Godwin Emefiele demands N1b damages from Senate President for defamation

Embattled former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, has demanded N1bn damages from Senate President Godswill Akpabio for defamation. This came after the Senate president claimed that the federal government did not know the crime to charge Emefiele with considering his numerous misconduct during his tenure as CBN governor.  Emefiele claims […]

EFCC declares former CBN Governor’s wife wanted for alleged money laundering

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared Mrs Margaret Emefiele, wife of the former governor of the CBN, Mr Godwin Emefiele wanted for alleged money laundering. EFCC’s spokesman, Mr Dele Oyewale, stated in Abuja that three other persons: Mr Eric Odoh, Mrs Anita Omoile, and Mr Jonathan Omoile, had been declared wanted alongside […]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, failed to produce the former Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele in court yesterday

This was in defiance to an order by the Federal Capital Territory High Court onThursday, ordering the commission to either release him or produce him in court for thehearing of a motion on his bail.The presiding judge, Justice Olusegun Adeniyi, however adjourned the matter tillNovember 8, restating his order that the EFCC should either release […]