Tag archive for ‘Corruption’
By admin On Saturday, February 24th, 2018
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Buhari Receives Olu Of Warri, Accuses Sagay Of Stepping On Toes

LAGOS FEBRUARY 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari says Itse Sagay, chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Anti-corruption, is stepping on many toes in the bid to defend his administration. He More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

EFCC Confronts Nwaoboshi Over N1.2b Corruption Allegation

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Senator representing Delta North Constituency, Peter Nwaoboshi has been summoned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for obtaining a loan of N1.2billion More...

By admin On Monday, April 24th, 2017

APC Is A ‘Kalo-Kalo’ Party-Onuesoke

Chief Sunny Onuesoke explaining a point to Urhobotoday correspondent during an interview LAGOS APRIL 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-For not being able to fulfill its lofty campaign promises to Nigerians, Peoples Democratic More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Niger-Delta: Ex-Militants Disrupt NDDC Programme

LAGOS APRIL 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Some ex-agitators in the Niger Delta on Tuesday disrupted a hearing organised by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to investigate allegations of corruption and racketeering More...

By admin On Friday, March 17th, 2017

Anti-Uduaghan Protest: Controversial Journalist, Oliver Fejiro Arrested at Uyo

Fejiro Oliver LAGOSMARCH 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Controversial journalist and Publisher of Secret Reporters, Tega Samson Oghenedoro popularly known by his pen name as Fejiro Oliver,has been arrested by the Nigerian police More...

By admin On Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Customs, NDDC Are Neck Deep In Corruption Even In This Regime-Sagay

Sagay LAGOS MARCH 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), on Thursday, said the recklessness with which public officers spent public funds was More...

By admin On Sunday, November 6th, 2016

Bribery Allegation: Why Buhari Must Suspend Amaechi, Onu-Onuesoke

PDP Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesokenaya LAGOS NOVEMBER 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following the suspension of Judges indicted of corruption, Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Buhari Fires ICPC Boss

Ekpo Nta LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Mr. Nta Expo, Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, may have been sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari. Report monitored More...

By admin On Saturday, October 8th, 2016

FG Takes War against Corruption to Judiciary, Recovers Huge Some of Monies

LAGOS OCTOBER 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria has taken the war against corruption to the door steps of the judicial officers, recovering various sums of monies, including foreign currencies. Department of State Security More...

By admin On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Amaechi Inaugurates NIMASA Board, Charges Members on Accountability

A photograph of the Hon Minister of Transportation with some National Assembly members and members of the Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) after the inauguration of the Board More...

By admin On Monday, September 5th, 2016

US Congressman Accuses Buhari of Autocratic Tendencies, Selective Anti-Graft War

Tom Marino LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A member of the United States Congress, Tom Marino, has written a letter to Secretary of State, John Kerry, asking the US government to withhold security assistance to More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Jubril Accuses Leo Ogor of Running Ring of Corrupt Cabal in House of Reps

Leo Ogor LAGOS AUGUST 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Chairman of House of Representatives Appropriation Committee, Abdulmumin Jibrin on Monday disclosed has accused the Minority Leader, Leo Ogor of running a ring of More...

By admin On Monday, August 29th, 2016

Cardinal Okogie Writes an Open Letter to President Buhari on the State of the Nation

Cardinal Anthony Okojie DEAR Mr. President, Last year, when you assumed office, the chant of “Change”, your campaign slogan, ushered you into the Presidential Villa. Today, cries of “hunger” could be heard More...

By admin On Monday, August 15th, 2016
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Trump Takes Nigeria to the Cleaners

Donald Trump By Lasisi Olagunju LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-When I said the November 8 election would be rigged, Obama said my statement was ridiculous. He is dumb. What does he know about election rigging. More...

By admin On Saturday, August 6th, 2016

I’ve Been in Forefront of Crusade Against Corruption, E.K. Clark Replies Critics

Chief Edwin Clark LAGOS AUGUST 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Ijaw national leader, Chief Edwin Clark, says he has been in the crusade against corruption in the country long before the coming of the current federal administration. Chief More...

By admin On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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Uduaghan As Special Guest Editors’ Confab is Disgusting

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan By Fred Ijeh LAGOS AUGUST 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The publicity extended to All Nigeria Editors’ Conference (ANEC) in Port Harcourt regarding Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan’s participation may have just More...

By admin On Monday, July 25th, 2016

Revealed: What Obasanjo Discusses With Buhari During His Visit to Presidential Villa

Nuhari and Obasanjo President Muhammadu Buhari and Olusegun Obasanjo, former president, on Monday held a private meeting at the presidential villa in Abuja. The former president arrived at the villa about 12:50pm, More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

My Ministers, Officials Accused of Corruption Without Evidence-Buhari

Buhari LAGOS JULY 20TH (URHOBOTODAY)-President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to “discerning” Nigerians to ignore orchestrated attempts to sully the integrity of ministers and other senior government officials, More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Buhari Slams Judges, Lawyers for killing Fight Against Corruption

Buhari LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has accused Judges and lawyers of killing his war against corruption by using all manner of tactics to either delay or free suspects. Voicing More...

By admin On Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Onuesoke Backs Femi Falana, Itse Sagay on Re-Structuring of Nigeria

Chief Sunny Onuesoke LAGOS JUNE 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has joined the likes of Femi Falana and Itse Sagay in their call for the restructuring More...

By admin On Monday, May 9th, 2016

UK Newspaper Mocks Buhari’s Anti-Graft Credentials

Buhari LAGOS MAY 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A British newspaper on Sunday questioned President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption credentials. The Mail Online said President Buhari who is typecast as the People’s President More...

By admin On Friday, May 6th, 2016

Nigeria to Establish Special Courts For Corruption Cases

Itse Sagay LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN), highlighted on Thursday that a special court for trying special offences like corruption would soon be established. Prof. Itse Sagay (SAN ) is the More...

By admin On Friday, May 6th, 2016

Give Us Back Our Money Now, Buhari Tells The World

Buhari LAGOS MAY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is demanding greater international cooperation in returning hundreds of millions of dollars in Nigerian funds hidden abroad. Buhari was elected More...

By admin On Thursday, April 21st, 2016

Drama In Code of Conduct Tribunal as Orubebe’s Trial Time Clashes with that of Saraki

Orubebe and Saraki LAGOS APRIL 21ST (URHOBOTODAY) – There was a mild drama over priority of case between Godsday Orubebe, former Minister of Niger Delta Affairs and that of Senate President, Bukola Saraki at the More...

By admin On Monday, March 14th, 2016

Abuja Sports Writers Urge Buhari to Beam Anti-Corruption Searchlight on Sport Sector

LAGOS MARCH 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) FCT Chapter has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to beam his anti-corruption searchlight on the sports sector by investigating More...