Omokore, Diezani’s Ally Has Case To Answer, Says Judge

Omokore, Diezani’s Ally Has Case To Answer, Says Judge

Mr Jide Omokore, a business ally of former Petroleum minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke has his hope to quash a $1.6billion fraud charge against him dashed. Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Thursday, struck out his application seeking to dismiss the charge preferred against him and others by the Economic and […]

Suspected Criminals Set Family House Ablaze, Kill 3 In Rivers

Suspected Criminals Set Family House Ablaze, Kill 3 In Rivers

From Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt    Unidentified criminals  believed to be cultists has set ablaze a family house at Okpako-Ejemah in Eleme Local Government Area of Rivers State killing one  Alhaji Hamza Garuba, his wife and a step son.   Mr. Muhammed Sani, younger brother to Garuba, narrated to The Nation  that the arsonists, five […]

Take Bribe Lose Your Job, DC Warns Marine Police Officers

Take Bribe Lose Your Job, DC Warns Marine Police Officers

Ajibola Abayomi, Lagos Determined to ensure that obstacles to smooth operations at the port is eradicated, the Marine Police Authority, Western Port Command, Lagos has read riot act to the corrupt police officers warning that anyone caught demanding bribe would be thrown out of the force. The Deputy Commissioner of Police, Western Port, Adeyemi Gbola […]

Regional Cooperation Led To Evans’ Arrest – IGP

Regional Cooperation Led To Evans’ Arrest – IGP

Chris Steven, Abuja    Ibrahim Idris, the Inspector General of Police says he arrest of Chukwumeje Onwamadike, the notorious kidnapper popularly known as Evans, was made possible due to information sharing and intelligence cooperation among police services in West Africa. Evans before his arrest operated in both Nigeria and Ghana which gave him opportunity to […]

He Enticed And Married My Wife; Alhaji Accuses Football Coach In Court

He Enticed And Married My Wife;   Alhaji Accuses Football Coach In Court

Chris Steven, Abuja A 52-year-old football coach;   Emmanuel Offor;   was on Tuesday arraigned in a Makurdi Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly snatching the wife of one Alhaji Aliyu Onmonya. Offor;   who resides in Eupi community;   Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue;   is facing a two-count charge of criminal conspiracy and criminal intimidation. The prosecutor;    Hyacinth […]

FRAUD: Suswan Sent To Kuje Prison

FRAUD: Suswan Sent To Kuje Prison

Chris Steven, Abuja Gabriel Suswan, a former governor of Benue State has joined the league of personalities who have been sent to Kuje Minimum Prison as a Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered him and two of his former aides, to be remanded in the Prisons. The remand order was handed down on […]

NDLEA Seize N225 Trillion Cocaine, Heroin At Lagos Ports

NDLEA Seize N225 Trillion Cocaine, Heroin At Lagos Ports

Ayomide, Lagos Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Muhammad Mustapha Abdallah said the Agency has seized over 15,064kg of cocaine and heroin worth 225 trillion naira at the Tin-Can and Apapa Ports. Abdallah said drug barons often target the ports for illicit drug activities, but the agency will resist their scheming. The drugs […]

BURSTED: 124 In Police Net In Kano For Rape, Sodomy

BURSTED: 124 In Police Net In Kano For Rape, Sodomy

Chris Steven, Abuja The Kano State Police Command, on Wednesday, said that it has apprehended a total of 124 suspected rapists and sodomites in three months. Magaji Musa Majia, the state police public relations officer who confirmed this figure to at a news briefing said the arrests were recorded between April and June, 2017 According […]

20-Year –Old Boy Commits Suicide After Being Accused Of Stealing

20-Year –Old Boy Commits Suicide After Being Accused Of Stealing

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt   The people of Isu community in Etche Local government of Rivers State   have been thrown into shock over what they described as evil manipulation on the life of 20-year-old Chidi Nwauwa who took his life by handing.   Some chiefs and elders in the community who insisted that his remains […]

Busted! Ghost Workers’ Family In Court Over N9.7m Fraud

Busted! Ghost Workers’ Family In Court Over N9.7m Fraud

Chris Steven, Abuja Three siblings, Onukaogu Onyinyechi Esther, Onukaogu Joshua and, Ebenuwa Chinazo Jennifer have been arraigned before a Federal Capital Territory, FCT High Court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on a 13-count charge of conspiracy and obtaining by false pretence. The three of them were said to have drawn salaries as […]

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