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    Former NNPC boss drags EFCC to court for seizing his $9.8m, £74,000

    Andrew Yakubu, former Group Managing Director, GMD, of the National Nigerian Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has dragged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, before a Federal High Court sitting in Kano for seizing $9.8m, £74,000 belonging to him. Yakubu’s lawyers said the suit against the anti-graft agency was seeking the court to vacate the forfeiture

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    A Man Returns N900,000 Mistakenly Paid Into His Bank Account To EFCC

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has urged the general public to be good and patriotic citizens by reporting any money deposited mistakenly into their various accounts. The Commission stated this when Dr. Aliyu Usman Tilde, an academician, columnist and writer returned a draft of N900,000.00, (Nine Hundred Thousand Naira Only), to the Gombe

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    Ex-court registrar Rosolu loses appeal, to serve 10 years in jail

    The Lagos division of the Court of Appeal has affirmed the 10-year imprisonment sentence of an Ikeja High Court on ex-court registrar Oluronke Rosolu for defrauding a former chief of army staff Lt.-Gen. Ishaya Bamaiyi of $330,000. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said in a statement released on Friday, February 24 and signed

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    EFCC recovers 17 exotic vehicles from ex-Customs boss, Inde

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has announced the recovery of 17 exotic vehicles in a warehouse belonging to a former Comptroller-General of Customs, Abdullahi Dikko Inde. Wilson Uwujaren, Head, Media and Publicity of the commission, on Wednesday said the vehicles were recovered from Inde’s residence located at Nnamdi Azikwe Street, Kaduna. He said

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    NANS Declare Support For Buhari’s Anti-corruption War

    The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) said it’s in full support of the present administration’s war against corruption and has therefore urged the government to focus the campaign on the educational sector to rescue it from collapse. To participate fully in the war, the association said it has resolved to play the role of

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    EFCC Freezes Fayose’s Accounts Again

    Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, lashed out after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission froze his personal accounts with Zenith Bank. The governor revealed the bank refused to honour his cheque based on a directive from the EFCC when he went there on Friday.Fayose told journalist. This is the impunity we are condemning. The bank

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  • German police arrest drug gang members, seize nine kilos of cocaine

       Thirty suspects were arrested when narcotics officials dealt a blow on an internationally active drug gang near Konstanz in southern Germany, the area’s public prosecutor said on Friday. Police have seized over 9 kilos of cocaine and 300 grams of heroin worth a total of 720,000 Euros (678,000 dollars) in a number of operations

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  • Balarabe Musa, Ezeife blast Buhari for clearing Magu, Lawal of corruption

    Former governors of Kaduna and Anambra states, Balarabe Musa and Dr Chukwuemeka Ezeife, have slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for clearing Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu of corruption allegations. On Sunday, Buhari faulted Senate’s indictment of Lawal, for corruption

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    EFCC Re-Arraigns Dasuki, Others

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday re-arraigned, retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser (NSA) and five others, for alleged diversion, and criminal breach of trust. The others were Bashir Yuguda, Shuaibu Salisu, a former Director of Finance, Office of the NSA, Dalhatu Investment Ltd., Sagir Attahiru and Attahiru Bafarawa, a

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