at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria in Abuja on Tuesday was represented by the...

Why we’re conducting 2017 military pensions verification exercise now — FG

The Federal Government, Monday, explained why it was conducting the 2017 military pensions verification exercise for over 90, 000 ex-soldiers across the country, saying...

Photos: Kano Anti graft Agency recovers UNICEF bags donated to IDPs...

Two days ago, a Twitter user, @Habuhk4, raised an alarm after discovering that some bags that were donated by UNICEF for school children at the various...

EFCC, ICPC must investigate alleged $25bn scam — SERAP

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called on anti-corruption agencies to investigate the alleged $25 billion oil contract scam in the Nigerian...

Court Adjourns INEC Officials’ N264.88m Fraud Case to Dec. 4

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos has adjourned further hearing in the case of three officials of the...

SARS: The Untold Story

There is no doubt, policing is a complex job the world over. This is because every action the police personnel take at any point...

Patience Jonathan: Senate summons Magu, MDs of seven banks

THE Senate has summoned acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu,  to appear before it tomorrow, to defend the...

Nigeria Business mogul,Muhammadu Indimi gives 200 houses to people affected by...

Muhammadu Indimi has spoken on why he gave 200 units of 3-bedroom houses, he said the donation is from the Indimi Foundation to displaced...

Nigerian Navy announces date for recruitment test

The Nigerian Navy says the aptitude test for the Direct Short Service Course 25 Enlistment Exercise is scheduled to hold in eight centres across...

Ministry of Interior denies reinstating Maina

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Interior, Abubakar Magaji, has declared that the Chairman of the defunct Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms,...

EFCC denies sharing properties wanted pension boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, collected from...

EFCC has denied claims made by the Chairman of the Senate Committee investigating Abdulrasheed Maina's reinstatement that some of its officials have shared the 222...

Anambra poll: I have a message to IPOB, MASSOB brothers –...

…Says “You are not criminals, you are not unemployed youth and you are not terrorists …Says “We’ve highest demography of supporters, volunteers. Lead contender in...

Metuh’s Trial:Judge Orders Bailiff To Serve Jonathan Summons

Justice Okong Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has directed the court bailiff to serve the former President, Goodluck Jonathan with...

Three Soldiers Die As Troops Repel Boko Haram Attack In Borno

Nigerian Army on Saturday repelled an attack by Boko Haram insurgents at Magumeri town, headquarters of Magumeri Local Government Area of Borno State losing...

Lami Phillips appoints herself as the ‘Commissioner for Chilling’ in Lagos...

Posting this hot photo of herslef, Lami wrote 'News update: I have seen it fit to appoint myself as the COMMISSIONER FOR CHILLIN’ in Lagos...

Shocks as El-Rufai releases teacher’s test papers [PHOTOS]

Governor Mallam Nasir el-Rufai oF Kaduna State, Thursday, released some of the test papers of teachers in the state. The governor took to tweeter @GovKaduna,...

Nigeria, Turkey To Collaborate In Fight Against Terrorism, Arms Smuggling

President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country will collaborate with Turkey in the fight against terrorism and arms smuggling into Nigeria. The decision was one...