Malabu Oil – FG Files Fresh Charges Against Adoke, IOCs

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has filed two separate charges against former Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Mohammed Adoke, former Petroleum Minister, Dan Etete and three oil companies over alleged $801 million bribe. Three oil compani…

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government has filed two separate charges against former Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Mohammed Adoke, former Petroleum Minister, Dan Etete and three oil companies over alleged $801 million bribe. Three oil companies: Shell Nigeria Exploration Production Company (SNEPCO) Ltd, AGIP Exploration Ltd and ENI SPA and their directors were also charged separately over the grant of Oil Prospecting Licence (OPL) 245.

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N4.7 Billion Fraud – How Ladoja Gave Lawmakers Cars to Evade Impeachment – Witness

[Leadership] A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja on Thursday told the Federal High Court in Lagos how the former governor brought 22 cars as gift for members of the State House of Assembly …

[Leadership] A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of former Governor of Oyo State, Senator Rashidi Ladoja on Thursday told the Federal High Court in Lagos how the former governor brought 22 cars as gift for members of the State House of Assembly to stop his Impeachment in 2005.

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St Mary’s Stadium Finally Gets Seal of Approval From CAF

[Monitor] Kampala -All the ifs, but and would-be were put to bed yesterday as Vipers got the endorsement of Caf to host their continental games at the St. Mary’s Stadium, Kitende.

[Monitor] Kampala -All the ifs, but and would-be were put to bed yesterday as Vipers got the endorsement of Caf to host their continental games at the St. Mary's Stadium, Kitende.

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Kidnap Kingpin ‘Vampire’ Killed Over 200 People – Police

[Premium Times] The Nigerian police have provided more information on the activities of the late kidnap and armed robbery kingpin, Henry Chibueze, otherwise known as “Vampire”.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian police have provided more information on the activities of the late kidnap and armed robbery kingpin, Henry Chibueze, otherwise known as "Vampire".

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How I Fought Corruption in Lagos Judiciary – Osinbajo

[Premium Times] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has given insight into how he successfully fought endemic corruption when he served as the Attorney general and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State.

[Premium Times] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has given insight into how he successfully fought endemic corruption when he served as the Attorney general and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State.

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Court Declares Free Primary, Junior Secondary Education an Enforceable Right

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Abuja presided by John Tsoho on Thursday declared that the every Nigerian child has the constitutional right to free and compulsory primary education, and free junior secondary education.

[Premium Times] A Federal High Court in Abuja presided by John Tsoho on Thursday declared that the every Nigerian child has the constitutional right to free and compulsory primary education, and free junior secondary education.

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No Money for Veterans Projects, Says Minister

[Monitor] Masaka -Government will not spend money on funding army veterans’ development projects before settling their pension and gratuity arrears, state minister in charge of Veterans’ Affairs Bright Rwamirama has said.

[Monitor] Masaka -Government will not spend money on funding army veterans' development projects before settling their pension and gratuity arrears, state minister in charge of Veterans' Affairs Bright Rwamirama has said.

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Olisa Metuh’s Trial Stalled Again

[Premium Times] The trial of Olisa Metuh, a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was stalled again on Thursday in an FCT High Court, Maitama, due to another adjournment.

[Premium Times] The trial of Olisa Metuh, a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was stalled again on Thursday in an FCT High Court, Maitama, due to another adjournment.

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Kano Govt Signs Health Basket MOU With Gates, Dangote Foundations

[Premium Times] Kano State Government, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Dangote Foundation, on Wednesday signed the Kano Health Basket Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to boost health care interventions in the state.

[Premium Times] Kano State Government, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and Dangote Foundation, on Wednesday signed the Kano Health Basket Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to boost health care interventions in the state.

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