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Nigerian Newspapers: 5 Things You Need To Know This Thursday Morning

Good morning! Here are 5 top stories from the biggest Nigerian newspapers, for this morning.  1. Magu: Presidency delays action on Salami’s report - The Punch. More than a month after the Justice Ayo Salami (retd.)-led Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the investigation of the suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, submitted its report, the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has yet to take a decision on it. The panel, which was set up in

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Nigerian Newspapers: 5 Things You Need To Know This Thursday Morning

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The Alleged Sealing Of Kwankwaso's Property By The EFCC Is Proof That Nobody Is Above The Law

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has sealed Senator Rabiu Kwankwaso's Kano State property. Between 2011 and 2015, Kwankwaso, a former governor of Kano State, represented Kano Central Senatorial District in the National Assembly. The anti-graft agency was said to be investigating the former governor for the alleged diversion of N3.08 billion in local government funds.

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The Alleged Sealing Of Kwankwaso's Property By The EFCC Is Proof That Nobody Is Above The Law

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Barely 24hours after Buhari promised a Nigeria without corruption -See what a Nigerian Activist said

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, lamented that corruption was present almost everywhere and at many levels of government. Buhari said he set up the panel to probe Ibrahim Magu, suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, because of serious allegations against the anti-graft agency. Speaking while receiving the Report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the Investigation of Ibrahim Magu, suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC),

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Barely 24hours after Buhari promised a Nigeria without corruption -See what a Nigerian Activist said

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Latest News In Nigeria Today

The President of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari, has received the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the Investigation of Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), headed by Justice Ayo Salami, which recommended that the future head of the agency should be appointed from among other security services. Justice Salami also wants the President Muhammadu Buhari to consider disengaging, within the next two (2) years, the 979 policemen on secondment to the Economic

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Latest News In Nigeria Today

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Former EFCC boss Magu to be promoted to AIG of Police

The Federal Government is said to be concerned about PSC's "defiance," which could give the idea that Magu is being honored notwithstanding a presidential panel's critical assessment as reported by the Observer Times. The Justice Ayo Salami tribunal had suggested Magu's discharge as EFCC boss, as well as that he be indicted over claims of misconduct of office.

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Former EFCC boss Magu to be promoted to AIG of Police

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Former EFCC Chaiman Magu Still On FG Payroll As Police Officer

The Minister of Police Affairs under Buhari govt, Maigari Dingyadi, said that the former acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, CP Ibrahim Magu, is still on the Federal Government’s payroll as a police officer despite his suspension by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd).

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Former EFCC Chaiman Magu Still On FG Payroll As Police Officer

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This is Where New EFCC Chairman Should Come From - Buhari Told as Magu's Sack Was Recommended

Justice Ayo Salami, a retired Nigerian judge heading the presidential panel probing the allegation of corruption against Ibrahim Magu, the embattled chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has told President Muhammadu Buhari to look outside the police force for agency's new head. Justice Salami made this recommendation on Friday, November 20,when he finally presented the report of the panel to the president at the State House in Abuja. He said since the last four heads of the agency

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This is Where New EFCC Chairman Should Come From - Buhari Told as Magu's Sack Was Recommended

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Alleged Corruption: Why I Set up Judicial Panel to Probe Magu, Buhari Finally Reveals

President Muhammadu Buhari has given the reason for setting up the judicial commission of enquiry to investigate the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. PM News reports that President Buhari spoke on Friday, November 20,when he received the report of the judicial commission of enquiry on Magu, headed by Justice Ayo Salami at StateHouse, Abuja. It was gathered that the president said he set up the panel in response to the serious allegations against

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Alleged Corruption: Why I Set up Judicial Panel to Probe Magu, Buhari Finally Reveals

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Buhari -"I want Nigeria to be counted among countries that do not tolerate but fight corruption"

From the seat of the president, His excellency, President Mohammadu Buhari has declared his ultimate desire is to make Nigeria a country that has zero tolerance for corruption. He expreesed his interest upon receiving the reports of the investigation of Ibrahim magu Acting chairman of the economic and financial crime commission(EFCC), carried out by justice Ayo Salami, at the state house. Abuja. He stated "Corruption is present in all countries ,some government treat it it Levity , some fight it all the time,

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Game Over For Magu as Ayo Salami Panel Recommend Sack

The Justice Ayo Salami panel of inquiry on the investigation of Magu has asked President Muhammadu Buhari in its report submitted on Friday in the Presisential Villa to sack Ibrahim Magu, the suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The panel asked the President to consider appointing the next Chairman of the EFCC from other security agencies or a core staff of the anti-graft agency and It also urged the president to appoint the new EFCC chairman in an interim position

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Game Over For Magu as Ayo Salami Panel Recommend Sack

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Buhari receives final report from the panel investigating the suspended EFCC boss Ibrahim Magu

The Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari on Friday has finally received the report of the Justice Ayo Salami's probe panel on alleged corruption charges by the suspended Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu. Justice Ayo Salami's panel has therefore recommended the permanent dismissal of Ibrahim Magu as the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and a commissioner of police whose name is yet to be disclosed that was implicated due to facts

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Buhari receives final report from the panel investigating the suspended EFCC boss Ibrahim Magu

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Probe Panel Recommends The Sack Of EFCC Boss Magu As Buhari Laments Extreme Corruption In Nigeria

BREAKING: Probe Panel Recommends The Sack Of EFCC Boss Magu As Buhari Laments Extreme Corruption In Nigeria The presidential investigative body set up to investigate allegations of corruption and abuse of power against Ibrahim Magu, the police commissioner and acting chairman of Economic and Financial Crime commission (EFCC), who has been suspended, has recommended his dismissal. The panel, chaired by retired judge and President of the Court of Appeal Ayo Salami, presented its report to President Muhammadu Buhari

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Probe Panel Recommends The Sack Of EFCC Boss Magu As Buhari Laments Extreme Corruption In Nigeria

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Justice Salami panel recommends appointment of EFCC chair from other agencies

The Judicial Investigation Committee led by Retired Justice Ayo Salami led Judicial has recommended that candidates from law enforcement or other security agencies and key personnel be considered as stipulated in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission Act of 2004, as specified by the retired judge. I am my peace. The head of the commission announced the recommendation on Friday when he presented his team's report on the investigation of Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Committee for Combating Economic

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Justice Salami panel recommends appointment of EFCC chair from other agencies

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I want Nigeria to be counted among countries that do not tolerate but fight corruption - Buhari

I want Nigeria to be counted among countries that do not tolerate but fight corruption - Buhari President Buhari has said his craving is to make Nigeria a nation that has no capacity to bear defilement, however one where the danger is energetically struggled.  President Buhari expressed that while accepting the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry on the Investigation of Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), headed by Justice Ayo Salami (Rtd), at State

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I want Nigeria to be counted among countries that do not tolerate but fight corruption - Buhari

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I Want People To See Nigeria As A Country That Frowns At Corruption - President Buhari

I Want People To See Nigeria As A Country That Frowns At Corruption - President Buhari. President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that he wants to make Nigeria a country that does not tolerate corruption, but where the threat is fought vigorously. The President said this in Abuja on Friday 20 November, when he received the report of the Judicial Investigation Commission investigating the incumbent President of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, headed by Judge Ayo Salami (Rtd). "Corruption exists in all countries. Some governments

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I Want People To See Nigeria As A Country That Frowns At Corruption - President Buhari

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Salami-led committee wants policemen in EFCC sacked

The Judicial commission on inquiry has sent in reports on the investigation of Ibrahim Magu the suspended chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) to the President Mohammadu Buhari, the commitee is headed by (retd) Justice Ayo Salami. The report recommended that future heads of the agency should not be from the police. Salami also wants the president to consider disengaging, within the next two years, the 970 policemen on secondment to the EFCC which include Magu. While presenting the report

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Salami-led committee wants policemen in EFCC sacked

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What Babajide said about the case of former EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu.

After reports emerged, that Justice Ayo Salami had presented a report on embattled former acting chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu. TVC News current affairs program ‘Journalist Hangout’ touched on the issue of Magu’s case. Babajide Akolade Otiteju, a prominent figure on the program lamented the delay in the trial of the former head of the EFCC and the apparent inability of his accusers to put forward evidence implicating him. He said that, ‘’for over six months there have been no concrete evidence

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What Babajide said about the case of former EFCC chairman, Ibrahim Magu.

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"We have kept our promise. Nigeria will be seen as a corruption free nation" - President Buhari Says

President Buhari meeting with Justice Ayo Salami over the reports of the investigations on Ibrahim Magu, Acting EFCC chairman. Led by Justice Ayo Salami (Rtd), the Judicial Commission of Inquiry led currently investigating Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of EFCC, submitted its reports on the investigations to President Buhari on Friday, November 20, 2020. During the auspicious meeting, President Buhari revealed his intentions to give Nigeria a credible identity amongst other nations of the world. He added

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What Ibrahim Magu Told Me - Bawa Abdulrasheed

Indeed, Abdulrasheed Bawa, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), says he has a good relationship with Ibrahim Magu, former acting chairman of Economic and Financial crimes Commission.

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What Ibrahim Magu Told Me - Bawa Abdulrasheed

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Throwback: See 3 Different Times Ibrahim Magu Landed In Trouble With The Authorities

The police commission, recently declined the promotion of Mr Ibrahim Magu to the rank of Inspector General of police, despite the fact that 24 other commissioners like himself were being promoted. Some citizens have begun to react to the news, and many Nigerians are of the opinion that his rejection was not fair.

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Throwback: See 3 Different Times Ibrahim Magu Landed In Trouble With The Authorities