37 results found for Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

Universities to get N30bn revitilisation fund soon – FG

 THE Federal Government says it will commence the disbursement of the N30 billion revitalization fund to public universities soon. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 13 hrs ago | seen 49 times

Tags: National Universities Commission, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke,Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment,

Cabo Verde’s electoral umpire lauds ECOWAS, AU political support

CABO Verde’s National Electoral Commission, CNE, has commended the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the African Union (AU) for supporting the country’s political... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 18 hrs ago | seen 49 times

Tags: ECOWAS, CABO Verde’s National Electoral Commission,  Maria do Rosário Pereira Gonçalves,

 Electronic transmission of results will reduce election fraud

PROF. Attahiru Jega, a former Chairman, Independent National Election Commission, INEC, says the electoral transmission of results will reduce the rate of election fraud in Nigeria, He... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted yesterday | seen 66 times

Tags: PROF. Attahiru Jega,Independent National Election Commission, INEC

2023: Nigeria Diaspora Network commends Senate on electronic transmission of election results

THE Nigeria Diaspora Network (NDN), has commended the Senate for backing the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the inclusion of electoral transmission of election results... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 92 times

Tags: Nigeria Diaspora Network, electoral transmission of election results, Independent National Electoral Commission,

Senate confirms Ameachi Nwoha as Commissioner, National Assembly Commission

 THE Senate has confirmed Mr Amaechi Nwoha, President Muhammadu Buhari’s nominee for appointment as Commissioner representing South- East in the National Assembly Commission. His confirmation was sequel... Read more

Author: Maureen Chigbo | Posted 3 days ago | seen 124 times

Tags: Ameachi Nwoha, National Assembly Commission,

EFCC recovers N1.6bn for AMCOM in 4 years

THE Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, says it has received N1, 667, 582, 605.04 recovered funds by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, between... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 3 days ago | seen 161 times

Tags: Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Joshua Ikioda, Ahmed Lawan Kuru, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON,

NCC’s regulatory instruments set to facilitate 5G deployment, tackle insecurity - Danbatta

The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has declared that three of the Commission’s regulatory instruments are set... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 4 days ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Prof. Umar Danbatta, NCC, Nigerian Communications Commission

NCC committed to facilitating growth of e-government – Danbatta

Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, executive vice chairman, EVC, of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has highlighted the various regulatory measures of the Commission toward deepening the... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted 6 days ago | seen 157 times

Tags: Lanre Ajayi, Adeleke Adewolu, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, DigiServe Network Services Limited, Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, Association of Telecommunic

Only 2,525,471 voters eligible for Anambra election -  INEC

 By Anthony Isibor.    PROF. Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has said that the total number of registered voters in Anambra State stands at 2,525,471. He... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 7 days ago | seen 171 times

Tags: Mahmood Yakubu,voters eligible for Anambra election,Independent National Electoral Commission,

PenCom, EFCC collaborate to reduce fraud in pension sector

By Anthony Isibor.   AISHA Umar Dahir, Director-General, National Pension Commission, PenCom, has has said that the collaboration between the organization and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a week ago | seen 247 times

Tags: National Pension Commission,EFCC, AISHA Umar Dahir,

SEC wins 2021 financial institution football tournament

THE Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Sunday emerged the winners of the 2021 Financial Institutions Football Tournament. The game is organised annually by the Central Bank... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 207 times

Tags: Security and Exchange Commission, CBN

ICPC arraigns PRODA DG for alleged N23.5 million fraud 

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the Director-General of Project Development Institute (PRODA) Enugu, Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna before Hon.... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 3 weeks ago | seen 62 times

Tags: Justice Buba Ibrahim,Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna,Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission,

2nd quarter of CVR begins October 4 as INEC registers over 3 million fresh voters in 12 weeks

By Anthony Isibor.   THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has registered over 3 million Nigerians in the ongoing continuous voters' registration, CVR, exercise in 12 weeks. Festus Okoye,... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 4 weeks ago | seen 364 times

Tags: Festus Okoye,continuous voters' registration,Independent National Electoral Commission,,

Mompha’s accomplice, Hamza Koudeih jailed for 1 year

                                                   ... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 487 times

Tags: JUSTICE Tijjani Garba Ringim, Hamza Koudeih, Kayode Phillips, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC,

Why INEC may still transmit results electronically

Several weeks after the National Assembly had voted against the Electronic Transmission of election results, the practicability or otherwise of the issue has continued to be... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 131 times

Tags: Monday Udoh-TomCharles Aniagwu,Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi,,Prof. Anya O. Anya,National Electoral Commission,electronic transmission of election results,

FG directs NCC to immediately deploy 5G  in Nigeria

  THE Federal Government has approved the deployment of the Fifth Generation Network, otherwise called 5G in Nigeria. Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, minister of Communications and Digital... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 185 times

Tags: National Frequency Management Council, 5G, Prof. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC),

NCC launches 4-year strategic vision plan

…releases a compendium of the EVC’s speeches.   By Anthony Isibor.    PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,  executive vice-chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has launched a strategic vision plan... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 107 times

Tags:  PROF. Umar Garba Danbatta,Nigerian Communications Commission,

NIN: Commission registers 1.2m persons in Sokoto in 8 years — Coordinator

GARBA Balarabe, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) Coordinator in Sokoto State, has disclosed that only 1.2 million persons  were registered by the commission in the... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 173 times

