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N1.2bn fraud: Again, Dariye loses in court

...Nneoma Ndibe    The former Plateau State governor, Mr. Joshua Dariye, has again lost his bid to scuttle his N1.162 billion fraud trial, preferred against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).   Justice Adebukola Banjoko of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, Gudu, Abuja, on Monday, threw out his motion

N2.8bn fraud: Trial of ex-NBC boss, Mba, others begin

...Nneoma Ndibe  The trial of a former Director-General of the Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Emeka Mba who is facing a 15-count charge of money laundering and procurement fraud to the tune of N2.8billion commenced on Tuesday.   At the trial, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), presented its first witness, John Ejim

EFCC: Visa racketeer to spend four years in jail

...Nneoma Ndibe    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), on Friday secured the conviction of Olugbenga Fanbunmi, who was arraigned before Justice Mamman Kolo of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court on one-count charge bordering on advance fee fraud. Fanbunmi, who holds a diploma from the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Ogun State,

EFCC graduates 331 operatives

...Jude Johnson The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on January 13, 2017 graduated 331 cadets of the Detective Assistant Grade, trained alongside 1498 officers of the Nigerian air force at the Ground Training School, Nigerian Air Force Base, Kaduna. The colourful passing out parade climaxed 6 months of rigorous training to equip the

Alleged corruption: Right group exonerate JAMB registrar of wrongdoing

...By Chukwuma Dike An anti-corruption group, Centre for Social justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has exonerated the registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), Professor Oloyede of any wrong doing in an alleged N2 billion fraud by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), describing it false. Addressing journalists in Abuja