Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,
EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, says the anti-graft agency has been able to
secured over 140 convictions and recovered billions of dollars in
According to a statement signed by EFCC spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren
and released yesterday May 26th, Magu disclosed this at a rally
organised by the EFCC to sensitise Nigerian schoolchildren and
teenagers on the perils of corruption to national development.
‘‘In just six months of this year, we have secured over 140 convictions,
including some elusive ‘high profile’ criminals.
We have recovered billions of dollars worth of stolen funds and blocked
numerous avenues of money laundering,’’
Mr. Magu said while speaking on a theme: ‘‘We Must Win The War on
Corruption and Impunity.’’ he said