Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday met with the heads of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the Department of State Security (DSS), the Nigeria Police Force and other security chiefs in his office at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday stormed the residence of Senator Danjuma Goje, former governor of Gombe State.

The Premium Times reports that the officers raided the Senator’s home located in Asokoro at about 6 p.m. Thursday.

The move may not be unconnected to allegations of corruption leveled against Goje, while he served as Gombe State governor.

Goje, who is the Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriation, is being charged by the anti-graft agency with an alleged N25bn fraud.

He is accused of illegally awarding a N1bn contract for the supply of dictionaries to Gombe State Universal Basic Education Board (UBEB), without following procurement process.

He was also alleged to have paid 85 per cent of the contract sum upfront to the supplier, Real and Integrated Hospitality Company, as against the prescribed 15 per cent as contained in the UBEB guidelines when he was the governor.

It will be recalled that a Federal High Court, sitting in Jos, Plateau State, had in October, 2016, issued a bench warrant for Goje’s arrest, for refusing to show up in court.

Former Jigawa State Governor, Sule Lamido has described President Muhammdu Buhari’s anti-corruption war as a mere “noise”.

Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called the attention of Nigerians to an alleged plot by President Muhammadu Buhari to bury details of the controversial $43 million Osborn cash.

Suspended Director-General of National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayo Oke, on Wednesday broke down in tears after security barred him from entering the Presidential Villa.

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate suspension of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Babachir Lawal.

Former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke, has denied reports he authorized the award of the OPL 245 oil block, to a controversial firm.

A former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, has reacted to the search of his apartment by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday.

The administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari was subject to a very slow start; it took the president about five months to appoint his ministers, took seven months to present first budget, 16 months to shift grounds on the naira and two years to show the Nigerian people an articulate economic plan.

The lower chamber of the National Assembly, House of Representatives, has mandated a Joint Committee on National Security and Intelligence and Public Procurement to investigate the Jon-Ode led Presidential Arms probe panel which was recently disbanded by the federal government.

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