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EFCC’s Ibrahim Magu Denies All Allegations Against Him, Maintains Innocence

Embattled Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) boss, Mr Ibrahim Magu, has denied all the allegations leveled against him, claiming them as untrue and a calculated attempt to tarnish his name. In his defense document obtained by Channels Television on Thursday, the suspended acting EFCC chairman gave a detailed response and defense of the petitions and accusations. He insisted that…

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ICYMI: Suspended EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu Released From Detention

Ibrahim Magu, the Suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been eventually released from Police custody. According to Channels Television, Mr Magu’s lawyer Toyin Ojaomo stated that the suspended EFCC boss is no longer in confinement. Earlier on Wednesday, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, asked Magu, to direct his bail…

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EFCC: Magu Clears Air On Vice President Osinbajo’s N4 Billion Controversy

Ibrahim Magu, the suspended acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has allegedly denied ever giving Vice President Yemi Osinbajo N4 billion. According to The Nation, Magu, who is under investigation by a presidential panel, was said to have made the denial when reacting to claims in the media that he transferred…

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Buhari Approves Suspension Of Ibrahim Magu As Acting EFCC Chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s Director of Operations Mohammed Umar as the anti-graft agency’s new overseer after the suspension of the acting chairman Ibrahim Magu. The Federal Government said Magu’s suspension is to “allow for unhindered inquiry” by the panel investigating allegations of corruption against the EFCC ex-boss. “EFCC Director of Operations,…

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EFCC’s Director Of Operations, Mohammed Umar Resumes As ‘Acting Chairman’

Mohammed Umar, the Director of operations at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has been reportedly appointed to oversee the operations of the anti-graft agency as Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, remains suspended. Recall that Magu was on Monday summoned to the Presidential Villa in the Asokoro area of the Federal Capital Territory where he’s been drilled…

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JUST IN: Ibrahim Magu Reportedly Suspended As EFCC’s Acting Chairman

The Presidency has suspended the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, BBC Hausa reports. Magu made headlines on Monday July 6 after being invited to the Force Criminal Investigation Department Headquarters in Area 10, Garki, Abuja for a Presidential Panel investigation, chaired by a former President of the Court of…

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I Strongly Believe That Corruption Is The Cause Of Coronavirus — Acting EFCC Chairman‬, Magu

Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has noted that he is strongly convinced that corruption is the cause of coronavirus, The Cable reports. Magu was reported to have said this at the passing out parade of 281 cadets of the EFCC Detective Inspector Course-5, at the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna, on…

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Femi Otedola, Aliko Dangote, Naomi Campbell, DJ Cuppy, RMD And More Attend The 2020 THISDAY Awards

If you were looking for all the socialites and dignitaries on Monday, January 20, 2020 they were probably at the 25th edition of the  which was held at the Eko Hotels Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. The prestigious event which kicked off in a gala style to celebrate Africa’s most authoritative media and technology group also featured the premiere…

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Diezani Is Being Protected Abroad, I Can’t Get Her Easily – Magu

Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has addressed the challenges of the commission in arresting Diezani Alison-Madueke, former minister of petroleum resources. Reacting to the court order that the EFCC and other security agencies should produce Alison-Madueke with 72 hours, Magu said it would have been an easy task…

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