Tag: Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)

Op-Ed EditorJuly 10, 2021

Fidelity Bank denies probing of former MD/CEO, Nnamdi Okonkwo

Fidelity Bank Plc has refuted an alleged probe of its former Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Nnamdi Okonkwo. The bank in ...

Kola MuhammedJune 17, 2021

FG subsidising electricity cost with trillions, INEC sets date for Ekiti guber election | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Appeal Court dismisses Jegede’s petition against Akeredolu The Court of Appeal in Akure has dismissed the petition filed by Eyitayo ...

Michael IsaacApril 15, 2021

Presidency: “We’re still working on the release of Chibok girls” | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the thirty-six states of Nigeria, these are the five biggest stories you shouldn’t miss out on: Presidency: “We’re still ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJuly 8, 2020

Ciroma or Umar; Nigerians in suspense over appointment of possible successor for Magu

A German proverb often quoted quips that “people talk about something until it actually happens.” It seems as though Nigerians ...

Bernard DayoMarch 26, 2019

The Big 5: APC asks DSS to investigate PDP over ”illegal access” to INEC server; N1.3 trn public funds stolen in four years – Magu | Other top stories

Here are the top stories that you should be monitoring: APC must have its way in the leadership of of ...

Bernard DayoMarch 9, 2019

I’ll keep attacking Buhari’s govt. – Obasanjo; Tribunal grants Atiku, PDP access to inspect electoral materials and other stories that made the headlines this week

Here are the big ten stories that drove conversation this week: Appeal Court clears Taraba APC governorship candidate The Court ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 5, 2019

The Late 5: Women protest at INEC, demand violence-free polls; I was investigated for being privy to illicit transfer of funds – Obanikoro | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Buhari seeks support from Ekiti monarch against elections President Buhari on Tuesday ...

Oke UmurhohwoJanuary 16, 2019

Onnoghen: The consequence of a national silence

Obviously, the atmosphere is tense in Nigeria. The report that the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen, is ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 10, 2018

We didn’t arrest Ogbonna Orji because of Atiku’s sons – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reacted to reports that it raided an apartment occupied by two sons ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 29, 2018

Fayose regains freedom after 13 days in EFCC custody

Former governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose has regained freedom after spending 13 days in the custody of the Economic and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 19, 2018

Dasuki laundered the N2.1bn not me, Dokpesi tells court

Raymond Dokpesi and his Daar Investment and Holdings Company Limited (the parent company of AIT and Raypower FM) told the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 2, 2017

“We are prepared to go after human traffickers” – Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has said the commission would begin to ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 1, 2017

‘EFCC may place bounty for the arrest of former pension boss, Maina’

Having said there are a couple of people protecting the wanted former boss of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 1, 2017

‘EFCC continues investigation of unclaimed Ikoyi $43m cash’

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has resumed the probe into the $43.4 million cash found at Osborne Towers ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 26, 2017

How Badeh’s sons, wife fled to U.S. – witness

The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday, heard how the wife of former Chief of Air Staff (COAS), Alex Badeh and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 25, 2017

It is time to open a new page in the anti-corruption fight – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo Wednesday, said the anti-corruption war in the country must take a new turn for it to succeed. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 20, 2017

How Dasuki diverted N1.4bn for national prayer – EFCC official

An official of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Michael Adariku has told an Abuja high court that the former ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 19, 2017

Court orders interim forfeiture of 14 properties linked to former FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has approved the application of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for interim forfeiture ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 21, 2017

EFCC commends CJN for prioritising corruption cases in courts

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in a statement by its Spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren in Abuja on Wednesday, has ...

Op-ed EditorApril 19, 2017

Opinion: Abracadabra! Behold, the scammer and the scammed

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Nigerians are horrified, and rightly so, for what passes for corruption in today’s Nigeria. It’s important to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 17, 2016

Dasukigate: Obanikoro arrives Nigeria to honour EFCC’s invitation

Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has arrived Nigeria from the United States to present himself to the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 12, 2016

FG turns Badeh’s N1.1bn mansion to ofice

The Federal Government has converted a building seized from a former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshal Alex ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 14, 2016

Just In: EFCC declares former Katsina governor Ibrahim Shema wanted (PHOTO)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday declared a former governor of Katsina state Ibrahim Shema wanted. In ...

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