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Breaking: EFCC Grills Lagos Speaker Over Fraud Allegations
Breaking: EFCC Grills Lagos Speaker Over...

Breaking: EFCC Grills Lagos Speaker Over Fraud Allegations

  The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, is currently at the office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission where he is responding to questions bothering on his alleged involvement in fraud. The spokesman for the EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren, told the Punch... read more »

I Ask for Some Patience With the Acquisition of Equipment – Buhari
Buhari Reacts to NDDC, EFCC Probes, says...

Buhari Reacts to NDDC, EFCC Probes, says it’s an Abuse of trust

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday reacted to corruption allegations rocking the Niger Delta Development Commission and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). He said that some of his appointees have betrayed the trust reposed in them. The president disclosed this in a chat with... read more »

Allegations Against Me are Nonsense- Ibrahim Magu, Suspended EFCC Acting Chairman
Allegations Against Me are Nonsense- Ibr...

Allegations Against Me are Nonsense- Ibrahim Magu, Suspended EFCC Acting Ch...

Suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has dismissed the allegations against him as mere “nonsense”. In an interview with The Nation shortly after he was released from custody, Magu expressed shock when he read the allegations levelled... read more »

Update: Magu Being Held by Presidency, Says Nigerian Police, Denies Detaining Him
Update: Magu Being Held by Presidency, S...

Update: Magu Being Held by Presidency, Says Nigerian Police, Denies Detaini...

The Nigeria Police Force has debunked reports of detaining Ibrahim Magu, ousted Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. This was contained in a letter written to Tosin Ojaomo, counsel to Magu, by DCP Idowu Owohunwa, Principal Staff Officer to the Inspector-General of... read more »

Presidency Speaks on the Arrest of Suspended EFCC Acting Chairman, Magu
Presidency Speaks on the Arrest of Suspe...

Presidency Speaks on the Arrest of Suspended EFCC Acting Chairman, Magu

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE A series of documented allegations were made against the Ag. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Following a preliminary review of the allegations leveled against the Ag. Chairman and several other members of his staff, there were grounds for a... read more »

EFCC Saga: IG of Nigerian Police Force Withdraws Officers Attached to EFCC, Magu’s Security Details

EFCC Saga: IG of Nigerian Police Force Withdraws Officers Attached to EFCC, Magu’s Securit...

Mobile Police officers attached to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have been withdrawn on the order of the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The order was... read more »

Magu Makes A Laughing Stock Of Buhari's Anti Corruption War, Vindicates The 8th Assembly

Magu Makes A Laughing Stock Of Buhari’s Anti Corruption War, Vindicates The 8th Asse...

By being accused of the same crimes he was saddled with the responsibility of fighting against, Magu has dented, soiled and in the process, ridiculed President Muhammadu Buhari’s... read more »

Two Nights After Arrest, Suspended EFCC Boss, Magu, Still in Detention

Two Nights After Arrest, Suspended EFCC Boss, Magu, Still in Detention

Suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFC), Ibrahim Magu has spent a second night in detention after his arrest on Monday in Abuja. A joint team of... read more »

EFCC Raid: No Cause for Alarm, Says Ambode

EFCC Raid: No Cause for Alarm, Says Ambode

Former governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Tuesday urged his supporters and the general public to remain calm and law-abiding as there was no cause for alarm. Ambode, in a... read more »

Protest as EFCC Allegedly Raids Ambode’s House in Epe

Protest as EFCC Allegedly Raids Ambode’s House in Epe

Epe Residents in Lagos State on Tuesday protested as EFCC operatives raided the house of the former Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode. Tony Orilade, EFCC spokesman, has confirmed the development... read more »