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Shema, ex-Katsina State governor remanded in EFCC custody till April 27

Former Katsina State Governor, Ibrahim Shehu Shema was yesterday remanded in Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) custody over alleged money laundering of N5.7 billion SURE-P funds. Shema was remanded yesterday on the orders of a Federal High Court after he was docked and a 26-count charge of alleged conspiracy …

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800 gets free medicare in Matazu

Eight hundred aged and less privileged people affected with various ailments in Matazu local government area of Katsina state have benefited from free treatment by a nongovernment group Ukashatu foundation. The ailments include ophthalmic cases, hypertension, peptic ulcer and diabetes. The chairman of the foundation Dr. Hamza ukashatu Matazu said …

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Alleged N5.7bn SURE-P Fraud: I’m ready for trial–Ex-Gov Shema

…as court rules on his motion to reclaim 13 seized properties By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – Former Governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, has declared his preparedeness to appear in court to defend fresh charge the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, preferred against him over alleged diversion of N5.7billion …

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How Katsina APC, PDP tested popularity with rallies – Daily Trust

At both rallies held recently, the APC and PDP tried to showcase their acceptability as evident in the way they trade supporters. The two parties received defectors, including new entrants from what politicians call “banana political parties.” At the APC’s rally, the National Chairman, John Oyegun, received top politicians like …

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