NBA must work for its members, says Akpata
>Mr. Olumide Akpata is a partner in Templars, Lagos. The lawyer, who is vying to lead the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), in this interview with Assistant Editor, Law and Foreign Affairs
Magu faces Salami panel as senior lawyer seeks his release
The embattled former acting chair of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, yesterday, in Abuja, appeared before the Justice Ayo Salami panel investigating him
To be appointed as Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) whether in substantive or acting capacity is the equivalent of being asked to square the circle.
Suspended EFCC boss Magu appears before Justice Salami panel in Aso Rock
The embattled former acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, is currently appearing before the Justice Ayo Salami-led Panel investigating corruption allegations against him, in continuation of its sitting on Monday at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Magu, who was suspended from his position on Friday last…
EFCC heads: Why they didn’t finish well
With the Tuesday, July 7, 2020 suspension from office of the embattled acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, the agency has furthered the tradition of having its bosses kicked out of office in questionable circumstances.
Deconstructing Magu and a chaotic presidency
I could not continue with the conversation on an ancient link: Moral Re-Armament (MRA) this week because there is a weightier matter of the law, which concerns a famous hunter, being hunted, Ibrahim Magu, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission...
Suspension of Magu shows no 'sacred cows' in Buhari's anti-graft war - Presidency
The Nigerian Presidency on Saturday said President Muhammadu Buhari's decision to suspend the former acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu was a proof that there is no special treatment for anyone in the government's fight against corruption. "Under this President and Government, this is our mantra and guiding principle.…
Magu writes IGP, seek bail from detention
The suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has applied to the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to be released on bail. Magu, who is facing a probe panel set up by President Muhammadu over allegations of corruption and insubordination, requested to be granted bail through a letter sent…
EFCC arraigns 10 over alleged unlawful deal in 100 metric tonnes of fuel
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arranged 10 men before a Federal High Court in Lagos, over alleged illegal deal in petroleum products.
Buhari approves suspension of EFCC boss Ibrahim Magu
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the suspension of the boss of the country’s anti-graft agency, Ibrahim Magu days after he appeared an investigative panel. The Nigerian Government said Magu’s suspension is to “allow for unhindered inquiry” by the panel investigating allegations of corruption against the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission…