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FG to install detection screening equipment at five international airports

The Federal Government is to install customized explosive and narcotic detection screening systems in five international airports in the country. The airports are...

Update on Emefiele: Court Grants ex-CBN governor bail

A former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, was on Wednesday granted bail by Justice Olukayode Adeniyi, of the...

At last, EFCC bows to court order,produces Emefiele for bail application hearing

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has finally obeyed the court ruling to produce the former Governor of the Central Bank of...

Barely 60 minutes after regaining freedom, ex-CBN Gov. Emefiele arrested by EFCC

“Emefiele was allegedly arrested by the anti-graft agency after regaining freedom from the custody of the Department of State Service (DSS)” Embattled former...

After 134 days, DSS releases ex-EFCC Chairman, Bawa

After about 134 days in custody, the immediate past Chairman of the nation’s anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), AbdulRasheed...

Breaking: Pres.Tinubu Appoints Olukoyede EFCC Chairman

President Bola Tinubu on Thursday named Mr Ola Olukoyede, a lawyer, as the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Olukoyede’s...

Amid EFCC’s raid of apartment: Skales denies involvement in fraud

Nigerian music sensation, Skales, has vehemently denied any involvement in fraudulent activities following a recent raid on his apartment by officials of the...

EFCC set to extradite Alison-Madueke from UK, secures arrest warrant

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured an arrest warrant to extradite former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, from the...

Release suspended EFCC chair, Bawa immediately or prosecute him, SERAP tells Pres. Tinubu …threatens legal action over Bawa’s detention

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has threatened to take legal action against the President Bola Tinubu-led administration over the continued detention...

N2.9bn fraud: For the third time, ex-Imo Gov. Okorocha freed by court

Thrice prosecuted in court, thrice discharged is the political career trajectory of Ex-Imo Governor and serving Senator, Rochas Okorocha, as he was again...

Missing or alleged misappropriation of 13% derivation fund: Probe ex-Gov. Okowa now, Delta communities tell EFCC

Immediate past Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has been hauled up before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over the...

National Security Adviser, Nuhu Ribadu: A biodata

Dr Nuhu Ribadu, a lawyer and retired senior police officer, was born in Yola, Adamawa State, on 21 November, 1960. He attended Aliyu...

Just in: Ex-Benue Gov. Ortom lands in EFCC 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC) in Makurdi, the state capital, has busted the immediate past Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom. Ortom,...

DSS to critics: We operate on basis of rule of law, and we are rule governed

“Consistent attack on it based on ignorance, unrealised interests and emotional assessments and judgements does the country no good’’ The Department of State...

Breaking: DSS arrests EFCC Chairman, Bawa

A Few hours after his suspension from office by President Bola Tinubu, the Department of State Services (DSS) on Wednesday night said it...

BREAKING: EFCC chairman, Bawa, suspended from office

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has suspended yet another head of a federal organization, this time is Mr AbdulRasheed Bawa, the Chairman, Economic and...