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DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

3 Ways to Stop "Yahoo Yahoo" Internet Related Fraud among Youths in Nigeria

The rate at which anti-graft agency arrest perpetrators of internet related fraud in recent time call for sober refection on the existence of Nigeria as a country. Cybercrime has eaten deep into fabrics of the nation and posses a future danger for economic prosperity of the country. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has labeled some areas hub of 'Yahoo Boy' due to large concentration of internet related fraudsters in the location.

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3 Ways to Stop

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Major Lesson People Can Learn After EFCC Boss Opened Up On Why He Slumped While Giving A Speech

The news that the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa slumped made serious trend yesterday. Bawa slumped after feeling dizziness while delivering a speech at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa. The event was organized by the National Identity Management Commission, NIMC.

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Major Lesson People Can Learn After EFCC Boss Opened Up On Why He Slumped While Giving A Speech

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

The effects of internet fraud on the Nigerian youths and future implications on the Nigerian economy

Over the years, Nigerian youths have engaged in internet fraud because, it is a very fast way to make money and not just little amount of money but, huge amount of money and due to this a lot of young Nigerian men and women are engaging in it.

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The effects of internet fraud on the Nigerian youths and future implications on the Nigerian economy

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Why I Won’t Reveal Sponsors Of Boko Haram -EFCC Boss, Gunmen Invade Bauchi Again

Why I Won’t Reveal Sponsors Of Boko Haram, Terrorism— Anti-graft Agency, @officialEFCC Boss, Bawa The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa has said he cannot publicly reveal the Identities of people bankrolling Boko Haram terrorists and other insurgents in Nigeria.

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Today's Headlines: Why I Won’t Reveal Sponsors Of Boko Haram -EFCC Boss, Gunmen Invade Bauchi Again

MILITARY

If EFCC boss knows those financing Bokoharam, why haven't they been arrested?

According to reports we gathered from Vanguard Newspaper, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, during an interview on Channels Television on Thursday, stated that he cannot publicly mention those behind the financing of the dreaded terrorist group, Bokoharam.

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If EFCC boss knows those financing Bokoharam, why haven't they been arrested?

MILITARY

(Opinion) Why EFCC has to Name and Shame Sponsors of Terrorism and Insurgencies in Nigeria

Days ago, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, said during a Channels Television programme that he cannot publicly reveal the identities of people funding Boko Haram terrorists and other insurgents in Nigeria. The anti-corruption chief gave some plausible reason also.

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(Opinion) Why EFCC has to Name and Shame Sponsors of Terrorism and Insurgencies in Nigeria

MILITARY

The Bankrolling Of Boko Haram And The Decision Not To Reveal Those Behind It Is Becoming Interesting

[Credit: Daily Post] Since the resurgence of Boko Haram in 2009, these terrorists have carried out several attacks which has led to the death of many people, and also made a lot of people to relocate from the region which is the epicenter of terrorism to other places that are considered safe.

  10 days ago ago
The Bankrolling Of Boko Haram And The Decision Not To Reveal Those Behind It Is Becoming Interesting

POLITICS

EFCC Chairman Bawa Breaks Silence, Reveals Why he Slumped at Aso Rock

The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has revealed why slumped on Thursday, September 16, while making a speech at Presidential Villa, says he is ‘hale and hearty.' Vanguard reports Bawa was speaking on the importance of digital identification in commemoration of the National Identity Day when the incident occurred.

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EFCC Chairman Bawa Breaks Silence, Reveals Why he Slumped at Aso Rock

POLITICS

Naira clash: PDP demands CBN's resignation

The people's democratic party PDP has asked Godwin Emefiele who is the Governor of the central bank of Nigeria to resign over an allege mismanagement of Nigeria's currency. This demand was made by Kola Ologbondiyan who is the National Publicity secretary of the people's democratic party during a media briefing in Abuja.

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Naira clash: PDP demands CBN's resignation

SOCIETY

EFCC arrests 11 suspected internet fraudsters in Rivers State

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) zonal command in Port Harcourt has said that it arrested a total of over eleven suspected internet scammers in Rivers state in Ozuoba, in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area. Wilson Uwujaren who is the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission head of media and publicity announced to the public that the suspects were arrested in an early morning operation.

