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By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 24th, 2014
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It is a commonly held belief that justice delayed is justice denied. Perhaps, the simple fact of the axiom is lost on the British in whose language these words are written. In every sense of the word, jurisprudence the world over basically derived from the British legal system that had taken root bef...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 17th, 2013
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Samuel, Friday and Mahmoud | credits: File copy The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested two young men who claimed to be undergraduates of the University of Jos, Isaiah Friday and Azzaior Samuel, for an alleged N2.05bn fraud. Two bureau de change operators, Salihu Mahmoud and Dan Ibr...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2013
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By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North & Jimitota Onoyume LAGOS — Embattled Majority Leader of the Rivers State House of Assembly, Mr Chidi Lloyd who was arrested for allegedly hitting an anti-Amaechi lawmaker with a fake mace may be in for more trouble as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commis...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 3rd, 2013
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By SONI DANIEL Regional Editor, North THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, vowed on Friday to take necessary steps to arrest and try former Kwara State Governor, Bukola Saraki, for several fraud-related cases. The commission, apparently peeved by the refusal of the former governor to h...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 2nd, 2013
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By HENRY UMORU ABUJA— CHAIRMAN, Senate Committee on Environment and Ecology, Senator Bukola Saraki, yesterday, denied report that he was invited by the Economic and Financial Crimes, EFCC, to answer questions on his administration and Societe Generale Bank of Nigeria, SGBN. Saraki said he would not h...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 18th, 2013
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By Danlami Ibrahim Maikano Fact: Nuhu Ribadu is a frustrated man. He is hardly a happy man, at least outside his small cycle of family and friends. The once fiery anti-corruption czar got frustrated and disappointed on many counts. He was unceremoniously axed from the helms of the Economic and Financ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 4th, 2013
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The convicted pension thief had a fit and eventually slumped in court. The convicted pension thief, John Yusufu, slumped in the court room as trial commenced on Monday. The lawyer to the accused, Theodore Maiyaki, had appealed to the court to grant his client bail on the grounds that the crime for wh...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 13th, 2013
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by Abdullahi Bello &Akin Akindele (Barely two years after serving a jail term handed over by a Lagos High court presided over by Justice Bunmi Oyewole, fresh facts have emerged on how a web of intrigues and political manouvering at the highest levels conspired in turning one of Nigerians mercuria...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Feb 3rd, 2013
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The Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, speaks with OLUSOLA FABIYI on the perception of the President as a slow leader What do you think is responsible for the attack on President Goodluck Jonathan by Nigerians despite the huge support he got fr...