EFCC slams SAN for receiving N2 billion legal fee, another with N5.1 billion turnover

The Acting Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has accused some Senior Advocates of Nigeria of frustrating the country’s anti-corruption war for pecuniary gains. Magu levelled the accusations in an article he wrote as the Nigeria Bar Association started its Annual General Conference. He said the senior lawyers knowingly supply the technical…

YIAGA AFRICA’s BounceCorruption Calls on Anti-Corruption Advocates to Demand Youth Candidacy, Democratic Party Primaries

As we prepare towards the National Day of Action (on youth candidacy and Democratic Party primaries) scheduled for 8th August, 2018 targeted at political parties across each state of the federation, YIAGA Africa’s #BounceCorruption team wishes to implore all its anti-corruption advocates, partners and ambassadors in the various states to come out en masse in…

Osinbajo Berates Preachers For Failure To Preach Against Corruption

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has berated gospel preachers for failing to lend support to the Federal Government’s anti-corruption war by failing to preach against the scourge. Speaking at the 30th National Biennial Conference of the Students Christian Movement (SCM) of Nigeria holding in Enugu, Osinbajo noted preachers were preoccupied with preaching prosperity rather than righteousness.…

Legislative Motions Must Meet Aspiration of Nigerians – Expert Tells NASS

Legislative motions to be considered at both the Senate and House of Representatives must meet the yearnings and aspirations of Nigerians, a legislative expert, Barrister Ibrahim Usman has told the National Assembly. Barrister Ibrahim from the National Institute of Legislative and Development studies said this during a technical training organized by YIAGA AFRICA’s Centre of…