• Breaking News: N76bn fraud: Wanted ex-Katsina Governor, Shema turns himself in

    Breaking News: N76bn fraud: Wanted ex-Katsina Governor, Shema turns himself in

    Former Governor of Katsina State, Ibrahim Shema, who was declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has turned himself in.

    The wanted former governor reported to the office of the anti-graft agency in Abuja at about 9:30 a.m on Friday.

    Shema was on Wednesday declared wanted by the anti-graft agency for allegedly diverting the sum of N76bn into his private account when he was governor.

    The former governor, however lambasted the anti-graft agency for declaring him wanted after honouring its […]

  • Former Kastina Governor, Shema slams EFCC for declaring him wanted in the media

    Former Kastina Governor, Shema slams EFCC for declaring him wanted in the media

    Embattled former Governor of Katsina State, Alhaji Ibrahim Shema, has lambasted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for declaring him wanted over an alleged N76bn fraud in the media.

    Shema wondered why the anti-graft agency decided to declared after honouring its invitation earlier.

    The ex-governor said this in a letter addressed to the acting Chairman of the EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, on Thursday.

    According to him, on getting to the Abuja office of the EFCC, he was informed by the anti-graft agency […]

  • Former Katsina State Governor wanted by EFCC

    Former Katsina State Governor wanted by EFCC

    Former Katsina State Governor Ibrahim Shema has been declared wanted for alleged mismanagement of N74.6billion.

    Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) operatives yesterday stormed the Abuja home of the former governor to arrest him but he was not there.

    Some top officials of Shema’s administration will have to account for N30billion security vote which was diverted monthly by local government councils, a source said.

    The Katsina State government petitioned the anti-graft commission, alleging mismanagement of about N74 billion by the Shema administration.

    The funds […]