Bribery

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 19th, 2013
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By Melkeam Aschalew,Addis Fortune A judge at the Federal First Instant Court was arrested two weeks ago by investigators at the Federal Ethics & Anticorruption Commission, for allegedly receiving a bribe and pledging to issue judgment in favour of one of the parties in a civil suit, court documen...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 13th, 2012
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by Alam-hajim Ezeugoh Go to NNPC, the language there is bribery, and the bribe runs into millions of dollars, Go to the Bank and see how the Banks abate money laundering. Go to customs where a controller planted bottle; Nigeria 2nd most corrupt organ. Go to the police where police officers have remai...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 10th, 2012
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The Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Drugs and Narcotics, Mr. Adams Jagaba, was yesterday quizzed by the Police in connection with the $620,000 bribe collected by Hon Farouk Lawan from businessman Femi Otedola. Jagaba, who had declined police invitation, is linked with the briber follo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 28th, 2012
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The Police Special Task Force investigating the former chairman of the House of Representatives ad hoc committee on fuel subsidy probe, Farouk Lawan and the former committee’s secretary Boniface Emenalo on allegation that they received $500,000 and $120,000 in bribes respectively from the chair...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 15th, 2012
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LAGOS — Chairman of the House of Representatives ad-hoc committee on fuel subsidy management, Hon. Farouk Lawan who is at the centre of the $3million bribe to clear indicted oil companies, was detained last night by the police. Rep Lawan who voluntarily reported to the CP Ali Amodu-led police Special...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 15th, 2012
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Police said on Thursday they were questioning a Nigerian lawmaker, who uncovered a $6.8 billion fuel subsidy corruption scandal, over an allegation that he took a bribe from an oil trader in exchange for removing his name from the report. Farouk Lawan was the head of a parliamentary probe into Nigeri...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 12th, 2012
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As Police investigations into the $620, 000 bribe money allegedly collected by the Chairman of House of Representative probe committee on oil Subsidy, Hon. Farouk Lawan continues, Vanguard can report authoritatively that Police authorities have tagged Hon. Lawan as the ‘Prime Suspect’ in the bribery ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 24th, 2012
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THE release of statistics by Corruption Watch, showing that one in four Johannesburg drivers have been asked for bribes by the city’s metro cops, comes as no surprise. THE release of statistics by Corruption Watch, showing that one in four Johannesburg drivers have been asked for bribes by the ...
By benim
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Nov 23rd, 2011
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Johannesburg – Corruption and bribery are getting worse in southern Africa, according to a survey by anti-corruption organisation Transparency International on Tuesday. In four out of the six countries surveyed, people reported paying bribes to speed up services, but in South Africa and the Dem...
By benim
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Feb 28th, 2011
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It is the quick and easy way to end tantrums and obtain some much-needed peace and quiet. But bribing children with sweet treats could do a fat lot of good in the long-run. Research shows that men and women who were given food to keep them quiet as children are much more likely to struggle [...]