Enforcement on Nigeria Breweries PLC… Lottery Commission Acted Within The Confines Of Its Mandate

In a bid to discharge its mandate as empowered by the National Lottery Act, 2005 (as amended) and the National Lottery Regulation, 2007, the Director General National Lottery Regulatory Commission(NLRC) Mr. Lanre Gbajabiamila has said that the Commission would continue the clamp down on all illegal lottery operators anywhere they be found within the shores…

Faces Of FSMLT Provost, Desk Officer Arrested By EFCC For Stealing N4.2m Meant For Staff Training

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arraigned Nkereuwem Etukudoh and Henry Oyibo, before Justice D.V. Agishi of the Federal High Court, Jos on a six-count charge bordering on conspiracy and obtaining money by false pretence. Etukdoh is alleged to have in 2014, as Provost, Federal School of Medical Laboratory Technology, FSMLT, Plateau State,…

This Security Guard Is Going To Prison For Forging Okonjo-Iweala’s Signature 

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on November 14, 2018 secured the conviction of Raymond Azuka, for offences bordering on forgery, committed between May 2013 and August 2014. Azuka was standing trial before Justice M.B. Idris of a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court, Nyanya, for a six-count charge, in which he was accused…

For Stealing Crude Oil, Kerosene Seller To Spend Two Years In Prison

A Federal High Court sitting in Port -Harcourt, Rivers State, has sentenced a Port Harcourt Kerosene dealer to two years imprisonment for dealing in illegal oil bunkering. The suspect, Mohammed Mustapha pleaded guilty to one-count charge bordering on illegal dealing in petroleum product (kerosene). Justice Liman Abubakar convicted and sentenced him to two years imprisonment…

EFCC Assures Of Transparency In Privatization Process

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has expressed the Commission’s readiness to partner with the Bureau of Public Enterprise, BPE, in ensuring transparency in the dispose of government properties. Magu said this while receiving the Director- General of the Bureau Alex A.Okoh and other management staff of the Bureau…

Shell, Staff Donate Relief Materials, N300m To Flood Victims In Niger Delta + Photos

STAFF and management of The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) have spent the last two weeks working as volunteers in the distribution of relief materials worth over N300 millions to communities affected by devastating floods in the Niger Delta states of Rivers, Bayelsa, and Delta. With staff making personal cash donations, SPDC’s…

Oriolowo, APC Senatorial Candidate Promises Responsible Representation; Kicks Off Consultations 

Senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Osun West District, Engr. Adelere Adeyemi Oriolowo, on Thursday kicked off a four-day tour of the entire senatorial district. This was just as he promised responsible representation of the people of the senatorial district when elected. A statement by the Oriolowo Media Office, which was made…

Behold! Faces Of Internet Fraudsters; 24 Undergraduates, 12 Others In EFCC For Cyber Crime

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  (EFCC) Ibadan Office has arrested 34 suspected internet fraudsters at 21, Sawmill Road Awa-Ijebu, Ogun State. The suspected cyber criminals who are between 19 and 37 years of age include:  twenty-three students of Olabisi Onabanjo University,  out of which nine were ladies who allegedly claimed to be girlfriends and…

Stop Being Tools In Hand Of Politicians, Magu Warns Bureaux De Change Operators

Ahead of 2019 general elections, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has warned Bureau de Change operators to stop aiding corrupt practices of politicians, as he vowed to prosecute operators and bankers who fail to comply with laws guiding the financial regulating system. Magu made this known on…