Tag archive for ‘EFCC’
Andrew Yakubu
By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017

How EFCC Recovered $9.8m From Yakubu, Ex-NNPC GMD

Andrew Yakubu LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A special operation conducted by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on 3rd February, 2017 on a building belonging to a former Group Managing More...

By admin On Friday, February 10th, 2017

EFCC Recovers $9.2m In Former -NNPC Director’s Home

LAGOS FEBRUARY 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Mr Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Thursday told a committee of the House of Representatives that $9.2 million and 750,000 More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

HURIWA Urges Civil Societies to Shun Protest Against Uduaghan, Describes Co-ordinators as “Blackmailers”

Uduaghan LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-A frontline pro-democracy and Non-Governmental Organization, the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, has raised the alarm over some mushroom but politically motivated More...

Dr Iifeanyi Okowa
By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Delta APC Tasks Okowa on Alleged $10m Scam, CallS for Intervention of EFCC

Dr Iifeanyi Okowa LAGOS JANUARY 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The All Progressives Congress (APC), Delta State chapter has tasked Delta Governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa to come out in the open to clear his name on the alleged More...

I brahim Magu
By admin On Saturday, December 31st, 2016
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Buhari Fires Magu as EFCC Boss, Redeploys Him Back to Nigeria Police

I brahim Magu LAGOS DECEMBER 31ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, may have finally been removed from office, a report this morning said. The More...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Saturday, December 24th, 2016

EFCC Sets To Ambush James Ibori, Lists Ribadu as Key Witness in $15m Bribe Allegation

Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The pioneer Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been listed as a key witness against a former Governor of Delta State, Mr. James Ibori, More...

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose
By admin On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Court Orders EFCC to De-Freeze Fayose’s Accounts

Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose LAGOS DECEMBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A Federal High court sitting in Ado Ekiti has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to de-freeze some accounts belonging to More...

Chief James Ibori
By admin On Monday, December 5th, 2016
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Prosecuting Ibori in Nigeria is Unconstitutional and Human Right Abuse- Itse Sagay

Chief James Ibori LAGOS DECEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As rumour making the rounds about the retrial of Former Delta State Governor, Chief James Ibori in Nigeria after serving his jail term in United Kingdom, Chairman More...

By admin On Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Nigerian Gamblers Ignore EFCC, Invest Billion in MMM Ponzi Scheme

LAGOS NOVEMBER 19TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Fallen on difficult times amid the country’s first recession in decades, millions of Nigerians have turned to Mavrodi Mondial Moneybox (MMM), a Ponzi scheme with roots in Russia, More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Problems of Askia Ogieh Deepens as Delta Assembly Set to Probe DESOPADEC Financial Records

LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The problems of demoted Director of Administration and Finance of Delta State Oil Producing Area Development Commission (DESOPADEC), Cief Askia Ogieh deepens as members of Delta More...

Reuben Abati
By admin On Monday, October 24th, 2016

JUST IN: Reuben Abati Under Arrest

Reuben Abati LAGOS OCTOBER 24TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former presidential spokesperson, Reuben Abati, has been arrested. Mr. Abati, who was spokesperson to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan was arrested on Monday and is More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Nigerians React to Re-Arrest of Fani-Kayode, Demand Arrest of Amaechi,Umar,Saraki

Fani-Kayode LAGOS OCTOBER 22ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Fani Kayode was re-arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on October 21. Following his arrest, Nigerians have been reacting furiously, especially More...

Musiliu Obanikoro
By admin On Monday, October 17th, 2016

Obanikoro Returns to Nigeria Today, Heads to EFCC

Musiliu ObanikoroObanikoro,EFCC,Nigeria LAGOS OCTOBR 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, who has been out of the country for over a year return to the country today More...

Goodie Ibru
By admin On Thursday, October 13th, 2016

EFCC Declares Goodie Ibru Wanted over Alleged Diversion of N2bn Shareholders Fund

Goodie Ibru LAGOS OCTOBER 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has declared a former chairman of Ikeja Hotels, Goodie Ibru wanted. Goodie Ibru, a former president of the Nigerian Stock More...

By admin On Monday, September 5th, 2016

Miscreants,Rodents, Criminals Take Over N2.8b Seized Alamieyeseigha’s Hotel in Abuja

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Almost seven years after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) handed over the N2.8billion Chelsea Hotel to the government of Bayelsa State, the hitherto money-spinning More...

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By admin On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016

Conference of Political Parties Calls for Probe of Asaba Airport Project

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 3RD (URHOBOTODAY)-The Conference of Political Parties, CNPP, Delta State, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to probe the Asaba Airport project, which it alleged has More...

Ifeanyi Okowa ad Emmanuel Uduaghan
By admin On Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Behind Okowa, Uduaghan’s Cold War in Delta

Ifeanyi Okowa ad Emmanuel Uduaghan LAGOS AUGUST 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The quiet war between Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, and his immediate predecessor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, appears to have gained momentum with More...

By admin On Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Funds Seized From Tafa Balogun, Akingbola, Igbinedion, Others Yield N1.9bn Interest- EFCC

LAGOS AUGUST 27TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says N1,956,007,975.81 has accrued to government as interest from the public funds sized from a former Inspector-General of Police, More...

Muhammadu Buhari
By admin On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Buhari’s Govt Sets to Begin Clampdown on Media, Targets Online Publishers

Muhammadu Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Muhammadu Buhari’s administration’s war with the media may soon take a sinister twist as the office of the National Security Adviser, NSA, the chairman of More...

Mr Abubakar Sidiqu Usman
By admin On Monday, August 8th, 2016

Human Right Defenders Raises Alarm over EFCC Arrest of Blogger, Sidiqu over Story on Magu

Mr Abubakar Sidiqu Usman LAGOS AUGUST 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Information reaching the Coalition of Human Rights Defenders (COHRD) has it that a popular Nigerian blogger and political commentator, Mr Abubakar Sidiqu Usman, More...

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan
By admin On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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Uduaghan As Special Guest Editors’ Confab is Disgusting

Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan By Fred Ijeh LAGOS AUGUST 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The publicity extended to All Nigeria Editors’ Conference (ANEC) in Port Harcourt regarding Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan’s participation may have just More...

By admin On Monday, August 1st, 2016

Interpol Arrests 40-Years-Old Nigerian Behind $60m Online Global Fraud Network

LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Interpol a forty years old Nigerian simply identified as Mike allegedly behind online fraudulent internet network that had defrauding its victim all over the world a total sum of More...

Massimiliano Guidotti  and Loveth Ihunanya Agu
By admin On Thursday, July 21st, 2016

How Nigerian Facebook Female Lover Swindles Swiss National N3m

Massimiliano Guidotti and Loveth Ihunanya Agu LAGOS 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Massimiliano Guidotti a Switzerland national has decried his terrible ordeal in the hands of a Nigerian female lover, Loveth Ihunanya Agu More...

By admin On Monday, July 11th, 2016

Tompolo Tops List of EFCC Seven Most Wanted Persons

Tompolo LAGOS JULY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has released information of its seven most wanted people with Government Ekpemupolo alias Tompolo listed as number one. They More...

DESOPADEC Managng Director, Makinwa
By admin On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

N2bn Fraud: DESOPADEC MD, Finance Director, Others In EFCC Net

DESOPADEC Managng Director, Makinwa LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Following a series of petitions against the management of the Delta State Oil Producing Development Commission (DESOPADEC) over corruption and alleged More...