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EFCC slams SAN for receiving N2 billion legal fee, another with N5.1 billion turnover
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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
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SANs dodging taxes, impeding anti-graft war – Magu
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Mr Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, listed how some Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SANs) have been frustrating the battle against corruption, accusing many of them of refusal to pay taxes from the humongous fees they received from clients. The EFCC boss said this in a message
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Nigeria Should Be $3tn Economy, Says Kenyan Anti-corruption Czar
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A former head of the Kenya Anti-corruption Commission and renowned law scholar, Prof. Patrick Otieno Lumumba, has decried the poor performance of Nigeria in different spheres of development in spite of her abundant human and material resources, declaring that the country should be an economy with a $3 trillion gross domestic product (GDP) and not
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Osinbajo Berates Preachers For Failure To Preach Against Corruption
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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.
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YIAGA AFRICA’s BounceCorruption Calls on Anti-Corruption Advocates to Demand Youth Candidacy, Democratic Party Primaries
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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
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Africa Anti – Corruption Day: YIAGA Africa Task Citizens on a United Front Against Corruption
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At the launch of 2018 as the African Anti-Corruption year in July 2017 by the African Union, at its 29th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the momentum was indeed palpable as there was a feeling that African leaders – known for their alleged historic penchant
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Press Release : YIAGA Africa commends EFCC over conviction of Dariye, Nyame
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Another Victory for Anti-Corruption Fight The war against corruption in Nigeria recorded another victory as two ex-governors were convicted for misappropriation of public funds. Jolly Nyame was convicted by a high court of the Federal Capital Territory to serve a jail term of fourteen (14) years for diverting N1.64 billion, while Joshua Dariye was also
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Uni-Ilorin Wins #BounceCorruption public integrity National Debate Competition
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  …. as ICPC, EFCC Commends YIAGA Africa for initiative University of Ilorin has carted home the prestigious award having emerged winner of the  #BounceCorruption Public Integrity National Debate competition for Students of Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria after beating 8 other universities in a keenly contested final. The Bounce Corruption public integrity tertiary debate grand
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ICPC Commends YIAGA Africa for Anti-Corruption Debate Competition for Tertiary Institutions Students
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Acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Dr. Musa Usman Abubakar, has commended the Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA Africa), together with the MacArthur Foundation for investing so much energy, time and resources to organize an anti-corruption debating competition for tertiary institutions across the nation. Dr.
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Minister Adeosun, Saraki, Dogara, Accountant General in N10 billion fraud scandal – Premium Times
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Nigerian taxpayers need to know this. Their representatives at the National Assembly, led by Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, have just illegally received and shared a hefty N10billion from the national treasury. The money is not part of the obscene N125billion appropriated for the federal legislature in
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