Category Archives: EFCC

ICPC, EFCC can investigate persons, authorities for corruption, court reaffirms

A Federal High Court in Sokoto has affirmed that the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) could investigate and prosecute persons or authorities over corruption allegations anywhere in the country. Full story

Source: http://guardian.ng/news/icpc-efcc-can-investigate-persons-authorities-for-corruption-court-reaffirms/?utm_source=Guardian+Newsletter&utm_campaign=9b4b7438e0-Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b799d7d8ad-9b4b7438e0-99238021

Posted by Hussaini Ali June 28, 2018

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Nigeria’s Attorney General Malami Queries Magu, Keyamo

The Attorney-General also wrote to Festus Keyamo, a legal practitioner whom the EFCC contracted to prosecute Mr. Umar, requesting to know the authority that instructed him to file the charges as well as the details of the contract. Full story

Source: http://saharareporters.com/2018/02/19/nigeria%E2%80%99s-attorney-general-malami-queries-magu-keyamo

Posted by Hussaini Ali February 20, 2018

Magu, Malami manipulating Nigeria’s legal system – Reps

The House of Representatives on Thursday condemned alleged manipulation of Nigeria’s legal system by Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC). Full story

Sourec: https://www.premiumtimesng.com/news/top-news/258038-magu-malami-manipulating-nigerias-legal-system-reps.html

Posted by Hussaini Ali February 9, 2018

‘Court of Appeal judgment on EFCC conflicts with established jurisprudence’

The recent Court of Appeal judgment which held that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), cannot try sitting judicial officers generated a lot of controversy as lawyers either applauded or criticized the decision. Full story

Source: https://guardian.ng/features/court-of-appeal-judgment-on-efcc-conflicts-with-established-jurisprudence/

Posted by Hussaini Ali January 16, 2018

EFCC operatives invade ex-DSS DG’s house

Some operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC ) have invaded the residence of a former Director-General of the Department of State Security Service (DSS), Mr. Ita Ekpenyong to arrest him. Full story

Source: http://www.thenationonlineng.net

Posted by Amaka, 22 November 2017

EFCC Recovers N328.9 Billion From Oil Marketers

Gombe/Kano — The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in North-west zone in Kano has recovered N328.9billion from alleged fraudulent petroleum transactions in the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) between July 2016 to July 2017. Full story

Source: http://www.allafrica.com

Posted by Amaka, 10 August 2017

We secured 340 convictions in six months – EFCC boss, Magu

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has said the commission secured 340 convictions for various offences within the last six months. He stated this, on Tuesday, at the project launch on law enforcement and public engagement in Abuja. Full story

Posted by Amaka, 7 June 2017