• N25bn fraud: FG withdrew case against me to save resources — Goje

    N25bn fraud: FG withdrew case against me to save resources — Goje0

    FORMER Governor of Gombe State, Senator Danjuma Goje (APC, Gombe Central), yesterday, claimed the Federal Government withdrew the two-count charge against him to save its face and resources. In a statement in Abuja, Goje who was Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations of the last Senate, noted that the charges were more of persecution than prosecution,

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  • Court sentences man for attempting to defraud EFCC Staff

    Court sentences man for attempting to defraud EFCC Staff0

    A Federal High Court in Rivers has sentenced one Obinna James to seven years imprisonment for conspiracy, false pretence and attempted fraud. James was arraigned by the EFCC, Port Harcourt Zonal Office in September 2012 in an attempt to defraud an operative of the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to the tune of N450,000.00

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  • N179.8m fraud: PDP chieftain, two INEC officials re-arraigned

    N179.8m fraud: PDP chieftain, two INEC officials re-arraigned0

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday re-arraigned the deputy national chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Yemi Akinwonmi before Federal High Court in Lagos over an alleged N179.8 million fraud. The PDP chieftain was docked before the court alongside and two officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Dickson Atiba and

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  • BREAKING NEWS: AAC suspends Sowore, 8 others over alleged corruption, abuse of office

    BREAKING NEWS: AAC suspends Sowore, 8 others over alleged corruption, abuse of office0

    THE African Action Congress, AAC, Monday, declared that it had suspended its national chairman and 2019 presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, and nine others over alleged corruption and abuse of office. The party which said the suspension of Sowore and others was for six months in the first instance, appointed Leonard Nzenwa,as the new national chairman.

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