Tag Archives: EFCC

SERAP Asks Osinbajo To Improve Safety Of EFCC Officials

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to “direct the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris to lead the investigation of Wednesday’s attack by gunmen on the headquarters of the Economic

Gunmen Attack EFCC Headquarters, Leave Death Threat

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says its headquarters in Abuja was attacked early today by gunmen, who threatened to kill one of the agency’s top investigators. “A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and

BREAKING: Gunmen Attack EFCC Headquarters

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says its headquarters in Abuja was attacked early today by gunmen. “A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday,

EFCC recovers N328.9bn from petroleum marketers

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said it had recovered over N328.9bn out of N349.8bn debts from nine major petroleum marketers within the last one year. The EFCC Head of Operation, North West Zone, Kano, Mr Adamu Hamisu-Danmusa, disclosed this

2015 Elections: EFCC To Probe 200 INEC Staff Over N24b Bribe

About 200 Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials have been queried for allegedly collecting bribe during the 2015 elections.

See The Reason Why Police Raided Patience Jonathan’s House In Abuja

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force were said to have raided the house of Dame Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, in Abuja on Wednesday, with the aim of uncovering huge foreign currencies allegedly kept in the

Arrest All MMM Promoters, Reps Orders EFCC, CBN

The House of Representatives on Wednesday asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Central Bank of Nigeria to immediately go after the promoters of the Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox, otherwise known as MMM, in Nigeria.

Patience Jonathan Probe: EFCC Bola Shagaya’s N500m Account

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has frozen a bank account belonging to Mrs. Bola Shagaya, a businesswoman which Forbes Magazine described as one of the wealthiest in Africa.

Nigerians’ Votes Can No Longer Count; INEC Has Merged With APC – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has said that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) under the present All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government has demonstrated to Nigerians that their votes will never be allowed to count any longer.

EFCC Sets Up Team To Identify, Mark Patience Jonathan’s Property

Indications emerged on Friday that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was intensifying moves to gather evidence against the former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, for a possible prosecution.

Fayose And Omisore Got N3.8b Arms Cash, Obanikoro Reveals

Detained former Minister of State (Defence) Musiliu Obanikoro yesterday made more revelations on how the N4.745billion wired to a company linked to him by the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) was shared.

EFCC Retrieves 196m Naira From Public Officers In Maiduguri

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says its Maiduguri Zonal office has recovered 196,670,000 naira for the Federal Government.

$15m Scandal: Patience Jonathan Won’t Go Scot-Free If Found Guilty – EFCC

The Deputy Director of Operations of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Iliyasu Kwarbai on Wednesday said the wife of former President, Mrs Patience Jonathan, would not go scot-free if found guilty of corruption.

Court Fails To Stop Stella Oduah’s Arrest Over N255m Bulletproof Cars Scandal

A Federal High Court in Abuja has thrown out an application filed before it by a former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah.