High street banks in the United Kingdom could have helped fuel corruption in Nigeria by accepting millions of dollars in deposits from dubious politicians in the west African nation, an international corruption watchdog said. In a 40 page report released on Sunday, Global Witness said that five leading banks have failed to adequately investigate the … Continue reading Five Leading UK Banks Aided Corruption In Nigeria – Al-jazeera
Immediate-past governor of Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, on Monday left Ikoyi Prison at about 4.30pm after his bail papers were signed by Justice Mojisola Olatoregun. The Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos had on Wednesday last week granted bail to Fayose, who is facing an 11-count charge bordering on alleged receiving of illegal monies … Continue reading EFCC: Fayose Regains Freedom, Leaves Ikoyi Prison
A 38-year-old Nigerian woman, Chidinma Solomon, yesterday appeared at a Badagry Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for alleged theft of N23. 6 million from a man under the guise of helping him to send it to Turkey. Chidinma is facing a three-count charge of stealing, obtaining by false pretences and issuance of dud cheques, but she pleaded not … Continue reading Lagos: Woman Charged To Court Over N23.6 Million Theft.
The Publisher of the Daily Nigeria online Mr Jafar Jafar, on Thursday, appeared before the Kano State House of Assembly Investigative Committee on the alleged $5m bribery scandal against the Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje. Mr. Jafar Jafar insisted on the authenticity of the video clips of the $5 million bribery allegation against Governor Abdullahi Umar … Continue reading Ganduje’s Bribery Video Clip Not Doctored- Publisher
The Presidency is unhappy with the prediction of banking giant HSBC about the Nigerian economy if President Muhammadu Buhari gets a second term. The Presidency has condemned multinational banking and financial services company HSBC for predicting that a second term for President Buhari would stunt Nigeria’s economy and demanded that the company should stop doomsday … Continue reading Presidency Blasts HSBC, Accuses Banking Giant Of Aiding Looters
The Computer Guild of Nigeria has called on the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and theEconomic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to go after the recently resigned Communications Minister, Barr. Adebayo Shittu. This was contained in a release issued and signed by the National President of the Guild, Mr. Wole Adedoyin after an emergency meeting … Continue reading Shittu’s Resignation: CGN Orders Probe of Minister Shittu by EFCC and ICPC
Justice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, dismissed a no-case submission filed by a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu, in his bid to stop his trial over an alleged N3.2 billion fraud. Mr Kalu is currently a chieftain of Nigeria’s ruling party, APC, … Continue reading Orji Kalu Loses Bid To Stop N3.2 Billion Corruption Trial