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2 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Live in The Same Area With A Yahoo Boy

Internet Fraudsters or yahoo boys as they are popularly known have become very easy to find among us nowadays. Sometimes, we may find it easy to spot them in our midst as some of them don't hide what they do. At other times, it may be quite difficult to pinpoint them.

  7 months ago ago
2 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Live in The Same Area With A Yahoo Boy

POLITICS

Why Some Politicians Are Corrupt In Nigeria And What Can Be Done To Reduce It

Corruption has been a big issue in Nigeria, and it has eaten deep into the hearts of most Nigerians. The current administration together with the EFCC are doing its possible best to fight corruption, yet the issue still persists Below are 5 reasons why some Nigerian politicians are corrupt and what could actually be done to reduce corruption in Nigeria.

  7 months ago ago
Why Some Politicians Are Corrupt In Nigeria And What Can Be Done To Reduce It

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Activities Of Cyber Criminals (Yahoo-Boys) In Nigeria.

"Yahooboyism", a term which emerged in Nigeria in the early 2000s, is locally used to describe a criminal subculture of youths involved in cyber fraud perpetration. Photo Credit: Forbes.com The notoriety of Nigerian cyber fraudsters popularly known as the Yahoo-boys has consistently positioned Nigeria among the major cybercrime hubs in the world.

  7 months ago ago
Activities Of Cyber Criminals (Yahoo-Boys) In Nigeria.

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Senate To Pass 2022 Budget December 16, I’m Yet To Receive EFCC Invitation - Obi

Senate To Pass 2022 Budget December 16 The Senate, on Monday, said the 2022 Appropriation Bill would be considered and passed between December 15 – 16, 2021. The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Senator Barau Jibrin, disclosed this while briefing newsmen shortly after a meeting of Standing Committees’ chairmen.

  7 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Senate To Pass 2022 Budget December 16, I’m Yet To Receive EFCC Invitation - Obi

SOCIETY

How 2 brothers, 7 other Yahoo Boys were picked at their hideout during early morning raid by EFCC

It was the end of the road for nine internet fraudsters popularly known as Yahoo Boys, including two brothers, as they were picked up at their hideout on Friday, October 22, by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) during what the commission described as early morning sting operation in Warri, Delta State.

  7 months ago ago
How 2 brothers, 7 other Yahoo Boys were picked at their hideout during early morning raid by EFCC

POLITICS

Activist Deji Reacts After EFCC Reportedly Grilled Kwankwaso Over ₦10 billion Alleged Fraud.

It was reported today that the officials of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, yesterday grilled the former Governor of Kano State, Rabiu Kwankwaso, over allegation of diversion of public funds and fraudulent allocation of government properties to cronies. This action that was taken by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC against the former Kano State governor caused several people to react differently.

  7 months ago ago
Activist Deji Reacts After EFCC Reportedly Grilled Kwankwaso Over ₦10 billion Alleged Fraud.

POLITICS

EFCC Interrogates Pius Anyim Over Diversion Of Funds

Anyim Pius Anyim is a Nigerian politician and former senate President of Nigeria. He was elected senate President in August 2000. His election as senate President followed the removal of two senate Presidents. First, was Evan Enwerem, who was impeached shortly after the inauguration of the 4th senate in 1999.

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EFCC Interrogates Pius Anyim Over Diversion Of Funds

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Pandora Papers: How EFCC Decided To Take Action Against Those Exposed By The Reports

Pandora Papers contain findings of some independent investigative journalists which exposed how some rich and influential leaders, businessmen and others operate offshore companies to evade tax. It gave further insights into the kind of deals these people engage in. After the reports were published, many Nigerians and other people around the world were expecting that the anti-corruption agencies of the countries whose citizens were accused of being involved in these deals will take action to make the people to account for their dealings and possibly have their day in court.

  7 months ago ago
Pandora Papers: How EFCC Decided To Take Action Against Those Exposed By The Reports

POLITICS

3 Things Northern Youth Group Disclosed After Withdrawing Fraud Petition Against Senator

A group of northern youths under the aegis of the Northern Youth Council Of Nigeria (NYCN), have revealed how politicians blackmail each other in a bid to create political wars and also, implicate political enemies. Recall the Northern youth group had sometime early this month, written a petition to the EFCC accusing the senator representing Kano north senatorial district, Senator Barau Jibrin and his children of fraud-related offences.

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3 Things Northern Youth Group Disclosed After Withdrawing Fraud Petition Against Senator

SOCIETY

New internet fraud recruits jailed for attempted fraud

Internet fraud is known as the use of Internet services or some form of software that has Internet access to defraud victims or take advantage of them. This is done in such a way that the victims are unaware of what is about to befall them. As of today, the "Internet crime schemes steals millions of dollars each year from victims" and continue to carry out their devious schemes through the Internet by numerous methods.

