EFCC News & Reports

EFCC Operatives Invade PDP Primary Election Venue

Saturday, May 28, 2022
Operatives of the Economic Financial Crime Commission EFCC have invaded the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Abuja, the venue of the Peoples Democratic Party primary election. The officers who arrived at the venue around 4:40pm and dressed in their official red overcoats with EFCC boldly written ...

Abuja Court Denies Rochas Okorocha Bail In N2.9bn Fraud Allegation

Friday, May 27, 2022
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has declined bail application filed by Rochas Okorocha pending the determination of a suit he filed against the Federal Government. Justice Inyang Ekwo on Friday declined to compel the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to release him on bail. ...

Just In: EFCC Arrests Rochas Okorocha, After Heavy Siege In His Residence

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested a former Governor of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, after a long siege to his Maitama residence in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, on Tuesday. It was learnt that the EFCC operatives took away the former governor away at e ...

JUST IN: EFCC Operatives Invade Rochas Okorocha’s Abuja Residence

Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, invaded the Abuja residence of the former Imo State Governor and All Progressives Congress presidential aspirant, Rochas Okorocha. At the time of filing this report, the reasons for the invasion were still sketchy but i ...

Alleged N287m Scandal: Former House Of Reps Speaker Patricia Etteh Granted Bail

Saturday, May 21, 2022
Former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mrs Patricia Olubunmi Etteh, who was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has been released on bail. Etteh was arrested on 17 May over suspicious and shady financial involvement with Phil Jin Projects Limited. According ...

N80bn Fraud: EFCC Arrests Accountant-General, Ahmed Idris

Monday, May 16, 2022
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC , has confirmed the arrest of Ahmed Idris, accountant-general of the federation for an alleged N80 billion fraud. In a statement on Monday, the anti-graft agency said: ldquo;On Monday, May 16, 2022, operatives of the EFCC arrested serving ...

EFCC Arrests 75 Internet Fraudsters In Imo State

Monday, March 28, 2022
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested 75 suspected internet fraudsters in separate sting operations in Owerri, the capital of Imo. Operatives from the Abuja Zonal Command of the commission arrested 46 of the ldquo;Yahoo boys rdquo; on Monday. A statement by EFCC spokesm ...

Love: Scammer Gets 18 YearJail In Ilorin

Monday, February 14, 2022
A young man by the name Olaleye Olumide Paul, aged 25 years, was on Monday, convicted for internet fraud by the Federal High Court in Ilorin, for internet fraud. Olaleye, who pleaded guilty to the two count charges tendered against him by the Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crim ...

EFCC Arrests 8 for Internet Fraud in Makurdi

Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Makurdi Zonal Command, have arrested 8 suspects for alleged involvement in computer-related fraud. The suspects are: Okoha Chinedu Charles, Chibuizor Philip Nnake, Emmanuela Odeh Eneokpe, Ushir Terhile John, Okoro Ossico Osaro, Eji ...

EFCC Apprehends Fake Army General For Fraud

Thursday, January 13, 2022
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has apprehended one Oluwasegun Bolarinwa, who claims to an Army General, for alleged N270 million fraud. The suspect, Oluwasegun Bolarinwa, who posed as a Nigerian Army General, allegedly made false representations to the complainant, Kodef Clea ...
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