Today's Headlines:EFCC Invites Top Politician Over Pandora Papers, Adolphus Ude Emerges APC Chairman
EFCC Invites Top Politician Over Pandora Papers. (Image Credit: Twitter) Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reportedly invited the former Anambra State Governor, Peter Obi. (Image Credit: Twitter) Naija News learned that Obi was summoned by the EFCC following his indictment in an offshore scandal exposed through the global Pandora Papers investigation.
A massive global investigation that is dubbed as Pandora papers has linked many world leaders and celebrities to offshore wealth. The project which was conducted by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists involving 600 journalists from 150 media outlets in 117 countries consists of about 12 million leaked files.
Senate To Pass 2022 Budget December 16 The Senate, on Monday, said the 2022 Appropriation Bill would be considered and passed between December 15 – 16, 2021. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Barau Jibrin, disclosed this while briefing newsmen shortly after a meeting of Standing Committees’ chairmen.
Mr Peter Obi, the former governor of Anambra state, the former vice presidential candidate in the last general elections, has just given what is best classified as wisdom for living. Mr. Peter Obi(premiumtimesng.com) The former governor, while responding to questions at ARISE TV, on Monday, revealed his stance on parents leaving inheritance for their children.
The secrets of some of the world's richest leaders and politicians have been revealed in one of the largest leaks of their wealth ever. The UK Government is facing fresh calls to tighten Britain’s defences against ‘dirty money’ after the cache of almost £12 million files exposed secret property deals in the country.
The recent document released by Pandora Papers, an international investigative platform has revealed the hidden businesses of the former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi. Photo credit: PUNCH The International investigative report revealed the hidden businesses of more than 35 current world leaders and more than 130 public officials from over 91 different countries around the world.
Pandora Papers contain findings of some independent investigative journalists which exposed how some rich and influential leaders, businessmen and others operate offshore companies to evade tax. It gave further insights into the kind of deals these people engage in. After the reports were published, many Nigerians and other people around the world were expecting that the anti-corruption agencies of the countries whose citizens were accused of being involved in these deals will take action to make the people to account for their dealings and possibly have their day in court.
The Pandora papers is the talk of the town recently. The controversial documents from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), was aimed at exposing financial malpractices involving the highly placed. The documents reveals how the rich and powerful set up offshore accounts in tax havens to avoid heavy taxation.
Pandora papers are leaked documents that reveal hidden investments, tax avoidance and money laundering by some public office holders and powerful people across the globe. The project involves journalists from various news organisations sorting/analysing confidential documents and also interviewing sources. Recently, various Nigerian public office holders and prominent people including clerics were exposed for allegedly investing in 'Tax Haven'.
Secret wealth of the rich and powerful are no longer hidden to the world as the Pandora Papers has exposed a new leak of the hidden treasures of the financial data that have convulsed the offshore world since 2013. Photo credit: @Ghana Business News The data exposed more than 11.9 million records, amounting to about 2.94 terabytes of data, on how money is hidden by the wealthy in ways that law enforcement agencies could not detect.
Watching revelations from the Pandora Paper that focuses squarely on African leaders. One wonders why no one is shedding light on illegal weapons fueling conflicts across the continent. How many times have certain powers "mistakenly" handed over weapons to terrorist groups. In Syria, NATO airdropped weapons directly into the hands of ISIS.
Reno Omokri has recently related the shutting down of Facebook , WhatsApp and Twitter to the publication of Pandora papers. In his own words, he said "the shutdown of WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, and the general slowness of other social media sites coinciding with the publication of earth shattering Pandora papers is very suspicious.
Nigerians continue to proffer their divergent opinions regarding the release of documents tagged Pandora Documents. These documents allegedly contain information about the criminal conduct of some influential Nigerians which ranges from misappropriation of public funds, money laundering and corruption. It is no news to Nigerians that the rate of corruption and embezzlement of public funds is high because even the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been stressing that for a very long time.
Famous Nigerian music superstar, Wizkid is now trending on popular microblogging site Twitter after achieving a 100 Million stream count on popular subscription-based music streaming service, Pandora.The Grammy Award-winning superstar singer has now hit the feat of being the first African artiste to have 100,000,000 lifetime streams on the Pandora music Platform.
Former vice presidential candidate and Anambra state governor Peter Obi recently dismissed reports relating to his involvement with the infamous Pandora Papers scandal. The former governor also revealed during an interview with the Arise News Network on how politics affected him financially. Peter Obi: Photos credit: Instagram.
Davido's Fall now has 201 million YouTube views, 56 million Spotify streams, 22 million Pandora streams, 5.61 million Audiomack streams.one of the biggest numbers out of Africa as a whole Gold in the united states' of America (over 500,000 sales), Gold in Canada (over 40,000 sales), 2x Platinum in South Africa (and over 40,000) It spent a whooping 59 weeks on Billboard World Digital Songs Sales.
Popular Ivory Coast actress, Emma Lohouese professionally known as Granny has sparked mixed reactions today after she uploaded photo on social media. She took to her verified Facebook page to share controversial pictures after she arrived Paris with crew members, her fans, friends, family members and well-wishers rushed to the comment section to welcome her.
In a conversation with other housemates, White money disclosed how he felt after the mental health task, stating that it affected him on a personal level. He told Saga, Nini, and Peace that he hasn't felt that way in a while, and the song also led to his tears.
Nigerian singer, Wizkid, has hit another milestone as he has become the most-streamed African artist on Pandora, which is established in the United States of America.Wizkid managed to amass 99 million lifetime streams on Pandora, making him the first Africa to attain such an achievement.
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