Tag: Economic and Financial Crime Commission

Buhari recovers trillions of looted Naira

admin- May 15, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has said government has recovered and still recovering trillions of naira that were stolen in the past few years by people without ... Read More

Anti-corruption crusade: Buhari‘ll not disappoint, Magu assures

Abdul Jimoh- October 27, 2017

Ibrahim Magu EFCC Chairman Mr Ibrahim  Magu, Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crime Commission, (EFCC), declared in Abuja on Thursday that President Muhammadu Buhari would ... Read More

Senate Passes The Whistleblower Protection Bill

Henry Solomon- July 19, 2017

The 8th Senate has passed the Whistleblower Protection Bill at today's senate plenary. The Bill, which seeks to encourage and facilitate the disclosures of improper ... Read More

Court Adjourns Trial Of Embattled Chairman of Atlantic Energy Brass Development

Henry Solomon- July 11, 2017

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of a Federal High Court, Abuja has adjourned trial of Jide Omokore, embattled chairman of Atlantic Energy Brass Development and Atlantic Energy ... Read More

Magu Will Continue To Work As EFCC Chairman – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2017

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, says President Buhari has resolved to work with Ibrahim Magu as EFCC Chairman to stamp out endemic corruption in ... Read More

American To Remain In Kirikiri Prison Over Green Card Scam

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2017

An American national,  Marco Ramirez, who allegedly obtained 565,000 dollars under false presences from three Nigerians in an American Green Card scam, is to remain ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns Former Chief Executive Of The State House Medical Centre

Henry Solomon- April 25, 2017

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned a former Chief Executive Officer, State House Medical Centre, Abuja, Dr. Fortunate Fiberesima, before Justice Peter. ... Read More

Ohaneze, Arewa Youth Pass Vote of Confidence In EFCC

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2017

The Ohaneze Youth Parliament and Arewa Youth Parliament on April 19, 2017 passed a vote of confidence in Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the ... Read More

Ibrahim Magu Maintains His Capacity To Serve As EFCC Boss

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 18, 2017

Mr Ibrahim Magu, the man rejected by the Nigerian Senate, for the second time, as substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has ... Read More

Senate Assures EFCC of Adequate Funding In Fighting Corruption

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2017

The Senate has promised to provide necessary funding and support needed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to stamp out corruption in Nigeria. ... Read More

Contractor Bashir Ishaq Involve In $1m Fraud

Henry Solomon- February 16, 2017

Bashir Ishaq Bashir alongside his companies, Leda Greenpower Consortium, Leda Greenpower Nigeria Limited and Leda Consortium Limited was arraigned before Justice S.E. Aladetoyinbo of the ... Read More

Dasukigate: Court Rejects Almond Properties Ltd MD’s Request to Travel For Treatment Abroad

Henry Solomon- February 1, 2017

Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 rejected an application by Olugbenga Obadina, Managing Director, Almond Properties Limited, ... Read More

Fraudsters Get Jail Term for Employment Scam

Henry Solomon- November 24, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has secured the conviction of two fraudsters for Employment Scam. Justice J. K. Omotosho of Federal High Court Kano, ... Read More

EFCC Boss Magu Unveils New Vehicles On First Anniversary

Henry Solomon- November 9, 2016

On the first anniversary of his appointment as Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu today November 9, 2016 unveiled ... Read More

EFCC Docks Man For Fraud Worth N6.5m

Henry Solomon- October 27, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, arraigned one Moses Godia Shipi, managing director, La Shipson Construction Nigeria Limited, for fraud before Justice ... Read More

Organized Labour Lauds Efforts In Anti-Corruption War

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2016

Comrade Issa Aremu, Vice President, IndustriALL Global Union, on Monday, October 24, 2016 identified corruption as a crime against humanity which required concerted efforts of ... Read More

Former Local Government Boss To Spend 70 Years In Jail

Henry Solomon- October 7, 2016

Law Caught Up With Former Hong Local Government Chairman The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says a former local government council chairman of Hong ... Read More

EFCC Not Part of FAAN Bribe Allegation

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2016

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has refute claims by a report linking some officials of the commission ... Read More

News Summary August 16, 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 17, 2016

Strategic Security Meeting Ends in Villa  Issues relating to terrorism, insurgency, militancy and threat of flooding are dominating discussions at a strategic security meeting in ... Read More