Tagged: EFCC

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EFCC arrests Murtala Nyako’s son in Gombe

by James Sambo The son of the former governor of Adamawa state, has been arrested less than two weeks after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, declared wanted, him and his father, Murtala Nyako. Abdul-Aziz...

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EFCC declares Murtala Nyako and son wanted

by Panshak Ibrahim Immediate past governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Apart from Nyako, the EFCC also declared wanted his son, a...

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Ebonyi state governor’s son arrested by EFCC

by Azubuike Azikiwe Elechi Nnanna Elechi, the son of Ebonyi State governor, Martin Elechi, was on Thursday, January 29, arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Elechi, who reportedly arrived...

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Wonder bank pastors jailed over N32 million fraud

by Iyobosa Omoregie   Two clerics, Pastor Glory Okeoghene Abrefera and Reverend Vincent Okpogu have been convicted to seven years imprisonment each for stealing depositors’ funds amounting to N32 million. On Wednesday, December 10, Justice...

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Six arraigned by EFCC for fishing in the wrong waters

by Kolapo Olapoju On Wednesday, 24 September, six men were arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, for unauthorised/illegal fishing. The men, who were arrested by the Nigerian Navy on 27 March, were...

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EFCC nabs two for relieving foreign mark of N1.3billion

by Azubuike Azikiwe Two suspected fraudsters have been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for allegedly defrauding a foreign investor of $7.99 million(N1,308,122,800) under the guise of This was conveyed to...

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EFCC nabs three scammers for attempting to defraud bank

by Kolapo Olapoju The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested three men for attempting to defraud Enterprise Bank. The suspects, Ola Lawal, Olumide Kayode and Abass Adekunle were arrested after an usuccessful...