Tag: AGF

  • FLASH: Buhari Sacks Acting Accountant-General Amid Fraud Allegations

    FLASH: Buhari Sacks Acting Accountant-General Amid Fraud Allegations

    Chukwuyere N. Anamekwe, the acting Accountant-General of the Federation (AGF), has reportedly been sacked Anamekwe, according to a media source, has been replaced with Okolieaboh Ezeoke Sylvis, a former director of the TSA The source has it that Anamekwe was removed from office over an ongoing investigation by the EFCC Abuja – A report from…

  • NASS, AGF, Others Urge Court To Dismiss Suit Seeking Increment Of Judges’ Salaries

    NASS, AGF, Others Urge Court To Dismiss Suit Seeking Increment Of Judges’ Salaries

      The National Assembly (NASS), on Tuesday, urged the National Industrial Court, to dismiss a suit seeking an upward review of judges’ salaries. The Attorney-General of the Federation & Minister of Justice ( AGF) and National Judicial Commission ( NJC), who are also defendants in the suit instituted by Chief Sebastien Tar, SAN, aligned themselves…

  • Hushpuppi: Court Grants Abba Kyari’s Request To Present More Evidence To Stop Extradition To U.S.

    Hushpuppi: Court Grants Abba Kyari’s Request To Present More Evidence To Stop Extradition To U.S.

    Suspended DCP Abba Kyari on Thursday told a Federal High Court, Abuja that the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF)’s response to his counter affidavit was an abuse of court process. Kyari, in a notice of preliminary objection marked: FHC/ABJ/CS/249/2022 dated and filed on May 19 by Chief Kanu Agabi, SAN, before Justice Inyang Ekwo, said…

  • Just In: Suspended Accountant-General who stole N80 billion released from EFCC custody

    Just In: Suspended Accountant-General who stole N80 billion released from EFCC custody

    The suspended Accountant-General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, has been released from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Family sources confirmed his release to DAILY NIGERIAN, saying Mr Ahmed was released on Wednesday night. Mr Idris was arrested by the operatives of EFCC on May 16 in connection with diversion of…

  • BREAKING: Zainab Ahmed Suspends AGF Over N80bn Scandal

    BREAKING: Zainab Ahmed Suspends AGF Over N80bn Scandal

    Minister of Finance Budget and National Planning Mrs Zainab Ahmed has suspended the embattled Accountant General of the Federation Ahmed Idris. The suspension letter marked HMFBNP/AGF/SUSPENSION/5/2022 and dated 18th May, 2022 said the suspension became necessary “to allow for proper and unhindered investigation in to the serious allegations in line with Public Service Rules 030406”.…