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Driver flees as LASTMA uncovers gun in vehicle

The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority on Thursday said it recovered a gun from an impounded black Honda vehicle driving against traffic at Sango-Tedo, inward Abijo G.R.A, along the Lagos-Epe Expressway area of the state. The agency’s spokesperson, Taofiq Adebayo, in a statement, said policemen attached to the LASTMA were …

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NSCDC uncovers illegal oil dump in FCT

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps has uncovered and sealed an illegal petroleum products dump in the Federal Capital Territory. This was posted on the agency’s Facebook page and confirmed by the NSCDC Spokesperson, Olusola Odumosu on Sunday. According to the post, the Commandant General’s Special Intelligence Squad made …

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Adamu uncovers ‘ghost workers’ in APC Secretariat

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Abdullahi Adamu, has unearthed a can of worms plaguing the party’s secretariat, saying he inherited baggage of corruption, salary arrears and ghost workers. Adamu made the revelation during a media parley with journalists at the party headquarters in Abuja on Thursday. …

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Tompolo uncovers more illegal oil pipelines in Delta

An oil pipeline surveillance team contracted by the Federal Government to check crude oil theft, Tantita Security Services Nigeria Limited, has reportedly discovered more illegal crude oil pipelines attached to Trans Forcados Export Trunkline. The latest discoveries by the firm led by High Chief Government Ekpemupolo popularly known as Tompolo, …

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NDLEA uncovers cannabis, tramadol in crayfish sack

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has uncovered 15 parcels of cannabis and 600 grams of tramadol concealed in a sack of crayfish for export to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This is contained in a statement by the Director, Media and Advocacy, NDLEA, Mr Femi Babafemi, on Sunday in Abuja. Babafemi …

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ICPC uncovers N400bn fraud in 2021, 2022 budgets

•••N100bn dubiously inserted•••N50bn manipulated as salaries for ghost workers The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission,  on Thursday, disclosed that the N13.59trillion 2021 budget was padded by the various Ministries, Departments and Agencies, with duplicated projects worth N300bn. The Chairman of the anti- graft  agency,  Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, …

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ICPC uncovers N49.9bn ‘ghost’ workers’ salaries

The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission and other related offences on Thursday opened up that the N13.59trillion 2021 budget was padded by the various Ministries, Departments and Agencies, with duplicated projects worth N300b. The ICPC Chairman, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, during an interface with the Senate Committee on Finance, also disclosed that …

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TSA saves N4bn, IPPIS uncovers 54,000 payroll scams

The National Security Adviser Maj-Gen Babagana Monguno (retd.) has claimed that since the Federal Government adopted the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System, it has discovered at least 54,000 payroll scams, adding that the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System has helped uncover over 54,000 payroll scams. The NSA made …

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Kogi court uncovers 268 ghost workers

The staff verification committee, set up by the Kogi State Acting Chief Judge, Justice Josiah Majebi, to probe the nominal roll of the state High Court, has discovered 268 ghost workers on the court’s payroll. The committee has also uncovered 706 illegally recruited staff  members on the payroll of the …

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NDLEA uncovers 442 crystal meths at Lagos airport

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has uncovered 442 parcels of Crystal Methamphetamine concealed in heads of smoked fishes packed in cartons for export to Dubai, United Arab Emirates through the SAHCO shed of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Ikeja Lagos. The 11.90kg consignment was brought to the SAHCO export …

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