Magu cautions Bureau de Change operators against excesses of politicians
The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Mr Ibrahim Magu has cautioned Bureau de Change (BDC) operators in the country against aiding corrupt practices of some politicians.
EFCC calls on government officials, political appointees to join anti-corruption fight
Mr Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has called on government officials and political appointees to join the on-going anti-corruption fight of the Federal Government.
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…
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 seeks law to criminalise project abandonment
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday sought a new legislation against corrupt behaviour by political office holders.
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.…
Presidency, NASS reread three years of unruly ‘marriage’
Nigeria’s major opposition party, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday, recorded another victory over the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). It was a day that reminded citizens...
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…