Nigerian Courts Begin Trial of Indicted Fuel Marketers


The police say they have provided hard evidence that will provide a water-tight case against fuel marketers indicted in the on going trial.
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    Leadership, 2 November 2012

    The Police Serious Fraud Unit (SFU) yesterday commenced the interrogation of some arrested oil marketers, but feelers from the Force headquarters showed that the suspects were ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Capital Oil Refutes Allegations of Subsidy Fraud

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  • Nigeria:  Subsidy Scam - Desperate Marketers Adopt New Strategies to Escape

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    As the Presidency promises immediate action on the Ribadu Panel report when submitted, there are indications that President Goodluck Jonathan has shunned attempts by some marketers ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Fuel Subsidy - Fears Mount Over Prosecution of Cases

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    There are growing fears that several subsidy fraud cases being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the Special Fraud Unit (SFU) of the Nigerian ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Subsidy Fraud - Group Wants Ministers Sacked

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    A civil society coalition under the umbrella of End Impunity Now (EIN) has called for the immediate sack of Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke and Finance ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Subsidy Scam - Jonathan Shuns Indicted Oil Marketers

    Leadership, 1 November 2012

    As the Presidency promises to track down and prosecute all indicted oil marketers, there are reports that President Goodluck Jonathan has shunned attempts by some marketers to meet ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Subsidy Scam - Jonathan Shuns Desperate Marketers

    Vanguard, 1 November 2012

    The noose may indeed be closing in on the perpetrators of the fuel subsidy scam as sources said that the president has refused to give audience to desperate marketers who made ... read more »