Magu is Still EFCC Chairman – Official

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Tuesday December 25 reacted to speculation that Ibrahim Magu has been removed as the acting chairman of the anti-graft agency. In a tweet sent out from its official handle on Tuesday morning, the commission insisted “there is no change of guards”. The update read: “#Alert: For the avoidance…

REVEALED: STILL ON JIBWIS: ITS LACK OF ACCOUNTABILITY, UNITY AND WHY COURT ACTION IS IMMINENT

By Tukur Mamu I was only motivated to write again not only because of the overwhelming and anticipated interest and responses my article on Izala and its leadership, particularly under the factional leadership of Mallam Abdullahi Bala Lau generated, but due to the concerns and disappointments largely expressed by Sunni followers after reading my piece…

Hunkuyi-Led Senate Committee Calls for Serious & Sincere Approach in Issuance of National ID Cards

BY OBUTE JAMES The Senate Committee on National Population and National Identity led by Senator Suleiman Hunkuyi has called on the National Identity Management Commissinn, NIMC to step up actions that will lead to the registeration and issuance of National Identity Card to Nigerians. Hunkuyi who made this known when the management team of NIMC…

Nigeria To Become The Extreme Poverty Capital Of The World By 2018

According to the World Poverty Clock, Nigeria’s struggle with overpopulation will be a problem now, rather than in 2050. Nigeria will by February 2018 overtake India as the country with the most people in extreme poverty. Currently, 82 million Nigerians live in extreme poverty, which is 42.4 percent of Nigeria’s population. The World Poverty Clock,…

OUTRAGE IN KANO OVER ALLEGED IGR FRAUD BY GANDUJE

…How Shekarau’s romance with Ganduje will affect Buhari’s second term bid ….As KNSG allocates parts of Kofar Mata Eid ground to cronies for conversion as shops By DESERT HERALD  Correspondent Notwithstanding the incumbency advantage which Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje will certainly deploy in his favour in a bid for what keen observers of Kano politics…

Buhari Orders Immediate Disengagement of Ex-Pension’s Boss, Maina, Queries Head of Service

BY OBUTE JAMES President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday October 23, ordered the immediate disengagement of the former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina who was recently recalled. Maina who is on the wanted list of the Economic and Financial Crimes commission, EFCC was recently recalled and deployed to the…

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: PFIZER IN ANOTHER HEALTH CARE FRAUD IN KANO

BY Tukur Mamu Pharmaceutical giant and arguably the world’s number one drug manufacturer, Pfizer, is at it again. Even though there are documented cases of Pfizer’s involvement in serious health fraud across the globe particularly in Africa where standard and procedure of clinical trials for new drugs, marketing procedures etc are being grossly abused and…