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EFCC intercepts N211m worth of gold being illegally transported through the Lagos Airport en route Dubai (Photo)

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have intercepted gold worth about N211 million being illegally transported through the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos en route Dubai.   Following intelligence report, the operatives on November 9, 2018, uncovered the gold weighing about 35kg just at the point of …

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Court adjourns Dele Belgore’s N450m fraud trial to November 20th

Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, adjourned till November 20, 2018 for Muhammed Dele Belgore, SAN, and Prof. Abubakar Sulaiman, a former Minister For National Planning, to open their defence in a N450m fraud trial.   Belgore, a governorship …

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Update: Togolese cook who killed Chief Ope Bademosi arraigned in court for murder, remanded in prison

Sunday Anani, the 22-year-old Togolese cook who has since confessed to killing his boss, Chief Ope Bademosi, at their home in Parkview estate on Wednesday October 31st, was yesterday November 12th arraigned before an Igbosere Chief Magistrate Court in Lagos, on one count charge of murder.   The Lagos state …

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We’ve secured 703 convictions since 2015 – Ibrahim Magi says as he celebrates his 3rd year as EFCC boss

Today, the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu addressed the press to mark the occasion of his third year in charge of the anti-corruption crusade in the country.   During his speech, he said the commission has secured 703 convictions against politicians and other individuals who were involved in …

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4 men arrested over the death of 16-year-old Nigerian boy who was stabbed in front of his mother in the UK

Four suspects have been arrested after a Nigerian boy was stabbed to death and died in front of his mother in UK. John Ogunjobi, 16, who lived with his family in Tulse, South London, was stabbed in the street just before 11pm on November 5. Despite the efforts of paramedics …

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Man arrested after his two children were found dead inside a freezer in Ikorodu

The Lagos state police comand has arrested one Michael Ede,  following the mysterious death of his two children. Michael and his two children, Emma, 6, and Darasimi, 4, had gone to bed on Sunday November 11th at their home in the Ikorodu area of Lagos State and accoridng to Micahel, he …

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Photo: FCT police arrest four ‘One Chance’ suspects, female underwear found on them

The FCT Police Command has arrested three men for their alleged involvement in “one chance” robbery. Acording to the Police, the suspects identified as Onyebuchi Ifeanyikwu ‘m’ 40 years, Anthony Sunday ‘m’ 35 years and Usman Ali ‘m’ 19 years and Sani Bala ‘m’ 19 years, specialise in robbing their …

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Togolese cook confesses to killing his boss, Chief Ope Bademosi at his home in Parkview estate Lagos

Sunday Anani, the Togolese cook of businessman and chairman of Credit Swift ltd, Chief Ope Bademosi, has told the police how he killed his boss at their home located at No.3B, Onikoyi Lane, Parkview Estate, Ikoyi,  Lagos, on Wednesday, October 31, 2018.   A statement from the Lagos state police command’s spokesperson, …

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Photos: 25-year old robber nabbed for selling off chairs belonging to an event centre in Lagos

The Rapid Response Squad in Lagos thursday morning arrested 25-year old Donald who was hired by an event centre in Yaba to secure their premises and property but ended up doing the opposite.   Accoring to the RRS, ‘he was caught by our men at about 5:48am selling off 9 chairs belonging …

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See all the weapons found on protesting shiite members in Abuja

Yesterday, the Abuja police command paraded 400 shiite members arrested over the recent clashes they had with security agents in the territory. Paraded alongside were the dangerous weapons found with the sect members, which included petrol bombs and illicit drugs.   Recall that since on Saturday October 27th, the sect …

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