Monthly Archives: February 2019

Nigeria NEITI: Oil Sector Accounts for 92.9% of Illicit Financial Flows in Nigeria Annually

Nigeria’s oil and gas sector contributes 92.9 per cent of the total amount of illicit financial flows (IFFs) the country records yearly through companies and persons operating in the sector, a report prepared by experts in the Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) and Trust Africa has said. Nigeria is said to be losing between $15 to $18 billion every

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Nigeria’s opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar promises to reclaim mandate through the law courts.

The presidential candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, Wednesday expressed assurances that he would reclaim his victory. Though Atiku earlier said he is heading to the court to adjudicate in the alleged manipulation of the electoral process by the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), he told journalists during a press briefing held at

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Nigeria’s opposition candidates says the 2019 elections is the worst in 30 years

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in last Saturday’s election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has described the poll conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) as the worst he has seen in 30 years, vowing to retrieve his mandate. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, had in the early hours of yesterday declared the presidential candidate

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My election is victory for Nigeria says president Buhari

Nigerian dictator president Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday moved to assuage feelings injured by his victory at last Saturday’s presidential contest, telling his supporters to be magnanimous in victory and not humiliate those that lost out at the poll. Receiving his certificate of return along with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the president said his re-election

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Donald Trumps former lawyer accuses Trump of expansive of lies and criminality

President Trump’s longtime lawyer and fixer accused him on Wednesday of an expansive pattern of lies and criminality, offering a damning portrayal of life inside the president’s orbit where he said advisers sacrificed integrity for proximity to power. Michael D. Cohen, who represented Mr. Trump for a decade, laid out for Congress for the first time a series of deceptions

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Nigeria’s ruling party The APC Retains Majority seat in Senate

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has maintained its majority in the Senate with 60 senators going by the results of the National Assembly poll so far released by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). From the results released so far by the INEC, the APC has 60 senatorial seats while the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has so far

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Official corruption in Nigeria

in philosophical,theological or moral discussion, corruption is a spiritual or moral impurity or deviation from an ideal,corruption may include many activities including bribery and embezzlement. Corruption has been officially proclaimed by the Nigerian state,it is a way of life,it keeps the government and people of Nigeria going. From the presidential villa to the thatched house in the far North and

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