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Nigeria's president orders probe into missing aid funds - Financial Times

Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's president, has ordered an investigation into a senior civil servant linked to missing funds meant to avert famine in the north-east of the country. Mr Buhari, who pledged to fight widespread corruption when he won elections ...and more »

Nigerian spy chief suspended after $43m in cash found in Lagos apartment - Sky News

Anti-corruption investigators in Nigeria say the stash, including $43m, was found hidden in filing cabinets and a wardrobe. 18:16, UK, Wednesday 19 April 2017. Nigeria corruption. Pic: EFCC. Image: Investigators with the money. Pic: EFCC. By Russell ...and more »

In Nigeria, president Buhari's anti-corruption battle is shaking up his own team - Quartz

During his campaign for the presidency and since taking office two years ago Nigeria's president Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his anti-corruption campaign as a pillar of his administration. But while his public rhetoric galvanized the Economic and ...and more »

Nigeria suspends top officials over missing humanitarian funds - Deutsche Welle

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari suspended two top government officials on Wednesday over corruption allegations involving the misuse of humanitarian funds. Buhari has ordered an investigation into both the country's spy chief and one of the ...and more »

Nigeria's spy chief suspended after $43 million seized from apartment - CNN

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) Nigeria's spy chief has been suspended amid reports that a $43 million stash seized in a widely trumpeted apartment raid belonged to his agency. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari suspended Ayodele Oke, director-general of the ...and more »

Nigeria's Buhari suspends spy chief after $43m found in Lagos - BBC News

Nigeria's foreign spy chief Ayo Oke has been suspended after anti-corruption officers found more than $43m (£34m) in a flat in the main city, Lagos, the president's office has said. Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into how the spy agency ...and more »

President Buhari suspends SGF, Babachir Lawal, DG, NIA - Daily Post Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has suspended the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Mr David Babachir Lawal and ordered an investigation into the allegations of violations of law and due process made against him in the award of contracts ...and more »

Lawal: Who is presidency? - Vanguard

By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-Who is Presidency? This was the question the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Engr. Babachir Lawal fired back at State House correspondents who had accosted him to respond to the news of ...and more »

Nigeria Suspends Intel Chief over $43 Million Cash Stash - Voice of America

Nigeria's president on Wednesday suspended the country's intelligence chief over the recent discovery of $43 million in cash in a Lagos apartment. President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered an investigation into how the National Intelligence Agency came to ...and more »

Finally, Buhari Suspends SGF, Oke, NIA DG - THISDAY Newspapers

By Omololu Ogunmade in Abuja. Almost five months after the Senate called for the sack and prosecution of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. David Babachir Lawal, over allegations of financial impropriety, President Muhammadu ...and more »