Corruption Scandals

Education Minister, Nwajiuba Owes Nigerians An Exp

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
Minister of State for Education and presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, should by now be chatting with the either the EFCC or the ICPC on the source of the N100m he paid for his nomination forms. Chairperson, ASUU Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State ...

Governor Umahi Sacks Permanent Secretary over Corruption Allegation

Friday, April 15, 2022
The Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, has suspended the Permanent Secretary, Office of the Head of Service, Mr Martin Uguru, indefinitely for alleged extortion of civil servants. In a statement issued in Abakaliki on Friday by the Principal Secretary to the governor, Chief Emmanuel Obasi, it no ...

Ex-NSTIF Boss, Ngozi Olejeme Slumps In N1.3BN FRAUD Tria.l Case Adjourned To Apr

Monday, March 28, 2022
The trial of former Chairman of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF) Dr. Ngozi Olejeme before Justice Maryam Hassan Aliyu of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Jabi Abuja could not continue today, because the defendant was said to have slumped at home today. According to her counsel ...

Ebonyi State Government Denies Looting Allegations Against Governor Umahi

Monday, March 28, 2022
The Ebonyi state Government has described a petition said to have been written to the EFCC by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, accusing Ebonyi state Governor, Dave Umahi, if looting the money of the state as ldquo;fabrication, malicious and fake news rdquo;. According to the statement signed b ...

Two Immigration Officers Barred From Lagos International Airport For Extorting A

Friday, March 18, 2022
Two officers of the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) have been restricted from entering Murtala Muhammad International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN). The two immigration officials whose On-Duty Card (ODC) were withdrawn, were accused of extorting a 1 ...

Auditor General Threatens Legal Action Against Osun College Bursar Over Missing

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
The Auditor General of Osun state, Mr Folorunso Adesina has issued a 21 days ultimatum to the Bursar of Osun state College of Education Ila-Orangun, Mr Rasheed Olanrewaju Oyedeji to refund missing fund in the college coffers or face the full weight of the law. According to a letter signed by the ...

Access Bank Accused Of Aiding Fraudsters Impersonating Peter Okoye To Defraud Cu

Sunday, March 13, 2022
Facts have now emerged on how Access Bank aided impersonators of Peter Okoye, one of the P-Square brothers to defraud customers. It is not news that the majority of bank fraud cases are only accomplished with the cooperation of insiders and bank employees who collaborate with fraudsters to swindl ...

Our King is Grabbing Our Lands —Youths Block Anambra Police Hdqrs in Protest

Friday, March 4, 2022
It was scenic on Friday, as youths of Umugama village in Ukwulu Community in Dunukofia Local Government Area of Anambra State blocked the State 39;s Police Headquarters in Amawbia in protest over an internecine crisis rocking the village. Fully dressed in black, the youths accused their monarch, ...

ICPC Charges House of Representatives Member For Certificate Forgery

Thursday, February 17, 2022
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) has charged a member of the House of Representatives, Mohammed Garba Gololo (Gamawa Federal Constituency of Bauchi State) to court over allegation that he forged his first and second degree certificates presented to the I ...

Osita Okechukwu, Director General Of Voice Of Nigeria (VON) In EFCC Custody Over

Sunday, January 30, 2022
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON), Osita Okechukwu, over an alleged N1.3bn fraud. Osita Okechukwu was said to have been detained by the EFCC over an alleged abuse of office, conspiracy, and embezzlement of public fu ...
show more stories