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EFCC arrests three staff over case file theft

The Borno State zonal Office of the Economic And Financial Crimes Commision (EFCC) has arrested three of its staff. The suspects: Detective Assistant Habila Dungji...

Alleged N400m fraud: EFCC asks court to revoke Metuh’s bail, send...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, asked the Federal High Court in Abuja to revoke the bail it granted to former...

Federal High Court orders probe of ‘demolition’ of properties linked to...

The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday ordered investigation into the alleged demolition of an Abuja property linked to former First Lady, Patience Jonathan. Justice Nnamdi...

INEC seeks UN support to conduct credible election in 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has asked the United Nations, UN, for its support to conduct a peaceful, and credible election in 2019. The...

Fashola speaks on EFCC, Buhari’s anti-corruption war

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola (SAN), on Monday said President Muhammadu Buhari would not relent on his fight against corruption. Fashola stated...

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...

EFCC arraigns elderly woman for defrauding man of N4m under the...

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today, January 22nd, 2018 arraigned one Ijeoma Ugwah before honourable Justice Dije Abdu Aboki of the Kano State High Court...

Former Water resources minister, Sarah Ochekpe, arraigned for allegedly laundering N450m

Former Minister of Water Resources under ex-president Goodluck Jonathan's administration, Sarah Ochekpe and two others, were yesterday arraigned before Justice Musa Kurya of the Jos Federal High Court for allegedly laundering...

Unlawful Freezing: Abuja Firm slams N200 million Lawsuit against Access Bank

An Abuja based media firm, Image Merchants Promotion Limited and its promoter, Mallam Yushau Shuaib have slammed a N200million suit against Access Bank Plc...

Shoprite operator in Nigeria ordered to pay $10m for breach of...

The Lagos State High Court in Ikeja has ordered Shoprite Checkers Limited, operator of Shoprite outlets in Nigeria, to pay A.I.C. Limited $10m for...

Ex-Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, accused of withdrawing $1.3b from NNPC accounts...

Former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Dieziani Alison-Madueke, has been accused of withdrawing $1.3 billion from the accounts of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation NNPC to fight kidnappings in the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...