By Shola Oyeyipo in Abuja

The chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has assured Nigerians that all candidates of political parties seeking election into various offices in 2019 will be charged to court before the next year election.

The anti-corruption agency boss, who spoke with journalists yesterday shortly after an African Union Youth Congress against Corruption with the theme: “Combating Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation,” held at the banquet hall of the presidential villa, Abuja also hinted that EFCC is closely monitoring politicians’ spending on their campaigns.

According to Magu, “by the grace of God all those candidates that have cases with us on corruption will be charged to court before the election.”