Monday, February 15, 2021


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Buhari’s Chief of Staff, dedicated public servant, U.S. govt eulogies late Abba Kyari

The U.S. government has described the late Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari as a dedicated public servant and respected interlocutor for the American government.

JUST IN: Ex-Katsina sole administrator, Ali-Jos, dies at 78

A retired Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG, Hamisu Ali-Jos has died Tuesday morning in an Indian hospital, a family source confirmed.

Disclose projects funded by recovered Abacha loot, CISLAC tells Buhari

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has called for a full disclosure of the infrastructural project reportedly funded by repatriated loots.

JUST IN: Obasanjo wants cocaine, codeine, marijuana, others legalized

West African governments should overhaul their drug laws to decriminalize personal use and prioritize treatment as a response to rising substance abuse in the...

Why I dumped PDP after 17 years – Ex-minister

Emeka Wogu, former Minister of Labour and staunch supporter of ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, recently dumped the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), but not many...

Nigeria guns for another $500m Abacha loot

In addition to the $322 million recovered from Switzerland, Nigeria will soon repatriate another $500 million which late Sani Abacha looted and locked up...

Maryam Abacha varsity graduates son, 479 others

The President and Founder of the university, Adamu Abubakar-Gwarzo, gave the figure at the 2nd convocation of the Institution at the weekend.

UPDATED: Ex-Nigeria Airways workers, Abacha family bicker over liquidated properties

By Ibrahim Sulaiman Staff of the defunct Nigeria Airways occupying the company’s staff quarters in Kano have appealed to the Nigerian authorities to intervene in...

Bamaiyi: How Gen. Abdulsalami succeeded Abacha despite being ex-convict

By Nazifi Dawud Khalid A former Chief of Army Staff, Ishaya Bamaiyi, has given a blow-by-blow account of how the then senior military officers engaged...

Ex-Chief of Army Staff says ‘Abacha loot’ created by media

By Mustapha Usman A former chief of army staff, Ishaya Bamayi, has said that 'Abacha loot' was merely created by the media, and that insinuation...

ENI absolves self of wrongdoing in $1.6bn Malabu oil deal

By Mustapha Hodio The Board of Directors of Eni (Nigeria Agip Exploration Limited) said the transactions which resulted in the auctioning of $1,616,690,656.78 Malabu oil block were...

US blocks $550m Abacha loot

By Isaac Aregbesola Prof. Itse Sagay, Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC), on Thursday said Nigeria risks losing another $550 million recovered from the Abacha...

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