Category: Crime

Maina files N10bn suit against EFCC

The former chairman of the Presidential Taskforce on Pension Reform, Abdulrasheed Maina, has filed a N10 billion suit against Ibrahim Magu, chairman of the Economic and...

Court asks Metuh to appear in Court Feb 5th or go to jail

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday ordered a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, to be in court on February 5...

Customs impounds 1150 bags of smuggled rice in Kano, Jigawa

The Comptroller Federal Operations Unit Zone ‘B’ of the Nigerian Customs Service, Alhaji Usman Dakingari, said his command has intercepted over one thousand bags of...

Patience Jonathan’s young sister arrests by EFCC at airport

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested the younger sister to Patience Jonathan, the wife of the immediate past President, Goodluck Jonathan,...

Attack on Falae’s Farm: Ondo State Police yet to arrest any suspect

The Ondo State Police Command on Monday said it has not arrested the herdsmen who allegedly burnt down the farm of a former Secretary to the Government of the...

Police arrest three for stealing, selling three-year-old boy for N75,000

The Police Command in Nassarawa State has arrested three suspects for allegedly stealing a three-year-old boy in Angwan Masachin, Jam’a Keffi, Keffi Local Government...

Herdsmen allegedly kill pregnant woman in Ekiti

A woman, said to be a Tiv from Benue State, has been shot dead in a farm settlement at Orin community in Ido/Osi Local Government Area of Ekiti State. Community sources...

EFCC questions ex-Gov. Jang over alleged N10bn fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday interrogated former governor Jonah Jang of Plateau State for alleged fraud of over N10bn. Jang, who is the...

French Court dismisses case against soldiers of sexual abuse

French magistrates dismissed a case brought against a group of French soldiers accused of sexually abusing children while on deployment in the Central African Republic...

Police parade a notorious robber in Rivers State

The Force Headquarters, Thursday, paraded a notorious armed robbery and kidnap kingpin, who participated in the New Year killing of worshippers at Omoku, Rivers State....