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EFCC Arraigns Man Over Attempted N7m Theft

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday 11 April, 2016 arraigned one Adekunle Yakub Asuni before Justice. I.B. Gafai of the Federal High Court Awka, Anambra State on a four count charge for attempting to steal the sum of N7,000,000.00 (Seven million naira) by false pretence, from the account of one Abdullahi Adamu. The offence contravenes the provisions ...

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More Trouble As Court Orders EFCC To Pay N5m Fine Over Rights Violation

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Few days after a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday awarded N10 bn as damages in favour of the former Acting Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, over his arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Justice Jude Okeke of the FCT High Court on Monday ordered the EFCC to pay N5 million ...

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Court Orders EFCC To Pay PDP Chieftain, Uche Secondus N10bn Damages Over Arrest, Detention

A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja on Friday awarded N10 bn as damages in favour of the former Acting Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, over his arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The EFCC had in March arrested Secondus f‎or illegally receiving buses on behalf of his party which they later asked ...

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N575,000 Job Scam Lands Fire Service Chief, Others in EFCC Net

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday,March 24, 2016 arrested one Dada Olatunji, a former Assistant Comptroller General of the Nigeria Fire Service for offences bordering on employment scam, the The Street Reporters can report.. It was gathered that Olatunji’s arrest followed a petition by two applicants – Robert Mathew and Theresa Abah- alleging that, sometime ...

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Judge Lambasts EFCC For Intimidating Court Over Australian Contractor

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An Abuja High Court Judge, Justice Peter Affen has berated the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly intimidating his court and for attempting to stall a case involving it and an Austrian Security contractor, Mr. Wolfgang Wolfgang Reinl who sued the anti-graft agency for N2b for allegedly detaining him since last year without trial. Reinl was detained since ...

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Nigerian Customs: HOW THE OFFICER IN CHARGE OF KARU STORE ALLEGEDLY AUCTIONS OUT AND DUPED UNSUSPECTING NIGERIANS

The Hamid Ali led Nigeria Customs Service is truly out to uproot the perennial corruption that has bedevilled the Nigeria Customs Service from the echelons to the lowest cadre staff.  It is no news that Customs Officers during previous regimes have been alleged to have enriched themselves in untamed corrupt practices thereby denying the nation revenue that should have accrued ...

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