The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned the former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode and Nenadi Usman, former minister of state for finance for money laundering and alleged diversion of N4.6 Billion before Justice Ridwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court in Lagos today. Also arraigned were one Danjuma Yusuf and a company, Joint […]
ANKARA (Reuters) – Angered by a U.S. decision to arm Kurdish YPG fighters in Syria, Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan heads to Washington this week for talks with Donald Trump seeking either to change the president’s mind or to “sort things out ourselves”.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has re-arraigned former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, and former Finance Minister, Nenadi Usman, before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos. The two former ministers were arraigned before Justice Rilwan Aikawa alongside one Danjuma Yusuf and a company, Joint Trust Dimension Nig. Ltd, on 17 counts of money laundering and […]
Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen, on Saturday invaded Etogi community in Mokwa Local Government Area of Niger State and killed 21 people. They also injured about 15 other villagers. The attack came barely two months after armed herdsmen struck in Lefu community in Gurara Local Government Area where they killed seven people and kidnapped […]
BEIJING/LONDON (Reuters) – The WannaCry “ransomware” cyber attack hobbled Chinese traffic police and schools on Monday as it rolled into Asia for the new work week, while authorities in Europe said they were trying to prevent hackers from spreading new versions of the virus.
Pope Francis said on Saturday he would be “sincere” with United States President Donald Trump over their sharp differences on subjects such as immigration and climate change when the two hold their first meeting at the Vatican later this month. “There are always doors that are not closed. We must look for the doors that […]
The investigation by the Presidential Committee on the ownership of the N15 billion discovered in an apartment at Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos State has claimed another casualty as the Director of Finance of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency (NIA) Mr. Abubakar Dardisu has been relieved of his appointment. Dardisu was said to have been removed by the National […]