• EFCC arraigns former Ebonyi Council Chair, two others for N25m fraud

    EFCC arraigns former Ebonyi Council Chair, two others for N25m fraud

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Thursday arraigned a former Coordinator of Afikpo South Local Government Development Centre of Ebonyi State, Ugwuocha  Okoroafor; his treasurer, Christian Chukwu Owo; and the Administrative Officer, Anne Eke Agwu, before Justice E.A. Ngene of the State High Court, Afikpo on a 15-count charge of conspiracy and stealing of public funds totaling over N25 million.

    Okoroafor and his alleged accomplices were said to have at various times between 2013 and 2015 raised vouchers for payments […]