Tag Archives: EFCC

We’ve Secured 703 Convictions Since 2015 – EFCC

File photo: Ibrahim Magu   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has secured 703 convictions against politicians and other individuals who were involved in various cases of corruption since 2015. The acting chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu, said

EFCC Confirms Plans To Extradite Alison-Madueke

File photo   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that the process of extraditing former Minister of Petroleum, Deziani Alison-Madueke, has begun. The acting spokesman of the commission, Mr Tony Orilade, confirmed this in Abuja on Sunday.

Corruption: Wike Accuses EFCC Of Engaging In Media Trial

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike.   Rives State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has accused the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) of engaging in media trial in the prosecution of corruption cases. Wike made the accusation during a recent interview on

EFCC Seeks Final Forfeiture Of $8.4M, N9.2BN Linked To Patience Jonathan

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is seeking the final forfeiture of the sums of 8.4 million dollars and 9.2 billion naira linked to Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan. In an application filed before

Fayose Released From EFCC Custody

Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose (middle)   The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has been released on bail from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Fayose’s lawyer and Senior Advocate of

Alleged Money Laundering: EFCC Closes Case Against Badeh

File photo: Alex Badeh (middle)   The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday, closed its case against a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (Rtd), who is facing trial over allegations of money laundering

Alleged Fraud: EFCC Insists Akinjide’s Case Be Heard In Lagos

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday insisted that the N650 million alleged fraud case it instituted against a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mrs Jumoke Akinjide, and two others must be heard at the

$9.5m embezzlement: EFCC drags 3 NFF officials to court

Three officials of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) were on Thursday docked in an FCT High Court at Maitama, accused of misappropriating 9.5 million Dollars and $1. 3 million. The defendants are Christopher Andekin, NFF Director of Administration and Finance, Reagan

EFCC Releases Photos Of Properties Allegedly Owned By Fayose

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released some photos showing properties allegedly owned by the immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose. Spokesman for the Commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, sent copies of the pictures to

EFCC Cordoning Off My Street Is Unnecessary – Fayose

   The former governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has criticised the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for cordoning off his Abuja residence, in the nation’s capital. Fayose had promised to appear at the anti-graft agency to answer

BREAKING: Fayose Reports To EFCC As Tenure Expires

  Former Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has reported to the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). He arrived at the EFCC office on Tuesday at the expiration of his tenure as governor of the state.

Do not protect corrupt UNILORIN actors, ASUU tells EFCC

ASUU President Professor Biodun Ogunyemi Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to make its findings on its petition over University of Ilorin corruption allegations public without further

EFCC Vows to Arrest Innoson Chairman as Court Strikes Out Case Against Him

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has vowed to ensure that the Chairman, Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, Mr Innocent Chukwuma is arrested to face fraud charges in court. Spokesperson of the commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, made the vow

Fayose Sues EFCC For Placing Him On Watch-List

  The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has filed a suit against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), at the Federal High Court in Abuja. The N20bn suit, according to the governor is for placing him on a watch list