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EFCC asks Mark to account for N5.4b

Former Senate President David Mark is to account for over N5.4billion slush cash and campaign funds traced to him. Part of the money is N550...

Corruption- A Monster We Must All Stand Up Against

In Nigeria, corruption is worst than cancer, it is a monster that has been consuming all that crosses its part. Jose Uqaz, the Chair of...

Breaking: Buhari orders immediate sack of Maina from service

Just shortly after the Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, confirmed the resumption of duty by former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force...

Kachikwu’s letter on corruption in NNPC: SERAP asks Buhari to suspend...

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari requesting him to use his “good offices and leadership...

Maina: Malami seeks arrest, prosecution of ex-Pension boss

The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar Malami (SAN) has asked a Federal High Court in Kaduna to declined...

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...

Police, DSS, CBN arrest currency printers in Rivers

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, and the Rivers State Police Command in a joint sting operation on Wednesday apprehended thirteen female suspects over...

Metuh’s Trial:Judge Orders Bailiff To Serve Jonathan Summons

Justice Okong Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has directed the court bailiff to serve the former President, Goodluck Jonathan with...

Corruption has taken over Buhari’s social intervention programmes – Presidency

The Presidency has alerted of corrupt practices by some state officials in its Social Investment Programmes. Maryam Uwais, Special Adviser to the President on Social...

‘Nigeria lost $32bn to corruption during the Goodluck Jonathan administration’ UK...

The UK Department for International Development (DFID) says $32 billion was lost to corruption during the six-year administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan. The head of...

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...

EFCC, ICPC must investigate alleged $25bn scam — SERAP

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called on anti-corruption agencies to investigate the alleged $25 billion oil contract scam in the Nigerian...

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...

Taraba Ex-Acting Governor quizzed by EFCC over N450million

Former Acting Governor of Taraba State, Sani Abubakar Danladi, admitted collecting N450 million through Senators Joel Dallami Ikenya and Hon. Mark Bako Useni during...

I Don’t Have N1billion To Give Jonathan,Metuh Tells Court

The embattled former National Publicity Secretary to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Olisa Metuh has told the court that he cannot afford the...

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,...

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...

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...

Appeal court orders continuation of Senator Saraki’s conduct tribunal trial on...

A court of appeal sitting in Abuja has ordered Senate President Bukola Saraki to face three charges at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT). Tinuade...

Why EFCC lacks powers to arrest, investigate Ita Ekpenyong – Mike...

A former Director of the Department of State Service, DSS, Mike Ejiofor, has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had no...

Former Kogi state governor, Idris Wada, in EFCC custody for receiving...

Former Kogi state governor, Idris Wada, is currently at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja for allegedly collecting N500...

Saraki, Kanu, Dasuki, other top court cases expected in 2018

The expected return of Senate President Bukola Saraki to the dock for alleged false asset declaration and the continuation of the trials of former...

Why we summoned SSS officials — EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday refuted media report of a dispute going on between it and the State Security Services,...

EFCC arraigns Nine Suspected Payroll Fraudsters for N293m Fraud

The EFCC on Wednesday, November 1st, arraigned nine suspected payroll fraudsters before Justice Peter Kekemeke of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Apo,...

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...

$195m contract: Reps give Amaechi 72 hours to produce documents

The House of Representatives on Tuesday directed the Minister of Transportation, Chief Rotimi Amaechi, and other stakeholders to produce the documents on the $195million...

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...

Alleged Corruption: EFCC reports 3 judges to NJC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reported three judges to the National Judicial Council, NJC, over alleged misconduct. Names of the judges were...

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...

EFCC detains Idris Wada

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has detained the immediate past governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada. The anti-graft agency traced N500m to the...