Economic And Financial Crimes Commission News

BREAKING: Court stops EFCC from declaring Maina wanted

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja The Federal High Court in Abuja has stopped the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission from declaring wanted, a former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, who was suspected of complicity in diversion of pension funds.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 18, 2019

Party campaigns and the phobia of true federalism

Furthermore, the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission has lately guesstimated that political office holders have probably stolen over $500bn while the rest of us still ignorantly languish in poverty, but continue, surprisingly, to worship and adore the same thieves responsible for our misery!

Punch , Nigeria Feb 17, 2019

Vote for candidate that can reduce killings, PFN tells members

The PFN said members should vote for a candidate whose government could eliminate or reduce killings in the country and one who would not use its power to control state institutions such as the Independent National Electoral Commission, the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission and the police.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Vote-buying: EFCC releases hotlines, pledges rewards for whistle-blowers

Adelani Adepegba The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission has released telephone numbers to enable Nigerians to report cases of vote-buying.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Why Naira remains immune to election spendings —BDC operators

Gwadabe commended the awareness created by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission against trading in illicit funds as a boost to the stability of the naira.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

EFCC nabs more Yahoo boys in Lagos [PHOTOS]

The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, has arrested six members of a syndicate of Internet fraudsters at the Iyana Era, Badagry area of Lagos State.

Daily Post , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Vote for candidates who can reduce killings, PFN urges members

The PFN said members should vote for a candidate whose government can eliminate or reduce killings in the country and one who would not use its power to control state institutions such as the Independent National Electoral Commission, the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission and the police.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

N1.4bn fraud: Judge withdraws from NBA president, Usoro’s case

Though Olanipekun did not specify the reason for the request to take the case away from Justice Hassan, the request might not have been unconnected with the fact that prior to his appointment as a judge, Hassan was for many years a prosecutor with the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Yobe court convicts company manager for misappropriating N16m

Isah, who was prosecuted by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, pleaded guilty to the charges preferred against him.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 15, 2019

Auto dealers lament low patronage during campaigns | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

“A significant percentage of the automobile merchants came from purchases initiated by the corporate sector of the economy, with little or no demand from the financially-stifled public sector.” This electioneering process according to Philipson, did not in any way contribute significantly to the economy, and the situation was worsened by the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) constant trail of the well-heeled, allegedly believed to have benefited from the previous government.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 14, 2019