Posts Tagged ‘Mr Ibrahim Magu’

BREAKING: Presidency expected to lobby or send fresh nominee to replace EFCC’s Magu ~ Saraki

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 1, 2019
The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, has said that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has no substantive chairman because the presidency refused to replace Mr. Ibrahim Magu, when his nomination was rejected by the Senate. Saraki stated this at the ongoing orientation programme organised by the National Assembly management for newly elected federal […]

Our stand on SGF, Ibrahim Magu remains, No going back – Senate

by Breaking Timeson January 25, 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari and the Senate are set for a collision as the Upper House has rejected his clean bill for the Secretary to the Government of the Fed­eration (SGF), Babachir Lawal and the re-nomination of Act­ing Chairman of the Econom­ic and Financial Crimes Com­mission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu. The Senate had reject­ed Magu as […]

Senate Disowns Ali Ndume’s Statement on two DSS Reports on Ibrahim Magu

by Breaking Timeson December 21, 2016
The Senate has de­bunked claims by the Senate Leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume, that it received two secu­rity reports from the De­partment of State Services (DSS) on the confirmation of Mr. Ibrahim Magu as the substantive Executive Chair­man of the Economic and Fi­nancial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Ndume had, during a vis­it to President Muhammadu Buhari on […]

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 […]

NBA Blasts EFCC Boss, Says Lawyers are not Rogues

by Breaking Timeson August 31, 2016
The Nigerian Bar As­sociation (NBA), yesterday took a swipe at the statement credited to the Chairman of the Economic and Fi­nancial Crimes Commis­sion (EFCC) Mr Ibrahim Magu, accusing lawyers in the country of being rogues. NBA in a press state­ment signed by its General Secretary, Isiaka Abiola Olagunju, in Abuja called on the Commission to withdraw the […]

EFCC Boss, Magu Evades Question on Buratai’s Dubai Properties

by Breaking Timeson July 13, 2016
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, on Tuesday evaded questions on the recent calls for the probe of the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, for purchasing properties worth $1.5m in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. Magu was departing the Rockview Classic Hotel, in Abuja, venue […]