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Nigerian senators’ pay causes outrage

Angry Nigerians and stakeholders are calling for the immediate review of the jumbo and outrageous monthly take home of lawmakers, especially senators.

Femi Falana: Shehu Sani’s revelation shows Nigerian legislators are highest paid in the world

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says Shehu Sani’s revelation that every senator gets paid a total of N13.8 million monthly proves Nigerian legislators are the highest paid in the world.

Corruption: Chief Justice Onnoghen unfolds 13 reforms as judges get travel guide

The judiciary is not relaxing the efforts to restore its pride, the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, has said.

Rep Jimi Benson: EFCC, other anti-graft agencies should be stripped of prosecutorial powers

A member of the House of Representatives, Mr Jimi Benson, on Tuesday in Abuja called for the stripping of prosecutorial powers of anti-corruption agencies.

Yemi Osinbajo: Transparency International corruption report no setback

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said the latest corruption perception index released by the Transparency International should in no way be seen as a setback for the country, but as an opportunity to continue building on the many successes that have already been recorded by the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration in all the key sectors.

President Buhari assures of speedy development of Niger Delta

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development of the region.

President Buhari assures Niger-Delta of rapid development

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Abuja assured the people of Niger Delta that his administration would continue to support rapid development in the region by consolidating on all ongoing projects and initiating new ones to create more economic opportunities and jobs for the people.

Itse Sagay: Armed herdsmen should be declared terrorists

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay, has revealed what government ought to do to stop herdsmen/farmers’ clash.

PACAC chief Itse Sagay faults AGF Abubakar Malami’s position on Malabu oil scam trial

The Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC, Prof. Itse Sagay, SAN, has faulted the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, for writing President Muhammadu Buhari to drop all the charges filed against individuals and firms implicated in the $1.1 bn Malabu oil scam.

Itse Sagay: Nigeria will regret having youth as president

As the debate on leadership in Nigeria – in view of the 2019 election – continues to gather momentum, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has warned that the country would be embarking on a dangerous journey if it elected a youth as president.

Itse Sagay: Why youths can’t be President in Nigeria

Itse Sagay, Chairman of the of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), has dismissed calls that youths will perform better than older people if given the opportunity to become President of Nigeria.

2019: Ex-President Obasanjo, Olisa Agbakoba’s coalitions to merge soon

Plans are ongoing for the Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) led by former President Olusegun Obasanjo and the Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM) led by Chief Olisa Agbakoba (SAN) to merge and join forces in the build-up to the 2019 general election.

Ex-President Obasanjo, Olisa Agbakoba desperate for power – Itse Sagay

Professor Itse Sagay, SAN, Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), on Sunday said former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Chief Olisa Agbakoba are desperate for political power in 2019 but both have no political base to realise their dream.

Nigeria practising ‘democrazy’ – Itse Sagay

The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay, has described Nigeria’s system of government as ‘democrazy’.

Obasanjo who wanted third term says Buhari shouldn’t seek re-election – Itse Sagay

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), Itse Sagay, has accused former President Olusegun Obasanjo of hypocrisy for asking President Muhammadu Buhari not to seek re-election.

Those criticising President Buhari over dead appointees unreasonable – Itse Sagay

Prof Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), has faulted those criticising President Muhammadu Buhari’s inclusion of deceased persons’ names in new boards of Federal Government agencies.

Fugitive ex-pensions chief Andulrasheed Maina’s request to meet President Buhari is an insult to...

Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), says Abdulrasheed Maina’s request to meet President Muhammadu Buhari is an insult to the country.

APC can’t save Senator Musiliu Obanikoro from EFCC probe – Itse Sagay

Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) ​has stated that​ Musiliu Obanikoro​’s defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC) ​would not end his case with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).


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