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Why Cryptocurrencies Pose Danger To Global Economy — EFCC Boss

Advancement in digital assets such as cryptocurrencies increasingly portends huge risks to the world economy, the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has said. This, according to Mr Bawa, is partly because, many criminals now play significant roles in crypto-currency markets. He said the virtual …

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Autopsy Shows Kubiat Isaac Was Tortured To Death -Lawyer

The lawyer representing the family of late Kubiat Isaac Akpan, the prospective National Youths Service Corps member who died in Police cell in Akwa Ibom State, Inibehe Effiong, says that autopsy report revealed that the deceased was tortured to death. State commissioner of Police, Andrew Amiengheme, ordered the autopsy amid …

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EFCC Secures Man’s Conviction For N11m Fraud

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has sentenced one Damisa Gideon aka Captain Kim Lee, and Deborah Okiemute to various jail terms. This was after they were arraigned by the Makurdi Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for offences bordering on impersonation and internet fraud. Justice …

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NNPC May Float Initial Public Offering In 2024, Kyari Reveals

Nigerians and foreign investors interested in owning shares in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), which is set for full commercialisation in the next six months, may need to wait till 2024, Group Managing Director of the corporation, Mallam Mele Kyari, has disclosed. Kyari, who revealed this when he appeared …

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Kaduna LG Polls: APC Humbles PDP, Wins 15 Chairmanship Seats

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has won the majority of the chairmanship and ouncillorship seats in the local government council elections held in Kaduna State on Saturday. The ruling party won 15 of the 17 chairmanship seats whose results have so far been declared, while the opposition Peoples Democratic Party …

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