Allison-Madueke Permanently Forfeits $37.5m Banana Island Mansion

Allison-Madueke Permanently Forfeits $37.5m Banana Island Mansion

Chris Steven, ABuja Chuka Obiozor, a Justice of the Federal High Court, Lagos, has ordered the permanent forfeiture of a mansion in Banana Island, in Lagos State, belonging to Diezani Allison-Madueke, former Minister of Petroleum Resources. The ruling followed an interim forfeiture order issued by the same court a fortnight ago after the Economic Financial […]

Impersonation Lands Gombe Civil Servant One Year Jail Term

Impersonation Lands Gombe Civil Servant One Year Jail Term

Chris Steven, Abuja The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday secured the conviction of one Muhammad Nasir of Ministry of Housing and Transport, Gombe State before Justice Abubakar Jauro of the Gombe State High Court. He was convicted on one count charge of impersonation for using the name of one Abdullahi Ibrahim to […]

Another Bloody Day: Cultist Kill Eight, Behead Four In Rivers

Another Bloody Day: Cultist Kill Eight, Behead Four In Rivers

 Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt   NO fewer than eight people have been gunned down in Ibaa community in Emohua Local Government Area in Rivers State at the weekend. It was gathered that four of the victims were beheaded and their decapitated heads taken away by the rampaging cultists. Mr. Chimdu Emenike, a resident of the […]

Police Dismiss Three Men Over N200,000 Bribe

Police Dismiss Three Men Over N200,000 Bribe

Chris Steven, Abuja Three police officers attached to Area ‘N’ Command Ijede-Ikorodu under the Lagos State Command have been dismissed from the service by the police authorities for unlawful arrest and extortion. A statement by Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) issued on Monday revealed that the affected officers, Okelue Nkemeonye, an Inspector, Braimoh Sunday,  a […]

In Osogbo, Woman Hires Cultists To Kill Her Husband

In Osogbo, Woman Hires Cultists To Kill Her Husband

Chris Steven, Abuja A 39-year old housewife has been arrested by the police in Osogbo, Osun State capital for conspiring with others to kill her husband by stabbing him to death with a knife. According to Olafimihan Adeoye, Commissioner of Police in Osun,  who addressed  journalists on Monday while parading a suspected accomplice in the killing, police […]

Ambode Deposes, To Prosecute Baale Who Faked Own kidnap

Ambode Deposes, To Prosecute Baale Who Faked Own kidnap

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos, on Sunday announced the deposition of Chief Yusuf Ogundare, Baale of Shangisha in Magodo, 48 hours after suspended him for faking his abduction. The incident allegedly took place on July 5 along Center for Management Development (CMD) Road in Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of the State. Governor Ambode […]

Whistle-Blower Remanded In Prison For Misleading ICPC On ‘Huge Cash’ In Namadi Sambo’s House

Whistle-Blower Remanded In Prison For Misleading ICPC On ‘Huge Cash’ In Namadi Sambo’s House

Chris Steven, Abuja The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged one Abubakar Sani Chindo to a Kaduna State High Court sitting in Kaduna, Kaduna State, for allegedly providing false and misleading information to the Commission that former Namadi Sambo, Vice President, stashed huge sums of money in his house. In […]

Panic As Two Brothers Beheaded In Rivers

Panic As Two Brothers Beheaded In Rivers

 Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt   There was anxiety yesterday in Rivers State following the killing of two brothers from Rumuokparali Community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area who were beheaded.     The two victims, Ifeanyi and Emeka Wobo, were found dead and their head decapitate around Elekahia Housing estate in the same Local Government.   […]

Anxiety As Four Killed In Rivers Cult Clash

Anxiety As Four Killed In Rivers Cult Clash

Paul Obiajunwo, Port Harcourt Four persons were feared dead yesterday,  at different locations in Alode community, Eleme Local Government Area and Asarama community in Andoni Local Government Area of Rivers. The incident in Alode,  which claimed three lives,  was attributed to a reprisal attack  by a  cult group that revenged the murder and razing of […]

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 […]

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