Court Remands Ex-NNPC Boss, Yakubu in Kuje Prison

[Vanguard] The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, remanded former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, who was accused of stashing over N3billion at his house in Kaduna, in Kuje Prison.

[Vanguard] The Federal High Court in Abuja, on Thursday, remanded former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, who was accused of stashing over N3billion at his house in Kaduna, in Kuje Prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

No Law Compels Me to Wear Uniform, Customs Boss Tells Senate

[Vanguard] The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, rtd us presently before the Senators at the Senate Chambers without wearing the complete Customs Uniform as directed by the Senate.

[Vanguard] The Comptroller-General of Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali, rtd us presently before the Senators at the Senate Chambers without wearing the complete Customs Uniform as directed by the Senate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Approves Acting Grand Kadi for FCT

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Kadi Ibrahim Rufai Imam as the Acting Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the appointment of Kadi Ibrahim Rufai Imam as the Acting Grand Kadi of the Sharia Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

House of Reps Seek 20-Year Jail Term for Corrupt Public Servants

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed for second reading a bill seeking to empower the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) to set a minimum of 20 years jail term for public officers convicted on corruption charges.

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed for second reading a bill seeking to empower the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) to set a minimum of 20 years jail term for public officers convicted on corruption charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kericho Woman Rep Says Defilement Cases On the Rise

[Nation] Kericho County Woman Representative Hellen Chepkwony has expressed concerns over rising cases of defilement in the county that go unreported to and has called on security agencies to deal with those involved.

[Nation] Kericho County Woman Representative Hellen Chepkwony has expressed concerns over rising cases of defilement in the county that go unreported to and has called on security agencies to deal with those involved.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya