Today's Headlines: Lobby Buhari to work with IPOB – HURIWA tells, ESN, Southeast govs; EFCC Can’t Fight Corruption Alone - Bawa
1) No Plan To Increase Petrol Price In May – NNPC There is no plan to increase the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS), popularly known as petrol, for the month of May, said the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).This followed the announcement by the NNPC Group Managing Director, Mele Kyari, that the petroleum sector regulator has no plan to increase the ex-depot price of petrol in the country.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has announced that the anti- graft agency needs all Nigerians on board In the fight against corruption.According to the Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa noted that the EFCC can not do It alone.
News Headlines This Morning The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has advised Nigerians to embrace the fight against corruption because the commission cannot win the war alone.According to Bawa, EFCC belongs to all Nigerians, not for anybody Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state, on Monday urged the Federal Government to allowed states to develop and operates their respective Minerals and pay loyalty to the central government.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has taken to their verified Twitter page and replied a man who said that hustle also means fraud.It all started when EFCC advised the general public to hustle for their daily N2k and be proud of it.Immediately EFCC dropped the tweet, the man identified as Kola Oyekan took to the comment section and said, "The word hustle also means fraud, obtain illicitily or by forceful action.
Today's Headlines: S'East Will Produce Nigerian President In 2023-Ohanaeze, Nigeria Shall Rise Again - Hopeful Osun Governor Says
Fuel scarcity hit Abuja, commuters, car owners stranded.Commuters in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, were on Monday stranded as scarcity of the Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) popularly called petrol resurfaced across the city.DAILY POST correspondent who monitored the market situation on Monday evening observed that most filling stations between Kubwa and Zuba were not dispensing the product to customers.
He had earlier defined corruption as "a cancer: that eats away at a citizen's faith in democracy, diminishes the instinct for innovation & creativity;"... "It wastes the talent of entire generations. It scare away investment & jobs". The EFCC chairman, AbdulRasheed Bawa has said those involved in corruption across the country are in trouble as he vows to pursue them and make sure they're brought to book no matter who they're. Bawa made this known via his Twitter handle hours after describing corruption as "a
Today's Headlines: Army Arrests Boko Haram Informant, Many Killed As Petrol Tanker Explodes In Benue
S’South gov, emir ensured my release from EFCC custody – Okorocha A former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, on Sunday disclosed that an unnamed governor from the South-South region, an emir, and a former senator from the North ensured his release from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Okorocha in a statement on Sunday by his spokesperson, Sam Onwuemeodo, asked the state Governor, Hope Uzodimma, to stop fighting him. The statement added that Uzodinma had usurped the position
The Nigerian Police Force The Nigeria Police is the principal law enforcement and the lead security agency in Nigeria with a staff strength of about 371,800. There are currently plans to increase the force to 650,000, adding 280,000 new recruits to the existing 370,000. It was founded in 1930. Economic And Financial Crimes Commission The Economic and Financial Crime Commission, fondly called EFCC was established in 2003, partially in response to pressure from the Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering,
A viral video has surfaced online showing a Nigerian complaining why the immediate past Governor of Lagos State Akinwumi Ambode is being witched Hunt. According to him, some officials of the Economic And Financial Crime Commission stormed the house a few days ago and sealed off the property allegedly belonging to former Governor. The house which is painted white have a red mark description "EFCC KEEP OFF. UNDER INVESTIGATION". Akinwumi Ambode have been facing serious cases of looting, misappropriation of funds
The Economic financial crime commission (EFCC) has urged Nigerians through its twitter handle to shun corrupt practices.The commission posted a tweet with a video to sensitize the Nigerian citizens on how they can work and earn a living without dipping their hands into corruption.The commission is saddled with responsibility of investigation and enforcement of all Economic and financial crimes Law in Nigeria.
