Two jailed in N362m laundering charges involving Diezani

A Yola High Court in the Adamawa State has sentenced two men to 21 years each over N362 million allegedly given by former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Allison-Madueke, to influence voting in the... Read more »

FG to arraign Ifeanyi Ubah, oil firm over N135bn alleged fraud

A Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned to February 13, 2020, the planned arraignment of the Chairman of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Senator Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah, following his absence in... Read more »

Woman kills husband by squeezing his manhood

Detectives from the Edo State Police Command have arrested a middle-aged woman identified as Eki Ekhator for allegedly killing her husband by squeezing his manhood. The incident was said to have happened... Read more »

EFCC arraigns Maina for another N738.6m contract scam

The embattled former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, has again been arraigned in court over alleged N738.6 million contract scam. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC)... Read more »

INTERPOL arrests Nigeria’s ex-Attorney General in Dubai over $1.3bn oil deal

Nigeria’s former Attorney General, Mohammed Adoke, has been arrested in Dubai, his lawyer told Reuters on Wednesday, after a warrant was issued earlier this year as part of one of the oil... Read more »

EFCC arraigns FCMB, two workers for criminal negligence

The Makurdi Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned First City Monument Bank (FCMB) alongside two of its employees – Timothy Shoon, an account officer, and Obende... Read more »

Police arrest three soldiers for kidnapping, armed robbery

Three soldiers and a civilian have been arrested by men of the Edo State Police Command for alleged kidnapping and armed robbery. The three soldiers were said to have been on the... Read more »

Appeal Court Justice kidnapped in Edo

Justice Chioma Nwosu-Iheme of the Court of Appeal in Edo State has been kidnapped. A police orderly attached to Justice Nwosu-Iheme was shot dead by the kidnappers. Witnesses said the kidnappers of... Read more »

Envoy confirms killing of another Nigerian in South Africa

The Consul General of Nigeria in Johannesburg, Mr Godwin Adama, has confirmed the murder of another Nigerian, Mr. Chikamso Ufordi, in South Africa. The deceased was allegedly shot dead by unknown assailants... Read more »

Maina arraigned in court, remanded in prison

Naira Marley’s trial adjourned A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has remanded former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, in prison custody. Maina was arraigned on Friday and... Read more »
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