The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, today, November 1, 2013 arraigned a Deputy Comptroller of Prisons, Wure Wisdom Diete and his accomplice, Peter Ayamede, a Senior Inspector of Prisons before Justice C.O Ogisi of the Delta State High Court, Asaba on a 4- count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing. The two accused who are attached to Ogwashi-Uku Prison, Delta State, pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on October 24, 2013 arraigned the quartet of Bashir Abdullahi, Abdulrashid Ousman, Salisu Ousman and Sani Jibiya before Justice Babagana Ashigar of the Federal High Court Katsina on a 3-count charge of Money Laundering.
Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde has described the media as a significant ally in the fight against corrupt practices. He said this on Monday, October 28, 2013, in Lagos at a capacity-building workshop for media practitioners organized by the EFCC.