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Lawyers beg EU, UN, others to intervene in Nigerian security operatives’ brutality

“What is particularly worrisome is that personnel of the State Security Service are alleged to have opened fire on a crowd of unarmed people in Enugu State for reasons we are yet to comprehend killing over 21 persons,” the statement read.

Magu, a liability to the image of Nigeria and Federal Government’s Anti-Corruption war – COPA

It is imperative for the public to recall that acting on an indicting report from the Department of Secret Service (DSS) on corrupt practices against Mr. Ibrahim Magu, the 8th National Assembly had refused to confirm his nomination as substantive Chairman of the EFCC, and most public opinion at the time from objective quatres called for the replacement of Mr. Magu as EFCC Chairman, a legislative and public outcry that was curiously ignored by Mr. President, and which is most regrettable today as Mr. Magu’s leadership has continued to be dogged and blighted by allegations of corruption.

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$3m bribery: Court sentences ex-Rep Farouk Lawan to 7 years imprisonment

The Court, in judgement that was delivered by Justice Angela Otaluka, found the four-term lawmaker for Bagwai/Shanono Federal Constituency of Kano State, guilty of demanding an aggregate sum of $3million from Chairman of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Ltd, Chief Femi Otedola, to give his company a clean bill of health in the fuel subsidy probe the House of Reps initiated on 2012.

Former President Goodluck Jonathan bags another appointment

Cavendish University Uganda is affiliated with Cavendish College London, Cavendish University Tanzania and Cavendish University Zambia. CUU held its first graduation ceremony in November 2011.

Senate confirms Yahaya as Chief of Army Staff

The confirmation was sequel to the presentation and consideration of the Joint Committee on Defence and Army on the confirmation of the Nomination of Major General Farouk Yahaya for appointment as Chief of Army Staff of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and presented by the Chairman, Senator Aliyu Wamakko, All Progressives Congress, APC, Sokoto North.

2023: We’re working on Igbo presidency —Abaribe, Moghalu

The lazy assertion to secession is the reason why we are not moving forward. The problem is that the government is trying to militarize every agitation. What we need is to return to true federalism when President Buhari exits office in 2023,