• Omisore refunds N350 million to EFCC

    Omisore refunds N350 million to EFCC

    A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has now paid back N350million of the N1.7billion public funds which the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) traced to him.

    Omisore first paid N300million and another N50million to the EFCC yesterday.

    A top-level source in the EFCC confirmed the development, saying: ”We hope he will pay up the balance as soon as possible.”

    “We are determined to retrieve all slush funds for the nation’s use,” the source added.

    About N4.685billon was transferred […]

  • Ex-Minister Obanikoro refunds N100m to EFCC

    Ex-Minister Obanikoro refunds N100m to EFCC

    According to reports, the detained former Minister of State for Defence, Sen. Musiliu Obanikoro, has refunded the sum of N100m to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

    A top associate of the former minister noted that the former minister had yet to be released after the payment of the N100m as of the time of filing this report by 9pm on Friday.

    The EFCC had given a bail condition to Obanikoro, who has been in custody since October 21, 2016, to refund […]