The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday December 10, 2015 arraigned the trio of Uchenna-Dike Ogbonnaya, Uchenna-Dike Ugomma and Ukeni Ugah Adanne before Justice U. N. Agomoh Of the Federal High Court, sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State on a 17-count charge bordering on Conspiracy, Stealing, Money laundering and Obtaining Money by False Pretence to the tune of Eighty Six Million, Nine Hundred and Forty One Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N86, 941,500).
High Chief Raymond Dokpesi, the erstwhile Chairman, DAAR Communications Plc, on Thursday, December 10, 2015 failed in his bid to regain freedom after being docked on Wednesday on a six-count charge bordering on alleged procurement fraud and breach of public trust to the tune of N2.1 billion before Justice Gabriel Kolawole of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
The Comptroller-General of Customs, Col. Hameed Ibrahim Ali (rtd.), has described the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as the pivot on which the fight against corruption in Nigeria rests. He said the leadership of the Service has also realised that having a mutual relationship with the Commission was a necessity.