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Photo: EFCC arrests ex-JAMB staff for N10m Fraud

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office has arrested one Kola Al-Amin, a former staff of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB over alleged forgery and obtaining money by false pretences. His arrest followed a petition alleging that sometime in November, 2010, Kola who operates under …

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43-year old Nigerian money launderer, Kazeem Akinwale convicted In UK

Following a tip from Christie’s auction house, London-based Nigerian man who British authorities described as a “go-to money launderer for fraudsters all around the world” has been convicted. Kazeem Akinwale aka Ola Gapiano, was found guilty of fraud and possessing criminal property after he tried to fool a client of …

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Photo: Four NDLEA officials killed in Ondo

Four officials of the National Drug Law Enforcementr Agency NDLEA, were killed by unknown gunmen in Ondo state over the weekend. According to reports, the gunmen stormed the NDLEA checkpoint in lfon Division in Ose Local government area of the state, and opened fire at the officers who were on a stop …

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Photo: 200-Level student bags one year, hard labour over dating Fraud

Justice Mojisola Dada of the Special Offences Court, sitting in Ikeja, Lagos on Thursday, February 14, 2019, sentenced Festus Ojomola, an internet fraudster to one year imprisonment with hard labour for possessing fraudulent documents and engaging in dating scam. Ojomola was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, …

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Former Niger State Governor, Babangida Aliyu re-arraigned for N2billion fraud

On February 14, 2019, EFCC re-arraigned Babangida Aliyu, a former Niger State Governor, Umar Nasko and Tanko Beji, before Justice Mikailu Abdullahi of a Niger State High Court sitting in Minna. They are facing a seven-count charge of fraud to the tune of over N2 billion. One of the charges …

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Photo: EFCC arrests 8 suspected Internet fraudsters in Ilorin

Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office have arrested eight suspected internet fraudsters following a tip-off and surveillance carried out around Irewolede, Ilorin, Kwara State. A statement from the antigraft agency says the suspects who were rounded up at about 9.35pm on February 11, 2019 …

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Nigerian nanny found guilty of murdering 8-month-old baby by force-feeding her in the US

A Nigerian nanny has been found guilty of murdering an 8-month-old baby by force-feeding her half a pint of milk in less than 30 seconds. Oluremi Adeleye, 73, was trusted with the care of 8-month-old Enita Salubi in Maryland. But the nanny was captured on a nanny cam taking the teat off a …

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Photo: Man apprehended with female pants says a prophet sent him to steal them

25-year-old panel beater, Adejoh Ojonugwa, pictured above, who was recently arrested for stealing the pants of his sister and sister in-law, has said that Prophet Olajide Ogunleye also known as Kokoro-Ayo, of the Celestial Church of Christ, Ibanujemidopin Parish, Uso in Owo Council area of the state, sent him to steal …

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Rival cult clash claims one life in Oguta, Imo State

Today, some rival cult groups clashed in Oguta, Imo State leaving one person dead. Oguta, a local government area in Imo State has always been known for cult activities in the past and today’s tragic event took place just as the governor of Imo State, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, paid a courtsey …

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Kidnap gang notorious for selling children nabbed by police in Enugu

Operatives of the Enugu State police command have arrested a notorious kidnapping ring that specialized in abducting children from schools located in the six local government councils in Enugu east senatorial zone and whisking them to neighbouring states for sale. According to reports, the ladies identified as Nkeiruka Odo from …

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