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Alleged N2.2bn Oil Subsidy Fraud: EFCC Presents Additional Witness Against Mamman Nasir Ali

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has brought forth another prosecution witness in the case against Mamman Nasir Ali and Christian Taylor. They stand accused in connection to an alleged N2.2bn oil subsidy fraud. The latest testimony was presented before Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos

The defendants, along with Nasaman Oil Services Limited, face amended 49-count charges related to conspiracy, obtaining money by false pretense, forgery, and use of false documents. One of the counts alleges a fraudulent attempt to obtain N749,991,273.36 from the Federal Government by falsely claiming subsidy on imported petroleum products. Another count involves the purported obtaining of N1,480,074,125.61 under similar false pretenses.

Initially, the trial commenced before Justice Adeniyi Onigbanjo but was later reassigned to Justice Dada after Justice Onigbanjo withdrew from the case.

During the recent court session, the EFCC presented Popoola Olayiwola, a staff member of the Debt Management Office (DMO), as a prosecution witness. Olayiwola testified about his role in issuing Sovereign Debt Notes (SDNs) to oil marketers for subsidy claims. He outlined the features of SDNs and confirmed preparing such instruments for Nasaman Oil Services Limited in 2012.

Olayiwola identified two SDNs, presented as Exhibit P13, which were issued to Nasaman Oil Services Limited. He confirmed that Christian Taylor collected the SDNs on behalf of the company. The amounts involved in the SDNs were specified as N749,991,273.36 and N1,480,074,125.61 respectively.

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5 SERVANTS OF GOD IN NIGERIA TO BE SOON DECLARED SAINTS ACCORDING TO THE CATHOLIC TRADITIONS AND RITUALS -FADA MENTOR

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In response to a question asked by a commentator on my Facebook post yesterday, Fada Mentor  now confirm that there are five ‘Servants of God’ on the path to sainthood in the Catholic Church in Nigeria.

Servant of God is the first of four stages before one is declared a Saint. The ‘Servants of God’ are:

1. Fr. Abraham Anselm Ojefua: founder of the Order of Knights of St Mulumba, died in 1988, aged 78.

2. Bishop Michael Eneja: third Bishop of Enugu Diocese from 1978 to 1996, died in 2008, aged 89.

3. Archbishop Gabriel Gonsum Ganaka: second Bishop and first Archbishop of Jos from 1974 until his death in 1999, aged 62.

4. Vivian Uchechi Ogu: 14-year old Catholic girl who resisted being sexually defiled by armed robbers and was killed (in Benin City archdiocese) in 2009. She is a native of Enyiogugu in Aboh Mbaise LGA of Imo State (Ahiara Diocese)

5. Fr. Aaron Ejikemeuwa Ekwu: priest of Awka Diocese, ordained in 1965 in Vienna Austria, served in Austria and Nigeria and died in a fatal car accident in 1989, aged 53.

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‘He Is In The Mortuary’ — Anambra Police Speaks On ‘Burying’ Junior Pope, Other Victims By The River Side.

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The Anambra State Police has reacted to the confusion surrounding the burial of the victims of the Anam boat mishap by the riverside.

According to the police, three of the deceased were buried by the riverside but actor Junior Pope and one other are still in the morgue.

The police added that one of those buried by the riverside has been exhumed and taken back to her state for burial.

Anambra State Police Command Public Relations Officer, SP Tochukwu Ikenga, said in a statement: “The Command on an inquiry about the unconfirmed information that the recovered bodies including Junior Pope were buried by the Riverside where the boat accident happened, discovered that three of the deceased Families accepted the victim should be buried beside the river.

“But later, the family of one of the victims decided to exhume the body to be given a proper burial in her State while the other two were still buried there.

“Also, Junior Pope and one other are still in the morgue and await the deceased family’s funeral arrangements, Please let’s be guided.

“Meanwhile, the producer of the movie and the two boat drivers’ Statements have been obtained, and other necessary actions/moves already emplaced by the Operatives as directed by the Commissioner of Police to determine the criminal liability of any person, if any, in the mishap.”

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The apology from Dunamis church so political and self-defensive

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The online Saga which has been trending a female law graduate of open university whom was a victim of embarrassment at they Dunamis church which has gain her popularity across Nigeria and Africa in a negative way.

The incident happened why the lady was given her testimony on how she graduated from national open university I means the challenges and financial difficulties she face while studying law at national open university.

Because of her unstructured grammar, the senior pastor of Dunamis church pastor Paul enenche stood up and the embarrass her by asking her private related request of the lady as of the time.

After all set and done the church has find out that the lady is a bonafide graduate of the said university and they have tendered an apology which looks so political and self-defenseive.

Below is a picture of the apology from the dunamis church.

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