Alleged Fraudsters Arrested With numerous Exotic Cars

The Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detained 11 alleged internet fraudsters on Friday. They were discovered to have been intercepted by Commission operatives who, acting on intelligence, swooped on their hideouts in Osogbo, the capital of the state of Osun. The recovered items include phones, laptops, other devices and […]

EFCC Announce 646 Convictions Despite Covid-19

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it recorded 646 convictions and recovered more than N11 billion in monetary assets this year, despite the restriction imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Acting Chairman of the EFCC, Mr Umar Abba, disclosed this while addressing the Senate Committee on Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes in Abuja on […]

Pastor Arrested For 12.7 Million Fruad

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has nabbed one Pastor Gbenga Moses Adesoju of Christ Apostolic Church, Ile-Ife, Osun State alongside a suspected fraudster popularly known as Yahoo Boys, Adebayo Olawale. The duo were arrested for allegedly defrauding one Umar Hayatu to the tune of N12.7m. A statement issued by EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwajaren […]

EFCC Fined N20million For Violation Of Human Right

One Mr Ubong Williams, has been set free by a Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, from the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). While also fining the commission 20milion naira as compensation for the violation of his fundamental human rights   The court which issued an order of […]

EFCC Arraign Man For 3.9 million Fraud

One Taofeek Adereti, has been arraigned before the Lagos State High Court in Ikeja for the theft of N3,948,739.66 by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission(EFCC), on Thursday.   He was charged on three counts neighbouring on conspiracy and stealing before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo. It was gathered that Adereti allegedly stole the money belonging to […]

EFCC Arrest Seven For Fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Wednesday, arrested seven persons for alleged Internet fraud. Among the ones detained in Ibadan, capital of Oyo State, have been four relatives from two separate households. Siblings have been revealed to be Ayoola and Olusola Timilehin, and Oladayo andTolulope Fayemi. The other suspected Internet fraudsters are Temitope […]

Access Bank Respond to Hacker’s Video, Tells Customer to Ignore Claims

Access Bank has responded to a viral video of a hacker claiming to have hacked over 2000 customers’ accounts, the bank has told customers to ignore the claims as there are no threats to their account. The bank assured their customers on Monday via a post on Twitter, “Criminals have posted pages purporting to contain […]