• How we shared N23b Diezani poll cash – Sen. Nenadi Usman tells EFCC

    How we shared N23b Diezani poll cash – Sen. Nenadi Usman tells EFCC

    More trouble has continued to come the way of the Director of Finance of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s Presidential Campaign Organisation, Senator Esther Nenadi Usman, over the role she played in the disbursement of huge public cash to state chapters of the Peoples Democratic Party in the Northeast ahead of the poll.

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Wednesday, subjected Mrs. Usman to many hours of grilling, demanding to know from her, how the N23 billion, which the former Petroleum Minister, […]

  • How we took N1.2Billion to Fayose in Ekiti – Obanikoro’s aide tells EFCC

    How we took N1.2Billion to Fayose in Ekiti – Obanikoro’s aide tells EFCC

    Former Minister of Defence (State) Musiliu Obanikoro’s head of security has told the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) how his principal moved funds to Ekiti State for the June 21, 2014 governorship election.

    Lt. Commander A. O. Adewale gave a blow-by-blow account of the cash movement when he was grilled by some EFCC operatives.

    The EFCC is investigating the N1.299billion cash taken to Governor Ayodele Fayose by Obanikoro in chartered flight before the election.

    The cash was part of the N4.745 billion […]

  • Investigate N40bn budget padding by National Assembly – SERAP tells EFCC

    Investigate N40bn budget padding by National Assembly – SERAP tells EFCC

    The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, an NGO, has called for an independent investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission into the alleged N40 billion 2016 Budget padding by the National Assembly.

    This was contained in a statement signed by SERAP’s Executive Director, Adetokunbo Mumuni, on Sunday.

    Mumuni urged the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, to allow the anti-graft agencies investigate the allegations of the budget padding by […]