Tags: NIN: Commission registers 1.2m persons in Sokoto in 8 years — Coordinator

We prioritise security over economic benefits — Communications Minister

THE Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof. Isa Pantami, has disclosed that the communication sector had priotised security over economic benefits.Pantami made the disclosure during... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 291 times

Tags: We prioritise security over economic benefits — Communications Minister

NITDA recommends market creating innovation for economic development

KASHIFU Inuwa, Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) on Tuesday recommended the adoption of market creating innovation for economic prosperity and development. Inuwa made... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 487 times

Tags: NITDA recommends market creating innovation for economic development

Jamoh emphasizes synergy as key to successful fight against maritime crimes

THE director-general of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Bashir Jamoh, has restated the need for enhanced stakeholder collaboration in tackling maritime security challenges in... Read more

Author: editor | Posted a month ago | seen 78 times

Tags: Jamoh emphasizes synergy as key to successful fight against maritime crimes

Anambra election will be free and fair, not written - commissioner

THE Anambra State government is in possession of intelligence reports showing that people are preparing to protest in the streets of the state in large numbers... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 161 times

Tags: C. Don Adinuba, Anambra State government, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC

How corruption is plunging Nigerians further into poverty  - SERAP

A NEW report by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has revealed how “widespread and systemic corruption in ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) especially in... Read more

Author: publisher | Posted a month ago | seen 174 times

Tags: Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, Ibrahim Yusuf, President Muhammadu Buhari

PenCom to commence annual enrolment of retirees on September 1

THE National Pension Commission, PenCom, says that its online Enrolment Application for retirees/prospective retirees of Treasury-funded Federal Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, will go live on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: National Pension Commission,Annual Pre-Retirement Verification and Enrolment Exercise,

Sanusi to commission Egypt, Angola World Cup qualifier in Cairo

GENERAL Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Dr Mohammed Sanusi has been appointed by the Confederation of African Football to serve as the match commissioner for... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 46 times

Tags: Sanusi to commission Egypt, Angola World Cup qualifier in Cairo

ICPC to tackle corruption in electricity sector - Prof Owasanoye 

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has promised to tackle corruption-related matters arising from estimated billings, illegal selling of meters and other... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 153 times

Tags: Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission,

Proposed creation of Nigeria/Benin joint commission receives boost

THE creation of a Nigeria-Benin Republic Permanent Joint Commission will boost economic development and security in the two neighboring countries.   The Chairman of the Steering Committee on... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 55 times

Tags: Nigeria-Benin Republic Permanent Joint Commission,Amb. Kayode Oguntuase,

New revenue formula to be submitted to Buhari before end of 2021, says RMAFC

 THE Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) says the review of the revenue allocation formula will be ready for presentation to President Muhammadu Buhari by... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Mr Elias Mbam,Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission,

Financial experts hail MSMEs survey, set agenda for FG

FINANCIAL experts have commended the Federal Government for conducting another round of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) survey, to guide its policies for the sector. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 100 times

Tags: Micro Small and Medium Enterprises,Prof. Ndubisi Nwokoma, Director, Centre for Economic Policy Analysis and Research

Telecom revenue: Group urges Reps to speed up probes on operators

TRADERS Initiative for Social Development (TISD), an NGO has called on the House of Representatives to speed up action on the proposed panel to probe telecommunication... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 73 times

Tags: telecommunication operators’,MTN, AIRTEL, 9 MOBILE, GLO,National Communications Commission

Rasheed assures of continued good leadership in NUC

PROF. Abubakar Rasheed, the Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC) has assured staff and management of the commission and the Nigerian university system of continued good... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 66 times

Tags: Dr Ramon Yusuf,PROF. Abubakar Rasheed,National Universities Commission

EFCC arrests 37 suspected internet fraudsters in Oyo

 THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office, on Monday, confirmed the arrest of 37 alleged suspected internet fraudsters in Oyo State. This is contained... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 143 times

Tags: Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,

NSCDC partners Human Rights Commission to fight rights violation

THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Anambra State Command has pledged to partner the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, to fight human rights' violations. The... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 71 times

Tags: NSCDC partners Human Rights Commission to fight rights violation

I Will Not Believe That EFCC And FG Are Fighting Corruption Till Theodore Orji And His Son Are Prosecuted — NBA-SPIDEL Chairman, Ubani

By Unini Chioma   *Says This Is Not The First Time Of Arresting Orji And Releasing Him Under Questionable Circumstances *Says EFCC Under Magu remained mute despite sufficient evidence Provided... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 324 times

Tags: Dr. Monday Ubani, has reacted to the arrest of the former governor of Abia State, Theodore Orji, and his son, Chinedu Orji, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

CAC digitisation: Registrar allays fears of staff job losses

THE Registrar General/Chief Executive Officer of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Alhaji Garba Abubakar, has allayed fears that some staff of the Commission might lose their... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 64 times

Tags: Registrar General/Chief Executive Officer of the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), Alhaji Garba Abubakar

Bayelsa urges RMAFC to review revenue sharing formula

BAYELSA Government, on Thursday,  called on the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to review some of its revenue-sharing parameters in the interest of equity... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 43 times

Tags: Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission,Gov. Douye Diri

Oyo Govt refutes claims of not paying counterpart UBEC/SUBEB funds

THE Oyo State Government has refuted claims that the state has not accessed N715 million counterpart funds for Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) for year 2020... Read more

Author: editor | Posted 2 months ago | seen 496 times

Tags: Oyo State Government has refuted claims that the state has not accessed N715 million counterpart funds for Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC)