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EFCC

Photos: EFCC Reacts to Story of The Money-Swallowing Snake

Loading... Following the story of the N36 million allegedly swallowed by a strange snake, the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission have hilariously reacted to the news. According to the commission, It will show no mercy to a money swallowing snake. Loading... They shared the…

12th February 2018

Former SGF Babachir Lawal Released From EFCC Custody

Loading... Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released former Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF, Babachir Lawal. The former SGF was arrested and detained on Wednesday January 24th over his alleged involvement in a N200 million IDP scam. An…

27th January 2018

EFCC Detains Ex-SGF Babachir Lawal

Loading... Loading... Former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal, has been detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Recall that President Muhammadu Buhari had in October sacked Babachir Lawal over some allegations. He was replaced by Boss Mohammed. The…

25th January 2018

EFCC Release Innoson Motors CEO, Innocent Chukwuma

Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has released the chief executive officer of Innoson Motors, Innocent Chukwuma. In a statement issued by its Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, he said the businessman was released on bail. Loading... The statement reads:…

21st December 2017

EFCC Arrests Innoson Motors CEO, Says He Attacked Operatives With Thugs

Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says the Founder and Chairman of Innoson Motors, Chief Innocent Chukwuma, allegedly hired six truckloads of thugs to attacks its operatives when they went to arrest him at his Enugu residence. Loading... The Spokesman for the EFCC,…

19th December 2017

Yahoo Boys Arrested by EFCC

Loading... Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Lagos state, has arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters. They were arrested following intelligence report about their alleged involvement in some criminal activities. The suspects who were arrested around the Egbeda and Agege area of the…

15th September 2017

Photos: EFCC Arrest 7 Mapoly “Yahoo Plus” Students

Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, has arrested seven National Diploma (ND) students of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, Ogun State for alleged offences bordering on conspiracy, obtaining money under false pretences and possession of forged documents. The…

5th September 2017

EFCC Freezes N8.6bn in Bola Shagaya’s Account, Patience Jonathan’s Associate

Loading... Loading... Three accounts of Hajiya Muinat Bola Shagaya, an associate and friend of a former First Lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan has been frozen by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Shagaya’s relationship with about 10 firms/account names are also being investigated by the…

27th August 2017

EFCC Arrests Babangida Over N5bn Scam

Loading... Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested former governor of Niger State, Aliyu Babangida, over N5 billion alleged fraud perpetuated under his administration. Confirming the arrest, the spokesman for the EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren, told journalists in Abuja: “We invited former…

6th April 2017

EFCC seizes N948m aircraft linked with Borno ex-governor

Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has impounded a N948million aircraft allegedly linked with a former governor of Borno State who is under investigation. The aircraft was seized on Monday at the Maiduguri International Airport. Anti-graft agencies have also placed two other…

18th January 2017

Presidency Denies Sack Of Magu As EFCC Boss

Loading... The presidency has denied that Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has been sacked. Garba Shehu, the spokesman of President Muhammadu Buhari in a series of tweets on Saturday, December 31, said,” no report has been…

31st December 2016

BREAKING: Obanikoro Released From Detention By EFCC

Loading... Former minister of state for defense Musiliu Obanikoro has been released from detention by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), The Punch reports. Loading... It quoted a source as saying on Friday, November 4 that “the EFCC just released Senator Obanikoro around…

4th November 2016

EFCC recovers N38m bullet-proof SUV from ex-NIMASA DG

Loading... The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have recovered a Toyota Land Cruiser Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) belonging to the ex-Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Patrick Akpobolokemi. Also, the anti-graft agency is also said to…

5th September 2015