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Today's Headlines: Court Sentences Lawan To Prison, Saraki Is The Cause Of Buhari's Failure - Lawan

Court Sentences Lawan To Prison Mr Lawan who was a former lawmaker has been sentenced to a 7-year imprisonment by the Apo Division of the FCT High Court in Abuja. It was gathered that the federal government sued the former Nigerian lawmaker for bribery act. However, it was quite unfortunate that the former lawmaker was not able to win the case, as he was later found guilty of the charges placed on him by the federal government.

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Today's Headlines: Court Sentences Lawan To Prison, Saraki Is The Cause Of Buhari's Failure - Lawan

POLITICS

OPINION: The Significance Of Farouk Lawan 7 Years Imprisonment Over $3 Million Bribe

Before the appointment of Farouk Lawan as the chairman of the ad hoc committee on fuel subsidy in 2012, the lawmaker that was representing Bagwai/Shanono, the federal constituent area of Kano State in the House of Representatives, was one of the shining lights in the Green Chamber.

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OPINION: The Significance Of Farouk Lawan 7 Years Imprisonment Over $3 Million Bribe

POLITICS

Senate President, Lawan Blames Bukola Saraki For The Buhari's Performance

The senate president, Ahmad Lawan has recently just blamed the power struggle between former senate president, Bukola Saraki, and the executive arm of government, for the Supposed failure of the All progressive Congress Government Under President Muhammad Buhari. Recall that the former senate president, Bukola Saraki, had earlier served in what is now Lawan's position during President Buhari's first term which was from 2015 to 2019.

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Senate President, Lawan Blames Bukola Saraki For The Buhari's Performance

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Today's Headline: Lawan blames Saraki for APC failure, FG Threatens To Suspend Social Media

Lawan blames Saraki for APC failure Senate President Ahmad Lawan has attributed the failure of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government under President Muhammadu Buhari to the power struggle between the executive and the National Assembly, during Bukola Saraki’s tenure. According to Mr Lawan, who succeeded Mr Saraki, the All Progressives Congress (APC) government was unable to fulfill its electoral promises to the electorate during its first term because the two bodies did not have a cordial relationship.

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Today's Headline: Lawan blames Saraki for APC failure, FG Threatens To Suspend Social Media

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Lawan Speaks On Roof Leakage, Bishops, Economic Group To Hold Summit In Imo

Lawan Speaks On Roof Leakage. Photo Credit: Punch The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has asked Nigerians to stop blaming the federal lawmakers for the non-rehabilitation of the National Assembly which led to the leaking of its roof following a downpour on Tuesday. Many Nigerians had taken to the social media immediately after the report of the leaking roofs hit the media spaces on Tuesday.

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Today's Headlines: Lawan Speaks On Roof Leakage, Bishops, Economic Group To Hold Summit In Imo

JUSTICE

Mr. Farouk Lawan sentenced to seven years imprisonment for collecting $3million bribe from Otedola

It was reported on Tuesday, 22nd June 2021, that Mr. Lawan who is a former House of Representatives member has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for demanding $3 million bribe from an oil magnate, Mr. Femi Otedola. The case was handled at a High Court in Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja by Justice Angela Otaluka.

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Mr. Farouk Lawan sentenced to seven years imprisonment for collecting $3million bribe from Otedola

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Meet Farouk Lawan, The Former House Of Reps Member Who Recently Bagged a 7-Year Jail Term

Farouk Muhammad Lawan was born July 6, 1962, in Shanono Village, Kano State, Nigeria. He graduated from the Bayero University, Kano. Lawan began his working career as a registrar at the Kano State Polytechnic. Farouk Lawan was a member of the peoples Democratic Party (PDP), where he is elected as a member, House of Representatives for the Bagwai/Shanono Federal Constituency of Kano State during the 1999 general elections.

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Meet Farouk Lawan, The Former House Of Reps Member Who Recently Bagged a 7-Year Jail Term

JUSTICE

Lawan, an ex-lawmaker, sentenced to seven years in prison for accepting a $500,000 bribe.

Farouk Lawan, a former member of the House of Representatives, was convicted and sentenced by the Federal Capital Territory High Court in Apo on Tuesday for demanding a bribe of $3 million and receiving $500,000 from businessman Femi Otedola. Lawan was found guilty on all three counts and was sentenced to seven years in jail for the first count, seven years for the second count, and five years for the third count.

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Lawan, an ex-lawmaker, sentenced to seven years in prison for accepting a $500,000 bribe.

POLITICS

Senate President, Lawan Blames Bukola Saraki For The Buhari's Performance

The senate president, Ahmad Lawan has recently just blamed the power struggle between former senate president, Bukola Saraki, and the executive arm of government, for the Supposed failure of the All progressive Congress Government Under President Muhammad Buhari. Recall that the former senate president, Bukola Saraki, had earlier served in what is now Lawan's position during President Buhari's first term which was from 2015 to 2019.

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Senate President, Lawan Blames Bukola Saraki For The Buhari's Performance

JUSTICE

Check Out What Happened In 2013 That Made Lawan To Allegedly Collect 500k Dollars Bribe From Otedola

Former member of the Nigerian house of representative, Honourable Farouk Mohammed Lawan was sentenced to 7 years in prison, this sentence was as a result of his 2013 Scandal with famous business tycoon, Femi Otedola. According to various reports, Farouk Mohammed Lawan received a bribe of $500,000 from Femi Otedola in an attempt to exonerate the name of the business man's company from list of companies that the house of representative committe had implicated.

