REPORT: Yahoo – Yahoo’ Boys Are Armed Robbers – Clergy

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Over the years, the alarming growth of the internet and its wide acceptance has led to increase in security threats. In Nigeria today, several internet assisted crimes known as cybercrimes are committed daily in various forms such as fraudulent electronic mails, pornography, identity theft, hacking, cyber harassment, spamming, Automated Teller Machine spoofing, piracy and phishing. […]

Report: Nigeria Listed Among Countries Striving To End Modern Slavery

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A report published by Walk Free on Global Slavery Index has placed Nigeria among countries striving to end modern slavery globally. The report titled ‘Measurement, Action, Freedom’ conducted by over 30 anti-slavery organisations across the world, captures activities of modern slavery in over 180 countries. In the report, countries are assessed on their ability to […]

REPORT: ICPC Set To Monitor States’ Budgetary Allocations

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) plans to monitor budgetary allocations to state governments in the country to ensure accountability and proper utilisation of the funds. In addition, tax fraud and illicit financial flows investigation will also be conducted as well as the prosecution of money laundering offenders. It is even […]

REPORT: Nigeria Accounts For Bulk of $90b Illicit Outflow From Africa – ICPC

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The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owosanoye, has said that the bulk of an estimated $90 billion that leave Africa through illicit channels annually is from Nigeria. This report was made in a speech at the commemoration of the 2019 African Union Anti-Corruption Day organized by the Bauchi […]

REPORT: FG Moves to Ban Almajiri System

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The NSA disclosed this during a joint press briefing on the outcome of the National Economic Council (NEC) meeting presided by the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the State House, Abuja.The federal government is considering proscribing the Almajiri system to address the rising insecurity in the country, the National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, has […]