The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission {EFCC}, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has charged youths graduating from the secondary schools to shun activities related to cybercrime and be good ambassadors of Nigeria.

Bawa stated this as a guest speaker at the 16th Annual Graduation Ceremony of of Capital Science Academy, Kuje, Abuja on 2nd October, 2021.

The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission {EFCC}, Abdulrasheed Bawa, has charged youths graduating from the secondary schools to shun activities related to cybercrime and be good ambassadors of Nigeria.

Bawa stated this as a guest speaker at the 16th Annual Graduation Ceremony of of Capital Science Academy, Kuje, Abuja on 2nd October, 2021.

Justice Adenike Akinpelu of the Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin has sentenced one Adetunji John Adebayo from Igbeti, Olorunsogo Local Government Area of Oyo State, to six months imprisonment for offences bordering on attempted cheating by personation.

The offence is contrary to Section 95 punishable under Section 324 of the Penal Code Law.

Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, today Thursday, October 7, 2021 convicted and sentenced the son of former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, PRTT, Abdulrasheed Maina, Faisal, to 14 years imprisonment.

The Court found Faisal guilty on a three-count charge of money laundering brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

The Port Harcourt Zonal Commander of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Assistant Commander of the EFCC, ACE Aliyu Naibi has charged Nigerian students to embrace positive values of hard work, innovation and enterprise as effective ways of tackling economic and financial crimes.

He gave this charge on Wednesday, September 6, 2021, while addressing the National Union of Rivers State Students, at their National Cyber Security Summit which held at the Rivers State University, Nkpolu- Oroworujwo, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

Operatives of the Port Harcourt Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested twelve (12) suspected illegal oil dealers, and five oil Tankers at the Nigeria Port Authority’s (NPA) premises, Onne, Rivers State.

They were arrested on Tuesday, October 5, 2021.

The Benin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes, EFCC, on Wednesday October 6, 2021 secured the convictions of one Akanimoh Ukoh Victor for offences bordering on stealing.

The charge against him reads: "That you Akanimoh Ukoh Victor on the 23rd day of December, 2019 in Benin, Edo State within the jurisdiction of this Honourable Court did steal the sum of Eight Hundred and Eighty-three Thousand Sixty-two Naira only (N883,062.00) by fraudulently redirecting transfer of the said sum to UBA Account No. 2136993283 operated by you and thereby committed an offence contrary to Section 383 of the Bendel State Criminal Code Law, 1976 (As applicable in Edo State) and punishable under Section 390 of the same Law."

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC Abuja Zonal Command on Monday, October 4, 2021 secured the conviction of one Usman Abdulkareem. Usman before Justice A.O Musa of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Apo Abuja a one count charge of obstruction.

Justice Musa Mustapha of the State High Court sitting in Maiduguri, Borno State, has convicted and sentenced one Abdullahi Adamu to four years imprisonment for a N3, 000,000.00 (Three Million Naira) fraud.

The Maiduguri Zonal Command of the EFCC arraigned the convict on August 27, 2021 on a one-count charge that bordered on criminal breach of trust.

The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 called for a concerted action by all stakeholders in ensuring an efficient, effective and fraud-free pension system in Nigeria.

The EFCC chairman stated this in his opening address at the commencement of a two-day National Summit tagged, Eradication of Pension Fraud in Nigeria, at the Nigerian Air Force Conference Centre, Kado, Abuja.