Disregard for rule of law worse than corruption, says U.S. envoy
Ambassador of the United States (U.S.) to Nigeria, William Stuart Symington, has said that disregard for justice and rule of law is more...
Magu, EFCC, others and the verdict of history
Maybe Mr. Ibrahim Magu, the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) should be reminded that the verdict of history is much more tenable.
EFCC urges court to re-assign Magu’s confirmation suit
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to transfer all cases involving the agency and its Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, from Justice Binta Nyako to any other judge in the court. The request was contained in a letter dated October 5, 2018 and addressed to the Registrar attached…
EFCC places Fayose on watch list, customs alerts commands
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday said it had placed Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose, on the watch-list.This was contained in a letter written and signed by Chairman of the Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu...
BuhariWatch: ‘A period of consequences’ - Part 1
The title of this piece is taken from a speech in the House of Commons in late 1936 in which Winston Churchill, the then British Prime Minister warned: “The era of procrastination...
EFCC boss urges Nigerians to support fight against corruption
The Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr Ibrahim Magu, has urged Nigerians across the globe to continue supporting the EFCC to win the war against the “hydra-headed” monster called corruption.
The Lawal Daura saga
Lawal Daura, like the fictional spy who came in from the cold, is back in the cold, where, I am told, he is cooling his feet. Courtesy of Professor Yemi Osinbajo, the acting president, Daura, was last week dramatically and forcefully separated from his job as the director-general of the Department of State Service, DSS.…
EFCC and the extinction of an equalizer
First, Ibrahim Magu, the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) wore a badge promoting the second-term ambition of President Muhammadu Buhari to an official function. Then, shortly after the All Progressives Congress roared to victory in the Ekiti State gubernatorial elections, the EFCC fired off a controversial tweet that was at once…
EFCC denies allegation of staff salary diversion against Magu
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied report that the leadership of the Commission diverted N702 million monthly salary of new staff.
EFCC to go after looters of TETFund grants, says Magu
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it will go after looters of funds meant for the development of the nation’s education sector.Acting Chairman of the commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, disclosed this when the management team of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) visited him in Abuja on Thursday.