The Independent National Electoral Commission( INEC) has described the inclusion of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) in the election monitoring process as one of the best policy decisions in Nigeria’s electoral administration.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, is to strengthen relationship with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, and the Nigeria Immigration Service. Abdulkarim Chukkol, Port Harcourt's zonal head of the EFCC, made the declaration recently during a visit to the Rivers State Commands of the two agencies.
Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Special Offences Court, sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, has convicted and sentenced an internet fraudster, Sulaiman Toheeb Gbenga, to nine months imprisonment.
The Comptroller, Nigeria Immigration Service, Sokoto State Command, Sangari Umar Abdullahi, has commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC), for its important roles in nation building; saying it is receiving global recognition in positioning Nigeria in its rightful place in the comity of nations.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Maiduguri zonal office, on Thursday, September 17, 2020 arraigned Alhaji Bunu Sheriff before Justice Fadawu Umaru of the Borno State High Court sitting in Maiduguri, on one count charge bordering on cheating to the tune of N845,300.00 (Eight Hundred and Forty -Five Thousand, Three Hundred Naira).
Justice Muhammad Muhammad of the Sokoto State High Court, Sokoto on Thursday, September 17, 2020 committed one Bello Matsala Umar to prison for obtaining the sum of N225,000.00 (Two Hundred and Twenty Five Thousand Naira only), by false pretence.
The Corps Marshall and Chief Executive Officer, Kaduna State Traffic Law Enforcement Authority, KASTLEA, Major Garba Yahaya( rtd), has called for the inclusion of anti- corruption studies, in schools' curricula, from primary level to university level, as a veritable means of minimising the effects of corruption in Nigeria.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Lagos zonal office, on Thursday, September 17, 2020, arraigned one Adereti Taofeek before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Lagos State High Court, sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on three-count charges bordering on conspiracy and stealing to the tune of N3, 948, 739.66 (Three Million Nine Hundred and Forty-Eight Thousand, Seven Hundred and Thirty-Nine Naira, Sixty-Six Kobo only ).
Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of the Kwara State High Court on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, convicted and sentenced 29-year-old Usman Muhammed to prison for romance scam.