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Absence of Defence Counsel Stalls Omokore’s $1.6bn Oil Fraud Trial

The trial of Jide Omokore, an ally of Diezani Alison-Madueke, for a $1.6billion fraud could not continue on Friday, December 8, 2017, due to...

Court Adjourns Ex-State House Physician, Fiberesima’s N258.9m Fraud Trial to Jan....

Justice Peter Affen of the FCT High Court, Maitama on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 adjourned to January 16, 2018, for adoption of addresses in...

Statement of the Executive Director  on International Anti-Corruption Day

  Young people denied all-empowering education, women excluded from life-saving surgery and workers prevented from working are just some of corruption's unwitting victims. Corruption has a...

Money Laundering: Court orders Congolese Businessman to Forfeit $700,000 To FG

Justice Rilwan M. Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos has ordered the forfeiture of the sum of $700,000 out of...

APC working with EFCC to arrest our members before convention –...

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has alleged of plans by the All Progressive Party APC to embarrass the party using anti graft agency, the...

WEMA bank Cashier arraigned for stealing N625 million from customer’s account

Shola Adeyemi a cashier with WEMA bank has been arraigned before an Igbosere Magistrates’ on three counts of conspiracy, stealing and forgery. The 30yr...

Buhari speaks on jailing people for corruption

President Muhammadu Buhari has said he put many people in prison for corruption, while he was Military Head of State. Buhari stated this on Wednesday,...

Court orders forfeiture of Diezani Alison-Madueke’s Banana Island properties worth $4.7m

A Federal High Court Sitting in Lagos, has ordered the temporary forfeiture of two penthouses valued at $4.760million allegedly owned by former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani...

Court unfreezes 16 accounts belonging to former first lady, Patience Jonathan

The Federal High Court in Abuja has reversed its order made on May 30, to freeze 16 accounts belonging to Patience Jonathan, the wife of...

Senate probes $16b Egina Oil project

The Senate, yesterday, constituted an adhoc committee to investigate the local content elements and cost variations of the Egina Oil Field Project. Two other related...

We will return $321 million stolen funds to Nigeria – Swiss...

Switzerland will return to Nigeria around 321 million dollars in assets seized from the family of former military ruler Sani Abacha via a deal...

EDUCATION: Kogi State University alumni drags vice-chancellor to court over alleged...

Information has it that the Kogi State University Alumni Association has dragged the Vice Chancellor of the Kogi State University (KSU), Professor Mohammed Abdulkadir,...

We’ll Name, Shame Tax Defaulters After VAIDS in March, 2018 –...

Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, still pushing through the Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS), scheme aimed at getting more Nigerians into the tax...

ICPC detains four ex-Kogi commissioners for allegedly diverting N11.3bn

Four former commissioners in Kogi State under the administration of Captain Idris Wada, have been arrested and detained by operatives of the Independent Corrupt...

#MainaGate | Permanent Secretary Takes Responsibility For Maina’s Reinstatement

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Interior, Engineer Abubakar Magaji, has owned up to all the administrative lapses leading to the “erroneous reinstatement...

#Mainagate: Magu, Oyo-Ita, Daura, others’ testimonies show poor coordination, complicity in...

The probe into the recall of former head of Presidential Task Force on Pension Reform, Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service took several interesting...

Union Bank lays claims to the money found in the Ikoyi...

Remember the unclaimed large sums of money that was found at Flat 7B in Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, on June 6, ($43,449,947, N23, 218,000 and...

EFCC Tenders More Document in Ghost worker’s Fraud Trial

The trial-within-trial in a case involving one Dairo Samson, who is facing eight counts of theft, criminal breach of trust and advance fee fraud...

Court Adjourns INEC Officials’ N264.88m Fraud Case to Dec. 4

Justice Mohammed Idris of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos has adjourned further hearing in the case of three officials of the...

EU to spend N10bn to fight corruption in Nigeria

The European Union on Tuesday said it would spend €23.3m (N9.9bn) on a four-year programme that would focus on tackling corruption in Nigeria. The EU...

How Abia govt’s N2.9 billion was diverted into ex-Governor Orji Kalu...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said on Tuesday that a former Director of Finance and Account at the Abia State Government House, Umuahia,...

I will give you documents that will fetch N3 trillion –...

The former chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, has spoken out on the allegations of corruption levelled against him. He...

EFCC closes case in Dele Belgore’s alleged N450m fraud trial

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday closed its case in the trial of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mr. Dele Belgore, who...

Subsidy Fraud: Witness Reveals How Eternal Oil MD, Others Forged 30...

At last, the trial of the trio of  Mahmud Tukur, Abdullahi Alao and Ochonoghor Alex and their companies Eternal Plc and Axenergy has commenced,...

Court Grants EFCC Warrants To Arrest Ex-DSS, NIA Bosses

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has obtained two separate warrants from a court to arrest a former Director-General of the Department of...

EFCC Arraigns Ex-NSITF MD, Abubakar, 4 Others for N18bn Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Thursday, November 23, 2017, arraigned Umar Munir Abubakar, Henry Ekhasomi Sambo, Adebayo Adebowale Aderibigbe, Chief Richard U....

Corruption: Buhari is very clean, I can bet my life –...

Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Tam David-West, has said he can ‘bet his life’ on the integrity of President Muhammadu Buhari. According to the elder...

Businessman, Abubakar Mubi bags 6-months in jail for fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Gombe zonal office has secured the conviction of Muhammad Abubakar Mubi (MD of A.M. Global Energy) to six...

Photos: EFCC arraigns five over alleged N18 billion fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, on Thursday, November 23rd, arraigned Umar Munir Abubakar, Henry Ekhasomi Sambo, Sir Adebayo Adebowale Aderibigbe, Chief Richard U....

EFCC denies sharing properties wanted pension boss, Abdulrasheed Maina, collected from...

EFCC has denied claims made by the Chairman of the Senate Committee investigating Abdulrasheed Maina's reinstatement that some of its officials have shared the 222...