Today, there are different trending news in Nigeria and some places across the world.Below are some news headlines today, 16th of April 2021.EFCC have released the former governor of Imo state, Okorocha after two days of detention.According to Punch Newspapers; "EFCC releases Okorocha after two day detention, grilling".
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
News broke yesterday evening that the former Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.The new Chairman of EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa is determined to take the anti-corruption fight to the next level and he is making sure that all the cases that have not ben properly dealt with before he assumed power are treated and followed to a logical conclusion to ensure that justice is done.
Here are today's trending news ROCHAS OKOROCHA SPEAKS Former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha have insisted that he was not arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) but was only invited following several petition written against him.According to Okorocha, he was invited for questioning to aid EFCC investigation to his activities while he was Governor of Imo state.
Ebonyi killings- Groups demands Umahi's resignation : The pressure group of Igbo National Council have given the governor of Ebonyi state Umahi 21 days ultimatum to resign accusing him of conspiring with Fulani killers to kill his people.
The Electronic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has restituted the sum of N67, 523, 000 to an Onitsha based business man, after he was scammed over a business deal in 2019.Mr. Emmanuel Onyekachukwu Onah, in 2019, went to the EFCC, Enugu Zone, to file a complaint, after one Tega Esinone and Obiajulu Umeagukwuover scammed him over the sum of N75, 760, 540, as they were supposed to pay the money to his business partner, Crecedor Industrial Co. Limited in Hong Kong.
The arrest of Rochas Okorocha was an uncertain news until confirmed this evening of Tuesday, the 13th day of April, 2020.Rochas who is a former Governor of Imo State and currently a Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has been arrested today, this evening of Tuesday.
Rochas Okorocha, the former Governor of Imo State, has maintained that he was just invited by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday, not detained.In a statement signed by his spokesman, Sam Onwuemeodo, Okorocha clarified that the EFCC facility is not a "slaughterhouse" and that it is just looking into his activities when he was governor, in response to several petitions.
EFCC speaks again regarding the arrest of Rochas Okorocha- See what they said and how people reacted
The EFCC said the Senator representing Imo West Senatorial District left the Commission's office on the afternoon of Thursday, April 15, 2021, according to a statement.In response to Okorocha's visit to their office, the EFCC stated that the former Governor of Imo State would completely cooperate with the agency's agents because it was working within the scope of the law that established it.
48 hours after facing severe interrogation in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) office , the Senator representing Imo West Senatorial district at the 9th Senate, Senator Rochas Okorocha has finally gone home. This was made known in a communique by the Special Adviser to the Senator on Media, Sam Onwuemeodo, stating that he was released Thursday Afternoon. Recall that Sam had earlier told news men that they will cooperate fully with the commission as they are doing their job with back up from
former Imo state governor Rochas Okorocha has opened up on his alleged arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, over a possible misappropriation of public funds.The arrest which took place at his Unity House Office at Garki, Abuja, at around 4 in the evening saw Operatives of the EFCC Commission arresting the Former Governor and leading away to the Commission quarters.
It has been reported that the former Governor of the South-East State of Imo, Rochas Okorocha, has been Arrested and detained by the EFCC.However, it was gathered that Senator Okorocha was Arrested by the Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at 4pm, in Tuesday, at his Unity House private office in Abuja, sources familiar with the matter told this medium.
The former governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has reacted to the news speculating around the media that he was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Tuesday.It was however, confirmed by the anti graft commission spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, that men of the EFCC picked up Rochas from his private office on Tuesday.
Senator Rochas Okorocha had been arrested on Tuesday evening by the EFCC operative, The EFCC operative trailed him to his Unity House private office in Abuja after a five-hour standoff and was arrested by 4pm.Although the reason for the arrest were yet unknown.In February, the Commissioner of Police in Imo State, Nasiru Mohammed invited Senator Okorocha for questioning.
Reports emerged in the media on Tuesday that the former Governor of Imo state who is currently a Senator was arrested by the EFCC.The arrest was said to have taken place by 4pm on Tuesday after about a stand off of 5 hours with EFCC operatives who trailed him to his Unity House Private Office in Abuja and insisted that he left with them.
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Uma Ukpai Drops New Prophecy On Saturday, 3rd of April, 2021 The founder and the General Overseer of Uma Ukpai Evangelistic Association, Dr. Uma Ukpai released a powerful prophecy for people via his official Facebook page.
Rochas Okorocha who is A former Governor of Imo State in the Southeastern part of Nigeria has been arrested.According to the report, he was arrested about 4.PM at the Federal Capital Territory on Tuesday by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC).
The former governor of IMO State, Rochas Okorocha has decided to clear the air on the rumor that he was arrested by the Economic Financial Crime commission.According to him, he was invited not arrested.In a statement which was released by his spokesman, he said he only honored the invitation of EFCC.
The former governor of Imo State and currently serving Senator, representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha has been arrested by the operatives of Economic Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday evening.His arrest was confirmed by the Commission's Head, Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren.
According to reports, Dokpesi has been finally discharged for an alleged money laundering saga.It's not surprising that Aleogho Dokpesi was arraigned to court over the issue of money laundering after EFCC claimed to have evidence against him.