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Awaiting the names of recipients of national honours

The process for the award of National Honours has begun. Hopefully the recipients will be known before April. It will be the first time President Muhammadu Buhari will bestow such honours on deserving Nigerians. Already candidates have been shortlisted. And I understand that further request has been sent to the President for final approval.

EFCC re-arrests ex-Perm Sec Clement Onubuogo over alleged N606m SURE-P fraud

A former Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour, Clement Onubuogo, was on Wednesday re-arrested at the Federal High Court car park, Lagos, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

EFCC rearrests permanent secretary over alleged N10bn SURE-P fraud

A Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity, Dr Clement Illoh Onubuogo, was on Wednesday arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) within the premises of a Federal High Court in Lagos over alleged N10b SURE-P fraud.


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