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Calabar Court Jails 14 Internet Fraudsters For Impersonating US Military Officers

Fourteen internet fraudsters, popularly known as “Yahoo Boys,” convicted for love scam and impersonating United States military personnel were Monday handed different jail terms by Justice Simon Amobeda of the Federal High Court sitting in Calabar, Cross River state. Their conviction was secured by the Uyo Zonal office of the Economic and

Presidential Committe Rejects Move to Scrap EFCC by Lawmakers

…says commission recovered N1trn in 5 years Senator Iroegbu and Godsgift Onyedinefu The Presidential Advisory Committe against Corruption (PACAC), has raised alarm over what it described as a sinister and dangerous attempt to scrap the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) at the National Assembly. The presidential committe said a draft Bill

Bullion Van: 4,000 Nigerians Sign Petition Against Bola Tinubu

*Tinubu Will Respond To Omokri’s Corruption Petition – Aide No fewer than four thousand Nigerians have signed a petition on, asking the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate former Lagos State Governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, for alleged money laundering. The petition, which was filed about nine hours ago

Corruption: Magu Boys Caught on Tape Demanding N75mn Bribe

Senator Iroegbu A businessman has played a tape recording before the Justice Ayo Salami-led Presidential Probe Panel on how some operatives of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), popularly known as 'Magu boys' used a lawyer to demand bribery of N75mn to be paid into different accounts. The businessman, Mr. Donald

Corruption: I Never Said Magu May Never Be Prosecuted–Sagay

Godsgift Onyedinefu The chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption (PACAC), Prof. Itse Sagay, has denied saying the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, may never be prosecuted, as stated by a report. Sagay, in a statement on Monday clarified that Magu could only

Open Net: Can President Buhari Score?

By Patrick O. Okigbo III ——— Any soccer enthusiast understands the term, open net. It is that rare occasion when a striker dribbles the defenders and the goalie and faces an empty goal post. Only soccer gods like Ronaldo, Messi, Jay-Jay, and a few others create such opportunities. Sometimes, providence blesses a