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CBN Gets Court Order To Freeze 11 Bank Accounts Linked To Suspicious Activities

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday said it has secured an order from the Federal High Court in Abuja to freeze the accounts of eleven accounts belonging to five…

Twitter Cracks Down On Top Nigerian Influencers…Tife, Pamilerin, Others Lose Accounts

Twitter has suspended the accounts of several Nigerian social media influencers. The social media giant suspended the accounts of over fifteen influencers in the country, including Danny walter, Tife, Volqx…

◊ Open Treasury: BUDGIT, CISLAC commend FG as payments to personal accounts drop by 94%

BUDGIT and CISLAC, have commended the Federal Government over the launch of the Open Treasury Portal targeted at increasing transparency and accountability in government spending.  This prompted BudgIT, a civic…

Court blocks Shell’s accounts over alleged oil theft

By Lucas Ajanaku   A Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos has granted an interim Mareva injunction directing commercial banks to block Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited accounts in…

FG To Announce Deadline For Nigerians To Link Their NIN To Their Bank Accounts

The Federal government has revealed plans to issue a deadline for Nigerians to link their National Identity Numbers (NINs) with their bank accounts. Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communication and…

#EndSARS: CBN During Military Dictatorship Never Froze Activists’ Bank Accounts – Falana

Femi Falana Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana SAN, has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop freezing the bank accounts of protesters and activists in Nigeria. Falana made…

Deadline to link NIN to bank accounts coming

The Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami yesterday said the Federal Government would soon announce a timeline for Nigerians to link their National Identity Numbers (NINs) with…

#EndSARS: Malami Reacts To Court Order Unfreezing Protesters’ Bank Accounts

The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, on Wednesday, said that the federal government is also empowered by law to appeal against the recent court…

● FG Has Frozen My Bank Accounts, Sunday Igboho Raises The Alarm

Sunday Igboho Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Igboho, has warned the federal government to unfreeze his bank accounts or face massive protests in the South West. Igboho gave this warning while…

● Sunday Igboho warns FG to unfreeze his bank accounts or face consequences

Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, has warned the federal government to unfreeze his bank accounts or face massive protests in the South West. Igboho, speaking…

● CBN Directs Banks To Close Accounts Of Cryptocurrency Traders

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed banks to close accounts of persons or entities involved in cryptocurrency transactions within their systems. The apex bank gave the directive in…

● Supreme Court Finds No Merit In Abacha Family’s Request To Unfreeze Overseas Accounts

Gen. Sani Abacha, former Nigerian Military Ruler The Supreme Court on Friday mentioned there was no advantage in an attraction filed by a member of the family of the late…

Facebook, Instagram Extend Ban On Trump’s Accounts After Capitol Hill Violence

Donald Trump, US President Chief Executive Officer of Facebook and Instagram social media platforms, Mark Zuckerberg, has accused United States president Donald Trump of “violent insurrection” and extended the block…

Dollar Would Have Exchanged Above N500 If Accounts Of Protesters Were Not Frozen — Chief Judge

Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, Justice John Tsoho, has given reasons why the court froze the bank accounts of #EndSARS protesters. He disclosed this during a special court…

We Froze #EndSARS Protesters Bank Accounts In Error – Chief Judge Tsoho

The Federal High Court did not freeze accounts of #EndSars protesters but those of corporate bodies under suspicion of money laundering, John Tsoho, Chief Judge of the court said on…