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Niger State: Gov. Abubakar Bello Says An Ex-Official Of The State Stole N6 Billion

. Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello has confirmed that a former official of the State made away with N6 billion from the coffers of government. . The governor spoke to Journalists after worshiping with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State House mosque on Friday. . It will be recalled that Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,

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Money Recovered In Ikoyi: Group Petitions IGP, EFCC To Investigate Wike, Fani-Kayode, Others

. The Initiative for Transparent Strategy and Good Leadership, ITSGL, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, to investigate, the Governor of Rivers State, Chief Nyesom Wike, Femi Fani Kayode, Uche Secondus and Olayinka Lere over comments

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Appear Before Us Or We Declare You Wanted – EFCC To Kantigi Liman

. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has issued a final warning to a former gubernatorial candidate in Niger State. .The EFCC is asking him to make himself available for interrogation over the discovery of N 6 billion traceable to him or risk being declared wanted. . The politician, Kantigi Liman, who was the

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Suspended NIA DG, Ayodele Oke Admits Ex-President Jonathan Ordered Release Of $289 Million In 2015

The suspended Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Amb. Ayodele Oke, has met with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, where he admitted that his agency received the sum of $289,202,382 on the orders of former President Goodluck Jonathan in February 2015. President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, ordered the suspension of Oke over the

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EFCC Recovering Cash Without Owners Is A Disgrace To Nigeria – Obong Chris Ekpeyong

. Recent discoveries of huge cash at various locations in the country by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, without trace of ownership, is a national embarrassment, the former Deputy Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Chris Ekpeyong, has said. .Speaking in Uyo, yesterday, Obong Ekpeyong described as a national disgrace

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Accusations Over Monies Recovered In Ikoyi Apartment: Rotimi Amaechi Asks Femi Fani-Kayode, Gov. Fayose’s Aide To Apologise Publicly Or Face Being Sued For N1.25 Billion

. The Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi, has given a seven-day ultimatum to the former Aviation minister, Mr. Femi Fani-Kayode; and Mr. Lere Olayinka, the media aide to Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, to publicly apologise and pay the sum of N1.25 billion to him (Amaechi) for linking him

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Monies Recovered In Ikoyi Apartment: Rivers APC Tells Gov. Wike, Others To Formally Apologise To Amaechi Over Accusations

The All Progressives Congress in Rivers State on Monday lambasted Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State and former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, for linking the contentious Ikoyi $43m to the Minister of Transportation, Mr. Rotimi Amaechi. The party, in a statement by the State Chairman, Chief

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$5 Million: FBI Places A $1,000 Reward For Information Leading To Arrest Of Nigerian Suspect

The United States Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has offered a paltry $1000 reward to whistleblowers who can offer information to arrest a Nigerian New Yorker, 32 year-old Kelechi Declan James. The agency has declared Kelechi wanted for allegedly scamming victims of more than $5 million. A statement on FBI website reads:

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Record-Breaking $532.5 Million Debut For ‘Fast And Furious’

 “The Fate of the Furious” debuted in super-high gear this weekend, taking in $100.2 million on North American screens and roaring to record global revenues of more than a half-billion dollars, industry analysts estimated Sunday. Exhibitor Relations said the latest chapter in Universal Studio’s “Fast and Furious” series accounted for nearly

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Looters Have Resorted To Burying Stolen Funds In Their Backyards, Deep Forests And Burial Grounds – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government said in Abuja on Sunday, that there were indications that looters have more money in their possession than all tiers of government. It however hailed its whistle-blower policy, which has led to the recovery of looted funds in many currencies that he said might otherwise not have been

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The Govt. Should Resolve Doubts Over Real Identities Of Those Behind Ikoyi $45m Haul – SERAP

.In the aftermath of the controversy surrounding the ownership of the N13bn ($43.4m, N23m and £27,000) found by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “urgently address country on the matter so

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Malabu $1.3 Billion Oil Fraud: House Of Reps. PDP Members Divided Over Proposed Plan By an Ad-hoc Committee To Invite Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan For Questioning

.Members of the Peoples Democratic Party in the House of Representatives have disagreed over the proposed plan by an ad-hoc committee to invite former President Goodluck Jonathan for questioning in connection with the controversial sale of Oil Prospecting Licence 245, better known as the Malabu oil deal. Some of the lawmakers

