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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...

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...

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...

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...

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 Re-Arraigns Two For N7.3bn Oil Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Lagos zonal office, on Monday, November 20, 2017, re-arraigned the duo of Ogbor Elliot, Managing Director, Danium Energy Services Limited,...

EFCC arraigns two for N5.5m fraud

The EFCC, on Thursday, October 26th arraigned the duo of Kenneth Elele and Duru Patrick Uchenna before Justice Adebimpe Olatoregun of the Federal High Court...

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...

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...

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...

EFCC summons sacked NIA boss Ayo Oke and his wife over...

On Wednesday, November 1, the EFCC announced it was inviting the recently sacked director general f the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ayo Oke for...

Magu: EFCC recovers N738b in two years

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, yesterday said the agency recovered over N738.9 billion (equivalent to...

Court remands Suswam’s e-aide, others in prison over alleged diversion of...

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday remanded in Suleja Prison, Niger State, a former aide to former Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue...

$60.3bn missing petroleum revenue: Reps to probe CBN, FIRS

APPARENTLY disturbed by the inability of the Central Bank of Nigeria,CBN, Federal Inland Revenue Service,FIRS to give account of an alleged missing $60.3 billion...

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...

Account for N1.63trn cash, assets I recovered – Maina dares EFCC

The embattled former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, has volunteered to testify as a state witness against the 43...

Buhari inaugurates committee to audit recovered loot

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday inaugurated a three-member committee to audit all assets recovered by relevant government agencies. Members of the committee are Olufemi Lijadu,...

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...

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 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...

Senate summons Fashola over alleged $350m diversion

The Senate has summoned Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, over alleged diversion of $350 million from the Nigerian Sovereign Investment...

How Diezani cash was allegedly shared by EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has tendered documents in court showing how funds allegedly diverted by former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs....

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...

Maina Files Suit To Stop EFCC From Arresting Him

Justice Tukur Aliyu of the Kaduna State High Court has fixed December 15, 2017 to hear the suit filed by the embattled former Chairman...

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...

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...

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...

I Cannot Recall My Dealings With Metuh, Dasuki Tells Court

The detained former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki has told the Federal High Court in Abuja, that he could no longer remember the details...

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...