Category: News

  • BREAKING NEWS: POLICE PARADE ABDUCTORS OF EKITI SCHOOL PUPILS

    BREAKING NEWS: POLICE PARADE ABDUCTORS OF EKITI SCHOOL PUPILS

    Ekiti State Police Command has successfully apprehended some of the suspects allegedly involved in the abduction of school children in Emure Local Government Area of the State. One of the suspects was killed during a gun battle with policemen. Briefing newsmen on the success, the state police commissioner said the syndicate were responsible for various…

  • EFCC Arraigns Ibadan Business Woman for N58m Alleged Fraud

    EFCC Arraigns Ibadan Business Woman for N58m Alleged Fraud

    The Ibadan Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Ajayi Oluwabukola Temitope before an Oyo State High Court for allegedly obtaining N58,458,000.00 (Fifty-Eight Million, Four Hundred and Fifty-Eight Thousand Naira) by false pretence from her victims. She was arraigned on Wednesday, February 14, 2024, before the court presided over by Justice…

  • A COMPENDIUM OF 100 HIGH PROFILE CORRUPTION CASES IN NIGERIA, 2023 – HEDA 7th Edition

    A COMPENDIUM OF 100 HIGH PROFILE CORRUPTION CASES IN NIGERIA, 2023 – HEDA 7th Edition

    1 Diezani Allison-Madueke: $20bn Fraud 2 Muhammed Kuchazi: $9.6bn P&ID Money Laundering 3 Abayomi Kukoyi & 3 Others: €2.556bn Fraud Trial 4 Ahmed Idris (Ex Accountant General of the Federation) And 3 Ors – ₦109.4bn: Illegal Diversion of Public Funds 5 Vice Admiral Murtala Nyako (retd) (Ex Governor of Adamawa), Senator Abdulaziz Nyako: ₦29bn Fraud…

  • TROOPS BURST ANOTHER RIFLE FABRICATION FACTORY IN PLATEAU, RECOVER CACHE OF ARMS AND AMMUNITION

    TROOPS BURST ANOTHER RIFLE FABRICATION FACTORY IN PLATEAU, RECOVER CACHE OF ARMS AND AMMUNITION

    In it’s determination to clear troubled regions of Plateau State from criminal activities, Troops of Operation SAFE HAVEN under HAKORIN DAMISA IV during a clearance operations on rugged mountainous terrain discovered an isolated structure which turned out to be a weapons fabrication factory situated on a high ground in Pakachi Village, Mangu Local Government Area…

  • LASG PRESENTS ALIMOSHO MODEL CITY PLAN TO PUBLIC

    LASG PRESENTS ALIMOSHO MODEL CITY PLAN TO PUBLIC

    As part of the process of finalising the ongoing review of the Alimosho Model City Plan, the State Government will, from Monday, 19th February, present the document to members of the public for further comments. According to the Commissioner for Physical Planning and Urban Development, Dr. Oluyinka Olumide, the planning document would be available at…

  • BREAKING: FG asks Interpol to place three Nigerians

    BREAKING: FG asks Interpol to place three Nigerians

    BREAKING: FG asks Interpol to place three Nigerians on watchlist for conniving with Emefiele to forge Buhari’s signature to steal $6.2m from CBN The three suspects: Adamu Abubakar, Imam Abubakar, and Odoh Eric Ocheme were accused of forging the signature of ex-President Buhari and documents purportedly written by Boss Mustapha, the former secretary to the…

  • Kidnapping: Truckload of northern travellers, guns intercepted in Ondo, says Amotekun

    Kidnapping: Truckload of northern travellers, guns intercepted in Ondo, says Amotekun

    Amotekun in Ondo says it intercepted trucks loaded with 149 men coming from the North with guns, cutlasses and bags of Indian hemp. They were intercepted on Tuesday at the black spot mapped for different cases of kidnapping, banditry and armed robbery in the state by the local security outfit. Amotekun commander Adetunji Adeleye, who…

  • An investigative Jounalist Yakubu Mohammed of Premium Times Nigeria

    An investigative Jounalist Yakubu Mohammed of Premium Times Nigeria

    Nigerian MDAs paid over N159bn into private accounts in six years Chapter Seven, Section 713 of Nigeria’s Financial Regulations 2009 states that “Personal money shall in no circumstances be paid into a government bank account, nor shall any public money be paid into a private account.” Last month, the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Betta Edu,…

  • EFCC freezes N3b traced to former Aviation Minister

    EFCC freezes N3b traced to former Aviation Minister

    According to the Nation, EFCC quizzed and arrested Abubakar Ahmad Sirika, brother of immediate-past Minister Hadi Sirika over an alleged N8.06 billion contract fraud in the Federal Ministry of Aviation. Of the contract sum, about N3.2 bn was traced to Engirios Nigeria Limited, owned by Abubakar Sirika, who is a Level-16 officer, a deputy director,…

  • Ecowas Drama in Past Few Weeks

    Ecowas Drama in Past Few Weeks

    The withdrawal of Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso from the Economic Community of West African States is more of a setback for those countries than for ECOWAS. What has been their historic contribution to ECOWAS over the years? In terms of financial contributions, they were not contributors. Regarding the Economic Community of West African States…