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$43 Million Recovered In Ikoyi Apartment: I Have No Business, Link Or Connection To The Money Or Property, Says Rotimi Amaechi, Calls Gov. Wike A Rabble-Rouser And One That Should Not Be Taken Seriously

Minister of Transportation and immediate past Governor of Rivers State, Mr. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, has denied ownership of the $43m found in a luxury apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos state. The former governor of Rivers State also denied any link with the house as well. He said he has no business, link

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Wike’s Claim On Money Recovered In Ikoyi Residence: I Think We Need To Check The Sanity And Mental Status Of Gov. Wike – Dakuku Peterside

An All Progressives Congress (APC) stalwart in Rivers State, Dr Dakuku Peterside has questioned the mental status of Governor Nyesom Wike after claiming that the $45m found at a residence in Ikoyi, Lagos State belong to Rivers State Government. Dr Peterside, who stated this in a chat with newsmen at the

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Ex-Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke Cries Out Over Alleged Plot By EFCC To Plant Incriminating Document Or Cash In His Okenne Home

The immediate past Attorney General of the Federation, Mr. Mohammed Adoke (SAN), says the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is planning to raid his country home in Okenne, Kogi State, with the purpose of planting huge sums of money in order to indict him. Adoke, who also served as the Minister

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Southern Kaduna Killings: Tell Nigerians The Source Of The Money You Paid To Herdsmen – Sen. Shehu Sani Challenges Gov. El-Rufai

The lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani, has challenged Governor Nasir el-Rufai to tell Nigerians from which vote he paid herdsmen involved in the killings in Southern Kaduna. The senator had referred to an interview granted by the Kaduna State governor in December 2016, in which he reportedly

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Monies Recovered By The EFCC In Ikoyi: Mike Ozekhome, SAN Says It Is A Stimulated “Arrangee” Discovery To Divert Attention From The Hunger, Squalor, Fear, Disease, Non-Performance And Cluelessness Of This Govt.

. Constitutional lawyer and human rights activist, Chief Mike Ozekhome, SAN has alleged that the billions of Dollars, Pounds and Naira, recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, from an Ikoyi apartment in Lagos was all an “arrangee discoveries ” meant to divert attention from the hunger, squalor, fear,

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Monies Recovered By The EFCC In An Apartment In Ikoyi: Ex-PDP Chairman, Adamu Muazu Says He Built The House

The former governor of Bauchi State, Alhaji Ahmadu Adamu Mu’azu has opened up on the Ikoyi property where the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, recovered huge sum of money on Wednesday. Officials on Wednesday recovered $43,449,947, £27,800 and N23,218,000 at an apartment, located at flat 7B, No. 13 Osborne road,

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Bayelsa State Students On Scholarship Overseas: State Govt. Denies Abandoning Students, As Gov. Dickson Approves N200 Million To Settle Fees

The Bayelsa State Government has denied speculation that it neglected its students currently on scholarship at the Lincoln University, Pennsylvania, United States. Some parents had claimed that 21 of their children on government scholarship were neglected through non-payment of fees and other obligations, saying that the development was threatening their graduation

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Monies Recovered In Ikoyi Apartment: Amaechi’s Aide Replies Fani-Kayode, Says He Needs Serious Help

.......... Transport Minister, Rotimi Amaechi’s media aide, Mr. David Iyofor has replied the former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode who, in a tweet, alleged that Mr. Amaechi indeed owns both the apartment and the billions of money in both local and foreign currencies found on Wednesday by the Economic and

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There Is No Security Vote For The Gov. Of Kaduna State, Our Security Spending Does Not Operate Like Your System Of Sharing Public Funds In Such An Opaque Fashion – Gov. El-Rufai To National Assembly

........... The Kaduna State Governor Malam Nasir el-Rufai has said that in Kaduna state there is no security vote for the governor. This came as he challenged the National Assembly to publish its security vote saying that ”if the leaders of the NASS have security votes allocated to or personally collected by

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Abuja Federal High Court Orders The EFCC To Retract Press Statement Against Sambo Dasuki Ex-Aide, Nicholas Ashinze Before Trial Can Resume

........ Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court, Abuja, says that EFCC must retract an offensive press statement against Nicholas Ashinze, a former aide to retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, before the trial can resume.The judge made the declaration at the resumed trial of the case in Abuja on Thursday. Kolawole on

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