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January 15, 2019 10:39 AM Kano: Kwankwaso’s son-in-law, Yusuf dares Ganduje to probe his predecessor for corruption

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in Kano State, Engineer Abba Kabir Yusuf, has challenged Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to go ahead with his planned probe of ex-governor Rabi’u Kwankwaso. Yusuf, who was the Commissioner of Works during Kwankwaso’s tenure as governor, spoke yesterday during a radio programme in Kano. However, the PDP gubernatorial 663

January 10, 2019 7:19 AM Kwankwaso’s camp reacts to his probe by Ganduje over alleged corruption, diversion of govt funds

The Kwankwasiyya Movement in Kano has reacted to the probe of its leader and former governor of the state, Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, by his successor and incumbent governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje over alleged diversion of funds for a multi-million naira 5km road project during his tenure. Comrade Aminu Abdulsalam, a prominent member of the group and commissioner 141

November 25, 2018 9:55 AM Boko Haram: What Buhari must do now – SERAP reacts to killing of soldiers

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to set up a commission of inquiry to investigate the spending of defence and military budgets between 1999 and 2018 in order to promote transparency and accountability in the sector. SERAP said the probe would ensure that the funds meant for military 79

November 12, 2018 4:32 PM Akwa Ibom government condemns EFCC’s probe of state finance

The Akwa Ibom state government has frowned at the probe by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)int o the financial dealings of the state government ,noting that if there was a need for that, it would have been the duty of the State House of Assembly and the State Auditor-General. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Charles 64

October 23, 2018 5:21 PM N10b budget: Ekiti Assembly to probe Fayose

The Speaker of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Adeniran Alagbada and other members of the House have applauded the state governor, Dr kayode Fayemi for cancelling the education tax imposed on pupils by the immediate past administration of Chief Ayodele Fayose. This is as the Assembly has set up an ad-hoc Committee to investigate the passage 61

October 16, 2018 5:05 PM EFCC: SERAP mocks Fayose’s ‘drama’

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has charged the Economic and Financial Crimes (EFCC) to thoroughly investigate former Ekiti governor, Ayo Fayose. Fayose on Tuesday stormed the EFCC office in Abuja with some supporters. Clad in a T-shirt with the inscription “EFCC, I’m here”, the former governor said he was ready for probe 64

October 15, 2018 4:18 PM Governor Ganduje facing impeachment as Kano Assembly begins probe into bribe videos

The Kano State House of Assembly has opened probe into the bribe-taking videos of the state governor, Abdullahi Ganduje. Raising a matter of urgent public importance on Monday, a member representing Warawa Constituency, Labaran Madari, said the assembly should investigate the authenticity of the video and take measures. Madari stated that the videos 59

August 15, 2018 12:06 PM Shehu Sani demands release of Premium Times’ Samuel Ogundipe

The Senator representing Kaduna Central at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani on Wednesday reacted to the detention of Premium Times’ reporter, Samuel Ogundipe. DAILY POST recalls that the police arrested Ogundipe on Wednesday over a report Premium Times published on the probe of sacked Director-General of the Department of State Services, DSS, Lawal 69

July 14, 2018 12:41 PM $322m Abacha loot: What we will do to Buhari if PDP wins 2019 election – Secondus

National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Uche Secondus, has vowed that the party will probe the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari when it takes over in 2019. Secondus said if the party wins the presidential election in 2019, Buhari-led administration will be probed on the way it spent the $322m looted funds recovered from the late dictator 59

July 10, 2018 3:36 PM Imo Assembly begins impeachment process against Okorocha’s deputy, Madumere

The Imo State House of Assembly has begun proceedings to impeach the state’s deputy governor, Eze Madumere. In a petition submitted by the deputy speaker, Nnanna Ozuruigbo and signed by 13 out of the 27 members of the Assembly, the deputy governor was accused of abandoning his office for more than three months without permission. Madumere was also accused 54