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    Metro Nigeria: There is Corruption in The EFCC too- Ibrahim Magu

    Chairman of the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has asserted that there is corruption everywhere in the country, including the EFCC. “There is corruption in every institution, including the EFCC," he said, calling for cooperation amongst government organizations. "The reasons why...
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    Politics EFCC Boss, Magu Celebrates One Year Anniversary, Unveils New Vehicles [PHOTOS]

    On the first anniversary of his appointment as Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, Wednesday unveiled 21 brand new operational vehicles at the commission’s headquarters in Abuja. An enthusiastic Magu, who used the opportunity to test one of the...
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    Politics EFCC Boss, Magu Distances Self From Akpabio

    Ibrahim Magu, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has distanced himself from Ibanga Ime Akpabio, cousin to the former Akwa Ibom Governor, Godswill Akpabio. This follows media reports of Ibanga's arrest and the leak of an incriminating audio tape in which Magu was...
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    Metro Jamilah Tangaza, Former BBC Journalist Declared Wanted By EFCC

    Jamilah Tangaza, a former BBC journalist and former aide to former FCT minister Bala Mohammed has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu told BBC Hausa that she was declared wanted following media reports that she had tried to jump...
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    Politics Magu Boasts, EFCC Under Me Recovered More Funds Than My Predecessors

    Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has said that what he achieved within the last 11 months in terms of looted asset recovery surpassed the agency’s first 12-year record. Mr. Magu made the fact known when a team of participants at the National...
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    Politics 4 Prominent Nigerians Currently In EFCC Net and Their Offences

    President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC to investigate any Nigerian, no matter how highly-placed. Mr. Ibrahim Magu, Chairman of the EFCC has also set up the commission's game by inviting and interrogating alleged corrupt officials though no...
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    Politics Whoever EFCC Arrests For Corruption Must Be Guilty - Ibrahim Magu

    The acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has reaffirmed that the ongoing anti-corruption fight is not selective. Magu said before anyone is arrested, the Commission would have, after a thorough investigation, established that the individual is guilty...
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    Politics EFCC Urges Review of Law To Retain Percentage of Recovered Loots

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has urged a review of Nigerian laws to enable anti-graft agencies in the country retain a percentage of the loot recovered to fund their operations. The Acting Chairman of the commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, made the request at the national...
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    Politics EFCC Chairman, Magu, Speaks on Dame Patience's Frozen Millions

    Ibrahim Magu, the Chairman of the EFCC has stated that the long arms of the law will catch up with looters, and the banks aiding them. Speaking on Tuesday about the frozen funds Nigeria's ex First Lady, Patience Jonathan is laying claim to, he said: “We are on it (Patience’s $15,591,700). You...
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    Metro #FreeAbusidiq: EFCC Allegedly Arrest Popular Blogger For Revealing Irregularities in Commission

    Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC is said to have arrest a popular blogger, Abubakar Sidiq Usman for publishing a story that revealed irregularities in the commission. Sources of Twitter, claimed that the popular blogger, @Abusidiq was arrested by the Magu-led EFCC for a story...
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    Politics Abdulmumin Jibrin Writes EFCC Over Alleged Budget Padding [See Letter]

    SaharaReporters has obtained a copy of a legal petition written by Abdulmumin Jibrin, the former chairman of the appropriations committee in the House of Representatives, and addressed to the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu. Mr. Jibrin, who...
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    Politics Ex Govs Under Probe Planting Spies in EFCC - PUNCH

    Ex Nigerian governors currently under corruption probe are plotting to infiltrate the EFCC by planting their ex aides as detectives in the agency so that they could influence their trials, a Punch report claims. It was learnt that the ex-states’ chief executive officers had started lobbying...
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    Politics Senators to Frustrate Confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as EFCC Chairman - Daily Trust

    Nigerian senators are plotting to delay the confirmation of Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chairman, four members of the anti graft agency and the 47 ambassadorial nominees for about 8 weeks, DailyTrust reports. The screening of Magu and four other members of the anti-corruption agency has been delayed...
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    Metro EFCC: Ibrahim Magu Flees When Questioned About Dubai Mansions Owned by COAS Buratai

    EFCC Chairman Ibrahim Magu on Tuesday evaded questions on the $1.5m mansions owned by Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, in Dubai. Magu was leaving the venue of a one-day workshop on ‘Anti-corruption, ethics of the legal profession and justice sector,’ in Abuja when he came across...
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    Politics Presidency, DSS Moves to Remove Magu as EFCC Chairman [SAHARA REPORTERS]

    According to a report from Sahara Reporters, Ibrahim Magu's days as EFCC chairman may be numbered. This is because Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, along with the Director General of the Department of State Security (DSS) and newspaper publisher Nduka Obaigbena...
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    Politics Nigeria: Treasury Looters Have Changed The Way They Keep Their Loots - EFCC Chairman

    The anti corruption war embarked by the federal government has made treasury looters to change the way they keep their loots, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has stated. According to him, looters have stopped keeping money in banks and have resorted to storing...
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    Politics VIDEO Of Diezani Madueke's Seized $18m Mansion With $2m Furnishings, Bulletproof Gym

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has uncovered a mansion allegedly owned by former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke. The house, located in Asokoro Abuja is said to be worth $18 million with furnishings worth $2million and a bulletproof gym. The anti-graft's...
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    Metro EFCC Uncovers Over 37,395 Ghost Workers on FG Payroll

    The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu, yesterday said the commission had uncovered 37,395 ghost workers on the payroll of the federal civil service. Magu, spoke in Abuja yesterday during an anti-corruption sensitization programme held at the Ministry...
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    Metro EFCC Boss 'Magu' Speaks: How Billions Recovered From Looters Will be Spent

    The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr. Ibrahim Magu, speaking with newsmen recently said billions have been recovered from treasury looters. “We have many corruption cases in court. We are getting them every day from everywhere and we are recovering stolen money and...
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    Metro INTERPOL Issues Worldwide Arrest Warrant on Ex-Pension Boss, Maina

    The International Police Organisation (INTERPOL) has issued world-wide red alert on former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina. It was gathered that the notice was based on a request from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) which had on November 18, 2015...
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