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January 15, 2019 7:28 PM CJN Onnoghen speaks on EFCC raiding his residence

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onnoghen has reacted to reports that his residence in Abuja was raided by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). On his Twitter page, he wrote: “Why have the EFCC surrounded the home of CJN Onnoghen and why are they seeking to arrest him? “These people want Nigeria to burn! Buhari call off your dogs before 739

January 14, 2019 4:16 PM EFCC arraigns Doyin Okupe

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday arraigned Dr Doyin Okupe before the Abuja Federal High Court in Maitama. Okupe, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, was arraigned before Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu on Monday in Abuja, Channels TV reports. He was arraigned alongside with two companies, Value Trust Investment Ltd and Abrahams 142

January 10, 2019 7:19 AM Kwankwaso’s camp reacts to his probe by Ganduje over alleged corruption, diversion of govt funds

The Kwankwasiyya Movement in Kano has reacted to the probe of its leader and former governor of the state, Sen. Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, by his successor and incumbent governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje over alleged diversion of funds for a multi-million naira 5km road project during his tenure. Comrade Aminu Abdulsalam, a prominent member of the group and commissioner 142

January 10, 2019 6:45 AM Kano: Ganduje drags Kwankwaso to EFCC for alleged corruption, diversion of govt fund

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has said his administration is probing his predecessor, Senator Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso over multi-billion naira 5 kilometre road projects. Ganduje, who made this known yesterday while inaugurating 12 campaign committees for his second term bid, said Kano State government had taken the matter to the Economic 164

January 9, 2019 4:50 PM EFCC arrests man over undeclared $207,000 at Kano Airport

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kano State zonal office has arrested one Sani Abdullahi, at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, for alleged money laundering offence. Abdullahi was arrested on December 31, 2018 on board Ethiopian Air enroute Kano to China for failing to fully declare the sum of $207,000 (One Hundred and Twenty 138

January 8, 2019 6:24 AM Omokri releases ’15 lies of Buhari at Presidential campaign inauguration’

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan has listed what he called 15 lies told by President Muhammadu Buhari at the launch of All Progressives Congress, APC, campaign council. Rotimi Amaechi, the Minister of Transportation was inaugurated into the Presidential Campaign Council, despite the emergence of leaked audios in which he allegedly 107

January 7, 2019 4:51 PM 2019 election: PDP is dead – Tambuwal, Wamakko declare

A former Governor of Sokoto State, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko and the Zonal Coordinator of the All Progressives Congress, APC, campaign, Alhaji Umaru Nangwari Tambuwal, have declared the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, dead in the state. The duo said they were already doing a final burial of the PDP in Sokoto State. Wamakko and Tambuwal spoke in Denge 165

January 4, 2019 7:12 AM Court orders ‘Yahoo boy’ to forfeit IPhone X, car to FG

A Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Apo has ordered a Yahoo boy, Edwin Ogbomwan (aka Thomas Jerry Stars), to forfeit iPhone X and a car, Toyota Camry 2006 model to the Federal Government. Justice D. Senchi also sentenced the convict to two months in prison with the option of paying N1m fine. The suspect, who was arraigned by the Economic 134

December 19, 2018 8:00 PM Alex Badeh: EFCC speaks on assassination of ex-CDS

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Mr Ibrahim Magu, has condemned the murder of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh. DAILY POST had reported that Badeh, who rose to the rank of Air Chief Marshal in the Nigerian military, died from gunshot wounds he sustained after his vehicle was attacked 77

December 14, 2018 4:38 PM EFCC boss, Magu reveals why he is happy Senate rejected him twice

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, on Thursday said that he was happy the Senate refused to confirm him as the substantive chairman of the anti-graft agency. Magu, speaking before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja, said if the Senate had confirmed him, he probably would not have been able to perform 73