US exposes FG’s plan to pay APC gov $100m from Abacha loot

US exposes FG’s plan to pay APC gov $100m from Abacha loot

Buhari and Governor Atiku Bagudu. Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The United States Department of Justice says the Federal Government led by the President, Maj.Gen Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is blocking attempts to recover Abacha loot traced to Kebbi State Governor, Atiku Bagudu. The DoJ made the claim in court papers filed before the District Court for the District of Columbia in Washington, Bloomberg reports. The PUNCH reports that Bagudu, who is a close ally of Buhari and…

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FG to make rice cheaper, sufficient before Christmas

FG to make rice cheaper, sufficient before Christmas

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State. By Ismaila Chafe The National Food Security Council (NFSC), chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari, will make rice available before the Christmas festivity. The Deputy Chairman of the Council, Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, stated this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. He stated that the Council was aware of the current high prices of rice, assuring Nigerians that rice would be made…

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NDLEA arrests native doctor with Indian hemp farm

NDLEA arrests native doctor with Indian hemp farm

By Ibrahim Bello The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) in Kebbi has arrested a 55-year-old native doctor, Arage Rikici, with Cannabis Sativa farm at Kukin village in Fakai Local Government Area of the state. The state commander of the agency, Mr Suleiman Jadi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi on Wednesday that cannabis farming was unprecedented in the history of the state. “Sequel to intelligence report, a team of NDL4,…

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