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EFCC Recovers Over N117bn, Secures 192 Convictions In Three Months

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has made recoveries totalling over N117 billion since the beginning of 2019.

The acting EFCC Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu, who disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja, said the commission recovered N239.16 in 2018.

Mr Magu made the disclosure during his appearance before the House Committee on Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes, to give an appraisal of EFCC’s 2018 budget performance and defend its 2019 budget proposal.

He also revealed that the anti-graft agency obtained 313 convictions in 2018 while more than 190 convictions have been secured since January 2019.

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