CCT chair accused of assaulting security guard files suit to stop Senate's probe

Nigeria, July 19 -- The chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Danladi Umar, has filed a suit to stop the Senate from conducting an investigative hearing on a case of assault brought against ... Read More

FEC approves N754 million for EFCC's communication gadgets, others

Nigeria, July 15 -- The Federal Executive Council FEC on Wednesday approved N754 million for the procurement of communication gadgets and construction of a command and control centre for the Economic ... Read More

NFIU speaks on illegal pressure from politicians, senior govt officials

Nigeria, July 14 -- The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) has said it is facing "illegal" pressure from politicians and senior government officials making dishonest request for information. ... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: NFIU dismisses officials pushing for Atiku, Tinubu's probes

Nigeria, July 12 -- The Nigeria Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) has dismissed two of its top officials who were suspended nearly a year ago for initiating investigations against Atiku Abubakar and ... Read More

PhD Certificate Scandal: Head of Service's report affirms ICPC's indictment of ex-FIIRO boss

Nigeria, June 30 -- A recent report from the office of the Head of Service (HoS) of the Federation has ratified the demotion and removal of a former Acting Director-General of the Federal Institute of... Read More

Don't condemn your country, UN Deputy Secretary-General tells young Nigerians

Nigeria, June 28 -- United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, has charged the Nigerian youths to stop condemning their country despite its many flaws. A statement by a UN National Info... Read More

Insurgency has killed 'almost 350,000 in North-east' - UNDP

Nigeria, June 28 -- Insurgency-related conflicts claimed the lives of almost 350,000 lives in the North-eastern part of Nigeria up till the end 2020, a new report of the United Nations Develop Program... Read More

Insecurity: Over 1 million people may die in North-east Nigeria - Report

Nigeria, June 26 -- About 1.1 million lives could be lost by 2030, if the insurgency ravaging Nigeria's North-east region continues, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has said in a new r... Read More

EXCLUSIVE: EFCC probes Global Fund's $3million fraud allegation against Nigerian firm

Nigeria, June 25 -- The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched an investigation into a report of an alleged $3 million fraud involving a Nigerian firm, Zenith Carex. Global Fund... Read More

Alleged Certificate Scandal: HEDA asks ICPC to prosecute ex- FIIRO boss

Nigeria, June 22 -- An anti-corruption group has asked the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission (ICPC) to prosecute a former Acting Director, Federal Institute of Indust... Read More