Indicted INEC staff refund bribe money – Chairman

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday said some of its staff accused of benefitting from a N3.4 billion bribe money in the 2015 general elections have refunded their share. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmud Yakubu, disclosed this when he visited the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim……

EFCC: All You Need to Know About Ibrahim Magu

            Ibrahim Magu, EFCC Chairman “We are determined to fight corruption to the finish and nobody can stop us”. Ibrahim Magu told National Assembly Correspondents shortly after answering questions from senators during his screening on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. THE MAN: IBRAHIM MAGU. Ibrahim Mustafa Magu, Acting Chairman of the…

86 groups apply for registration to join 40 existing political parties

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Tuesday revealed that 86 new political associations want to be registered as political parties ahead of the 2019 general elections. He said, “The number of applications for registration of new associations as political parties now stands at 86.” Yakubu made this disclosure at INEC’s…

Omatek, Indigenous Computer Company Boss Florence Seriki Dies

One of Nigeria’s pioneers in Information Technology and Head of Omatek Computers, Florence Seriki, is dead. She was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Omatek Plc, the  first indigenous IT company to be listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. She died  at the Lagos State Teaching Hospital (LUTH) on Friday. She was aged 53….

Senate Pledges Support For INEC, Tasks Commission On Credible Elections

  INEC Chairman, Prof. Mamood Yakubu On Credible Elections   Chairman of the Senate Committee on INEC, Senator Ali Ndume, has pledged to support the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to improve on the successes achieved in the 2015 general elections. He noted that 2015 was a turning point in the electoral process in the…

Implementing EU Recommendation Will Strengthen Electoral Process – INEC Chairman

Prof. Mahmoud Yakubu, Chairman,   Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has disclosed that the Commission, in a bid to strengthen and deepen democratic processes, was taking all necessary steps towards implementing recommendations from the European Union (EU) 2015 Elections Observation Report that require INEC’s administrative action and was working…

Fight Against Corruption: EFCC Partners NAF

Wilson Ujuwaren, Abuja: The acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, on Monday, November 28, 2016, visited the Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshall Abubakar Sadique Baba to drum the message of anti-corruption in the military. Acting Chairman of EFCC, Ibrahim Magu with Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshall Abubakar…

Apapa-Iganmu crisis: APC leaders demands removal of chairman

Chief Henry Ajomale, APC Lagos chairman Some leaders of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Apapa-Iganmu Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria have demanded the removal of the party’s chairman in the area, Alhaji Moruf Ojora Gbadamosi over allegation of corruption. About seven people were injured on Thursday as the APC factional…

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