• N4.7 billion arms probe: Obanikoro now in custody, EFCC confirms

    N4.7 billion arms probe: Obanikoro now in custody, EFCC confirms

    It was gathered that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has confirmed that former Minister of Defense, Musiliu Obanikoro, has submitted himself to the Commission for investigation over his alleged involvement in a N4.7 billion arms probe.

    Obanikoro was reportedly accompanied by eight associates and friends to the Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission around 1 pm Monday.

    The former Minister of State Defence arrived in Lagos from the United States on Monday and headed to Abuja to keep the […]

  • $2.1bn arms probe: Allow me defend myself, Dasuki tells FG

    $2.1bn arms probe: Allow me defend myself, Dasuki tells FG

    Former National Security Adviser, NSA, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd), yesterday, accused the Federal Government of deliberately denying him the opportunity to prepare his defence to all the criminal charges preferred against him before three different courts.

    Dasuki, who made the allegation at the resumed hearing on the 22-count charge the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, entered against him before an Abuja High Court sitting in Maitama, bemoaned the fact that he had been constantly denied access to his lawyers.

    He told […]