Crimes

JUST IN: EFCC Denies Declaring Ex-Gov Matawalle Wanted

The attention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has been drawn to a report, entitled, Alleged N70b Fraud: EFCC Declares Ex-Zamfara Gov, Matawalle Wanted, which appeared in the Sunday Tribune of June 18, 2023 and purports that the Commission had declared a former Zamafara State governor, Bello Matawalle wanted and requested the Department […]

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BREAKING: EFCC Declares Ex- Zamfara Governor Wanted

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has declared the immediate past governor of Zamfara, Bello Matawalle, wanted over alleged corruption while in office. A top security source revealed the EFCC, on Saturday, asked the Department of State Services (DSS) to arrest Matawalle “anywhere he is seen” in the country. A few days to the […]

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Tinubu Remove Bawa To Save Akpabio, Matawalle, Fayemi Other APC Thieves – Analyst

On Wednesday, President Bola tinubu removed Abulrasheed bawa as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The president, who assumed office on May 29 with the highest corruption perception index of any Nigerian leader, said he suspended Mr bawa to allow a detailed investigation into multiple petitions assailing the anti-graft chief’s conduct […]

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Zamfara Police Return All Matawalle’s Properties To Court

Zamfara state Police Command complies with the order of the Federal High Court, Gusau by handing over the vehicles it impounded from the residences of former Zamfara State Governor Bello Matawalle, to the court. Recall that, the Court has on Thursday directed the officers of the security agencies involved in the raid of Matawalle’s residences […]

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Court Issues 48 Hours To Return Items Evacuated From Matawalle Residences

A Federal High Court sitting in Gusau today ordered the Nigeria Police and four other respondents involved in removing vehicles and other items from the residences of former Governor Bello Matawalle to return them within 48 hours. Recall that the police along with personnel from the DSS and NSCDC, had on June 9, this year, […]

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Prove Your Cars Were Stolen, Police Dare Ex-Gov Matawalle

The Police have dared ex-Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State to prove that his cars were stolen. After the raid on his residences in Gusau and Maradun, Matawalle had claimed he was robbed. In an interview with BBC Hausa, the former governor had said, “I have never seen this kind of stupidity where someone’s house […]

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Zamfara APC Accuses Police Of Supporting PDP Thugs, Looters In The State

Shortly after the completion of the investigation that the security forces conducted yesterday in the residences of Bello Muhammad Matawalle, the former governor of Zamfara state in Gusau and Maradun, which they finally came out with the vehicles suspected to be looted by him. The state opposition party, APC strongly criticized and accused the security […]

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Ex-Gov Matawalle Reacts To Invasion Of Police, DSS In His Residences

Former Zamfara state governor, Bello Muhammad Matawalle expressed concern and displeasure at the illegal entry of the security forces into his residences in Gusau and Maradun, in the name of investigation, which involved the corrupt items found in his house as theft. Matawalle expressed this in an interview with the BBC Hausa, in which he […]

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APC, PDP Clashes As Police Recover 40 Vehicles From Matawalle’s Residences

Zamfara State Government has said it recovered 40 vehicles from the residences of the immediate former governor of the state, Bello Matawalle. Separate report said the police operatives surrounded the two residences in Gusau, the state capital and Mr Matawalle’s hometown, Maradun, early Friday morning. The Zamfara governor’s spokesperson, Sulaiman Bala – Idris, in a […]

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Zamfara APC Condemns Invasion Of Police, DSS In Ex-Gov Matawalle’s House

The Zamfara state chapter of the All Progressives Congress APC writes to condemn in totality today’s invasion and vandalization of the Gusau and Maradun private residences of the immediate past Governor of the state, Bello Mohammed Matawalle by the Zamfara State Police Command and personnel of the DSS. This was contained in a press statement […]