  7 months ago ago
New internet fraud recruits jailed for attempted fraud

POLITICS

I Am Yet To Receive A Formal Invitation From EFCC in Connection With The Pandora Paper -Peter Obi

Several news sources reported over the weekend that the anti-graft commission, EFCC invited the former vice presidential candidate to face questioning over his secret business dealings and offshore accounts exposed in the Pandora papers leak. According to Premium Times, The Pandora Papers alleges that Peter Obi incorporated offshore holdings, which he did not declare to the Code of Conduct Bureau when he served as governor of Anambra state.

  7 months ago ago
I Am Yet To Receive A Formal Invitation From EFCC in Connection With The Pandora Paper -Peter Obi

AUTO

"50% Of The Cars Imported By Most Nigerian Car Dealers Are Stolen Cars" - Dr. kemi

The popular Nigerian Journalist, Dr. Kemi Olunloyo has tweeted something that might cause problem in Nigerian. She seems to be a fearless woman because she is always the first to say things that everyone is scared to voice out. She was lamenting on how most Nigerian car dealership owners are involved in BEC fraud and EFCC has not caught up with them yet.

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POLITICS

EFCC Questions Former Senate President Over Alleged N780m Fraud

Senator pius Anyim, who was Senate president between 2000 and 2003 is under going serious questioning by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over alleged corruption and diversion of public funds. It was reported by Sources who spoke anonymously that Anyim arrived at the headquarters of the EFCC in Abuja at about 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 24.

  7 months ago ago
EFCC Questions Former Senate President Over Alleged N780m Fraud

POLITICS

I Am Yet To Received A Letter Of Invitation From EFCC - Peter Obi

Photo credit : Opera News (Peter Obi) Former Governor of Anambra state,Peter Obi has said he is yet to receive an invitation letter from the Economic and Financial crimes commission (EFCC). He said he will honour the invitation of the anti graft agency once he receives a letter to that effect.

  7 months ago ago
I Am Yet To Received A Letter Of Invitation From EFCC - Peter Obi

POLITICS

Todays Headlines:Tone Down Insecurity Reports-Buhari; Obi Denies Making Statement On EFCC Invitation

(Photos Credit: Google) Tone down insecurity reports about Nigeria, Buhari charges media President Muhammadu Buhari felicitates with the Muslim Ummah, Nigerians of all faiths and the followers of Islam all over the world on the occasion of the Maulud-Un-Nabiyy, the birthday of the Holy Prophet Muhammad Peace Be Upon Him.

  7 months ago ago
Todays Headlines:Tone Down Insecurity Reports-Buhari; Obi Denies Making Statement On EFCC Invitation

POLITICS

EFCC grills Ex-Senate President, Anyim, in a case of alleged corruption & diversion of public funds

It's obvious that the EFCC are making serious efforts to rid Nigeria of economic and financial crimes as well as to effectively coordinate the domestic effort of the global fight against money laundering and terrorist financing. This can be seen from this year's reports of the commission interrogating politicians who had once been in government office or has held a position in government office.

  7 months ago ago
EFCC grills Ex-Senate President, Anyim, in a case of alleged corruption & diversion of public funds

POLITICS

"I am yet to receive any invitation from EFCC" - Peter Obi

The former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has reportedly denied commenting on the invitation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). According to him, he is yet to receive any invitation from them. The former Governor stated this in reaction to unconfirmed reports that he had responded to the EFCC invitation, and asked them to make the investigation public.

  7 months ago ago

POLITICS

OPINION: EFCC Probe Of NPA Boss A Good Move

There are indications that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has commenced investigations into the alleged secret offshore accounts by some Nigerians named in the Pandora Papers. GistIsland Online earlier reports that apart from a former governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, who has been summoned for questioning by the commission over his secret assets and financial deals exposed in the Pandora Papers, the acting Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority, Mohammed Bello-Koko, as well as other Nigerians mentioned in the reports are also getting their invites from EFCC.

  7 months ago ago
OPINION: EFCC Probe Of NPA Boss A Good Move

SOCIETY

Online Claimed Gay Fraudster Caught By EFCC After Defrauding $8,420 USD From His Prey In Kaduna

=> The Claimed Online Gay Predator Docked For $8,420USD Scam In Kaduna State. The Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on October 25, 2021 summoned one Abdulrahim Dangana before Justice Darius Khobo of the Kaduna State High Court, Kaduna on one count charge that lines on getting affectation misrepresentation.

  6 months ago ago
Online Claimed Gay Fraudster Caught By EFCC After Defrauding $8,420 USD From His Prey In Kaduna

POLITICS

[Opinion] One Major Thing That Peter Obi's Reaction To His Alleged EFCC Invitation Revealed

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC), is undoubtedly the nightmare of corrupt politicians and everyone involved in corrupt, or financial crimes in Nigeria. The commission has over the years, prosecuted high-profile individuals, with some convicted, and sent to jail. This has seen fears sent down the spines of anyone summoned by the commission.

  7 months ago ago
[Opinion] One Major Thing That Peter Obi's Reaction To His Alleged EFCC Invitation Revealed