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SEC DG Sent On Compulsory Leave

SEC DG Sent On Compulsory Leave

News June 12, 2012 at 1:04 pm 0 comments



Aruma Oteh

The director-general of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms. Arunma Oteh, has been sent on compulsory leave.Though details of Oteh’s suspension were sketchy at press time, LEADERSHIP gathered that,

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Our Stand: Lawan, Otedola, N2.6trn Thieves Must Face Justice

Our Stand: Lawan, Otedola, N2.6trn Thieves Must Face Justice

News June 12, 2012 at 12:14 pm 0 comments

Anti-graft agencies now have another opportunity to prove that Nigeria is not yet “a paradise for maggots” (the title of a new book on Nuhu Ribadu, EFCC’s first chairman) by getting all the actors (and actresses) in the latest corruption scandals prosecuted in good time. After the Farouk Lawan-led House

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SEC DG Sent On Compulsory Leave

SEC DG Sent On Compulsory Leave

News June 12, 2012 at 12:04 pm 0 comments



Aruma Oteh

The director-general of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ms. Arunma Oteh, has been sent on compulsory leave.Though details of Oteh’s suspension were sketchy at press time, LEADERSHIP gathered that, the DG’S suspension was based on her alleged

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Farouk Lawan breaks silence, denies receiving $600,000 bribe

Farouk Lawan breaks silence, denies receiving $600,000 bribe

News June 11, 2012 at 12:04 am 0 comments



Farouk Lawan

“No amount of redherring and cheap blackmail will affect our resolve to continue to act in the best interest of the country with all the available information at our disposal.”
Farouk Lawan, the beleaguered chairman of the House

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THISDAY editor, Simon Kolawole, resigns in protest

THISDAY editor, Simon Kolawole, resigns in protest

News June 10, 2012 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

The editor of THISDAY, Simon Kolawole, has resigned in response to Sunday’s new appointments at the newspaper which saw him removed as editor and reassigned as editorial director.
In the new appointments, Ijeoma Nwogwugwu, who was previously Editor of THISDAY on Sunday was named Mr. Kolawole’s replacement while Tunde Rahman, former

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Farouk Lawan breaks silence, denies receiving $600,000 bribe

Farouk Lawan breaks silence, denies receiving $600,000 bribe

News June 10, 2012 at 11:04 pm 0 comments



Farouk Lawan

“No amount of redherring and cheap blackmail will affect our resolve to continue to act in the best interest of the country with all the available information at our disposal.”
Farouk Lawan, the beleaguered chairman of the House

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