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See The Response EFCC Twitter Gave This Arsenal Fan After Their Loss On Sunday

After the English Football Club dropped to the 4th position in the league, following their defeat to Manchester City on Sunday, this Twitter user, felt the EFCC needed to do something to the football club’s manager. Trust the EFCC account with their savage reply. Below: Read More »

Federal High Court Judge, Ofili-Ajumogobia busted in fake hospital admission scandal by EFCC

According to Sahara Reporters, a Federal High Court judge, Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, has been busted by detectives of the EFCC in a hospital admission racket in Lagos. Ofili-Ajumogobia on Wednesday morning told EFCC officials, by phone, that she was on admission in a Lagos hospital in Ikoyi to explain away the reason she could not respond to the anti-graft agency’s invitation for interrogation in the last two days. Five other judges ... Read More »

EFCC arrests one of its officers for collecting N15m bribe from a lawmaker

The EFCC on Thursday, September 15, 2016, arrested one of its operatives, Uzodinma Kingsley Agbazue for offences bordering on criminal conspiracy and extortion. Agbazue, a Deputy Detective Superintendent, DDS, was arrested following a complaint by a lawmaker currently under investigation by the Commission, alleging that the operative collected N15million from him with a promise to give him soft landing by compromising the investigation. According to the complainant, Agbazue allegedly approached ... Read More »

EFCC Is A Big Thief – Patience Jonathan Releases Official Statement Over Freezing Of Account

In an official statement signed by Timipa Jenkins Okponipere (Esq), a legal practitioner, former Nigerian first lady, Patience Jonathan, described the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as ‘a big thief’ for freezing her accounts with Skye Bank containing more than $15million in all. Recall that throughout last week, Mrs. Jonathan was the subject of an EFCC investigation regarding the source of the money, but she has continued maintaining her ... Read More »

N23bn Election Fraud: Former FCT Minister ‘Returns’ Only N10m to FG

A former minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Ms Jumoke Akinjide has reportedly returned the sum of N10m to the federal government as investigations continue into the infamous N23bn election fraud allegedly perpetrated by officials of the last administration. According to the Punch, Ms Akinjide was made to return the money by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) which has been probing a number of former government officials ... Read More »

Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila Willingly Submits Himself To Police For Investigation Over Budget Padding

Following allegations of budget padding and manipulation brought against principal officers of the National Assembly, the majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has willingly submitted himself to security agents. Femi Gbajabiamila, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, has offered himself for investigation by security and anti-corruption agencies over alleged padding of the 2016 budget.   It would be recalled that the former Chair of Appropriation Committee, ... Read More »

EFCC Finally Releases Popular Blogger After 36hrs In Detention…See Details

An Abuja-based political blogger and publisher of Abusidiqu.com, Abubakar Sidiq, who was in the early hours of Monday, August 8, 2016, arrested by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for a reported publication on his website, has been released.   The anti-graft agency, EFCC later released a statement on Monday, on the reason why it arrested the blogger which caused an uproar online.   “The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, ... Read More »

Tompolo, Turaki & Others: Top 7 Most Wanted Fugitives On EFCC List Over Billions Of Naira Fraud (Photos)

There at least 76 persons – including politicians, former public office holders and notable high profile individuals – presently on the wanted list of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Below are the top seven most wanted persons on anti-graft agency’s watch list as compiled by TheCable News. 1. GOVERNMENT EKPEMUPOLO A.K.A TOMPOLO Tompolo is a former militant leader of the Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta ... Read More »

EFCC Arraign Billionaire Businessman, Jide Omokore [Photos]

Oil magnate and ally of Former Minister of Petroleum, Diezani Alison- Madueke, Jide Omokore, is currently being arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the Federal High Court Abuja on money laundering charges… Read More »

EFCC Finds N2.5B In Former Aviation Minister Stella Oduah’s Housemaid’s Account

Agents of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have discovered the sum of N2.5 billion in a bank account opened in the name of a housemaid to former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah, who is now a senator representing Anambra State in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Two senior EFCC sources told our correspondent that the bank account and its huge deposits had been opened and operated without the ... Read More »

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