Ex-Kwara lawmaker loses bid to terminate EFCC’ s charges against him

November 13, 2019 Editorial IV 0

A Kwara State High Court Sitting in Ilorin, the state capital Wednesday refused an oral application brought by a former member of the Kwara state House of Assembly,  Muhammed Adebayo seeking to terminate the criminal charge brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.  The Ilorin Zonal Office of the Commission had on 1st of  August 2019 arraigned Adebayo Read More

Couple buy 2 kids for N140, 000, nabbed in Lagos

November 4, 2019 Editor 0

The police in Lagos have arrested a couple with two kids they bought for N140,000 at Ojo area of the state. Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) Bala Elkana said on Sunday that acting on information from a credible source, detectives from Ojo Division led by the Divisional Police Officer, CSP Abdullah Malah, arrested one Chukwunonso Blessing, 30,of No 23 Masebinu Street, Igbede, Ojo. According to Read More

Edo police nab 3 soldiers for alleged kidnapping, robbery

November 3, 2019 Editorial IV 0

Operatives of Edo State Police Command on Sunday confirmed the arrest of  three soldiers and a civilian for alleged kidnapping and armed robbery. The  gang members were  reported to have kidnapped a classroom teacher in Fugar, Mrs. Catherine Izuagie, on September 9, 2019 and released  after ransom was collected. The suspects were said to have been on police “wanted  list” Read More

Breaking: Kidnappers face death sentence in Kano

October 31, 2019 Editor 0

Anyone who is confirmed as a kidnapper in Kano state will face death. Ganduje dropped the hint on Thursday during the inauguration of a 16- man commission of enquiry headed on Kano 9 children kidnapped and sold in Onitsha, Anambra state. The governor had directed the Ministry of Justice to amend the panel code to death penalty for kidnappers in Read More

Breaking: Mothers to ‘Yahoo Boys’ ‘ve now formed association – EFCC reveals

October 31, 2019 Editor 0

The acing Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ibrahim Magu has revealed that mothers of internet scammers popularly known as Yahoo in Lagos have formed an association, acting Chairman of the has revealed. Magu stated this at the commission’s Lagos Office during the ongoing EFCC stakeholders conference on crusade against cybercrime fraudsters. Details loading…

Police nab man for impersonating FCT minister

October 30, 2019 Editorial IV 0

The FCT Police Command has arrested a 27-year-old man Mohammed Bello Kolo for parading himself as the Minister of the FCT, Malam Muhammed Bello, and defrauding unsuspecting members of the public. Parading the suspect before journalists, Wednesday at the command headquarters in Abuja, the Commissioner of Police in charge of the FCT, CP Bala Ciroma, said Kolo was arrested following Read More

Anti-graft war: Don urges accountants to simplify figures

Offa Poly lecturer remanded for employment scam

October 29, 2019 Editorial IV 0

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ilorin Zonal office, Tuesday, arraigned a Lecturer with the Federal Polytechnic, Offa, Kwara state, Mustapha Ilyas Abdulwasiu, before Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of a Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin on a nine count charge bordering on employment scam and obtaining money by false pretence. A press statement by the EFCC spokesperson, Mr Read More

Plumber steals biscuits, soft drinks, blames hunger

October 28, 2019 Editorial IV 0

A 25-year-old plumber Destiny Asuquo who was arrested for break-in and entry into a store in Rumuodara, a suburb of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, has blamed hunger and thirst for his criminal action. He said this while pleading for pardon from the owner of the shop which he broke into to steal biscuits, soft drink and gala sausage, Read More

Panic as Maina’s trial begins

October 26, 2019 Editor 0

Former Chairman, Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, had a drawn battle with security and ant-graft agencies, however, his reinstatement to the federal civil service left the impression there was more to the investigation of the activities of the defunct task team. Not much may have changed following his arrest and arraignment, Friday, as some top civil servants are reportedly Read More

Anxiety as Police nab 3 Men ‘with female underwear’

October 25, 2019 Editor 0

The Police in Niger have arrested three suspects for allegedly stealing female panties in Lapai and Gurara local government areas of the state. The Command’s spokesman, DSP Muhammadu Abubakar, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Minna on Friday that a complaint was lodged at the Lapai Police Division concerning the theft on October 18. He said the case was assigned for Read More