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Saudi woman arrested after wearing miniskirt in video (Photos) – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Saudi woman arrested after wearing miniskirt in video (Photos) – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/Police in Saudi Arabia have detained a woman who was featured in a social media video wearing a miniskirt and a crop-top as she strolled through a Saudi city, according to a Saudi police statement. The woman, who has been questioned by Riyadh police, told them that “the viral videos were published by an account attributed to her without her knowledge,” according to the statement.The statement adds that the woman’s case has been referred to the general prosecution department in the Saudi capital of Riyadh.On Sunday, the spokesperson for the Presidency of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice — also known as the religious police — said the group was monitoring the issue and taking the “necessary steps” to address a viral video d
Lekki flood: Lagos state government clears blocked drainages in Lekki (photos) – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

Lekki flood: Lagos state government clears blocked drainages in Lekki (photos) – Nigerian: Breaking News In Nigeria

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SOURCE: www.lailasblog.com/Officials of the Lagos state Ministry of Environment have started clearing all blocked drainages in Lekki in order to prevent a repeat of last week’s Lekki flood nightmare.Residents of the Lekki Axis in Lagos State were trapped in their homes, streets overflooded after a heavy downpour.To Receive Free News Updates , Add Us To Your WhatsApp: 08080810909; BBM Pin: D8CB58EE Source link
Nigerian Government Agrees To Publish Names Of Looters

Nigerian Government Agrees To Publish Names Of Looters

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comThe Federal Government has announced plans to publish names of treasury looters as ordered by a Federal High Court in Lagos. The Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami, disclosed this to State House correspondents on Wednesday after the Federal Executive Council meeting. The court had ordered the Federal Government to “immediately release to Nigerians, information about the names of high-ranking public officials from whom public funds were recovered and the circumstances under which funds were recovered, as well as the exact amount recovered from each public official”. The judgment was delivered Justice Hadiza Rabiu Shagari following a Freedom of Information suit number: FHC/CS/964/2016 brought by Socio-Economic Rights
Court Orders Buhari, Osinbajo To Tell Nigerians Names Of All Suspected Looters

Court Orders Buhari, Osinbajo To Tell Nigerians Names Of All Suspected Looters

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comA Federal High Court sitting in Lagos today ordered the Federal Government to “immediately release to Nigerians information about the names of high-ranking public officials from whom public funds were recovered and the circumstances under which funds were recovered, as well as the exact amount of funds recovered from each public official.” The judgment was delivered today by Hon Justice Hadiza Rabiu Shagari following a Freedom of Information suit number:  FHC/CS/964/2016 brought by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP). The suit followed disclosure last year by the Federal Government of funds recovered from some high-ranking public officials and private individuals. In her judgment, Justice Shagari agreed with SERAP that “the Federal Govern
EFCC Grills Ifedore LGA Top Officials Of Ondo State Over N60 Million SURE-P Fund Embezzlement

EFCC Grills Ifedore LGA Top Officials Of Ondo State Over N60 Million SURE-P Fund Embezzlement

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has quizzed three top management staff of the Ifedore Local Council Area of Ondo State over the alleged embezzlement of a N60 million- fund from the Subsidy Reinvestment and Empowerment Program (SUPE-P) meant to execute some capital projects in its area of operation. The trio are: Mr. Taiwo Aladesuyi, Head of the Works Department; Mrs. Dare Alao Olubunmi, the Director of Local Government Administration; and Mrs. O. Fatogun, the LGA’s former Head of Personnel Management. SaharaReporters learnt authoritatively that the SUPE-P fund was diverted into personal accounts and siphoned with the aid of the immediate past chairman of the local government, Mr. Akinsola Adu and some other members of staff members of the
Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Agenda Is Crumbling – It’s Taken Saraki’s Acquittal To Really See It By Kolawole Olaniyan

Buhari’s Anti-Corruption Agenda Is Crumbling – It’s Taken Saraki’s Acquittal To Really See It By Kolawole Olaniyan

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comIt’s often said that one person with a belief and courage is a social power equal to ninety-nine who have only interests. Nigeria would seem to have produced such person when President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office on Friday, 29 May 2015, at least judging by his perceived anti-corruption credentials during his stint as a military head of state in the mid-80s.But the famous dictum that Buhari is ‘Mr. Integrity’ personified that could take on the corrupt system in the country may after all not be wholly true, if the corruption crisis and apparent lack of capacity or will by his government to end the prevailing impunity of perpetrators are anything to go by. On assumption of office, Buhari put fighting grand corruption, sending high-ranking officials and polit
Outrage as Horny South African Prison Inmates Were Treated to a Free Show by Strippers (Photos)

Outrage as Horny South African Prison Inmates Were Treated to a Free Show by Strippers (Photos)

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SOURCE:TORI.NGThe inmates clearly enjoyed the entertainment by the scantily-clad strippers   South African prison officials suspended 13 guards on Monday after women in black body suits and knee high boots were photographed cavorting with inmates in a steamy strip show at one of Johannesburg’s most notorious prisons, The Telegraph UK reports.   Images circulated on social media show various guards standing watch as three strippers perform seductive dances and undress and embrace an inmate dressed in an orange prison overall at the Johannesburg Correctional Centre.   The jail, which houses some of some of the country’s most dangerous convicts, were circulated on Facebook on Monday.   Prisons commissioner James Smalberger said at a press conference that the officials include top managem
Prison Officials in Trouble for Allowing Half N*ked Strippers Entertain Prisoners (Photos)

Prison Officials in Trouble for Allowing Half N*ked Strippers Entertain Prisoners (Photos)

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SOURCE:TORI.NGThe strippers entertaining prison inmates at the South African prison   Managers and lower ranking officials are among 13 people facing possible suspension as the Correctional Services department was on Monday left red-faced by images that surfaced on social media showing scantily clad women in lingerie entertaining prisoners.   "The intention was never to have strippers in the facility‚" Acting National Correctional Services Commissioner James Smalberger told a news briefing."That is unacceptable and we cannot tolerate that at all.   "I want to give assurance that‚ based on our briefing and our visit to the place where this happened‚ is that there is no taxpayer money involved in this ‘entertainment’‚" he said.   The department took the matter seriously after the imag
Osinbajo Condemns Taraba State Killings, Deploys Security Personnel To Affected Communities

Osinbajo Condemns Taraba State Killings, Deploys Security Personnel To Affected Communities

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SOURCE: saharareporters.comResponding to reports of ethnic violence in several communities in Taraba State, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo condemned the killings on Wednesday, vowing to prosecute the perpetrators.In a press statement released on Thursday, the acting president’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, said Mr. Osinbajo visited the affected communities on Wednesday and held an emergency meeting with security officials and Taraba State Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku. He ordered the deployment of security personnel, including police officers, military soldiers, and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officers, to the Taraba State communities to maintain peace and arrest perpetrators of violence. Among the communities affected by the ethnic violence are Toffi, Mayo Daga,