Panic as herdsmen kill two in Rivers

Panic as herdsmen kill two in Rivers

…7 suspects arrested  From Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt Two persons have lost their lives and seven arrested after suspected Fulani herdsmen attacked and killed the victims at Afam Uku, in Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State. At the time of filing this report, the reason behind the attack could not be ascertained,  but community […]

Gumen kill father of RSSDA Director, four others in Bonny

Gumen kill father of RSSDA Director, four others in Bonny

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt   Suspected gunmen have invaded two communities;  Otobie and Ererekiri in Bonny Local Government Area  of Rivers state killing four persons including father of Amasenibo  Lawrence Pepple, the Executive Director, Rivers state Sustainable Development Agency, (RSSDA).   It was gathered that many others sustains   various degree of injuries   The victims […]

Zamfara UBEC Chairman Jailed for Corruption

Zamfara UBEC Chairman Jailed for Corruption

Chris Steven, Abuja For allegedly engaging in private business while in public service, , Executive Chairman Zamfara State Universal Basic Education Board, Murtala Adamu has been sentenced to six months imprisonment by Justice Zainab Abubakar of the Federal High Court, Gusau, Zamfara State. His journey to prison started when the Commission received a petition from […]

EFCC Arraigns Bank Worker Over N100m Forex Scam

EFCC Arraigns Bank Worker Over N100m Forex Scam

Chris Steven, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Thursday arraigned one Ibrahim Bashir before Justice R.D Aisha of the Kano State High Court on one count charge of Obtaining Money by False Pretence to the tune of N40 million. According to a statement issued in Abuja by the Spokesperson of EFCC, the […]

ICPC Arraigns 2 Civil Servants for Forging Visa Documents

ICPC Arraigns 2 Civil Servants for Forging Visa Documents

Chris Steven, Abuja In an attempt to secure a United Kingdom travel visa using forged documents, two civil servants, Shitu Afeez and Babatunde Oluyemi Bamgbade, have been arraigned before Justice H.Oshodi Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja, on a seven-count charge bordering on alleged forgery, criminal conspiracy and possession of false documents by the Independent […]

EFCC To Appeal Dismissal of N190m Fraud Charge against Oronsaye

EFCC To Appeal Dismissal of N190m Fraud Charge against Oronsaye

Chris Steven, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has said it would appeal the ruling on Tuesday by Justice Olasumbo Olajumoke Goodluck of the FCT High Court, Abuja upholding a no-case submission by a former Head of Service and former Chairman of Presidential Committee on Financial Action Task Force, PCFATF, Stephen Oronsaye on […]

Gunmen Kill Female Medical Doctor In Rivers

Gunmen Kill Female Medical Doctor In Rivers

NMA: Another abducted doctor yet to return after more than one month at kidnappers den      From Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt A female medical doctor, Mrs. Florence Onua, has been murdered by unidentified gunmen believed to be kidnappers around Government Reserve Area in Port Harcourt, the River State capital. Onua, which according to a […]

Fight Against Corruption Must Be Comprehensive – Obasanjo

Fight Against Corruption Must Be Comprehensive – Obasanjo

Chris Steven, Abuja As the Muhammadu Buhari administration continues its war against corruption, former president,  Olusegun Obasanjo  has said that the anti-graft war must be comprehensive and whole. Speaking at the inaugural lecture of the Olusegun Obasanjo Good Governance and Development Research Center of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN in Abuja, the former […]

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