• EFCC keeps ex-Rivers Governor Odili under surveillance over alleged N100bn fraud

    EFCC keeps ex-Rivers Governor Odili under surveillance over alleged N100bn fraud

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has put a former Governor of Rivers State, Dr. Peter Odili, under surveillance, it was learnt on Sunday.

    Also, investigations revealed that the Economic Governance Unit of the commission, which has been working on the case against Odili, had intensified efforts to vacate the perpetual injunction obtained by the ex-governor to restrain the commission from arresting and prosecuting him for fraud.

    A top operative of the EFCC said the commission was making fresh […]

  • Odili sues Peterside for alleged defamation, claims N6bn damages

    Odili sues Peterside for alleged defamation, claims N6bn damages

    It was gathered that the former governor of Rivers State, Dr. Peter Odili, has dragged the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 election, Dr. Dakuku Peterside, to court for an alleged defamation of character.

    Odili, who is claiming the sum of N6bn as damages in the suit, had stated that Peterside, who is the current Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, had defamed him through a newspaper publication in February 2016.

    The defendant was […]

  • Refund the cash you got from Dasuki’s office or face trial – EFCC tells Falae, Odili, Ladoja

    Refund the cash you got from Dasuki’s office or face trial – EFCC tells Falae, Odili, Ladoja

    It was reported that President Buhari’s anti-corruption crusade appears to be getting even more fierce and successful in 2016 as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have ordered politicians who shared in the allegedly diverted $2.1billion arms cash to return what they got or face trial.

    A former Military Administrator of Kaduna State, Gen. Lawal Jafaru Isa, has refunded 60 per cent of the money he allegedly collected from the Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA), it was gathered […]