11 women face prosecution in Kano over illicit acts

The Faggae Outpost of the Kano State Hisbah Board (Sharia Police) on Monday said it had commenced the prosecution of  11 women for allegedly engaging in social vices. Malam Salisu

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Witness tells court how Rickey Tarfa obstructed justice

A witness called by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Sulaiman Abiola, has narrated how prominent lawyer, Rickey Tarfa, obstructed justice and shielded his clients from arrest. EFCC on

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FG to dualise Bauchi-Gombe road

The Federal Government has announced plans to dualise the over 150-kilometre Gombe -Bauchi road. The Minister of State for Power, Works and Housing,  Alhaji Mustapha Shehuri, has said on Monday

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Buhari orders investigation into alleged sexual abuse in IDP camps

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed worry and shock with by the recently released Human Rights Watch (HRW) report which alleges sexual abuse and exploitation of women and girls in camps

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‘Abati met bail conditions since Friday’

Former Presidential spokesman, Dr Reuben Abati, has since last Friday met all the bail conditions set by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. According to a family source who didn’t

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Ekweremadu pays solidarity visit to Abati, others in EFCC net

Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on  Thursday paid a visit to the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), in Abuja to check on some aides of former

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Buhari’s daughter to marry former FMBN boss, Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to give out his second daughter, Fatima, out in marriage. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, ministers, governors and top government officials are expected to grace the

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We’ll return Nigeria to good old days of accountability – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday assured of the determination of the present administration to restore the country to the “good old days of accountability.” Speaking at a meeting with the

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US commends Nigeria on fight against child labour

The United States Department of Labour (USDOL) has commended Nigeria for making significant progress in stemming the scourge of child labour and human trafficking in the country. The commendation is

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Bala Mohammed in EFCC net

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested and detained the immediate past  Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Bala Mohammed. Our correspondents learnt that Mohammed was

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