Archive for: EFCC

Who said the rich and influential do not go to prison in Nigeria? See here

Who said the rich and influential do not go to prison in Nigeria? See here

by Emmanuel Chidiogo “Only the less privileged go to prison in Nigeria” were the words of Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, in Enugu last week as he expressed dismay at the level...

 

#MovingOn: EFCC closes case against Femi Fani-Kayode

#MovingOn: EFCC closes case against Femi Fani-Kayode

by Kolapo Olapoju The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reportedly closed its case in the protracted trial of Femi Fani-Kayode, the former aviation minister who was charged with...

 

Collins Uma: We will not infringe upon Nyako’s rights to associate with pigs (Y! FrontPage)

Collins Uma: We will not infringe upon Nyako’s rights to associate with pigs (Y! FrontPage)

by Collins Uma The PDP, through the non-existent Wendell Simlin and its spokesperson, Olisa Metuh, started this mudslinging. We have a choice to join them in that gutter or not. Nyako chose to...

 

Opinion: Buhari is Jonathan’s worst nightmare ahead of 2015

Opinion: Buhari is Jonathan’s worst nightmare ahead of 2015

by Daniel Ojeh It implies that ceteris paribus , Buhari has assurance of up to 24 million votes already ahead of his likely contenders should he contest in 2015. Call this a layman’s analysis...

 

Opinion: The Centenary awards without Ribadu was a huge mistake

Opinion: The Centenary awards without Ribadu was a huge mistake

by Saleh Ashaka One would have expected that if nothing else, the former EFCC chairman’s name would have been among the top three in the category of outstanding bravery and public spiritedness....

 

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Nigeria is a nation of horror show

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Nigeria is a nation of horror show

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Our legislators are not disturbed that the youth are unprepared for the technocracy of modern economy. The young ones are being taught by the example of the political leaders...

 

Perry Brimah: Umaru Musa Yar’Adua-The legacy of a president

Perry Brimah: Umaru Musa Yar’Adua-The legacy of a president

by Peregrino Brimah But Yar’dua was not stopping here, late Yar’Adua gave executive orders to the EFCC to go after anyone, bar none. Obasanjo was in his crosshairs. Obasanjo panicked! At a...

 

BUSTED: Undergraduate arrested by EFCC over $90,000 romance scam

BUSTED: Undergraduate arrested by EFCC over $90,000 romance scam

by Oge Okonkwo A 28-year old undergraduate of the University of Ibadan, Orowo Jesse Omokoh,has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly obtaining $90,000...

 

EFCC files fresh money laundering charge against Femi Fani-Kayode

EFCC files fresh money laundering charge against Femi Fani-Kayode

by Oge Okonkwo An amended money laundering charge has been filed against former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at a Federal High...

 

This is the man caught impersonating Okonjo-Iweala, Fashola’s wife on Facebook (PICTURED)

This is the man caught impersonating Okonjo-Iweala, Fashola’s wife on Facebook (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun A 38-year-old man has been arrested for fraud after reports that he opened accounts on Facebook purporting to belong to prominent citizens. [READ:UNILAG graduate caught impersonating...