The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC and the Nigerian Navy are to strengthen their partnership in fighting economic sabotage and other financial crimes in the maritime domain.
This resolution was the highpoint of the visit by the Chief of Operations of the Nigerian Navy, Rear Admiral A.O Adaji, to the headquarters of the EFCC in Abuja on Tuesday June 8, 2021.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, have commenced investigation into an alleged case of conspiracy, computer-related fraud, obtaining by false pretense and retention of proceeds of unlawful activities levelled against one Malik Giles Bakare.
He was arrested by officers of the Nigeria Police, Force CID, Alagbon, Lagos on May 31, 2021 and subsequently handed over to the EFCC for further investigation and prosecution.
The Commandant of the Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA, Major General Sagir Yaro has commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, describing the agency as the driving force in the fight against corruption in Nigeria.
General Yaro made the commendation on Wednesday June 9, 2021 during a courtesy visit to the Kaduna Zonal office of the Commission.