Nuhu Ribadu

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Sep 4th, 2014
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By Ikechukwu Amaechi There is no politically discerning Nigerian who has not heard the news. Nuhu Ribadu, former Chairman of anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), and the presidential candidate of the now defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in 2011, has defected...
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Aug 28th, 2014
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This is one of the MAJOR reasons why America has become the most developed country in the world. That is why it is difficult for developing countries and Africa especially to significantly be developed. Unlike America, these other countries cannot take control of their destiny by thinking critically ...
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Aug 25th, 2014
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*A front row account of Nigeria under the late president Yar’adua by Segun Adeniyi The book written by Segun Adeniyi, spokesman of Late president Yar’adua, with the title Power, Politics and Death has opened yet another chapter which has shown how the politics of this country is and has further under...
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May 2nd, 2014
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By Aljazeera Bahar Dar, Ethiopia – The figures are staggering: At least $1.8 trillion illicitly flowed out of Africa between 1970 and 2009. This is far more than the external aid the continent received over the same period, and almost five times its current external debt. According to researche...
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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By Nna Nta Sometimes when a problem is complex and convoluted, resolution is achieved faster by the process of elimination. Knowing one way that something does not work is a step closer to knowing how it works. Thomas Alva Edison (1847 – 1931) is one of the most accomplished inventors of all times. T...
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Sep 22nd, 2013
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By Fejiro Oliver The hearing of the Ibori case which took place on Friday in London may just be a game of witch-hunting as former Economic and Financial Crimes Commision (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu told the court that the commission which he once lead had no official record for the alledged $15 millio...
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Sep 20th, 2013
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Desperate to halt a probe into his finances, former Delta State Governor James Ibori tried to bribe anti-corruption boss Nuhu Ribadu in 2007 with $15m in cash in a bag so heavy one man alone could not lift it, Ribadu told a London court on Thursday. Reuters quoted Ribadu as telling the court that he ...
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Aug 20th, 2013
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Mallam Nuhu Ribadu Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has said his foray into partisan politics is less important than achieving a lasting peace in Nigeria. He said he was ready to put politics aside and work for the restoration of peace in the countr...
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Mar 19th, 2013
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By Olanrewaju Suraju First it came as a rumour that President Goodluck Jonathan may be contemplating a state pardon for his former boss and political benefactor Diepreye Solomon Peter Alamiyesegha aka DSP, but sane minds quickly discarded it as impossible. Alas, like a bad dream, the Nigerians got a ...
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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...