A Federal High Court, sitting in Maitama, Abuja, on Friday, April 5, 2019 admitted more documents, presented to it by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in evidence against former Jigawa State governor, Alhaji Sule Lamido and others.
Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has stressed the important roles that women in the country have to play in the fight against corruption, and encouraged them to be more involved in the anti-graft war.
The Operatives of the Abuja Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC have arrested two suspected internet fraudsters at their hideouts in Gwarimpa and Life Camp suburbs of the Federal Capital Territory.
The trial of a former Managing Director of the defunct Intercontinental Bank, Erastus Akingbola, continued on April 4, 2019, before Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos with a prosecution witness, Abdulraheem Jimoh, a former Chief Inspector with the bank, revealing how loans granted by the defendant to certain individuals and companies were waived.
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu on Thursday, April 4, 2019 defended the Commission's 2019 budget proposal of N22, 070,514,431.00, (Twenty Two Billion, Seventy Million, Five Hundred and Fourteen Thousand, Four Hundred and Thirty One Naira) before the House Committee on Anti-corruption and Financial Crimes.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC have pledged to further strengthen their existing relationship in order to better protect the human rights of Nigerians.
Justice Mohammed Tukur of the Kaduna State High Court, on Thursday, April 4, 2019, sentenced a business man, Ugwu Ejike Frank to two years in prison for issuance of dud cheque.
Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of a Federal High Court, Abuja on April 4, 2019, admitted in evidence documents tendered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, against a former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, his two sons, Aminu and Mustapha, Aminu Wada Abubakar, Bamaina Holdings Ltd and Speeds International Limited, standing trial for an alleged N1.35 billion fraud.
The Acting Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has called on the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, to brace up and support the EFCC in tackling illegal Bureau de Change operators in Rivers State.
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has advised Nigerian youth to be more concerned about how their actions will impact humanity than the focus on monetary rewards.