Court jails Olisa Metuh 7 years for fraud

Slammed N375m fine The Federal High Court in Abuja has sentenced a former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr. Olisa Metuh, to seven years in prison. Justice Okon... Read more »

EFCC tracks $.54m lodgement in FCMB, charges depositor to court

The Federal High Court in Lagos has fixed March 27, 2020 for judgment on a motion on notice filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), seeking the permanent forfeiture of... Read more »

Court declares Olisa Metuh guilty of N400m fraud

A Federal High Court in Abuja has found the former spokesman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Olisa Metuh, guilty of N400 million fraud. Details later… Read more »

Police nab robbery gang terrorizing Aba, environs

Officers of the Abia State Police Command have reportedly arrested six members of a notorious armed robbery gang operating in Aba, the commercial nerve centre of Abia State, and its environs. The... Read more »

Randy UNILAG lecturer jailed 21 years for rape

An Ikeja  High Court, on Thursday, sentenced a part-time lecturer at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Mr. Afeez Baruwa, to 21 years imprisonment for  raping an 18-year-old girl admission seeker. Justice Josephine... Read more »

Police arrest one suspect over murder of Aso Villa director

The Police have arrested one Edirin Ohonre in connection with the murder of Laetitia Dagan, an Assistant Director of Administration at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Dagan was murdered in her home by some... Read more »

Gunmen murder Aso Villa Asst Director

An Assistant Director of Administration in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, Ms. Laetitia Naankang Dagan, has been reportedly killed by unknown assailants in her home in Abuja. Ms. Dagan, according to a statement... Read more »

Magu begs UK to extradite ex- Minister Diezani

The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has appealed to the government of United Kingdom (UK) to extradite the former Petroleum Minister, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke to... Read more »

Court remands four oil company directors over alleged £2.55bn fraud

A Federal High Court in Lagos, on Thursday, ordered the remand of four directors of Petrol Union Oil and Gas Company Ltd., over alleged £2.556 billion fraud. The defendants are: Abayomi Kukoyi;... Read more »

Trouble for T.A Orji as EFCC traces billions of Naira to son’s account

Almost five years after he vacated office, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is closing in on former governor of Abia State, Theodore Ahamefula Orji. Orji, who served between 2007-2015, Sunday Sun learnt,... Read more »
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