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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 upholds 10-year sentence on Joshua Dariye, ex-Plateau governor

THE Supreme Court has upheld the 10-year imprisonment imposed on Joshua Dariye, former Plateau State governor, on the offence of criminal breach of trust. A...

‘Stop the payment of Dariye’s salary,’ SERAP tells Senate President

By Vincent UFUOMA THE Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has called upon the Senate President, Dr. Ahmad Lawan to halt the salary payment of...

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...
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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...

Appeal Court reduces Dariye’s 14-year jail term to 10

THE Court of Appeal has reduced the 14 years imprisonment sentence handed to the former Governor of Plateau State, Joshua Dariye, to 10 years. Dariye...

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