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EFCC ‘investigates APC’s National Working Committee’

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) may have begun beaming its searchlight on how the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) led by Chief John Odigie-Oyegun has been spending party funds.The move comes barely four days

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Arms Deal: Ihejirika Interrogated By EFCC

A former Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Azubuike Ihejirika (rtd), was yesterday interrogated on his role in the now infamous arms deal scandal. Daily Trust learnt that Ihejirika, who came to the EFCC Headquarters, Abuja, at about 11am was

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EFCC Reopens Charge Against Ex-Enugu Gov, Nnamani

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to file a fresh charge against Chimaronke Nnamani, a former governor of Enugu State, who is facing trial over an alleged N5.3 billion fraud. Nnamani, his former aide, Sunday Anyaogu, and six

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N600M Slush Fund: Bafarawa Bemoans EFCC’s Non-Trial Of Odili, Nwobodo, Others

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Alhaji Attahiru Bafarawa, is angry with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly singling him out for trial over the N600million cash given to six leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)

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2019: INEC wants EFCC to monitor politicians’ spending

The Independent National Electoral Commission has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to monitor the sources of funding of politicial parities’campaigns as the 2019 general elections approach. The Chairman of INEC, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, said this when the

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Maina’s governorship posters are all over the streets of Maiduguri, says ex-DSS director

 A former Assistant Director of the Department of State Services, Dennis Amacree, says Maina’s governorship posters were all over the streets of Maiduguri, adding that the intention of those who reinstated him was to make him the next governor of

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EFCC arraigns ex-OAU VC, Elujoba for corruption

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arraigned a former Acting Vice-Chancellor of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Prof. Anthony Elujoba before an Osun State High Court, Ede for corruption. One of the charges against him was the disbursement

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Beji, Niger PDP chair remain in EFCC custody

Former Niger state Governor Dr Muazu Babaginda Aliyu and his chief of staff, Umar Mohammed Nasko appeared before the Minna High Court presided by Justice Mohammed Aliyu Maiyaki today. Also in court was the state chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP),

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Ekiti students protest against Fayemi’s bid to stop probe

Students of tertiary institutions in Ekiti State on Monday protested against the bid by a former Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, to stop his probe by the Ekiti State Government. Governor Ayodele Fayose recently raised a Judicial Commission of Enquiry

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I have no plot of land in Lagos, EFCC trying to rubbish me – Gov. Yari

Abdulaziz Yari, Zamfara state governor, has debunked the allegations that he is building a $3m hotel in Lagos, from monies stolen from the Paris-London Club refunds. In a statement signed by Abulrazque Barkindo, head, public affairs, Nigeria Governors’ Forum Secretariat, Yari said he

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