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Toothpaste ingredient could fight malaria, research shows

Research carried out in part by an Artificially-Intelligent (AI) ‘robot scientist’ has found that a common ingredient of toothpaste could be developed to fight...

Dokpesi’s alleged N2.1bn fraud trial adjourned until Feb. 6

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned until Feb. 6, the trial of erstwhile Chairman of DAAR Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi, over alleged N2.1bn...

Photos: Saudi women attend football match for the first time ever

Thousands of Saudi women swarmed into the country's King Fahd Stadium to watch a professional football match live on Saturday, the first time for...

Nigeria ranked second worst electricity supply nation in 2017

Nigeria has been ranked the second worst electricity supply Nation in 2017. This is according to the Spectator Index. The group released the ranking...

Absence of EFCC’s witnesses stalls Omokore’s trial over $1.6bn crude oil...

The trial of an ally of the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke and a businessman, Jide Omokore, and others for alleged diversion...

[Photos] A summary of 2017 Corruption cases in info-graphics

Cash Discovery from Andrew Yakubu   Assets Recovered from Former IGP, Tafa Balogun   Recoveries from DSP Alameiyaseigha   Kogi State Validation Report on Staff Verification Exercise   #AccessNG – Femi Fani-Kayode...

EFCC launches probe as $500m Abacha loot goes missing

Where is $500 million recovered from the late Gen. Sani Abacha’s family? This is the question the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is battling...

Attorney General, Abubakar Malami, obtains court order to stop National Assembly...

Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, has granted an interim order stopping the National Assembly from probing the controversial reinstatement of former chairman of the Presidential...

EFCC arraigns four stock brokers over alleged N13billion fraud

Four stock brokers have been arraigned before Justice Josephine Oyefeso of a Lagos State High Court over an alleged N13billion fraud. The defendants Adeyemi...

Your votes will count in 2019, INEC assures Nigerians

The Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Mahmood Yakubu, has assured Nigerians that their votes will determine the outcome of the 2019...

Nigeria: Residents Groan As Fuel Crisis Worsens in FCT

Abuja — Though the fuel crisis, which surfaced across major cities last month has subsided in some states, residents of the Federal Capital Territory...

EFCC arraigns two men for N10.4m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Gombe Zonal Office, on Wednesday, January 17, 2017 arraigned the duo of Yusuf Usman and Sani Ahmed...

Oil Subsidy fraud: Nigerian billionaire, Walter Wagbatsoma jailed in UK

Walter Wagbatsoma, chairman, Ontario Oil & Gas Limited who was sentenced to 10 years following his prosecution by EFCC for N754million oil subsidy fraud,...

Nigerian man sentenced to 2 years imprisonment for N10m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on January 15, 2018 secured the conviction of one Chike Tony Odigbo on one count charge of...

Suspected herdsmen burn ex-naval chief’s farm in Kwara, destroy food items...

Former Chief of Naval Staff, Vice-Admiral Samuel Afolayan (retd), yesterday January 17th, accused herdsmen of burning 20 hectares of orange plantation, 20 hectares of cassava farm and five...

2019 INEC Timetable and the Fate of the #NotTooYoungToRun Bill

Kudos to the National Assembly, the Senate and House of Representatives who have played their own parts by passing the #NotTooYoungToRun bill since July...

Driver defrauds boss, commits suicide

A 39-year-old driver, Akan Iboro, yesterday, reportedly committed suicide in his apartment in Ketu area of Lagos, after he was sacked by his boss, a...

Witness tells court how he discovered $9,772,500 and £7k in a...

The trial of a former Group Managing Director GMD, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Andrew Yakubu continued on January 16, 2018 before Justice A. R. Mohamed of the Federal...

EFCC Re-arraigns Former FCT Minister, Jumoke Akinjide

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jumoke Akinjide before a Federal High...

Prison decongestion panel frees 458 inmates

Stakeholders Committee on Prison Reforms and Prison Decongestion has facilitated the release of 458 inmates in Kaduna State. The special panel, which was inaugurated...

Ex-President Jonathan denies comment on Gov el-Rufai’s campaign funds

Spokesman for former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, Mr. Ikechukwu Eze, has dissociated his boss from a comment circulating online to the effect that the...

EFCC speaks on attempt to arrest Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has denied making attempt to arrest President Muhammdu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari. Reports emerged last week...

Court throws out billionaire kidnapper, Evans’ N300m fundamental right suit against...

Justice Abdulazeez Anka of the Federal High Court, Lagos has dismissed the N300 million fundamental right enforcement suit, instituted by suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme...

Fraud: Court Orders Forfeiture of N6bn, 12 Houses Owned by Jonathan’s...

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja and presided by Justice Nnamdi Dimg alt='Fraud: Court Orders Forfeiture of N6bn, 12 Houses Owned by Jonathan?s cousin, Aides...

EFCC Re-arraigns Former FCT Minister, Jumoke Akinjide

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jumoke Akinjide before a Federal High Court Sitting...

EFCC’s Attempt To Arrest Abba Kyari Sparks Panic In Aso Rock

Aso Rock Villa, the seat of the Nigerian Presidency, was, on penultimate Sunday, thrown into a panic, following an alarm by Mr. Abba Kyari, Chief...

EFCC Seeks Forfeiture of Patience Jonathan’s $8.4m, N9.1bn

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, January 15, 2016, filed an ex-parte application seeking an order of interim forfeiture of various sums...

Former Cross Rivers State Governor, Donald Duke declares for 2019 Presidency

A former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, has said he will contest for presidency in the 2019 election. Duke, who declared his interest for the...

EFCC Lacks Powers To Arrest, Confiscate Property, Ex Pension Boss, Maina’s...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) remains a illegal establishment in Nigeria and should be stripped off powers to arrest and confiscate property...

EFCC seek fresh court order to seize $8.4m, N7.35bn linked to...

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) again brought an ex parte application before a Federal High Court asking to seize monies in 15...