Economic And Financial Crimes Commission

EFCC Arrests Fidelity Bank Officer Friday Yahaya For Stealing N25m Depositors’ Money

A shady former marketing officer with a Lagos branch of the Fidelity Bank, Friday Yahaya who also goes by the name Peter Arikhan, has been ... Full story

EFCC Arrests Fidelity Bank Officer Friday Yahaya For Stealing N25m Depositors’ Money

A shady former marketing officer with a Lagos branch of the Fidelity Bank, Friday Yahaya who also goes by the name Peter Arikhan, has been ... Full story

Economic And Financial Crimes Commission Arraigns Suspected Lottery Scammer

A member of a syndicate of fraudsters operating in Ogun State, Bassey Okhiria, has been arraigned before Justice O. A Ipaye of the Lagos High ... Full story

EFCC Arrests Son Of Former Governor Of Adamawa State Over N15BN Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the son of former Governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako following allegations of fraud. Abdul-Aziz Nyako was ... Full story

Economic And Financial Crimes Commission Arrests Ex-Governor's Son

The Economic and Financial crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested Abdul-Aziz Nyako, son of impeached governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako. EFCC said the younger Nyako was ... Full story

EFCC Arrests Nigerian Fugitive Wanted For Murder In United Kingdom

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested Abdul Adewale Kekere-Ekun, a Nigerian fugitive wanted in the United Kingdom for murder. Reliable sources ... Full story

Internet Fraudster Jailed Two Years Imprisonment

Justice P. I. Ajoku of the Federal High Court, sitting in Benin, Edo State, on Thursday, February 12, 2015 convicted and sentenced Philip Agbodobri to ... Full story

EFCC Arraigns Youth Corps Member, And Accomplices For Cyber Fraud

The suspects, who were living at 4, Coal City University Close, Independence Layout, Enugu, were arrested by operatives of the EFCC following intelligence report over ... Full story

Murtala Nyako And His Son Abdulaziz Murtala Wanted For Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has declared a former Governor of Adamawa State, Murtala Nyako, and his son, Abdulaziz Murtala, wanted. The Head of Media ... Full story

Bishop 'David Oyedepo' Sued By, 'Valueline Securities and Investment Limited' Over Breach Of Contract

A stock brokerage firm, Valueline Securities and Investment Limited, has instituted a legal action against the founder of the Living Faith Church, popularly known as ... Full story

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission And United Kingdom’s Metropolitan Police Investigating Governors, Ministers For Fraud

The Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Larmorde, has said that the commission and the United Kingdom’s Metropolitan Police are investigating some serving ... Full story

Suspected Internet 'Fraudsters' Build Houses, Hotel With Proceeds

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested three suspected internet fraudsters in Port Harcourt, Rivers State - Okpekereke Timothy, Stanley Odjighere, and Teminor ... Full story

Lagos banker, Benjamin Segun Bright, to spend 63 years behind bars for stealing N4.9m

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured a 63-years jail time for a fraudster, Benjamin Segun Bright, for stealing the sum of N4,994,000 ... Full story

Prison Accountant Akon Imabong Esu-Nte, Steals N200 Million

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will today Friday November 14, 2014 arraign Mrs. Imaobong. Akon Esu- Nte, the Head of Capital Accounts Unit ... Full story

Actress Mercy Aigbe’s Husband Olanrewaju Akanbi Arrested!

We have it on good authority that, Olanrewaju Akanbi a.k.a Larry Gentry, the controversial husband of popular Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe is in police ‘hot ... Full story

Nigerian Hackers Rob Bank Of N6.3billion

Nigeria’s Economic and Financial Crimes Commission is on the trail of a group of computer hackers, who have stolen N6.28billion, about $40million, from a new ... Full story

EFCC Declares Bauchi Guber Aspirant Wanted for $.5m Scam

A gubernatorial aspirant in Bauchi State, Abdulahi Usman Adamu, alias Dan China, has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The ... Full story

Orowo Jesse Omokoh, Nigerian Dupes Australian Pensioner Of $90k

A Nigerian man who allegedly conned an Australian pensioner out of $90,000 in an online dating scam has appeared in court charged with deception, the ... Full story

Ifeanyi Onyeabor, Nollywood Director Released From Kirikiri Prisons

Nollywood director, Ifeanyi Onyeabor, who is the Managing Director of Igo Motion Pictures International, is finally free from the alleged N8.8million fraud case that took ... Full story

Damning US report on the role of the government in the proliferation of corruption in Nigeria

THE United States government’s recent report on the role of the government in the proliferation of corruption in Nigeria offers a fresh and undeniable insight ... Full story

Former Senate President Dimeji Bankole Discharged And Acquitted Of N9bn Fraud!

