How police foiled attempt to kidnap Forte Oil boss, Femi Otedola Officers of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) in the Nigerian Police have foiled an attempt by a three-man gang to kidnap oil magnate, Femi Otedola. According to revelation made by the Force Headquarters’ spokesman, Don Awunah, a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), the three suspects, messers Ikechukwu Daniel, 28; Adeyemi Kayode,...... read more
Taraba Gov. Raises Alarm Over The Influx Of Boko Haram Taraba state Governor, Darius Ishaku has raised alarm over the influx of Boko Haram members into the state. The Governor raised the alarm while hosting senators in his office in Jalingo. He noted that recent arrests and interrogations by security agents indicated a high rate of influx to the state. He...... read more
UPDATE: EFCC re-arraigns Abia Ex-Governor, Orji Uzor kalu The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday re-arraigned the former Abia State Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, before the Federal High Court in Lagos on a 34-count charge of money laundering. Arraigned alongside the Abia Ex-governor was one Udeh Jones Udeogu, as well as Kalu's company, SlokNigeria Limited. In the amended charge marked FHC/ABJ/CR/56/07, the EFCC alleged that between August 2001 and December 2005, during Kalu’s...... read more
'I wouldn't want to join issues with EFCC or Obanikoro, am innocent of the allegation' - Gov. Fayose Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti state has denied collecting any cash from Senator Musiliu Obanikoro as alleged in by Obanikoro in his confession to the EFCC.  Fayose said the claim by Obanikoro, who is currently in EFCC custody, that he collected some money from him, was a clear indication that he...... read more
EFCC Arrests Bala Mohammed for Fake Contract valued at N1bn while serving as Minister The Economic and Financial Crimes Commision (EFCC) Monday night, arrested a former minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT),Bala Mohammed. He is currently in detention at the EFCC headquarters in Abuja. FactNews gathered that the ex-minister is being quizzed over allegations bordering fake contracts valued at valued at around N1bn and...... read more
Abia State government to ensure release of the abducted Nation Newspaper correspondent Abia State government has reassured of the speedy release of abducted nation newspaper correspondent Ugochukwu Ugorji Eke,who was abducted by unknown gunman at his Ogbor Hill residence on Sunday by 7.30pm. Commissioner for Petroleum and alternate Commissioner for Information,Chief Don Ubani,while briefing newsmen at the government house Umuahia,who lamented why the journalist...... read more
Robbers kill Nollywood actor in Asaba A gang of armed robbers yesterday killed a Nollywood actor identified as Clems Onyeka while Factnewsonline reporter narrowly escaped death by stray bullets in the same attack on a bullion van in Asaba, Delta State. The gang tried hijacking the van on DBS road Asaba when they were challenged by a...... read more
Police begins Search for abducted ex-NBA president The Rivers Police Command said on Monday it was conducting search for the abducted former President of the Nigeria Bar Association, Okey Wali.     The spokesperson of the command, Ahmad Muhammad, said in Port Harcourt that Mr. Wali, the immediate past president of the NBA, was abducted on Saturday.     He said...... read more
End of the road for transformer thief The saying which states that “every day may be for the thief while one day will be for the owner” played out recently in Lagos State, and became the lot of Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC). It was the electrocution of a young transformer thief at Fagba area of the state....... read more
2 arrested with corpse of 2-yr-old girl in Aba UMUAHIA — THE Abia State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Wednesday, arrested two men with the corpse of a two-year-old girl. The suspects were apprehended when they were trying to bury the corpse in an abandoned pit in Osisioma, near Aba. The middle-aged suspects are Jonathan Nwogu...... read more
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