The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has concluded arrangement to arraign another major suspect in the billion naira Police Pension scam. Mrs Uzoma Cyril Attang will on Wednesday April 10, 2013 be docked before Justice Hussain Baba of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Maitama, Abuja on charges bordering on stealing and criminal breach of trust. She allegedly abused her position to enrich herself while she served as Chief Accountant in the Police Pension office between 2003 and 2008. She is to be arraigned alongside Esai Dangabar, Atiku Abubakar Kigo, Ahmed Inuwa Wada, Mrs Veronica Ulonma Onyegbula, Sani Habila Zira, and Christian Madubuke. The other six suspects will be taking fresh pleas having previously been arraigned before Justice Abubakar Talba on January 28, 2013.
The Commandant, EFCC Academy, Ayo Olowonihi has called on investigators in anti-graft agencies in the country to avail themselves of training opportunities for improved performance.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Wednesday 27th March, 2013 arraigned one Allison Chukwura Emenike before Justice R.I. Ahiakwo of the Rivers State High Court, Port Harcourt on a two count charge bordering on obtaining money under false pretence and issuance of dishonoured cheques.