Ribadu

By IndepthAfrica
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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...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 22nd, 2014
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Nigeria: Ribadu washes hands off attack on Amaechi, Kwankwaso By Nwaorgu Faustinus Emerging cracks in the relationship between former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, and Governors Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers State and Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of Kano St...
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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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
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Nov 16th, 2012
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by Bamidele Salam ,Tribune Mr Nuhu Ribadu, the enigmatic police officer who later became the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission under former president Olusegun Obasanjo is not new to controversies. Right from his appointment into the anti graft body,his tenure, exit as well as h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 10th, 2012
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The Punch The House of Representatives has excoriated the Federal Government for its subtle moves to bury the Mallam Nuhu Ribadu-led Petroleum Special Task Force report. Consequently, it said President Goodluck Jonathan’s government lacked the political will to fight corruption, especially in the oil...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 1st, 2012
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by Danjuma Azemobo Musa  Nigeria’s ever boisterous grapevine would never lack in interesting stories. However, the popular maxim “there is no smoke without fire” however readily comes to mind when one digests any information so received. The newest story around town is the leaked Nuhu Ribadu PETROLEU...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 6th, 2012
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In our series of viewpoints from African journalists, Sola Odunfa in Lagos wonders about the fate of $15m (£12m) deposited in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in 2007. Somewhere in the vaults of the CBN a bag containing $15m has lain untouched for the past five years. It was taken there by an altrui...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 9th, 2012
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By Ephraim Emeka Ugwuonye, Esq A well-informed Nigerian friend of mine, in a face-to-face chat recently, sighed and said to me, with a great deal of concern: “The only problem now is that whatever the President does henceforth, it is going to be wrong. He will be acting defensively, and trying to pro...