How a pension syndicate defrauded Nigeria

THE Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has given more insight into how a pension syndicate defrauded  the country of well over N42 billion between 2010 and 2014. *Malami Malami’s revelation  was contained in a memo he submitted to the Senate Ad-hoc Committee investigating the reinstatement and promotion of the […]

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Human traffickers drown 26 women at sea

Nigeria’s National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), is calling for an international inquiry to identify and prosecute the traffickers behind the recent deaths of 26 Nigerian women on the Italian coast city of Salerno.   According to NAPTIP, the number of deaths of Nigerians on the Mediterranean Sea runs into thousands. […]

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Peace Corps floor Nigerian police in court

Thursday’s ruling by the Federal High Court, Abuja, in favour of the Peace Corps of Nigeria against the Nigeria Police and other security agencies brings interim relief to the embattled organisation. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the Justice Gabriel Kolawole ordered the Nigeria Police to pay N12.5 million to the Peace Corps of Nigeria as compensation for unlawful […]

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We survived Panama Papers, now it’s Paradise papers

This may take us to heaven! The Paradise Papers, which were obtained by German newspaper Suddeutsche Zeitung and shared with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), reportedly contain decades of corporate records from Appleby, which specialises in offshore legal services, and another linked company, Estera. More than 13.4m records, dubbed the Paradise Papers, were […]

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