A cross section of followers from Nigerians and beyond have commended the twitter official handle of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, ‘@officialEFCC’, which on Thursday, 17 September, 2020, reached the one million followers mark. It has joined the few law enforcement and security agencies across the globe to have reached that milestone.

Customs Comptroller, Port Harcourt's Area Command, Comptroller Yusuf Garba, has commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC), saying that it is "a shining light that we need to build, to make it stronger."

The Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Akwa- Ibom Command, Ochi Samuel, has commended the doggedness of the Uyo zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) in the fight against corruption, economic and financial crimes in Akwa Ibom State and its environs.

In a bid to improve on the outcome of its anti-corruption war, the Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, held a training session for young officers of the Commission in the zone.

Jigawa State’s Attorney -General and Commissioner of Justice, Musa Adamu Aliyu has solicited the assistance of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in establishing an anti- corruption commission for the state.

The Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, re-arraigned one Alice Peace John, alongside her boyfriend, Fadi Alloush before Justice Bayo Taiwo of the Oyo State High Court, Ibadan for fraud in the sale of charcoal.

Justice H.I.O Oshomah of the Federal High Court sitting in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, has convicted and sentenced John Patani to three years imprisonment or a fine of N2, 000, 000 (Two Million Naira only), for operating a vessel, M.T De Praise, on the Nigerian territorial waters without due registration and licence from appropriate authority.

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has sought the assistance of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) in tracking electoral funding malpractices and vote buying.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has sought stronger collaboration from the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) against the activities of oil thieves in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital and their counterparts who deal illegally on petroleum products in the state.

Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Professor Sulyman Abdulkareem, paid a Courtesy visit to the Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission( EFCC) , on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. He was received by the Zonal Head, Kazeem Oseni.

 

Media & Publicity.
15/09/2020.