corruption in nigeria

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 10th, 2014
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by Olanrewaju Suraju The Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC) has requested for the Nigerian Senate under Freedom of Information Act, 2011, to make available to them a breakdown of the National Assembly’s newly budgeted =N=150 billion for the year 2014. The anti-corruption coalition in a ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 24th, 2013
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By Olanrewaju Suraju Civil Society Network Against Corruption (CSNAC) is a coalition of over hundred and fifty Anti- corruption organizations whose primary aim is to constructively combat corruption vigorously and to ensure the effective monitoring of the various Anti-graft agencies in its activities...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2013
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by Afripol, http://afripol.org It is all over the news that G-8 leadership gathering in Northern Ireland in June will discuss the issue of corruption in the management of Nigeria’s oil wealth. The problem of corruption in Nigeria and indeed Africa is an old and tiring story not because it has l...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jan 30th, 2013
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Justice Abubakar Talba, just recently handed Mr. John Yusuf only a two-year jail sentence for conniving with others to defraud the office and pensioners of N27.2bn. The Judge gave him an option of fine in the sum of N750,000 for the three offences he pleaded guilty. The Judge seem to have allowed Mr....
By benim
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Feb 7th, 2011
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Political corruption is not a recent phenomenon that pervades the Nigerian state. Since the creation of modern public administration in the country, there have been cases of official misuse of resources for personal enrichment.The rise of public administration and the discovery of oil and natural gas...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Dec 13th, 2010
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LAGOS — A Dubai appeal court on Monday refused to stop the extradition of a former governor of Nigeria’s oil-rich Delta State to Britain to answer money laundering charges, the anti-graft agency said. “James Ibori has failed to get the appeal court in Dubai to stop his extradition to Brit...
By benim
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Nov 3rd, 2010
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It was a dramatic and highly emotional day at a court in London as Theresa Nkoyo Ibori, the estranged wife of former Governor James Onanefe Ibori of Delta State, took him to the cleaners in her first day on the witness stand at her trial alongside Ibori’s London lawyer, Bhadresh Gohil. Mrs. Ibo...