Nigerian Senators Negotiate Bribe To Endorse Report On Missing Petro-Billions

A credible source at the Nigerian Senate has told SaharaReporters that members of the Senate Committee on Finance led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi have been offered unspecified amounts of bribe by agents of Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and officials of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to endorse the committee’s interim report…

African leaders’ plan against terrorism

The decision of African leaders to set up a committee that will fashion out a framework for tackling terrorism is a welcome response to the increasing activities of terrorists in different parts of the continent.The committee, made up of ministers from selected countries, was set up in South Africa during the meeting between President Goodluck…

Weapons found in Zamfara lawmaker’s house

FROM ATTAHIRU AHMED GUSAUFear has gripped residents of Gusau,  the Zamfara State capital  following the discovery of  arms and ammunition, including grenade  in  the residence of a lawmaker(names with held) in the state by security operatives.As the news of the scary discovery spread in Gusau and neigbouring Tsafe town,there was panic and tension as motorists…