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PENGASSAN: Failed leadership and financial recklessness by Taofeek Ibrahim

There is a common saying most successful organizations are built on the foundation of visionary leadership. It must however be emphasized that leadership is not a title or position, rather it is exerting influence and not control over a certain group of people to achieve a defined and sustainable goal. The dangers of recognizing leadership as a position is that it breeds individuals who wield power in an oppressive and abusive manner so much so that it eventually spirals out of control. More often than not, the result reneges on…

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Gunmen Invade EFCC Boss, Magu’s House, Kill Policeman

Unknown gunmen last night invaded the bungalow farmhouse of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu and killed a policeman. According to TheNation, the gunmen stormed the farmhouse in Karshi in the Federal Capital Territory at about 10pm and exchanged fire with the policemen on sentry. A police Sergeant was hit and he died instantly. This is the second time that the same the house will be attacked by unknown elements. The last 10 months had been tough for Magu because of his refusal…

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Photos: Vacancy at presidency: couple defraud professor of $38,000

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) today arraigned a couple, Prince Alphonsus Mbakwe and his wife, Mrs Florence Mbakwe before Justice Lawal Akapo of the Lagos State High Court on a five-count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretence and stealing. The couple allegedly defrauded one Professor Uchenna Elike by claiming to help him secure a consultancy job in the Presidency. One of the EFCC counts read against the couple reads: “that you Prince Alphonsus Mbakwe between 2010­ and 2014, in Lagos, within the jurisdiction of this honourable…

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Decapitated man’s head found ‘covered in Arabic writing’ and hung on a factory fence in France

The decapitated head of a man was found around 10am this morning hung on the fence of a gas and chemical factory in Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, near the city of Lyon, South East, France. The severed head was found about 30 feet away from the man’s dead body which was covered in Arabic writing. The attack on the factory, which is American owned, left several people injured as ‘gas bombs’ were used. It is believed the explosions may have intended to blow up the entire factory site but failed. A 30 year…

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BUSTED AGAIN! Rapper Rick Ross Jailed For Kidnapping

Rick Ross has been arrested and thrown behind bars and it has nothing to do with drug possession. The rapper, who’s been busted for the second time this month, was picked up by the police on Wednesday morning, June 24 in Fayette County, Georgia and charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault, and aggravated battery. According to the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force of the U.S. Marshals Service the incident happened two weeks ago but haven’t given further details about what exactly led to Ross’ arrest. TMZ reports that Ross was picked…

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