• Aisha Buhari, Magu To Kick-off Women Against Corruption Campaign

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, will tomorrow,  flag off the Nigerian Women Against Corruption, WAC, project, at the International Conference Center, Abuja with the aim of engaging women across the country in a nationwide sustainable fight against corruption. According to the acting chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, the epoch-making event, which is…

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    Magu Blames Recession On Corruption

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    Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has said that there is a nexus between corruption and economic recession. Magu who was speaking on Thursday, December 1, 2016, when he visited the Naval Headquarters in Abuja on a courtesy call said the recession prevalent in Nigeria today was as a…

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    N10m Scam: EFCC Impostor Bags 14 Years Jail Term

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has secured the conviction of a notorious fraudster, Abiodun Edward, a member of a syndicate which specialises in impersonating staff of the agency, to defraud unsuspecting victims. EFCC spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren said in a statement that Edward was arraigned on Wednesday, October 14, 2015 and prosecuted on a…

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  • FUTMinna Collaborates With NACETEM To Award Masters In Technology

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    The Federal University of Technology, Minna (FUTMinna) and the National Centre for Technology Management (NACETEM) have commenced a collaborative programme that will lead to the award of professional master certificate in Technology Management. In a remark, the Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Musbau Akanji, who was represented by the Director, Collaboration and Linkages, Prof….

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    N603m Fraud: ICPC Begins Prosecution Of NIHSA Ex-DG

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    The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ICPC’s case against a former Director-General of Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), Mr. John Ayoade Shamonda, has been reopened before Justice Adeniyi Ademola of High Court of the Federal Capital Territory Apo, Abuja. A statement by the spokesperson of the ICPC, Rasheedat Okoduwa‎ recalled that earlier…

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    ICPC Recovers 95 Vehicles From Sure-P

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    The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has recovered 95 vehicles from various government officials after the winding down of the activities of the defunct Subsidy Re-investment and Empowerment Programme (Sure-P) by the current administration. The chairman of the anti-graft agency, Barr.EkpoNta revealed this when the House of Representatives Committee on Anti-Corruption…

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    2016 Budget: Aviation Records 65% Performance

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    The Ministry of Aviation has, so far, recorded 65 per cent performance for the 2016 budget, which was signed by the middle of this year. Making this revelation yesterday, when the Senate Committee on Aviation visited on  oversight function, the minister of state for Aviation, Senator  Hadi Sirika, disclosed that the grand total released to…

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  • Saraki Charges FRSC On Enforcement ‎Of Traffic Laws

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    The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki has charged staff of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to embark on aggressive enforcement of traffic laws, saying doing so would ensure compliance of the people and serve as disincentive to traffic violations. He made the call while receiving the Corps Marshal of the FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi…

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    EFCC To Re-arraign Dasuki, Others Nov 16

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, was granted application by Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf of the FCT High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja, seeking the consolidation of the two separate criminal charges against former National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd) and others with respect to their involvement in the infamous N2.1billion arms scam….

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    N9.3m Fraud: EFCC Arraigns Edo Deputy Gov’s Brother

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    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, arraigned one Joseph Ovbokhan Odubu and his company, Even Handed Services Limited before Justice P. I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court, sitting in Benin, Edo State on a three-count charge bordering on forgery, uttering and obtaining money by false presence to the tune of Nine Million…

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