Court Orders Interim Freezing of N350m Linked to Patience Jonathan

[Vanguard] Lagos -A Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday ordered that N350 million belonging to AM-PM Global Network Ltd, in Stanbic-IBTC bank, be placed on temporary attachment, pending an ongoing investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes C…

[Vanguard] Lagos -A Federal High Court in Lagos, yesterday ordered that N350 million belonging to AM-PM Global Network Ltd, in Stanbic-IBTC bank, be placed on temporary attachment, pending an ongoing investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

8 Months After – Ndume’ll Resume Today Without Prejudice to Court Process – Senate

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate said yesterday that the immediate past Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South who has been away from the Senate Chambers for eight months following his suspension in March, would resume today without pr…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Senate said yesterday that the immediate past Senate Leader, Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume, APC, Borno South who has been away from the Senate Chambers for eight months following his suspension in March, would resume today without prejudice to court process.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ikoyi Whistle-Blower’s Cash – Lawyers, Different Men Fight for N850m Reward

[Vanguard] Claims for the estimated N850 million reward for the discovery of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, NIA, cash haul deepened yesterday after the whistle-blower who unearthed the cash alleged a plot to dilute the money he was entitled to.

[Vanguard] Claims for the estimated N850 million reward for the discovery of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, NIA, cash haul deepened yesterday after the whistle-blower who unearthed the cash alleged a plot to dilute the money he was entitled to.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Army Chief Malong Out of House Arrest But Under Close Watch

[East African] Former South Sudan chief of general staff Paul Malong has been released after five months of house arrest but he is under close watch lest he start another rebellion.

[East African] Former South Sudan chief of general staff Paul Malong has been released after five months of house arrest but he is under close watch lest he start another rebellion.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

IT Innovation – Nigeria Spends $70 Bn to Support Start-Ups

[Vanguard] The Minister for Communications, Barr. Adebayo Shittu, has said that the only way Nigeria can get out of the economic woods is to embrace innovations in information and communications technology, ICT.

[Vanguard] The Minister for Communications, Barr. Adebayo Shittu, has said that the only way Nigeria can get out of the economic woods is to embrace innovations in information and communications technology, ICT.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

SUKUK Funds Intact – Why We Have Not Paid Contractors – Govt

[Premium Times] Amid speculation that the N100 billion SUKUK Bond raised in September has been diverted, the federal government on Tuesday dismissed such claims as unfounded.

[Premium Times] Amid speculation that the N100 billion SUKUK Bond raised in September has been diverted, the federal government on Tuesday dismissed such claims as unfounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Passenger Rail Board Snubs Parliament

[GroundUp] The interim board of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) failed to turn up at Tuesday’s meeting of Parliament’s portfolio committee on transport, where PRASA was due to answer questions about its failure to submit its annual re…

[GroundUp] The interim board of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) failed to turn up at Tuesday's meeting of Parliament's portfolio committee on transport, where PRASA was due to answer questions about its failure to submit its annual report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Private Sector Shot Self in Foot

[Daily News] Dodoma -POOR performance record coupled with a long history of complications by the private sector in some development projects have forced the government to invest and execute its infrastructural ventures.

[Daily News] Dodoma -POOR performance record coupled with a long history of complications by the private sector in some development projects have forced the government to invest and execute its infrastructural ventures.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former PCCB Accountant On the Run for ‘Corruptly’ Amassing Wealth

[Daily News] The Prevention and Combating Corruption Bureau (PCCB) has launched a manhunt and dangled a 10m/- bounty for its former employee suspected to have amassed wealth corruptly.

[Daily News] The Prevention and Combating Corruption Bureau (PCCB) has launched a manhunt and dangled a 10m/- bounty for its former employee suspected to have amassed wealth corruptly.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania