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CRIME

"Alison-Madueke ordered me to take 12 padlocked bags containing $70m to a banker" witness reveals.

Alison Madueke , the former minister of petroleum has been accused of many crimes ranging from bribe to mismanagement of funds. The most recent of her crime was revealed in a Federal High court by a witNess used by the prosecution in the trial of an Executive Director with first bank , Dauda Lawal. Lawal was arraigned by the EFCC on crime of handling the sum of $25m, out of a total of $153m doled out by the ex-minister in the build-up to the 2015 general elections. The witness revealed how he took twelve bags

  2 years ago ago

POLITICS

Newspaper Headlines For Today, July 10, 2020

1. How I delivered $70m to banker on Diezani’s instructions –Witness A former group general manager at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation , Rotimi Oyedepo , narrated to the Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday how he delivered 12 padlocked bags containing $70m to an Abuja - based banker on the instructions of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources , Mrs Diezani Alison- Madueke , sometime in 2015. The ex -NNPC GM appeared as a prosecution witness in the trial of a former executive director,

  2 years ago ago
Newspaper Headlines For Today, July 10, 2020

POLITICS

"I Carried $70m Dollars to Unknown Banker Acting on Orders of Minister of Petroleum" - Ex NNPC Boss

How I Carried $70 Million Dollars to A Banker Acting on Orders of The Minister of Petroleum – Ex NNPC Boss Former NNPC Boss, Dauda Lawal has made an exposing statement about the former minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke in the court today, while he was being persecuted for money laundering. When Cows Face the Wrath of God - See What Thunder Did To Cows According to the former Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Group General Manager in charge of Crude Oil Marketing, he

  2 years ago ago

CRIME

Amotekun Arrests 3 Suspected Criminals In Osun

Men of the Amotekun Corps have captured three unlawful miners in Osun.  The three suspected illicit miners, Dauda Lawal, Abiodun Agboola and Ademola Obafemi were arrested at Kitibi, a provincial settlement among Awo and Osuntedo people group in Egbedore Local Government, Osun State.  Following knowledge reports about unlawful mining exercises going on at the town, the Amotekun Corps caught the trio nearby an Excavator, one 18-tires truck and kaolin mineral assets.  As indicated by the corps insight repor

  2 years ago ago
Amotekun Arrests 3 Suspected Criminals In Osun

POLITICS

How I gave $70m to banker on Diezani's order, says former NNPC boss

Diezani Alison-Madueke who was the former petroleum Minister has again, being freshly pointed out in an ongoing corruption trial at the federal high court in Lagos State. Reports gathered that one of the former boss of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) , said that he delivered about $70m in 12 bags to a banker named Charles. The former chairman's name was not mentioned. He also pointed out that he was working on the instructions of Diezani Alison-Madueke. He (ex chairman) testified before the

  2 years ago ago
How I gave $70m to banker on Diezani's order, says former NNPC boss

SOCIETY

Here Is What The Supreme Court Just Ordered The EFCC To Do

The supreme court has dismissed the appeal of the economic and financial crimes commission (EFCC), and has ordered them to refund N9.6billion to a former executive director of First bank plc.

  1 year ago ago
Here Is What The Supreme Court Just Ordered The EFCC To Do

POLITICS

EFCC Kicks Back, Denies Withdrawing Corruption Charges Against Diezani

On the 26th of November, 2019, the Daily Trust Newspaper reported that the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) dropped corruption charges against former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Madueke, along with five other former officials of commercial banks and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The EFCC in 2018 filed the charges against Mrs Alison-Madueke and others, they were accused of laundering about $153 million public funds in the build up to the 2015 presidential election. Acco

  3 years ago ago
EFCC Kicks Back, Denies Withdrawing Corruption Charges Against Diezani

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Bandits Attacks 6 Communities In Zamfara, Supreme Court Dismisses EFCC's Appeal

1) Bandits Attacks 6 Communities In Zamfara The government of Zamfara Government have disclosed the attacks on six villages by bandits which killed a lot of villagers in the State.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits Attacks 6 Communities In Zamfara, Supreme Court Dismisses EFCC's Appeal

SOCIETY NEWS

EFCC DID NOT DROP CHARGES AGAINST DIEZANI

Here is the problem with FAKE NEWS: The intention to mislead knowing fully well that those who heard it may never catch up with the correction afterwards. Suddenly, the next story was about EFCC dropping charges against Diezani. "The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has withdrawn a 14 count charge filed against a former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Madueke, along with Ben Otti, Nnamdi Okonkwo, Stanley Lawson, Lanre Adesanya, and Dauda Lawal, all of them former officials of commercial banks

  3 years ago ago
EFCC DID NOT DROP CHARGES AGAINST DIEZANI

POLITICS

How We Know That The EFCC Did Not Drop All Charges Against Diezani Alison-Madueke

It is always a good practice to read beyond the headlines, particularly when it comes to news on Nigerian online platforms, for therein always lies the full truth of the matter. Do not dwell on the outer shell of the first few paragraphs; far beyond there usually lies the kernel of the story. So it was in the case of the rumoured dropping of all charges facing Diezani Alison-Madueke by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). And once one news outlet carried this false news, like the proverbial

  3 years ago ago
How We Know That The EFCC Did Not Drop All Charges Against Diezani Alison-Madueke

SOCIETY

After Severe Gun Battle, Notorious Bandit Leaders Get Arrested In Zamfara

Five notorious bandit leaders accused of high profile crimes have been arrested from various locations in Zamfara State by the police after exchange of gun fire.The arrested bandits confessed to having been engaged in kidnapping, cattle rustling, culpable homicide and other vicious crimes in Zamfara and other neighboring states.

  1 year ago ago
After Severe Gun Battle, Notorious Bandit Leaders Get Arrested In Zamfara