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Buhari declares ‘national emergency’ on corruption 

Buhari declares ‘national emergency’ on corruption 

By Patience Danjuma  President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday declared a national emergency on corruption, challenging institutions, agencies and individuals to reverse...

Brazil Oil magnate jailed 30 years for corruption

Brazil: Oil magnate jailed 30 years for corruption

Eike Batista, the former mining and oil magnate who was once Brazil’s richest man, was convicted and sentenced to 30 years in prison for bribing Rio de Janeiro...

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How security vote fuels corruption and insecurity

By Ace Omozuwa Many advocates of fiscal prudence have argued at different fora that security vote has systematized the utilization of public resources for private...

Osinbajo: Nigerian airports, seaports frustrating

Osinbajo lists monumental corruption cases under Jonathan

By Patience Danjuma  The office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed details of mind-boggling corruption during the Jonathan era and even called them a tip of...

Trump says Nigeria has ‘massive reputation’ for corruption

Nigeria has a massive corruption problem, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday while receiving President Muhammadu Buhari at the White House. But the U.S. will...

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Eni executive takes leave of absence over corruption allegations

An executive of Italian oil major Eni, Roberto Casula, who is being investigated over corruption allegations, has taken a leave of absence from the company. Casula, a...

Osinbajo: No nation can survive on grand corruption

Osinbajo: No nation can survive on grand corruption

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday reiterated that no nation could survive on a “grand corruption” such as was visited on Nigeria in the past, but added that...

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Osinbajo explains Nigeria’s corruption perception index rating 

By Patience Danjuma  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that Nigeria dropped in only one of the indices used by Transparency International (TI) in corruption...

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TI says corruption in Nigeria getting worse

By Patience Danjuma  Corruption is getting worse in Nigeria, according to the latest corruption perception index (CPI) released by Transparency International (TI) on...

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Amaechi: Corruption will return if Buhari is voted out in 2019

By Omotilewa Quadri  The Minister of Transportion, Rotimi Amaechi, has said that corruption will return to the country “automatically” if Nigerians vote out...

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NGO petitions EFCC, seeks probe of Addax petroleum for ‘bribery and corruption’

  The Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA) resource centre has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate the bribery and...

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Buhari the only Nigerian leader not accused of corruption, says aide 

By Omotilewa Quadri  A Personal Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie, has said that her principal is the only Nigerian leader not...