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Expose Corrupt Judges

News of the investigation of five judges, including two state chief judges, of corruption by the Economic and  Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has once again confirmed what we all knew- that the country’s judiciary is  a cesspool of corruption. According to the report, the EFCC is beaming its searchlight on the high ranking  judicial officers […]

Weak EFCC And Endemic Corruption

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, seems to have lost steam and revelations by an insider that there is lack of political will to strengthen the commission is worrisome. At the first annual convention of the Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders, CACOL, on Wednesday, a Principal Detective Superintendent at EFCC, who represented Mr. Ibrahim Lamorde, […]


The sudden withdrawal of the criminal charges filed against two oil companies and their directors by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  EFCC, has attracted condemnation as lawyers have slammed the anti-graft agency and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke. The Editor of Gani Law Publications, Barrister Oluwole Kehinde,  […]

SUBSIDY FRAUD: FG Drops Charges Against 2 Oil Marketers

The criminal charge filed against two oil marketers, Integrated Resources Limited, Pinacle Oil and Gas and two of their directors, Durosola Omogbenigun and Peter Mba in respect of fuel subsidy scam was this morning struck out. When the matter was mentioned today, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC prosecuting counsel, Rotimi Oyedepo told the […]

MONEY LAUNDERING: Ikuforiji Knows Fate Thursday

Speaker, Lagos State House of Assembly, Adeyemi Ikuforiji: loses Chief of staff

By Akin Kuponiyi A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, southwest Nigeria will tomorrow decide whether the 20-count criminal charge of money laundering preferred against the Speaker of Lagos State Assembly, Mr. Adeyemi Sabit Ikuforiji and his aide, Oyebode Alade Atoyebi, should be quashed or not. The ruling of the court follows an application filed […]

EFCC Withdraws Fraud Charge Against Abiola’s Son

By Henry Ojelu A Lagos State High Court in Ikeja Monday discharged and acquitted Deji Abiola, son of the late acclaimed winner of the June 12, 1993 presidential election, Chief MKO Abiola, of the N35.5 million theft charge preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Deji was discharged by Justice Adeniyi […]

Bank Manager Docked Over N42m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Mr. Michael Adewole, Branch Manager of Oceanic International Bank Plc, now Ecobank Plc, and four others before Justice A. I. Chikere of the Federal High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, southsouth Nigeria. They were arraigned on a 20-count charge bordering on conspiracy, forgery, fraudulent […]

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