The Future Of Nigeria Without Corruption

By Muhammed Abdullahi It is almost a decade now since I attended the annual Ibrahim Rafiu public forum organized by the Junior Chamber International (JCI) of the University of Ilorin. Four papers, all centered on corruption and how the youths could help checkmate it, were delivered. But the most insightful was incidentally presented by my elder brother, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi who was then the Special Adviser on Policy and Strategy to the former governor Bukola Saraki of Kwara State. My brother’s paper, captioned: Branches high in the Sky, raised a…

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Magu: Senate Draws Battle Line With Osinbajo

what appeared to be the resumption of the hostilities between the Executive and the Legislature took place in the Senate yesterday. The upper chamber resolved to ask Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to immediately implement its resolutions, including the removal of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Acting Chairman Ibrahim Magu. It drew a line in the sand, resolving to suspend confirmation of nominees until issues relating to the power of the Senate to confirm executive nominees as contained in the constitution are resolved. The Senate insisted that its resolutions, especially…

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