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Ex-CP Tsav: EFCC invited me to shed more light on petition against Governor Ortom

Abubakar Tsav, a former Federal Commissioner in the Public Complaints CommIssion (PCC), said he was invited by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to throw more light in a petition he wrote against Gov Samuel Ortom in 2016.

EFCC probes Governor Ortom over alleged N22 billion fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is investigating Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue, over the alleged diversion of N22 billion.

Fed govt charges Suswam’s aide, two others with N16.6bn fraud

The money was allegedly diverted from Benue State’s bank accounts for the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Programme and the Joint Allocation Account for Local Government funds.

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Presidency: We have created 12 million new jobs

The Presidency has disclosed that the Muhammadu Buhari led administration has created 12 million jobs since it was elected into government.
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Court adjourns suit seeking winding up of Payporte

The petition was filed by Vacant Board Ltd before Justice Ayokunle Faji who, on June 12, granted a motion for regularisation of court processes filed by counsel to the respondent, Messrs Voke Bolokor and Ogedi Ogu.

Kwara Signage Agency begins removal of ‘illegal’ political billboards

The Kwara State Signage and Advertisement Agency (KWASAA) on Monday said it would collaborate with relevant security agencies to commence the removal of illegal signposts and billboards across the state.
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Sanusi Rikiji: 133,000 PVCs remain unclaimed in Zamfara

The Speaker of Zamfara House of Assembly, Alhaji Sanusi Rikiji, says that over 133,000 Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) have yet to be claimed by prospective voters in Zamfara State.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

Atiku Abubakar: Corruption has become official in Nigeria under Muhammadu Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has said he was taken aback last week when Mr. Babachir Lawal, former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, turned up at the Presidential Villa on Thursday, December 13, 2018, where he was received with pomp and pageantry.