Financial Crimes

Fayose gets N50m bail as trial begins Nov. 19

The Federal High Court in Lagos has granted a N50m bail to the immediate-past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, who is facing N2.2bn fraud charges ...

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Unions protest as suspended NHIS boss resumes with police protection

Three unions with members in the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) office on Monday protested the resumption of its suspended Executive Secretary, Prof. Usman Yusuf ...

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Fayose pleads not guilty as court remands ex-governor in EFCC custody

After being in custody for five days, the immediate past Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday appeared before a Federal High Court, Lagos, charged ...

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EFCC transfers Fayose to Lagos for trial today

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC) has transferred  the former Ekiti governor Ayodele Fayose, to Lagos, for the first day of his trial ...

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Fayose still in EFCC custody

Former Governor of Ekiti state, Mr Ayodele Fayose, who reported to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Abuja on Tuesday, on the commission’s ...

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Dollar video: EFCC keeps mum about Ganduje’s corruption allegation

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has refused to comment on viral video clips which show Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State allegedly receiving ...

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EFCC: Fayose can’t be intimidated, ready to defend self in court – Aide

The immediate past governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, will not be intimidated by anyone. Fayose’s media aide, Mr Lere Olayinka, who said this ...

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EFCC denies fake ‘Magu’ audio recording on Fayose

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has raised the alarm over an audio recording attributed to its acting Chairman Ibrahim Magu regarding former Efiti State governor Ayodele Fayose ...

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Fayose set to sue EFCC over unlawful detention

Former Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, will sue the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for unlawful detention and breach of fundamental human rights if the agency fails to release him today ...

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Ibori loses appeal against UK graft conviction

James Ibori, who was jailed in Britain for laundering millions of dollars in stolen public funds, through British banks and properties, lost an appeal against ...

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