The Abuja Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) on Tuesday, arraigned one Abass Aminu Abdulkareem before Justice O. I. Adelaja of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Kubwa on a one-count charge bordering on internet fraud.
Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, former Petroleum Minister, has been charged with bribery in the United Kingdom, Reuters has reported.
A former president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Olisa Agbakoba, has charged the newly sworn-in Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Lateef Fagbemi to restrict the powers of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to only the investigations of alleged corrupt Nigerians.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, has arrested one Stephen Acheme Akpa, chief executive of Zoe New Dawn Nigeria Limited, for alleged Five Hundred Million Naira (N500,000,000) land fraud.
The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, says Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) are draining the country’s foreign reserves and revenue.
Chairman of ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, has attributed the rising level of corruption in public offices and the country as a whole to community pressure and expectations of people in office.
ASHENEWS reports that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has facilitated the extradition of two siblings, Samuel and Samson Ogoshi to the United States where they will face prosecution for sexually extorting numerous young men and teenage boys in the Western District of Michigan and across the U.S.
Mr Michael Nzekwe, the Commander, Ilorin Zonal Command of the EFCC, says the commission is working to ensure that corruption studies are embedded in education curriculum and taught as courses at primary, secondary and tertiary levels.
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 14 suspected internet fraudsters in Makurdi, Benue.
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), has began investigating the allegations of corruption and abuse of office against the former Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami over seized oil vessels.