A former member of the House of Representatives, Chief Gbineje Obukowho Napoleon has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The former law maker who represented Uvwie, Sapele and Okpe Federal Constituency of Delta State in the National Assembly between 2003 and 2007 is wanted for offences bordering on breach of trust and illegal diversion of funds to the tune of N281,280,000.00 ( two hundred and eighty one million, two hundred and eighty thousand naira only).
In a determined effort at improving its capacity to fight corruption and economic crimes, the Economics Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced the training of the first batch of junior cadet officers. The 71 officers of the Detective Assistant Cadre 1 commenced their training on January 7, 2013 at the EFCC Academy , Karu Abuja.
Two 'men of God' Pastor Glory Abrefera and Reverend Vincent Okpogo have been sentenced to 10 years imprisonment each by Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court, Asaba, Delta State. Justice Buba found Pastor Abrefera and Reverend Okpogo including their company, Mustard Seed Micro Investment Limited guilty on a four count charge of carrying out banking practice without licence. The accused persons were said to have collected over N1 billion from different individuals and organizations as deposits in an illegal banking practice. They have also failed to account for all the deposits they collected.