Ibrahim Magu

CSOs condemn Int’l groups defense on Magu’s probe

CSOs condemn Int’l groups defense on Magu’s probe

By Dennis Agbo A Coalition of Twenty-four Civil Society Organizations for Good Governance and Electoral Integrity in Nigeria, C24, has condemned the defense put up by some European transparency groups, faulting the trial of the deposed Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Ibrahim Magu. The international groups:  Re: Common, Corner House, and […]
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Day 2 of EFCC boss, Magu’s interrogation begins

Day 2 of EFCC boss, Magu’s interrogation begins

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru – Abuja The embattled Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, on Tuesday appeared again before the Justice Ayo Salami-led panel probing allegations of corruption against him. Mr. Magu was quizzed on Monday and taken to the State House Conference Hall (Old Banquet Hall), where the panel grilled […]

SERAP seeks fair trial for Magu over alleged infractions

SERAP seeks fair trial for Magu over alleged infractions

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called on authorities to afford acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu his constitutionally and internationally guaranteed fair trial rights in the ongoing probe over alleged infractions on duty. Magu is reportedly still being detained in police custody on the […]

Breaking: Controversy over Magu’s arrest

Breaking: Controversy over Magu’s arrest

Following allegations that he owns four properties and transfers funds abroad through a third party, the Department of the State Service, DSS, Monday, arrested the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu.

Looting: We are probing serving and past governors ― EFCC

Looting: We are probing serving and past governors ― EFCC

By Soni Daniel The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday said that some serving and past governors were being investigated for corrupt practices that have reportedly robbed their states of huge sums of public funds. The Acting Chairman of the Commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, while briefing the media at a ceremony in his […]

Again, Magu vows to bring Alison-Madueke back to Nigeria to face justice

Again, Magu vows to bring Alison-Madueke back to Nigeria to face justice

For the second time in 24 hours, the acting Chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has reiterated the commitment of the anti-graft agency to ensuring that the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, is repatriated to Nigeria to face criminal charges against her. Magu gave the hint in Ibadan on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, […]

Lawyers’ Coalition declares Sen. Shehu Sani ‘Prisoner of Conscience’

Lawyers’ Coalition declares Sen. Shehu Sani ‘Prisoner of Conscience’

By Omeiza Ajayi The Coalition of Public Interest Lawyers and Advocates COPA has disclosed of its resolve to mobilise against the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Mr Ibrahim Magu for “violating the fundamental rights of Sen. Shehu Sani, from Kaduna State”. In a statement Thursday in Abuja, Convener of the group, […]

EFCC Chairmanship Position: Court fixes Dec 4 to decide Magus’s fate

EFCC Chairmanship Position: Court fixes Dec 4 to decide Magus’s fate

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri – Abuja The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, on Monday, fixed December 4 to deliver judgement on consolidated suits challenging the continued stay of Mr Ibrahim Magu as the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu adjourned to decide Magu’s fate after the court […]

Fire service seeks EFCC’s partnership on fire forensic audit

Fire service seeks EFCC’s partnership on fire forensic audit

The Federal Fire Service (FFS), Kaduna has sought the hand of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the conduct of forensic audits on fire disasters. This was made known on September 25, 2019, as the management staff of FFS, Kaduna came on a courtesy visit to the Kaduna Zonal office of the Commission. […]

Magu Charges EFCC Staff on Fake News

Magu Charges EFCC Staff on Fake News

Ibrahim Magu, acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has charged staff of the Commission to be wary of fake news, and not fall into trap of being conveyors of fake news.

2019 polls: FG closes in on illicit funds, dispatches Magu to Dubai

2019 polls: FG closes in on illicit funds, dispatches Magu to Dubai

The Federal Government is not leaving any stone unturned in its effort to trace and repatriate illicit funds that might had been looted and stashed away in far away in Dubai, United Arab Emirate by influential but fraudulent politicians and top government officials.

Breaking: Osinbajo, acting DG DSS, Magu in closed-door meeting

Breaking: Osinbajo, acting DG DSS, Magu in closed-door meeting

ACTING President, Yemi Osinbajo is currently meeting behind closed-doors with the acting Director-General of the Department of State Services (DSS), Matthew Seiyefa and the Acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Magu receives vote of confidence

Magu receives vote of confidence

CHAIRMAN of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  Ibrahim Magu, yesterday received a vote of confidence from Savers Empowerment Ambassadors Initiative of Nigeria, SEAIN.