Former Speaker of the House of Reps, Dimeji Bankole, accused by the EFCC of masterminding a N9bn contract fraud was acquitted by a Federal High ... Full story

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission re-arraigns Ajudua and Orie

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday re-arraigned a one-time Lagos socialite, Fred Ajudua, for allegedly defrauding two Dutch businessmen of 1.69 million ... Full story

Chika Odigbo, Banker in court for defrauding house buyer

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday arraigned a banker, Chika Odigbo, before Justice D. Z. Senchi of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, ... Full story

Shocking details of how Governor Lamido sons looted Jigawa of over N10billion

Shocking details emerged Friday of how Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, allegedly connived with two of his sons, Aminu and Mustapha Lamido, to allegedly defraud ... Full story

Thousands of Imo women protest Okorocha’s intimidation by presidency

Owerri, the Imo State capital, was literally shutdown yesterday  as thousands of women from the 27 local council areas of the state  protested  alleged intimidation ... Full story

Lagos Speaker Adeyemi Ikuforiji Transferred Millions Of State Funds Into Personal Accounts

The trial of the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, began on Tuesday ... Full story

Richard Mofe Damijo, Popular Nollywood Actor On the Run For Looting N50M From Delta State Tourism

Philo Nkem Ajufo, the acting General Manager of Delta State Tourism Board, has been detained by the EFCC in Abuja over her role in a ... Full story

John Yakubu Yusuf, N27bn pension thief remanded in prison

Members of  civil rights groups  marched on  the premises of the Ministry of Justice, the National Assembly and the Supreme Court  in Abuja on Wednesday  ... Full story

EFCC arrests twenty suspected internet fraudsters in Benin

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested twenty suspected internet fraudsters. The arrest, which was carried out in a joint operation with officers ... Full story

Nigeria Needs To Learn How Corrupt Leaders Are Punished In Other Countries

The light sentence handed to a director in the Police Pensions Office, Mr. John Yusuf, by a Federal High Court in Abuja is still the ... Full story

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D’Banj Hangs Out With Ashish J. Thakkar Africa’s Youngest Billionaire

Nigeria’s top entertainer D’Banj is still in Dubai and living it up! Pictured above is him hanging out with serial entrepreneur Ashish J. Thakkar, who ... Full story

12 Die As Nollywood Actor, Wale Akorede Survived Fatal Accident

It is rare to see someone escape a fatal motor accident that stumbled five times with majority passing away instantly leaving just one person without ...

Deadly Love: Youth Corp Member Commits Suicide After Girlfriend Shows Him Engagement Ring (Photo)

Unable to tolerate the heartbreak he got when his girlfriend told him about her engagement, a Nigerian youth corp member, identified as Ernest decided to ...

Jaywon Calls Out Some Artistes Showing Off 2015 Models Of Cars On Social Media But Drive Rickety Ones In Reality

Angered by the rate at which some of his colleagues show off 'fake' extravagance online, Music Nigeria star Jaywon, has advised them cut their coats ...

Finally! Chidinma Ekile Now In A relationship, Gushes About Him

Chidinma Ekile, famously known as Miss Kedike, is finally in love. The Capital Hill singer who has been romantically with Flavour Na’abania also confirmed that ...

I Am A Boring Actress... Keira Hewatch

Nollywood actress, Keira Hewatch, has revealed that with money involved, she is always able to interpret her scripts well but totally a different person off ...

No Lady Has Resisted Me - Nollywood Director Elvis Chuks Boasts

For over a decade now, Elvis Chuks has continued to produce movies that are audience delight. He has worked with celebrities such as Nse Ikpe ...

After Confession, Nigerian S3x Slave Dies in B/Faso

After an investigative report on a Nigerian s3x slave worker who was deceived into the search for a better life outside the country, latest report ...

PSquare Pictured With Billionaire Tony Elemulu

Nigerian music duo, PSquare and Nigerian billionaire/bank mogul, Tony Elumelu were together recently for some business discussions which are yet to be disclosed to the ... Full story

Toyin Aimakhu Worships Her SmallgodHubby On Instagram As He turns A Year Older Today

Barely few months after rumours of marriage crash, Nollywood actress, Toyin Aimakhu has taken to Instagram to shower praises on her young actor husband as ...