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Check Out What Happened In 2013 That Made Lawan To Allegedly Collect 500k Dollars Bribe From Otedola

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Today's headlines: Lawan blames Saraki for Buhari's failure, Abaribe rocks "The Dot Nation" T-shirt

Sanate president, Lawan blames Saraki for Buhari failure Source: Sahara reporter Senate president, Lawan blames the Saraki, the former senate president for Buhari failure. Recall that Saraki served as the 13th President of the Senate of Nigeria during President Buhari's first term from 2015 to 2019.

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Today's headlines: Lawan blames Saraki for Buhari's failure, Abaribe rocks

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(Photos)Moment Farouk Lawan Was Escorted To Prison After Conviction

Farouk Lawan, a former member of the House of Representatives, was sentenced to seven years in prison on Tuesday after the Federal government found him guilty of bribery. According to Punch, while Lawan was head of the committee investigating the multibillion Naira subsidy fraud, he had requested Femi Otedola's $3 million bribes to remove Zenon Oil and Gas from oil companies accused of fraud.

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(Photos)Moment Farouk Lawan Was Escorted To Prison After Conviction

JUSTICE

Farouk Lawan Has Been Sentenced By Court To 7 Years Imprisonment Over $3m Bribe.

Farouk Lawan, Former chairman of the federal house of representative's ad-hoc committee on fuel subsidy, has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment by a frederal capital territory (FCT) high court over $3 million bribery charges preferred against him by the federal government. The house of representatives ad-hoc committee probing the multi-billion naira fuel subsidy fraud in 2012 was headed by Lawan.

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Farouk Lawan Has Been Sentenced By Court To 7 Years Imprisonment Over $3m Bribe.

JUSTICE

Ex rep Lawan jailed for 7 years over Otedola's $500, 000 dollars bribe

A federal capital territory high court in Apo has sentenced a former member of the house of representatives to over seven years imprisonment. Farouk Lawan was a former member of house of representatives who was said to have asked for over $3 million bribe from Otedola who is a business man.

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Ex rep Lawan jailed for 7 years over Otedola's $500, 000 dollars bribe

JUSTICE

Reasons why High court sentences Farouk Lawan to seven years in prison for Bribery

The Abuja high court has sentenced Farouk Lawan who was the former member of the house of reps to seven years in prison over $3 million dollar bribery scandal which took place in 2012. Lawan was previously accused of taking $500,000 out of $3million bribe from an oil tycoon to drop his company from investigation.

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Reasons why High court sentences Farouk Lawan to seven years in prison for Bribery

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Buhari Sets Up Committee To Reduce Poverty, Lawan Blames Saraki For APC's Failure

Buhari Sets Up Committee President Buhari has appointed personnel to help in the reduction of poverty level in the country. In recent times, the level of poverty in the country is increasing despite certain schemes created by the Federal Government. The administration of Buhari created NPower Scheme and other poverty reduction programmes.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari Sets Up Committee To Reduce Poverty, Lawan Blames Saraki For APC's Failure

JUSTICE

Lawan was sentenced to seven years in prison for accepting a $500,000 bribe from Otedola.

Farouk Lawan, a former member of the House of Representatives, was convicted and sentenced on Tuesday by the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, sitting in Apo, for demanding a bribe of $3 million and receiving $500,000 from businessman Femi Otedola. He was sentenced to seven years in jail for the first count, seven years for the second count, and five years for the third count.

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Lawan was sentenced to seven years in prison for accepting a $500,000 bribe from Otedola.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Lawan Blames Saraki For Buhari's Failure; Road Clash Kill Seven In Ekiti

Lawan Blames Saraki For Buhari, APC Failure Senate President Ahmad Lawan has attributed the failure of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government under President Muhammadu Buhari to the power struggle between the executive and the National Assembly, during Bukola Saraki’s tenure. Mr Saraki served as the 13th President of the Senate of Nigeria during President Buhari’s first term from 2015 to 2019.

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Today's Headlines: Lawan Blames Saraki For Buhari's Failure; Road Clash Kill Seven In Ekiti

JUSTICE

Ex-Rep Lawan Sentenced To 7 Years in Jail Over Otedola's $500,000 Bribe

The Judicial system of Nigeria has once again proved effective against both dignitaries and non dignitaries, as a former law maker; member of the house of Representatives was found guilty and sentenced to jail terms by a federal high court sitting in Apo, Federal capital territory, on Tuesday.

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Ex-Rep Lawan Sentenced To 7 Years in Jail Over Otedola's $500,000 Bribe

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Today's Headlines: HURIWA calls for Sheikh Gumi's arrest, Lawan speaks on future of APC after 2023

HURIWA calls for Sheikh Gumi arrest. The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, has called for the immediate sack of Monguno and the arrest of Sheikh Gumi. In their call, HURIWA urged Buhari to dismiss the National Security Adviser Major General Babagana Monguno (Rtd) for undermining the National Security of Nigeria.

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Today's Headlines: HURIWA calls for Sheikh Gumi's arrest, Lawan speaks on future of APC after 2023