Police Arrests Human Parts Dealer in Kebbi A 37-year-old man, Danbaba Umar, in Kaoje, Bagudo Local Government Area, specialises in exhuming corpses from graves for ritual purposes, has been arrested by the Police Command in Kebbi who.   Mr Ibrahim Kabiru, Kebbi State Commissioner of Police,CP, told newsmen in Birnin Kebbi on Thursday that the arrest of the...... read more
N11b oil Scam: DSS fails to Produce Ubah in Court The Department of State Services, DSS, on Thursday, once again failed to produce the Chairman, Capital Oil and Gas, Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah, before Justice Muhammed Idris of the Federal High Court, Ikoyi, Lagos.   This is in flagrant disregard of the May 12, 2017, court order given to the DSS...... read more
Chime is Still Under Investigation - EFCC Ex-governor of Enugu state, Sullivan Chime is still being investigated over alleged acts of corruption perpetrated during his time in office by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC . Addressing journalists in Enugu on Wednesday, the head of the EFCC operations in the South-East, Mr. Johnson Babalola, said Chime was...... read more
Whistle-blowing: EFCC Arraigns Two for False Information Buhari Fannami and Ba-Kura Abdullahi, self-acclaimed whistleblowers, were on Tuesday, arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on two separate charges before Justice M. T Salihu of the Federal High Court Maiduguri, for allegedly giving false information to the agency. Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC spokesman, said that Fannam had...... read more
Man sentenced to 7-years Imprisonment for Stealing ATM card A Magistrate Court in Osogbo, Osun State capital Thursday sentenced a 30-year-old ex-convict, Olajide Adeshina to 7 years imprisonment for stealing an automated teller machine card with number: 0049765878 and other items. in a report by DAILYTRUST, the convict was arraigned by the Osun State Police Command on December 28, 2016...... read more
BREAKING: Appeal Court sets aside Omatseye conviction over alleged N1.5b scam There was wide jubilation at the Court of Appeal Lagos Division Thursday when the former Director General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Temisan Raymond Omateseye who was convicted of alleged N1.5bn scam, by a Federal High Court in Lagos, was discharged and acquitted. Vanguard gathered that the presiding...... read more
Attempts to con ex-Governor Suswam lands four in jail Four persons: Mark Gbaa, Ezekiel Azi, Bulus Ashom and Nuhu Atangs, were on Wednesday jailed one year each, for attempting to defraud a former governor. The convicts who were first arraigned in 2013, were found guilty of attempting to defraud then Benue State governor, Gabriel Suswam. They were convicted on a...... read more
Ex-NNPC Chief Andrew Yakubu loses bid to retrieve forfeited $9.8 million The former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation,NNPC, Andrew Yakubu, on Wednesday failed to recover the $9.8m seized from him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Mr. Yakubu had filed an application before a Federal High Court in Kano asking the court to overturn an interim order...... read more
Benue: Ex-convict kills Vigillante, left others wounded The Police in Benue State are currently on the trail of an ex-convict for allegedly killing a vigilante and wounding another innocent person at Nyiman layout of Makurdi metropolis. Spokesman of the Command, Moses Joel Yamu, told DAILYTRUST on Tuesday that  the ex-convict whose name was simply given as Solomon suddenly...... read more
Court convicts INEC official over Money Laundering A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, yesterday, convicted and sentenced an official of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Yisa Adedoyin, following a plea bargain arrangement he reached with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the charge brought against him, former Petroleum Resources Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke and two...... read more
Businessman arraigned for beating a woman to death A middle-aged businessman, Kingsley Oshiegbu, was on Wednesday in Lagos arraigned for beating a woman to death during an argument. Oshiegbu was charged with manslaughter before an Ikeja High Court. The State Prosecutor, Mr M.T Adewoye, told the court that the accused on April 1, 2015, punched Miss Ifeoma Ndidi, to...... read more
NSCDC to investigate alleged shooting of a Doctor by an Officer The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Bayelsa said it would investigate the alleged shooting of a medical doctor by its officer in Yenagoa. The Commandant of the corps in the state, Desmond Agu, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday that the Commandant-General of the corps,...... read more
One killed, six houses razed down over a girlfriend in Delta state Owheologbo community residents, Isoko North Local Government Area, Delta State, on Sunday night were thrown into confusion as one person was reportedly killed and six houses, including a secondary school building, were razed following a row over a girlfriend. Though details of the incident were still sketchy at press time, community...... read more
Saraki's Trial: FG lawyer Requests CCT to adjourn trial for the 4th Time The Lawyer representing the Federal Government in the trial of Senate President Bukola Saraki at the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT),  Rotimi Jacobs, has asked that the matter be adjourned again. Speaking at the tribunal when the case resumed on Thursday, Jacobs said his witness for the day was unavailable. According to TheCable,...... read more
Alleged N3.2bn Fraud: Court admits Heritage bank documents against Orji Kalu, others A federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, presided over by Justice Mohammed Idris, on Wednesday admitted in evidence, a set of documents brought by a Compliance Officer with Heritage Bank Plc, Adeniyi David Tunde, against the former governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu alongside the state's former finance commissioner,...... read more
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