How Abacha looted $2b, by U.S. report

The United States has opened up on how the late Head of State, Gen. Sani Abacha , his son, Mohammed, a friend of the family, Abubakar Atiku Bagudu and others looted about $2.2 billion through security votes fraud. Money was also stolen through the Ajaokuta Steel debt-buy back and extortion of Dumez Group, a company…

Five arrested in Akwa Ibom baby factory

The police in Akwa Ibom State have arrested five people for their alleged involvement in a baby factory. Seven expectant mothers are being held. Commissioner of Police Umar Gwadabe said the baby factory was located at 19, Nepa Line, Ikot Ekpene. He said: “The discovery came following a tip-off that two women, Ima Akpan (35)…

Foundation of Nigeria’s education policy obsolete

The Federal Government, yesterday, said that the foundation which formed the bedrock of the nation’s education policy had become obsolete. President Goodluck Jonathan made this known at the opening ceremony of the 20th Nigeria Economic Summit, with the theme, ‘Transforming Education through Partnership for Global Competitiveness,’ in Abuja. This was even as the government said…