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State pardon: Ex-govs Dariye, Nyame released from prison

FORMER governors of Plateau and Taraba states, Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame, were released from prison on Monday. Their release comes four months after the...

Presidency defends state pardon for Dariye, Nyame

THE Presidency has defended the state pardon granted to two former governors who were convicted and jailed for corruption. The state pardon for Joshua Dariye,...

Presidency faults Wike’s criticism of state pardon granted Dariye, Nyame

THE Presidency has faulted the criticism by the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, of the pardon President Muhammadu Buhari granted former governors of Plateau...
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Supreme Court affirms 12-year jail sentence of former Gov Nyame

THE Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of former governor of Taraba state, Jolly Nyame, who was charged with abuse of office by the...

EFCC records highest conviction rate in six years

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured a total of 312 convictions between January and December 2018, which is the highest conviction rate...

Former Oyo Governor, Ladoja testifies in court over alleged fraud

FORMER Governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, on Tuesday, testified before the Federal High Court, Lagos, in his ongoing N4.7 billion corruption trial by...
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Suswam, Jang, Kalu … Former governors that could join Dariye, Nyame in Prison

Nigerians are hoping to see more high profile personalities like Joshua Dariye and Jolly Nyame land in jail for corruption.

UPDATED: Former Taraba governor, Jolly Nyame sentenced to 14 years in jail for corruption

JOLLY Nyame, former governor of Taraba State, has been sentenced to 14 years imprisonment for criminal breach of trust by misappropriating the sum of...

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NDLEA arrests ex-footballer at Lagos airport for cocaine trafficking

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) says its operatives have arrested an ex-footballer, Okafor Emmanuel Junior, at the...

Insecurity: Anyone living in a camp in Anambra State is a criminal – Soludo

THE Anambra State governor Charle Soludo has told the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) 82 Division of the Nigerian...

In Nigeria’s Southeast, residents count loses as federal roads remain uncompleted, abandoned

By Arinze Chjioke In 2021, students of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture in Abia State protested after Chidinma Ogbonna,...

Akeredolu directs release of sixteen inmates in Ondo

THE Ondo State governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, has ordered the release of 16 inmates from various correctional centres in the...

Umahi to launch new video surveillance on security in Ebonyi

THE Ebonyi State governor, David Umahi, has disclosed that gunmen responsible for killings in the state would be exposed...
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