Category: Crime

EFCC SECURES 172 CONVICTIONS IN 10 MONTHS

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has recorded 172 convictions from January till date. This was revealed by The Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial...

ALLEGED N30.8BN FRAUD: FAYOSE PLEADS NOT GUILTY, REMANDED IN EFCC CUSTODY

The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, today, appeared before a Federal High Court in Lagos, where he pleaded not guilty to the allegation that he...

Seven petrols stations seals for under dispensing of products

The Department of Weights and Measures, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, has sealed seven petrol stations in Warri and Asaba in Delta, for...

Jim Iyke arrest at Lagos airport

The Police on Monday arrested popular Nollywood actor, Mr Jim Iyke, at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal 2 (MMA2) Lagos for assaulting a male security staff of Dana...

Nine years detention without trial Court case adjourns

An Igbosere High Court, Lagos, has fixed September 4 for ruling on an application seeking release of a 34-year-old man, Segun Odumeru, who has been in Kirikiri Prison...

Nigeria-bound ship with weapons detained in South Africa

South Africa yesterday detained a Russian ship laden with weapons and allegedly bound for Lagos, Nigeria. The vessel said to have left Madagascar was stopped near Port...

Police capture 20 suspected bandits, recover arms in Zamfara

The Zamfara State Police Command has captured 20 suspected bandits and recovered seven AK 47 rifles. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Kenneth Ebrimson, made...

US Jury: Nigerian finds guilty of hacking

A jury in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, has found a Nigerian guilty on federal charges related to hacking universities. Prosecutors said in a news release Monday that...

Acting President Prof. Osinbajo orders probe of the former DSS DG

THE anti-corruption war being waged by the President Muhammadu Buhari administration got a big boost on Tuesday after the removal from office of the former Director...

Gunmen allegedly attack Tse Ujoh

Suspected gunmen early hours of Friday attacked Tse Ujoh community in Ikyurav-Tiev in Katsina Alla local government area of Benue State and killed several people. While...