Tag: Corruption

EFCC, NEITI Sign MoU, Promise To Check Corruption in Extractive Industry

Abdul Jimoh- July 28, 2021

The Executive Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa on Wednesday, July 28, 2021, reiterated the Commission’s resolve to sanitize and deal with ... Read More

EFCC Boss, Bawa in US for UN Special Session Against Corruption

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2021

The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Abdulrasheed Bawa has arrived in New York, United States, where he is billed to ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Three FIRS Directors, Six Other Officers for N4.5bn Fraud

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2021

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Thursday, March 11, 2021 arraigned Peter Hena, Former Coordinating Director of Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS and ... Read More

President Buhari Requests Senate to Confirm Abdulrasheed Bawa as EFCC Boss

Henry Solomon- February 16, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) In a ... Read More

The Arraignment of Former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu Stalled

AMT Tanimu- February 2, 2021

The prosecution of the former governor of Abia State and chief whip of the senate Orji Kalu has been stalled at the federal high Abuja. ... Read More

FG faults Transparency International corruption rating of Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- January 31, 2021

The Federal Government says Nigeria’s low rating in the 2020 Transparency International Corruption Perception Index (TI-CPI) do not truly reflect the great strides by the ... Read More

Buhari Expresses Concern Over Spiral of Food Prices

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the concern of his administration about the sudden spiral of food prices, at a time when the economy is already ... Read More

President Buhari Reacts to Investigations in NDDC, EFCC

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja reacted for the first time on the allegations of corruption leveled against the leaderships of some Federal Government ... Read More

We will Fight Corruption Vigorously in 2020, Magu

Abdul Jimoh- January 21, 2020

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu said that there would be massive fight against corruption in this ... Read More

N65m Cash Found in Zamfara INEC Office

AMT Tanimu- October 10, 2019

The Sokoto Zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC today October 9, 2019 carried out an operation at the office of the ... Read More

BREAKING: 5 Undergraduates Arrested for Internet Fraud

AMT Tanimu- October 8, 2019

EFCC Arrests Five Undergraduates, 12 Others for Alleged Internet Fraud The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan zonal office, on Monday, October 7, 2019, ... Read More

#UNGA: Nigeria Tackling Corruption HEAD-ON – President Buhari

AMT Tanimu- September 24, 2019

NIGERIA TACKLING CORRUPTION HEAD-ON – PRESIDENT BUHARI DECLARES AT THE UN “The present Nigerian government is facing the challenges of corruption head-on,” President Muhammadu Buhari ... Read More

N-Power Insulated From Corruption — FG

Abdul Jimoh- August 15, 2019

The Federal Government said that the political will demonstrated in the execution of the N-Power programme,  insulated it from corruption and other forms of sharp ... Read More

Maurice Iwu Back in Court, Gets N1b Bail

AMT Tanimu- August 9, 2019

Justice Chuka Obiozor of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Friday, August 9, 2019 granted bail to Prof. Maurice Iwu, a former ... Read More

Former Plateau State Governor, Jang in Court

AMT Tanimu- August 8, 2019

Justice Daniel Longji of a Plateau State High Court, Jos has adjourned the trial of a former Plateau State governor, Jonah Jang, to September 12 ... Read More

Magu appeals to UK govt. to assist in recovering Stolen Funds

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 2, 2019

Acting Chairman, Economic, and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, has appealed to the British Government to help Nigeria repatriate the country’s stolen money ... Read More

Alleged N6.9bn Fraud: Fayose Still Under investigation – EFCC

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2019

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that former Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, facing N6.9 ... Read More

Nigeria records N25bn cyber fraud in 5 years

admin- April 8, 2019

Institute of Forensic and Investigative Auditors of Nigeria,  CIFIAN, has raised the alert over N25 billion cyber fraud recorded in the nation’s financial institution in ... Read More

Alleged 16.4m Fraud: Absence of Prosecution witness Stalls Ehindero’s trial

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2019

The  absence of prosecution’s witness on Monday stalled the trial of  former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Sunday Ehindero and former Commissioner of Police, John Obaniyi,  in an  ... Read More

Buhari deserves more votes than he got—Sheriff, Sen. Marafa

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2019

A former governor of Borno State, Ali Modu Sheriff and Sen. Kabiru Marafa(APC-Zamfara Central) in separate press interviews said that President Muhammadu Buhari deserves more ... Read More