The Federal High Court, Lagos has ordered that the sum of N1.8 billion allegedly diverted from the treasury of the Nigerian Navy by former Chief of Naval Staff, Dele Ezeoba, be temporarily forfeited to the federal government.
Justice Muslim Hassan of the Federal High Court, Lagos has withdrawn from further presiding over the corruption charges brought against former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.
Former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Andrew Yakubu, will remain in Kuje Prison until March 21.
The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has said that the report by the Department of State Services, DSS, which indicted him, cannot be proven and therefore not credible.
The Senate has again rejected the nomination of Ibrahim Magu by President Muhammadu Buhari as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, making it the second time.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has tendered in evidence, a comprehensive list detailing all the beneficiaries of the $115 million dollars allegedly looted by former Minister of Petroleum resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke.
The Kaduna zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said that it intercepted the sum of N49 million at the Kaduna International Airport, on Monday.
The Senate has fixed Wednesday, March 15, for the screening of the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu.
Obasanjo also issued a stern warning to former Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Mohammed Adoke to stop dragging him into the scandal
The first witness called by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the corruption case against Mohammed Belgore, SAN and former Minister of National Planning, Abubakar Sulaiman, has told the court how both men benefited from a N450 million largesse from the ex-Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke.