(Photos Credit: Google) EFCC arrests 26 internet fraud suspects in Delta The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday arrested 26 internet fraud suspects in Asaba, the Delta State capital. (Photos Credit: Daily Post) Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC spokesman, in a statement said the operation was carried out after a verified intelligence.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has claimed that Dorathy Bachor, a Big Brother Naija Lockdown contestant, lied about being at home when anti-graft officers stormed into her home in Lagos State's Lekki district. “Nine alleged internet fraud suspects were apprehended in the block of flats housing Ms. Bachor's apartment,” the EFCC stated in a statement on Monday.
Today's Headlines: EFCC Arrests 30 Suspected Internet Fraudsters; 5 Suspects Arrested For Supplying Bandits With Petrol
Photos Credit: Google EFCC arrests 30 cybercrime suspects at Kwara State University Ilorin Zonal Command of the EFCC says it has arrested 30 suspected internet fraudsters at Kwara State University, Ilorin. EFCC spokesman, Mr Wilson Uwujaren said in a statement on Monday that the suspects were arrested following an intelligence report on their alleged involvement in internet-related fraud.
The rate of internet crime in Nigeria is becoming rampant and the federal government have been doing its best to stop it. Recently, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission arrested 37 suspected Internet fraudsters in Oyo State. The suspects were arrested at various locations in Ibadan, the state capital, and Oyo town, by operatives of the Ibadan zonal command of the agency.
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.
On the news today, the former governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji was apprehended on Thursday by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The past governor’s arrest was verified by EFCC emissary, Wilson Uwujaren. Theodore Orji is presently a lawmaker representing Abia Central Senatorial District at the Senate.
Mr. Ismaila Mustapha has given the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission a 14- day deadline to apologize over an alleged libelous publication. Mompha made the demand in a letter signed by his lawyer, Mr Gboyega Oyewole, saying that failure to comply will tantamount to a lawsuit. According to a statement disclosed by Oyewole, "he said the Anti- graft agency's spokesperson, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren had committed a libellous and defamatory statement about Mompha.
Ismaila Mustapha, also known as Mompha, who is an alleged fraudster, has issued a deadline to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to apologize following an alleged libellous publication. This was revealed in a statement signed by his lawyer, Gboyega Oyewole. Mompha threatened a legal action against the EFCC should it fail to respond within 14 days.
A report described how the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission's (EFCC) Port Harcourt Zonal Command has arrested 27 people in connection with suspected illicit oil bunkering. The individuals were detained on Friday at Ahoada Local Government Area in Rivers State, according to the EFCC's head of media and publicity, Wilson Uwujaren.
The Economic and Financial Crime Commission, (EFCC) has arrested the former governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji and his speaker son on Thursday, at Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, at about 10:00 am. Photo credit: All Africa The EFCC spokesperson, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, has confirmed the detention of the former governor and his son.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has detained thirty suspected online scammers, often known as the "Yahoo Yahoo lads," in Kwara State. Following a sting operation at the Kwara State University (KWASU) in Malete, investigators from the anti-graft agency's Ilorin Zonal Command arrested the suspects.
Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, spokesman for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) confirmed the arrest of Abia State's former Governor, Senator Theodore Orji at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. Wilson said that Senator Orji has been on the EFCC watch list for some time and has been interrogated at the Commission headquarter at Jabi, Abuja.
Former Governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed the arrest of the former governor Theodore Orji has been on the commission's watch list for long time, around 10am this morning, he was intercepted and brought to the EFCC headquarters in Jabi, Abuja.
The Ex-Governor of Abia State who was also a lawmaker representing Abia Central Senatorial District at the Senate, Theodore Orji, has been released by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday. Naija News reported that the former Governor, Theodore Orji was arrested on Thursday morning at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja.
Former governor of Abia State senator Theodore Orji was on Thursday intercepted by operatives of the economic and financial crimes commission ( EFCC ) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport in Abuja. He was later taken away to the EFCC headquarters in Abuja. According to reports carried by vanguard newspaper the ex-governor and his son chinedu have been on the watch list of the commission for a long time over alleged misappropriation of state funds worth billions of naira.
Earlier today, Dorathy, who emerged as the 1st runner up of the Big Brother Naija, Lockdown season had posted on her social media platform revealed her encounter with the anti-graft officials where expressed frustration at the act. However, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has given reasons for the forceful entry into the apartment of former Big Brother Naija housemate, Dorathy Bachor in the early hours of Monday.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested former Abia State Governor, Theodore Orji, on Thursday. Senator Orji was arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, but the commission could not answer a question on his location. A source had informed a popular news agency, Daily Post that he is still being held at the EFCC headquarters in Jabi, Abuja.
The former Governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Ahamefule Orji, was on Thursday August 19, 2021, arrested at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, by agents of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The former governor’s arrest was on grounds of his refusal to abide by the bail conditions given to him by the anti-graft agency as his arrest was confirmed by the spokesman of the agency, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren.
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday arrested the former Governor of Abia state, Theodore Orji. According to EFCC the former Governor was arrested for his refusal to abide by the bail conditions given to him by the agency. A reliable source confirmed that Mr. Orji refused to return his international passport, which was deposited by the body after he used it to travel to Dubai for medical attention last year.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said its Chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa, had received medical attention and is due back at his desk. It comes after the 40-year-old slumped while speaking on the importance of digital identification in commemoration of National Identity Day. The event was held today 16 September 2021 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.