National News

Breaking News: EFCC Chairman Bawa, Slumps At Aso Rock Villa

The Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has been rushed out of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday, after he slumped at a programme. According to sources, Bawa was giving his goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration when he suddenly stopped speaking. He was speaking about a man the […]

National News Politics

How EFCC Arrested, Detained Abia’s Ex-Governor, Son

The anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday arrested a former governor of Abia State, Theodore Orji. The EFCC had in February 2020 interrogated Mr Orji, a serving Senator, and Chineďu, his son who is presently the Speaker of House of Assembly in Abia, Southeast Nigeria, over allegations that they diverted N521 […]

Opinion

EFCC Nabs 27 Lagos Yahoo Boys

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 27 Lagos big boys for their alleged involvement in various internet related frauds- Yahoo-Yahoo. The suspects, said to be all-male, were reported to have been arrested by personnel attached to the anti-graft agency’s Lagos Zonal Office on Friday. As released by the EFCC, the suspects apprehended […]

Business National News

EFCC to bankers: asset declaration now a must

•‘Role of financial institutions in crime worrisome’ •Agency to battle cyber criminals Bankers have come under the searchlight of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the anti-graft agency’s new focus on infractions. More attention will also be devoted to cyber crime “which has become a big problem to this country”, EFCC Chairman AbdulRasheed Bawa […]

National News

Housing Fraud: Kindly Attend To Our Petition – Duped Journalists Appeal To EFCC

A passionate appeal has gone to the new acting chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mohammed Umar to investigate the scam surrounding an housing project initiated by the outgoing National President of Nigerian Association of Women Journalists, NAWOJ, Ifeyinwa Omowole.  In a petition signed by Jiti Ogunye, counsel to Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, […]