• N40bn fraud: Fayose’s antics to deceive Nigerians – APC

    N40bn fraud: Fayose’s antics to deceive Nigerians – APC

    All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti state has described the allegation of fraud against former Governor Kayode Fayemi by the House of Assembly, as an attempt by Governor Ayodele Fayose to shift attention from his alleged crimes to blackmail the federal government and put the former governor in bad light.

    It said Nigerians were not deceived by such antics to take attention from the “flurry of confessions in courts” exposing how Fayose allegedly participated in frauds to win his election.

    The House […]

  • EFCC re-arraigns ex-Adamawa Governor, Nyako, son over N40bn fraud

    EFCC re-arraigns ex-Adamawa Governor, Nyako, son over N40bn fraud

    Former Governor of Adamawa State, Admiral Murtala Nyako, rtd, and his son, Senator Abdulaziz were on Monday re-arraigned before an Abuja Federal High Court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over alleged N40bn fraud.

    The former governor and his son were docked on a 37 count charge bordering on money laundering alongside two others, Zulkifik Abba and Abubakar Aliyu.

    All accused persons were initially arraigned before the late Justice Evoh Chukwu of the same court on August 7, 2015, but […]

  • Ex-Customs Boss ‘Abdullahi Dikko’ Remains In EFCC’s Custody Over N40bn Fraud

    Ex-Customs Boss ‘Abdullahi Dikko’ Remains In EFCC’s Custody Over N40bn Fraud

    The interrogation of a former Comptroller-General (CG) of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Alhaji Abdullahi Dikko, by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is continuing.

    Investigation revealed, that ex-Customs boss, who reported at the headquarters of the Commission on Thursday, was still being quizzed as at the time of filing this report.

    Dikko is answering questions on alleged diversion of N40 billion from the proceeds of the seven per cent cost of collection, as well as one per cent […]