Horrific images from the Lekki toll gate protest.
The brutal use of force and live ammunitions against peaceful protesters leading to deaths is a crime against humanity. Depressing!
#CorruptionCase The @ICPC_PE has secured the conviction of a Dep Director of Sokoto State Agric Devt Project, Aminu Abdullahi for diverting N2.6m meant for construction of boreholes.
The convict pleaded guilty to the charges & the case was adjourned to 26/10/2020 for sentencing.
Did Abdulrasheed Maina jump bail again?
Again the trial of the Ex-Chair of Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina over alleged N1.8bn pension fraud was stalled due to his absence in court.
The court gave his surety, Sen. Ali Ndume 21 days to produce him in court.
#CorruptionCase Absence of presiding judge in court stalled trial of former Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita & 8 others who were arraigned by the @officialEFCC for allegedly laundering N570m public funds. The case was adjourned to continue on 01/12/2020.
Check out #UpcomingCorruptionCases today (20/20/2020):
• Ayodele Fayose (Ex-Governor of Ekiti State) - N6.9bn
• Winifred Oyo-Ita (Former Head of Civil Service of the Federation) - N570m
• Anthony Ogar (Former Staff of @FmardNg) - N140m
• Nnaji George - N5.5m
#UpcomingCorruptionCases today (19/10/2020):
▪Ayodele Fayose (Ex-Governor of Ekiti State) - N6.9bn
▪Abdulrasheed Maina (Ex-Chair of PRTT) - N1.8bn
▪James Richard Nolan (Dir. of P&ID) - $9.6bn
▪Sen. Shehu Sani - N25k
▪Nkechi Mercy Ikogwe - N179m
▪Oluwatoyin Henry - $1k
Are you wondering the reason behind the #EndSARS protest?
Well, our analysis shows the Nigeria Police is known for brute force operations, abuse of powers, professional misconduct and bribe taking.
Take a dive into the report here:
Today we analysed the pattern and prevalence of Police brutality in Nigeria that threaten citizens' lives and properties using @PoliceNG_CRU report from Jan 2016 - June 2018.
There were 6,594 complaints against the Police within the period.
#UpcomingCorruptionCase The trial of one Richmond Cookey by @officialEFCC over alleged $2,400 internet fraud will continue today before Hon. Justice A. T. Mohammed of Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers.
Visit http://corruptioncases.ng for more information.
#UpcomingCorruptionCase The trial of Managing Director of Peak Petroleum Industry Nig. Ltd, Ayodeji Ibrahim Oluokun & 1 other over alleged $1m fraud will continue today before Hon. Justice O. Taiwo of Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos.
#UpcomingCorruptionCase Today, Parties will adopt final written addresses in $56k fraud trial of former Staff of Dominion Books Store of Living Faith Church, Chimezie Chuta before Hon. Justice M. A. Dada of Lagos State High Court sitting in Ikeja.
Does Nigeria need a Special Crimes Court?This explainer video looks at the bill sent to the National Assembly by the Executive seeking to legislate and establish Special Crimes Court to try corruption and financial crime cases, the idea behind the bill and if it will help in combating corruption.
Egmont Group Suspension of NFIUA short analysis of why Egmont Group suspends Nigeria's Financial Intelligence Unit, the consequences of the suspension on Nigeria and the way forward.
Voter Education on PVCA campaign to educate voters on PVC collection and voting in 2019 elections.