Criminalising Me Will Not Silence Me – Shehu Sani

A former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani, has accused the Federal Government of attempting to silence him over his criticism of the regime led by the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), using fronts. Sani alleged that the government is using his accuser, through the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, to... Continue Reading →


Extortion: CJN Disowns Shehu Sani, Says Ex-lawmaker A Liar

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Tanko Muhammad, on Sunday, denied links with a former senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, who is being investigated by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for alleged extortion. The complainant, Alhaji Sani Dauda, who reported Sani to the EFCC had claimed that the former senator demanded N4m from... Continue Reading →

I Will Remain A Headache To My Haters In 2020 – Fayose

Ekiti State former governor Ayodele Fayose, says he will remain a pain to his “political haters” if they do not repent in 2020. Fayose said this in a New Year message he posted on his Twitter page. Also in the post, he added that he wonders how far his “haters” would go in their plots... Continue Reading →

EFCC Arrests Shehu Sani Over Alleged $10,000 Scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Shehu Sani for allegedly extorting $10,000 from a businessman, Alhaji Sani Dauda, owner of ASD Motors who has a case pending with the anti-graft agency. A statement by the SA Media & Publicity to Acting Chairman of EFCC,... Continue Reading →

BREAKING: Court Grants EFCC’s Request To Detain Adoke For 14 Days

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Maitama, Abuja, has granted permission to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to detain the immediate-past Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, for 14 days The Cable NG reports. Justice Othman Musa granted the request contained in an ex parte application filed... Continue Reading →

Mompha Demands N5m From EFCC For Unlawful Detention Over Alleged Money Laundering

A businessman, Ismaila Mustapha, has instituted a fundamental rights enforcement suit before a High Court of Lagos State, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for detaining him beyond the constitutionally stipulated days Punch NG reports. Ismaila popularly called Mompha, in the suit filed by his lawyers, who include: Mr. Gboyega Oyewole (SAN), Ademola... Continue Reading →

APC Tells EFCC, Police To Investigate Makinde’s Role In Kogi Election

The Oyo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the Nigeria Police, as well as other security agencies to launch a thorough probe into the roles played by Governor Seyi Makinde before, during and after the last Saturday’s gubernatorial election in Kogi State Daily Post... Continue Reading →

Probe Senate Now Over Employment Slots Scandal – SERAP Calls On ICPC, EFCC

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has asked the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to: “jointly carry out a prompt, thorough, transparent and effective investigation into allegations that principal officers and members of the Nigerian Senate are using their official positions to get job slots... Continue Reading →

EFCC Recovers N65.5M Left Over Cash From INEC Office In Zamfara State After Elections

Operatives of the Sokoto zonal office recovered money to the tune of N65,548,000. The money comprised 81 bundles of N1000 notes, 97 bundles of N500 notes and 96 pieces of N500 notes. The monies were stacked in two fireproof safes during a search conducted in the offices of the HOD accounts and cashier of the... Continue Reading →

EFCC Arrests Suspected Fraudster, Abdulrauf Illyasu At Presidential Villa, Abuja

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested a suspected impersonator and fraudster, Abdulrauf Illyasu, for allegedly defrauding members of the public within the precincts of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Illyasu was said to have secured an office opposite the presidential banquet hall, where he carried out his nefarious activities. EFCC sources informed reporters in... Continue Reading →

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