Magu Lauds Buhari’s Appointment as Africa Anti-corruption Champion, Advocates Regional Collaboration against Graft

Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has stressed the need to build strong regional and national institutions to effectively fight corruption by adequately empowering national anti-corruption institutions and insulating them from undue political interference.  “Africa must also enhance institutional collaboration between law enforcement and anti-corruption agencies as well as strengthening the existing criminal justice system through exchange of information in

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Don’t Engage in Panic Buying, We are Engaging Petroleum Tanker Drivers, Says NNPC

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has assured motorists and other petroleum products consumers in Abuja and its environs not to engage in panic buying. NNPC wishes to state that the corporation and other relevant government agencies are in consultation with the leadership of the Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD), a move that has led to the union’s reconsideration of its

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PRESIDENT BUHARI HAILS SUPER EAGLES FOR DEFEATING SUDAN 

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) in Marrakesh, Morocco. President Buhari joins millions of football loving Nigerians in celebrating the spectacular performance of the team which qualified them for the final on Sunday with Morocco.  Having keenly followed the team’s progress

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EFCC Arraigns Five Medical Doctors for Alleged Fraud 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 arraigned five former officials of the Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, Edo State Branch, on a 21-count charge of fraud, stealing, conspiracy to commit felony and false accounting before Justice Efe Ikponwonba of the Edo State High Court sitting in Benin City, Edo State.   The defendants are Dr.

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Amosun Assures of Sustained Quality Education in Ogun

Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State, has assured that his administration would continue to maintain the enviable status of the state as the education capital of Nigeria. He gave the assurance at the 27th Convocation ceremony of the 2016/2017 academic session of the Olabisi Onabanjo University, (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State. Amosun, who said that qualitative education is a major priority

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​Rivers State Government Traditional Rulers of Nigeria

The Rivers State Government on Tuesday night hosted Traditional Rulers from the 36 states of the Federation to a state banquet as part of the 9th General Assembly of the National Council of Traditional Rulers of Nigeria.  The  Nation’s Traditional Rulers are in Rivers State to deliberate on how to resolve the security challenges facing the country.  Earlier on Tuesday,

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