The Magu Affair

The Senate, for the second time, rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chairman on grounds of adverse report by the Department of State Security Services (DSS). His first attempt at confirmation was rejected in December 2016 ... Full Story...

Time to scrap the EFCC

This piece was motivated by two inter-related developments: the first is the furore caused by several corruption allegations against some top officials of the Buhari government and the reported directive by the President to the Attorney General of the Federati... Full Story...

How Nigeria lost N500bn in Malabu oil deal

…Reps commence investigation The House of Representatives yesterday commenced investigation into the award of the the controversial  Oil Prospecting Licence (OPL) 245, better known as Malabu Oil deal. The House had by a resolution of January 27 mandated the ... Full Story...