According to SaharaReporters, a one time vice-president of the Nigerian Bar Association, Monday Ubani, revealed why he told God in his prayers, to disgrace Ibrahim Magu out of office, after he kept him in detention for 23 days against a court order. And it seemed like his prayer was answered as Magu was suspended in July 2029, by the President. His suspension was due to an alleged misuse of recovered loot and also the selling of assets which seized. According to Mr. Ubani, he stated that Magu disobeyed court
N7.9 billion cash: EFCC grants Okorocha bail After spending two nights in its custody, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, released former governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, on administrative bail. But the EFCC had to vary the bail terms before Senator Okorocha could meet the terms and be able to go home after spending 48 hours with his interrogators. A source said the anti-graft agency had demanded that the former governor produced two former governors or two serving senators
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, popularly known as EFCC, on Friday in Abuja, vowed to check the fraudulent activities in the housing sector, by making membership of the Real Estate Developers Association (REDAN), compulsory for all real estate agents. This was disclosed in a statement by the Director of Special Control Unit against Money Laundering (SCUM), Mr. Brown Isei, a unit operational under EFCC. The information was relayed by a verified online news platform Today Ng, on tweeter, with the
The Nigerian political terrain is indeed a peculiar one. As it seems, many Nigerians who find it uneasy to bless the gods at the appropriate time finds it difficult to survive as a good Nigerian politician. As it seems, these political heavyweights have continued to wiggle their way through all obstacles in the political world. Today, we will be revisiting the case of the former governor of Imo state, Rochas Okorocha. If you recall, the embattled former governor of Imo state has for months now continued to battle
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NYSC To Consider Deploying Corps Members To Ghana, Other West African States The National Youth Service Corps may consider deploying corps members to the 16 member states of the Economic Community of West African States Corps, going by one of the suggestions offered at its top management retreat in Niger State. A lecturer at the University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Prof Oka Obono, gave the proposition to the NYSC top management during the retreat in Suleja, while delivering his lecture titled; “Strategies for
Today's Headlines: Pantami Is Not A Terrorist - Muslim group defends minister; EFCC releases Ex-Imo Gov, Okorocha
Muslim group defends Buhari’s minister, Pantami over alleged link with Boko Haram An Islamic rights body, Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria, (MMWG,) has risen in defence of the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, insisting that he has no links with Boko Haram or any terrorists group. A statement issued on Thursday and signed by its national coordinator, Malam Ibrahim Abdullahi, described the recent media reports linking the minister and Islamic scholar with the activities
Today's Headlines: President Buhari now re-energised –APC, TB Joshua’s TV suspended over Hate Speech
EFCC vows to check fraudulent activities in housing sector: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has made compulsory membership of the Real Estate Developers Association (REDAN) for all real estate players as part of effort to check fraudulent activities in the housing sector. The Director of Special Control Unit against Money Laundering (SCUML), a unit operationally domiciled in EFCC, Mr. Brown Isei, stated this Friday in Abuja at the unveiling of REDAN seals to distinguish its members from fraudsters.
Senator Rochas Okorocha the ex-governor of Imo State was arrested and detained by the Economic and financial crime commission (EFCC) for some corruption cases. It's not a new thing to us when a former governor of a state gets arrested for doing something wrong during his time serving. Nigerians and the Imo State people believe that senator Okorocha did not make any positive change or development during the time he served as the governor. We've gotten used to the massiveness of corruption from the leader and
Following the news update which we received lately. It was reported that the EFCC, Uyo Zonal office arrested some alleged cybercrime suspect of which one of them is a music producer with four others. The arrest took place on the 16th of April 2021 in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. One of the suspects is identified as Imeh Henshaw Nyong, a music producer with four other of which I will mention their names soon. According to Today, Nyong was caught and arrested together with his partners, Godwin Isong, Benjamin Ikpeme,
The popular controversial Nollywood actor Uche Maduagwu has recently urged the Economic and Financial Crime Commission to invite ex Big Brother Naija housemates who buy expensive luxury cars above their earnings. The actor said this few hours ago via his verified Instagram page. As we all know, ex Big Brother Naija housemate, Mercy Eke recently bought a brand new G-wagon so I guess the actor is indirectly referring to her and also who buy very expensive cars. Maduagwu also gave his reason why EFCC should question