• Senator Iyiola Omisore Demands N500m from EFCC Damages for Defamation

    Senator Iyiola Omisore Demands N500m from EFCC Damages for Defamation

    A former Deputy Governor of Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has written the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission demanding damages of N500m from the commission and the retraction of a publication where he was declared wanted.

    Omisore made the demand in a letter written by his counsel to the chairman of the anti-corruption agency, Ibrahim Magu.

    A copy of the letter dated May 25 and signed by Mr. Olakunle Lawal, on behalf of Chief Chris Uche (SAN), was made available to newsmen […]

  • Why Senator Iyiola Omisore Was Declared Wanted by EFCC

    Why Senator Iyiola Omisore Was Declared Wanted by EFCC

    A leading figure in the Peoples Democratic Party in Osun State, Senator Iyiola Omisore, has run into problems with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over the N700 million which he reportedly received from the Office of the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki (rtd).

    Omisore, according to EFCC, which has now declared him wanted, has been unable to explain why he got the money from the former NSA, who is also standing trial for breach of public office and […]