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Buhari to resubmit Magu’s name to Nigerian Senate

There are indications that President Muhammadu Buhari may renominate Ibrahim Magu for confirmation as Substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. The President’s renomination is said to be based on advise given by the Presidential Advisory Committee on

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U.S. govt expresses concern over Nigeria’s SSS’ ability to investigate fraud

As the President Muhammadu Buhari administration continues its anti-corruption effort, the United States government has expressed concern over the capacity of Nigeria’s States Security Service, SSS, to investigate money laundering. The U.S. government also expressed worry about the SSS’ refusal

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DSS releases Babatunde Gbadamosi, Buhari’s critic

The Department of State Services, DSS, has released one of President Muhammadu Buhari’s fierce critics, Babatunde Gbadamosi. Gbadamosi, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, was last week arrested by the secret police after he honoured their invitation. The

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DSS freezes accounts of Saraki’s aide, associates, ignores House order to release detainees

Press Statement The growing penchant for disrespect to rule of law/orders of constituted authorities and abuse of human rights by the Director General of the DSS Lawal Daura got alarming with the DSS DG decision to ignore the resolution of the House

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DSS invites Apostle Suleman over ‘inciting’ comments

General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has been invited by the Department of State Services to appear at its National Headquarters in Abuja. Our correspondent learnt on Saturday that the cleric was invited for interrogation on Monday by 10:00 am,

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Magu: Senators demand new report from DSS

A week after President Muhammadu Buhari wrote to the Senate and cleared the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, of corruption, members of the Senate have called on the Department of State Services, whose

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Lawyers protest in Abuja over DSS hijack of Democracy in Nigeria

As lawyers, women groups, raise alarm on emerging patterns that threaten Nigeria’s Democracy Thousands of protesting lawyers, civil society group led by their coordinator Barr.Agu Okwukwe yesterday marched the Streets of Abuja against the growing excesses of the DG SSS,

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Patience Jonathan’s house raided but Police, EFCC ‘unaware’

Some men of the Nigeria police on Wednesday evening raided the family house of Patience Jonathan, former first lady, without a search warrant. A source, who confirmed the development to newsmen,  said the house is located at Igbeti Rock Street, Maitama,

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Security operatives arrest Saraki’s aide

Heavily armed men believed to be from the Department of State Security Services and SARS operation team stormed the offices of Bar. Ikenga Imo Chinyere, the Senior Special Adviser on Youth Matters to Senate President Bukola Saraki office and that

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Contrary to DSS claim, documents exonerate Magu, show how FCTA paid for official residence

Newly obtained documents by online newspaper, Premium Times have shed more light into how the official residence of the embattled chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, was paid for. The documents showed that Ibrahim Magu’s apartment was

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