Month: July 2019

Court Jails School Proprietress for Obtaining N5m by Trick

The Maiduguri Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has secured the conviction and sentencing of Josephine Udeh, before Justice Aisha Kumaliya of the Borno State High Court, sitting in Maiduguri on a one-count charge of obtaining money by false pretence to the tune of N5, 059,000. Udeh, who was the Proprietress… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Okowa charges political appointees on accountability … As He Inaugurates Board of DESOPADEC, And LG Service Commission … Swears in Auditor-General

DELTA State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has said accountability is as an indispensable tool of management and hallmark of his administration and charged all political appointees to embrace it. The governor stated this yesterday in Asaba at the inauguration of the Board of Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) and Local Government… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Okowa salutes Orodje of Okpe on 13th coronation anniversary

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, on Wednesday congratulated HRM Maj.-Gen. Felix Mujakperuo (Retd), CFR, Orhue I, the Orodje of Okpe Kingdom, on the 13th anniversary of his ascension to the ancient throne. Okowa described the monarch, who is the 1st Vice Chairman of the Delta State Traditional Rulers Council, as a bridge builder, a… Read More »

Month: July 2019

EFCC Arraigns Businessman for N6m Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kaduna Zonal Office on July 30, 2019 arraigned Magaji Mijinyawa and Shehu Mahamoud before Justice Darius Khobo of the State High Court sitting in Kaduna on a four-count charge bordering on fraud and obtaining money by false pretence. One of the counts reads: “That you, Magaji Mijinyawa and… Read More »

Month: July 2019

State House Press Release With Abiola As President, Nigeria Could Have Been Spared Ethno-Religious Tensions….. President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has described the late MKO Abiola as a bridge builder who could have prevented the religious and tribal issues besetting the country now from happening, if he had been allowed to rule Nigeria. Speaking Tuesday, in Abuja, when he received Elders and Leaders of Thought from Ogun State at the State House,… Read More »

Month: July 2019

CBN boosts Wholesale Segment, Others with $210 Million

ABUJA – In its last intervention for the month of July, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has injected the sum of $210 million into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market. Figures obtained from the CBN on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, indicated that authorized dealers in the wholesale sector of the market received $100 million, while… Read More »

Month: July 2019

Presidency Lauds Swift Confirmation Of Cabinet Nominees By The Senate

The Presidency praises the diligence of the Senate in confirming the ministerial nominees, whilst also ensuring a swift and efficient process. The people of Nigeria want results, and with this list of ministers, we are confident they shall be delivered. Specific portfolios shall be assigned with the inauguration of the cabinet. This is a fine,… Read More »

Month: July 2019

We Have no Link with DataPro Ltd, Unaware of its North-west Seminar-EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has noted with dismay, a publication from an organization that identifies itself as DataPro Limited, wherein it purports to have collaboration with the Commission’s Special Control Unit against Money Laundering, SCUML, and wishes to inform the general public that no such collaboration exists with the said company. We… Read More »