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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 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...

Nigeria: I’m Ready to Fight Back Against Corrupt Interest, Says NHIS...

The Executive Secretary, National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), Alhaji Yusuf Usman, thursrday said the smear campaign in the media would not deter him, from...

You lied, exaggerated contract figures, NNPC replies Kachikwu

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Monday, has described the allegations of the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Mr Ibe Kachikwu, against its...

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 seize 5 houses from UBEC contractor that diverted N8billion meant...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has seized five houses from a contractor Prof. Adenekan Iyiola Adesanya for allegedly diverting about N8billion out of...

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...

Kachikwu, Baru and the NNPC debacle by Reuben Abati

As written by Reuben Abati.. Read below. The current NNPC debacle is probably the most embarrassing, even if mercifully, eye-opening crisis in the history of...

EFCC nabs four National Theatre directors

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has picked up four directors of The National Theatre in Lagos for allegedly embezzling government...

I Never Stole N2.6Bn from NIMASA – Patrick Akpobolokemi

Former Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency) NIMASA), Patrick Akpobolokemi, on Thursday denied looting N2.6billion from the agency while he was...

Judge’s absence stalls FG’s $406.8m suit against Shell

A Federal High Court in Lagos was yesterday, forced to adjourn continuation of hearing until November 15   in a suit filed by the Federal...

Drama as JAMB uncovers another missing N26m

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has uncovered another fraud of N26 million allegedly perpetrated by its former Nasarawa State coordinator, simply identified...

Corruption trial of Nigeria Supreme Court judge proceeds

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday ordered that the N4 million tendered as evidence in the ongoing trial of Supreme Court Judge, Sylvester...

Ex-Governor Attahiru Bafarawa loses bid to separate alleged N19bn fraud trial...

Former Sokoto governor, Attahiru Bafarawa, and his son, Sagir, in an FCT High Court Maitama, lost their bid to separate their trial from the...

Patience Jonathan loses at Appeal Court, $5.8 million, N2.4 billion remain...

The Lagos Division of the Court of Appeal on Friday upheld an order of interim forfeiture to the federal government of $5.8 million ($5,842,316)...

Former minister, Jumoke Akinjide returns N650m to EFCC

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Jumoke Akinjide, has returned N650 million to the Federal Government. Akinjide informed the court about this...

Govt needs Nigerians’ support to win corruption war – Osinbajo

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has called on Nigerians to increase their support to the government’s fight against corruption in the country. Mr. Osinbajo stated...

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,...

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...

Stop work in states owing salary – NUT

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) has restated its position that the teachers in 10 states that are still owing salary arrears should not...

A former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Haliru...

A former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Haliru Bello and his son, Mustapha Mohammed told Justice A.R Mohammed of the Federal...

Fayose’s Impending Trial For Murder, Money Laundering And Corruption By Adeola...

In his reaction to the rejection of Ayodele Fayose as a presidential aspirant by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) the renowned human rights activist,...

Senator Shehu Sani storms JAMB office with snake charmers to search...

Senator Shehu Sani today stormed JAMB headquarters in Abuja with snake charmers so they can help search for the mystery snake that swallowed N36 million.   Recall that Philomena Chieshe, a sales clerk...

Document Counters Saraki’s Claim That He Broke No Law

The asset declaration form the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, filed in 2003 after he became governor has countered the politician’s claim that...

$11.489m: EFCC rejects former first lady, Patience Jonathan’s out-of-court settlement offer

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has rejected an appeal by former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, to settle out of court the brewing dispute over the strange payment of...

Anti-corruption war must be fought like jihad – Ibrahim Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has urged Nigerians to support the current administration in the fight...

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...

University of Nigeria lecturer arraigned over N3 million land scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Enugu Zonal Office, has arraigned a lecturer with the College of Medicine, University of Nigeria Enugu Campus, Dr. Theophilus Akachidelu Udeani...

#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...

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...