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FG lifts ban on Kaduna to Abuja helicopter shuttles

The Federal Government has lifted the ban placed on commercial helicopters shuttling between Abuja and Kaduna. Babagana Monguno, the national security adviser (NSA), had directed regulatory agencies not to allow commercial helicopters to use the Abuja airspace. He stated that ...

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Akor, Peace Corps leader charged with money laundering and obtaining under false pretence

A 90-count charge has been filed by the Federal Government against the leader of the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN), Dickson Akor and its Incorporated Trustees. He is being  accused of money laundering and obtaining under false pretence, the offence popularly known as ...

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I was not given fair hearing, I’ll fight till my last day in office – Magu

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, who was on Wednesday rejected by the Senate, says whether he is confirmed or not, he will keep fighting corruption until his last day in office. On ...

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Senate rejects Magu for the second time

The Senate on Wednesday rejected the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The Senate rejected the nomination following a letter by the Department of State Security (DSS) which upheld an earlier ...

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Customs suspends vehicle duty policy

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has suspended  the implementation of its policy for duty payments on old vehicles, in order to resolve issues with the Senate Committee on Customs. The Acting Public Relations Officer of the NCS, Mr Joseph Attah, said this ...

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PHOTOS: EFCC intercepts N49m at Kaduna airport

In a statement by Wilson Uwujaren, Head of Media and Publicity of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, it was disclosed that operatives of the agency’s Kaduna zonal office, on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 intercepted a sum of N49million in ...

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EFCC arrests Turnah, Jonathan’s ally for possession of N2billion

Men of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested George Turnah, an ally of former President Goodluck Jonathan, for alleged possession of money running into N2 billion. Turnah, who was arrested Port Harcourt, Rivers state capital, served as ...

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Senate to hold confirmation hearing for Magu on Wednesday

The senate has scheduled a confirmation hearing for Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Senate President Bukola Saraki announced this on Tuesday, that the hearing will hold on Wednesday. This is coming a few ...

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Ortom gives herdsmen 48 hours to leave Benue community

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has given Fulani herdsmen in Tombo-Mbalagh, Buruku Local Government Area of the state a two-day ultimatum  to leave the area. Ortom gave the order on Monday in Tombo-Mbalagh during a visit  to ascertain the damage ...

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Nigeria police promotes 28,627 junior officers

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris has approved the promotion of 28, 627 junior officers to their next rank. According to a statement issued by CSP Jimoh Moshood, the force spokesman, the mass promotion was part of ongoing efforts ...

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