Posts Tagged ‘Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).’

EFCC Releases Atiku’s Son-in-law, Arrests Former Presidential Aspirant, Turaki

by Breaking Timeson March 5, 2019
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released Babalele Abdullahi, son in-law to the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the just-concluded presidential election, Atiku Abubakar. Babalele was arrested last Saturday by operatives of the anti-graft agency after a search conducted at both his office and home in Abuja. The arrest […]

Banks Aiding Corruption, We will Zoom in on them – Magu

by Breaking Timeson September 23, 2016
The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, has accused banks of aiding corruption in Nigeria. He said it was unfortunate that some banks encourage looting by creating an “enabling environment” for it. “The banking sector is creating a fertile ground for corruption,” Magu said in Lagos on Tuesday during […]

Arrest Patience Jonathan, We will Bomb NNPC HQ – Group threatens EFCC

by Breaking Timeson September 22, 2016
The Niger Delta Peoples Professional Volunteer Force (NDPPVF), a group claims its members are workers in the oil and gas industry, has threatened to bomb the headquarters of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) if the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrests Patience Jonathan. The group further accused EFCC of witch-hunting the former first lady, […]