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EFCC arrests 11 suspected internet fraudsters in Rivers State

MILITARY

Nigerians will know terrorism financiers at the right time –EFCC chairman, Bawa

Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, stated on Thursday that Nigerians will learn the identity of terrorism funders in the country at the appropriate moment. He was a guest on Channels Television's current affairs show "Politics Today," which The PUNCH was watching.

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Nigerians will know terrorism financiers at the right time –EFCC chairman, Bawa

JUSTICE

EFCC Chairman Appears As Star Witness In N761m Subsidy Fraud Trial

Following the alleged N761m fuel subsidy fraud involving Mr. Abubakar Ali Peters, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. AbulRasheed Bawa was present in court. Mr .Bawa appeared as star witness in the case of Abubakar, who is being tried by the EFCC along with his company, Nadabo Energy Limited.

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EFCC Chairman Appears As Star Witness In N761m Subsidy Fraud Trial

MILITARY

EFCC Chairman, Bawa Said Nigerians Will Know Those Financing Terrorism At The Right Time

During a popular current affairs programme on Channels Television, ‘Politics Today’, Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday, said Nigerians will know the identities of those financing terrorism in the country at the right time.

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EFCC Chairman, Bawa Said Nigerians Will Know Those Financing Terrorism At The Right Time

MILITARY

EFCC Chairman Said Nigerians Will Know The Backbone Of Terrorism In The Country At The Right Time.

According to the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, financiers of terrorism in Nigeria will soon be made known to Nigerians in the nearest future. The United Arab Emirates had set the preference by naming six Nigerians among 32 others for allegedly financing terrorism.

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EFCC Chairman Said Nigerians Will Know The Backbone Of Terrorism In The Country At The Right Time.

HEALTH

EFCC boss thanked Nigerians for their prayers, revealed the doctor's diagnosis about his health

Abdulrasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has revealed what the doctor said about his health after he collapsed on Thursday in Abuja and also thanked Nigerians for their prayers, maintaining that it was their prayer that kept him going. According to him, the only thing that the doctor diagnosed about his health was that he was dehydrated.

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EFCC boss thanked Nigerians for their prayers, revealed the doctor's diagnosis about his health

MILITARY

Former EFCC Chairman suggests drug test for National Honours nominees

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Farida Waziri has recommended that National Honours nominees be tested for drugs before the conferment of awards. She made this recommendation on Friday, September 17, 2021, after her inauguration as a member of the National Honours Award Committee.

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Former EFCC Chairman suggests drug test for National Honours nominees

SOCIETY

Guests Flee Youth Conference As EFCC Opens Fire And Arrest Everybody At Enugu Hotel

Armed operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) reportedly left several people injured after opening fire to disperse a youth conference and arrested guests during an overnight raid of a hotel in Enugu. Agents believed to be from the Anti-Graft department’s field office in Enugu arrived at Castle Majestic in Ogui, about 10 kilometers southwest of the city center, just before midnight, causing serious disruption and commotion.

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Guests Flee Youth Conference As EFCC Opens Fire And Arrest Everybody At Enugu Hotel

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The Reason Why EFCC Boss Slumped At The Presidential Villa.

It was recorded that the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdul Rasheed collapsed while delivering a speech. The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has spoken for the first time after he collapsed while delivering a speech on Thursday.

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The Reason Why EFCC Boss Slumped At The Presidential Villa.

POLITICS

I Won’t Name Boko Haram Financiers – EFCC Boss, Bawa Says

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has stated that he will not name those financing Boko Haram and terrorism in Nigeria. The anti-graft boss, who spoke on Channels Television on Thursday, said it is a sensitive national issue and cannot be discussed in public.

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I Won’t Name Boko Haram Financiers – EFCC Boss, Bawa Says

MILITARY

I Can't Expose Boko Haram Financiers -Abdulrasheed Bawa

The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC , has made it known to the government that he cannot publicly mention those financing Boko Haram and other terrorism acts in Nigeria. Speaking further, the EFCC chairman stated that earlier in the week, authorities of the United Arab Emirates listed six Nigerians among those funding terrorism.

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I Can't Expose Boko Haram Financiers -Abdulrasheed Bawa