Home Tags Corruption

corruption

Catholic bishops want stiffer war against graft

Catholic Bishops have asked the Federal Government to device new strategies to bolster and reinforce anti-corruption fight as the current approach is not yielding desired results.

Fed govt lifts post-UTME test ban

The federal government has lifted the ban it hitherto placed on the post Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) otherwise called Post-UTME being conducted by individual universities for admissions.

Kogi gov receives knocks for declaring holiday over Buhari’s return

The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has received knocks for declaring Monday a public holiday to mark the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from London, where he had gone for medical treatment.

NJC bars judges accused of corruption from hearing cases

The National Judicial Council, NJC, has barred judges being tried by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged corruption, from sitting.

Nigerians urge Buhari to intensify anti-corruption fight

A cross section of Nigerians on Monday in Abuja urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intensify the fight against corruption as he fully resumed duty.

Angola vote marks new era as Dos Santos ends 38-year reign

Angola goes to the polls on Wednesday in a historic election marking the end of President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos's 38-year reign, with his party set to retain power despite the country's economic crisis.

Nestle committed to supporting youth entrepreneurship – official

Nestle Nigeria has restated its commitment to support young people by boosting youth entrepreneurship and inspiring the talented ones through providing training and job opportunities.

Military’s unitary constitution created problems for Nigeria – Yoruba leaders

A group of Yoruba elders on Sunday blamed the socio-economic woes of the country on the 1966 military intervention, particularly the introduction of the unitary constitution in place of the 1963 Constitution.

President calls for tougher internet controls

Vietnamese President Tran Quang has called for tougher controls on the internet in the face of dissidents who are using it to criticise the ruling Communist Party, and to combat threats to cyber security.

Buhari’s return, answered prayers for peace loving Nigerians – Lalong

The Governor of Plateau State, Barrister Simon Bako Lalong, has described the homecoming of Mr President after his medical vacation as answered prayers for all peace loving Nigerians who believe in the unity and progress of Nigeria.

Traditionalists urge Buhari to seek orthodox solution to health challenge

Traditionalists under the aegis of Association of African Traditional Religions and Medicine Practitioner otherwise known as Iseese Agbaye has called on President Muhammed Buhari to seek orthodox solution to his health challenge.

Politicians of fortune in Nigeria

Hate or like him, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, the irrepressible leader of the self-determination body - Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) - has some germane observations on the sickening nature of politics and the lack of good governance in Nigeria.

Buhari’s return, cheery news – Bode George

Former Deputy National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olabode George, has described the return of President Buhari to the country to resume his duties as a cheering news.

Buhari’s return symbolic for Nigerian economy – Osinbajo

Nigeria's Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said the return of the country's president from a months-long medical vacation in London is symbolic for the West African country's economy.

Buhari’s return, end to controversies – Abaribe

A member of the National Assembly, Sen. Enyinnaya Abaribe, has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari’s return from his medical vacation in London, saying it will end controversies surrounding his long absence.

facebook

Recent Posts

Kaduna govt to track those circulating false pictures to incite violence

Kaduna State Government on Wednesday said it would punish those circulating false images of crisis victims on social media platforms aimed at inciting people to violence in the state.

Neymar denied Barca return in Champions League groups

Neymar will be denied an immediate return to Barcelona when the Champions League draw is made in Monaco on Thursday.

Kwara records second Lassa fever case

Kwara State government has confirmed another case of Lassa fever in the Ifelodun local government area of the state.

Four Police officers detained over extortion in Lagos

The Nigeria Police Force said it had taken into custody four policemen for allegedly extorting N15,000 from a victim (name withheld) along Ogudu area of Lagos State.

Anambra guber: Yul Edochie picks DPC nomination form

Yul Edochie‎, Nollywood actor, has picked up his nomination form to run for the Anambra governorship election on the platform of the Democratic Peoples’ Congress (DPC).

Most Popular

Anti-Grace Mugabe protests outside SADC summit in South Africa

Anti-Grace Mugabe protests have been staged outside the venue of ongoing Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) summit in South Africa.

We can combat hate speech without trampling on citizens’ rights – Sani

The senator representing Kaduna Central, Sen. Shehu Sani, Friday, said that Nigerians can fight hate speech without violating the right to freedom of opinion and the right to condemn the government, if they involve themselves and come together to agree on one simple definition of the term ‘Hate speech’.

Iranian court orders US to pay $245m to victims of chemical attacks in Iran-Iraq...

An Iranian court ordered the U.S. administration to pay $245 million to the victims of chemical attacks carried out by Saddam Hussein’s forces during the Iran-Iraqi war of 1980 to 1988.

Adeosun appointed board chairperson of ECOWAS Bank

Kemi Adeosun, minister of finance, has been appointed the chairperson, board of governors of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Bank for Investment and Development.

Dortmund unhappy with Barcelona over Dembele

Borussia Dortmund chief executive Hans-Joachim Watzke has criticised Barcelona over their role in the Ousmane Dembele transfer saga.