The ex-governors’ sleazy pensions
The most concrete evidence that many Nigerian public office holders do not aim to serve (as public servant) but to loot the commonwealth must be the emoluments that governors and others draw from state treasuries for a mere four to eight years...
Alleged arms possession: ZMSG urges police to investigate ex-governor Yari
Zamfara state government has called on the police to investigate the state’s immediate past governor, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari over alleged arms possession as part of measures to stop arm banditry in the state.
I challenge anyone to expose me - Yari
Immediate past governor of Zamfara, Alhaji Abdulaziz Yari has said that anyone with any corruption issue against him should come forward with it. Yari gave the challenge on Sunday at his home in Talata Mafara when he received leaders of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.
Court summons AGF, EFCC over ex-Gov Yari’s property
The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, summoned the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to appear before...
Zamfara APC tells members not to comment on Yari’s corruption investigation
The Zamfara Chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday told its members not to comment on the ongoing investigation of ex-governor Abdul’Aziz Yari by the EFCC and ICPC.
Court freezes Yari's accounts
A Federal High Court in Abuja Friday ordered the interim forfeiture of a bank account of the former governor of Zamfara State, Abdulaziz Yari. The accounts of two firms linked to the former governor - Kayatawa Nigeria Limited and B.T. Oil and Gas Nigeria Limited - were also affected. ICPC through its lawyer, Osuobeni Akponimisingha, filed an…
Why we raided former Zamfara governor’s residence – EFCC
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that it raided the residence of former Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari over allegations of economic and financial crimes.
‘APC governors didn’t hold FEC make-up talks with Buhari’
The Progressive Governors Forum yesterday clarified that it never discussed the composition of the next Federal Executive Council during its closed-door meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the State, House, Abuja.
Zamfara lessons and the cost of party infighting
How did it come about that party primaries have become more controversial than the main elections? At every round of general elections in Nigeria...