Nigeria Has Reduced Corruption War To Stealing Money-Professor Turaki

Dayo Emmanuel Former General Secretary of Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA), Professor Yusuf Turaki, has said that corruption has been narrowed to stealing money alone while there is more to the “disturbing hydra headed monster.” Turaki made this known during the 50th wedding anniversary of founder of the West Africa Theological Seminary, Lagos, Rev. Dr. […]

Group Wants Punishment For Navy Personnel Who Allegedly Stole Tompolo’s N10bn Property

The Niger Delta Indigenous Movement For Radical Change (NDIMRC) has called on Commander of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Delta, Commodore Ibrahim Dewo, to punish the Naval Personnel who allegedly stole N10 Billion property of ex-militant leader, Chief Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo. Three Navy personnel deployed to protect Tompolo’s Waterfront and Jetty, near Chevron Clinic, […]

OneVoice Condemns Executive-Legislative Feud, Incessant Killings Across Nigeria

Civil Society groups on the platform of OneVoice have expressed worry about the state of the nation, condemning incessant killings and the crisis between the executive arm of the government and the National Assembly. In a recent civil society/media parley in Lagos, the coalition expressed its concerns at the Centre for Constitutional Change, Ilupeju, Lagos, […]

EFCC declares ex-NSITF Chair, MD, others wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared wanted the former Chairman of Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund, NSITF, Mrs Ngozi Juliet Olejeme and the former Managing Director of the Fund, Mr Umar Munir Abubakar, wanted in an alleged case of criminal conspiracy, abuse office, diversion of public funds and money laundering. Also on […]

Gunmen invade EFCC headquarters, ‘threaten to kill top investigator’

Some gunmen attacked the head office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja on Wednesday. Wilson Uwajaren, spokesman of the commission, who disclosed this in a statement hours after the incident, said the gunmen left a death note for one of the anti-graft agency’s detectives. He disclosed that the intruders could not […]

EFCC recovers N328.9b from Total, MRS, others

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Kano Office, has recovered N328,988,296,990.62 from some major oil marketers. The retail oil marketers are Conoil Plc, Total Plc, OVH Energy Plc,  Forte Oil and Gas Plc, Mobil Plc, MRS Oil Plc and NIPCO Oil Plc The recovery followed a petition against the leadership of the Nigerian National Petroleum […]

EFCC remands former OAU Acting VC, Elujoba in prison

The Osun State High Court sitting in Ede has ordered that the immediate former Acting Vice Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Professor Anthony Elujoba be further remanded in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The anti-graft agency had on Wednesday arrested Professor Elujoba alongside the school’s Bursar, Mrs Josephine Akeredolu […]

Buhari has resolved to work with Magu-Osinbajo

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 the country. Osinbajo, who spoke at the inauguration of the Kaduna office of the anti graft agency on Thursday, said that those who think that they were winning in fighting […]

EFCC, Army Discover Vehicles With Loads Of Cash 

Residents of Shendam Close, off Anthony Anyaoku Street, a neighbourhood of Area 11, Abuja, were on Tuesday, treated to yet another macabre dance in discovery of huge cache of money in different parts of the country. A combined team of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the army raided three vehicles with several ‘Ghana […]